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State funeral to be held for former Gove...

A STATE funeral will be held Thursday at Christ Church Cathedral for former Governor General and Deputy Prime Minister Arthur Dion Hanna. Yesterday, a Cabinet Office statement also announced that Mr Hanna’s body would rest today in the foyer of the House of Assembly. The general public will be allowed to view his body from […]

Governor General Dame Sandra Mason to be...

Governor General Dame Sandra Mason is expected to become Barbados’ first President when the country officially moves to Republican status on November 30. In a conversation with Barbadians on Saturday, Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced that Dame Sandra had agreed to be named the first president, while defending the selection of the current governor general […]

Groups want SC governor and General Asse...

Over 1,000 HC Doctors Sign Petition Calling on State to Allow Mask Requirements House Democrats call for special session to repeal budget clause governing masks SC School Boards Association Calls on Legislature to “Take a Step Back” Pressure is mounting on Governor Henry McMaster and the General Assembly, as groups across the state urge the […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA, ON, August 15, 2021 / CNW / – I am happy to greet those from coast to coast and around the world who are celebrating National Acadian Day. On this day of celebration, let’s take the time to learn more about the inspiring history of Acadia, which is filled with stories of courage, resilience […]

Canadian Prime Minister to visit Governo...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends a press conference with Mary Simon to announce her as the next Governor General of Canada in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada, July 6, 2021. REUTERS / Patrick Doyle Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now OTTAWA, Aug. 14 (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will […]

Governor General Froyla Tzalam Tells OAS...

Views : 1,096 Posted: Thursday August 12, 2021. 2:11 PM CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Belize Governor General Froyla Tzalam said indigenous peoples need specific support to enable meaningful commitment and resources to bridge the gap between practice and policy. The Governor General addressed the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) which […]

Lieutenant Governor’s attorney general a

By Travis Fain, WRAL reporter Internal lawyer for Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson was arrested over the weekend at a restaurant in Fuquay-Varina and charged with resisting alcohol law enforcement officers. Brian LiVecchi, 40, “interfered” in an FTA inspection at the BrickHouse Bar & Grill, agency spokeswoman Erin Bean said on Monday. When he kept intervening, […]

Governor General Simon marks Internation...

OTTAWA, ON, August 9, 2021 / CNW / – “On August 9, we commemorate the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. It marks the day of the first meeting of the United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations in 1982. For thousands of years, Indigenous peoples around the world have cared for the lands, […]

Governor General on the occasion of the ...

#Bahamas, November 30, 2021 – Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Obadiah Wilchcombe has said his ministry will adopt the You Are Someone program in the first quarter of 2022 to ensure the disability community is included in all aspects of society. Minister Wilchcombe was addressing the organized church service (Sunday, November […]

A TRUE PATRIOT OF THE BAHAMAS: Former Go...

By RASHAD ROLLE Principal journalist of the Tribune [email protected] FORMER Governor General and Deputy Prime Minister Arthur Dion Hanna, the ardent progressive whose faith in Bahamians helped push the Bahamas towards independence and sparked the era-defining policy of Bahamianization, has died at him yesterday at 93. Mr Hanna was Deputy Prime Minister from 1967 to […]