Monthly Archives: June 2022

Churches to support efforts to tighten legislation on marital rape 

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — The Bahamas Christian Council (BCC) says it is prepared to support efforts by the Government to tighten the law to provide protection against rape for spouses in the period between legal separation and divorce.

Some Spanish Town residents in support of, others against SOE in St Catherine 

THE Government’s imposition of a state of emergency (SOE) in St Catherine was greeted with both support and opposition in Spanish Town on Friday morning, hours after Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced the measure designed to stop rampant criminality in the parish.

Woman sets man ablaze after drink request refused 

SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland — Residents of Negril were sent scampering on Thursday after a man was set ablaze by a woman who is believed to be mentally ill., pub-0506098242811370, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0