OBA MP Sylvan Richards: Is The Government Serious About Immigration Reform?

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The following statement was submitted on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 by One Bermuda Alliance MP Sylvan Richards, Shadow Minister of Home Affairs. [caption id="attachment_14277" align="alignleft" width="218"] Sylvan Richards, OBA Shadow Minister of Home Affairs[/caption] Why is the Government only... Read more

Three Men & One Woman Arrested in Disturbance at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club

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Police confirmed this morning that three men and one woman were arrested in connection with the reported disturbance at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club that occurred around 8pm on Wednesday (June 26)  – "not four men as originally reported". A spokesman said: "Inquiries continue regarding the circum... Read more

OBA Senator Dwayne Robinson Denounces Threats to Gay Community

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One Bermuda Alliance Senator Dwayne Robinson has condemned threats on social media made against members of the LGBTQ community, with an appeal to members of the public to help police track down the offenders. In the lead up to Bermuda's first-ever gay pride parade on August 31, Senator Robinson s... Read more

Education Minister: ‘There Will Be No Loss of Employment’ at Paget Primary School

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[caption id="attachment_2497" align="alignleft" width="480"] Education Minister Diallo Rabain[/caption] Faced with another protest demonstration, this time by Paget Primary School, Education Minister Diallo Rabain issued assurances that class mergers will not lead to job losses at the Ord Road fa... Read more

PLP MP Walton Brown on Commission of Inquiry on ‘Land Grabs’

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The following Op-Ed was submitted by Progressive Labour Party MP Walton Brown   Serving in Opposition can be a long and frustrating process under the Westminster System. Victories tend to be more few and far between and often more symbolic than real. Back in July 2014, the PLP success... Read more

Police: Four Arrested After Fight at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club

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Police arrested four men after an altercation at Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club last night. A spokesman said officers responded to a 911 call around 8pm. "Information suggests that an altercation occurred between two men, with one brandishing a bladed article. "At this time it is understood that... Read more

Motorcade Planned to Commemorate Gombey Warriors on Historic Concacaf Victory

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[caption id="attachment_14249" align="alignleft" width="377"] Minister Foggo with Nahki Wells[/caption] Bermuda's "outstanding and historic performance" in the Concacaf Gold Cup will be the focal point of celebratory plans by the Ministry of Sports for a motorcade to commemorate the islands 2-0 v... Read more

Mirrors Inaugural All In! 8 Keys of Excellence in Partnership With Dellwood Middle School

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Senator Kathy Lynn Simmons  recently announced the end of year celebration for the inaugural All In! 8 Keys of Excellence Programme at Dellwood Middle School, held yesterday (June 20) at  St Johns Church, Pembroke. ... Read more

Immigration Reform: Mixed Status Families to be Counted as Data Collection Continues

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Families where one parent has Bermuda status or a permanent resident's certificate, while the spouse or children do not, even if they were born in Bermuda, are being asked to make themselves known to the Department of Immigration. According to the Minister responsible for Immigration, Wayne Caine... Read more

Bermuda Seals 2-0 Maiden Victory Against Nicaragua in Concacaf Gold Cup

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Bermuda's Gombey Warriors pulled off an historic maiden win defeating Nicaragua 2-0 in the Concacaf Gold Cup at Red Bull Stadium in New Jersey, with goals from Lejaun Simmons and Nahki Wells. When it was all said and done, Bermuda placed third in Group B, in front of a number of local fans who at... Read more