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Defence Force Makes History With Public Service Award

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Coral Harbour Base 25 Oct 15. (RBDF) – Acting Commander Defence Force, Captain Tellis Bethel, congratulates Senior Lieutenant Origin Deleveaux on behalf of the Officers, Warrant Officers, Non-commissioned Officers, and Marines of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force on the occasion of winning the 2015/2016 National Public Officer of the Year Award.

The selection for the annual event was made from among 16 nominees representing a cross-section of Departments within the Public Service. (The win was the first time ever for the Defence Force, which is the military arm of the Public Service). Senior Lieutenant Deleveaux also won the Ministry of National Security’s Employer of the Year Award, a prerequisite for the National Public Officer Award; another first for the Defence Force.

While extending congratulations to all participants in the Public Service, Captain Bethel stated that it is his intention for members of the Defence Force to “step up and step out in setting the standard of excellence in leadership, integrity and accomplishment for a better Bahamas. Today’s Award was symbolic of this intention.”

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force remains committed and will continue to “Guarding Our Heritage”

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Morgan Heritage Member dies

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Rashaed Esson

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#MorganHeritage#PeterMorgan, February 26th, 2024 – Peter Morgan, member of the Grammy Winning Jamaican Reggae Band Morgan Heritage, died on Sunday February 25th at the age of 46. His family made the announcement on Instagram, however the cause of his death was not mentioned. Morgan Heritage, an all family group, children to Jamaican reggae artist Denroy Morgan, was known for hits like “She’s Still loving me.”

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Jamaica Local Govt Elections held

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#Jamaica#LocalGovElections, February 26th, 2024 – Jamaica’s long awaited local government elections were held today February 26th, after being postponed on several occasions since November of 2020. Reports indicate that just over two million Jamaicans are eligible to vote and that the electoral system was well prepared with a total of 6,726 polling stations in 2,148 locations across the island, open from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Voters selected from 496 nominated candidates across the island. The date for results is yet to be announced

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Ariel Henry to Finalize Agreement with Kenya for Multinational Force – Could Bring Political Tensions.

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Rashaed Esson

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#Haiti#Kenya#ArielHenry, February 26th, 2024 – Haiti’s Prime Minister Ariel Henry is flying to Nairobi Kenya on Tuesday February 27th, to finalize the paperwork with Kenyan authorities for the deployment of the multinational force. However, the legitimacy of anything he agrees to or signs is already being questioned because Haiti currently has no parliament and Henry should have demitted office since February 7.  

 

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