Monday, July 8, 2019

Governor General urges citizens to unite in solidarity

His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General, raised the Flag at Parliament and Rawson Squares during the Official Launch/National Pride Day ceremony of the 46th Anniversary Independence Celebrations, July 5, 2019.

By Betty Vedrine – Bahamas Information Services

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – All measures should be taken to ensure that love and unity are the prevailing themes in The Bahamas. This was the message of Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith at National Pride Day festivities to launch the 46th Anniversary of Bahamas Independence celebrations last Friday, July 5, 2019.

“Though we are many islands, we are one nation,” said His Excellency. “We, therefore, need to live in brotherly love and find ways to eliminate divisiveness. We should find ways to preserve our legacy of hospitality by rejecting things that divide us and commit to the spirit of love and abiding respect for our fellowman.”  Read more >>