#Nassau, July 11, 2018 – Bahamas – A State Reception was held at Government House on July 10, 2018 — Independence Day — hosted by Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling in observance of Bahamas Independence 45th Grand Anniversary Celebrations.
In photos of the festivities, the Governor General receives guests at the Reception along with Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis (pictured greeting Lady Darling), Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Philip Davis, and, standing behind, Commander of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, Commodore Tellis Bethel. At the celebration Cake Cutting ceremony, pictured from left: Chairman of the 45th Independence Anniversary Secretariat Mark Humes; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Peter Turnquest; Mrs. Patricia Minnis; Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis; Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling; Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Philip Davis; and Mrs. Ann Marie Davis.
In other photos, the mix and mingle.
(BIS Photos/Derek Smith)