Thursday, October 24, 2019

Broadcasting pioneer Calsey Johnson dies

Bahamas High Commissioner to Canada Dr. Calsey Johnson

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamas High Commissioner to Canada, and veteran broadcaster Dr Calsey Johnson passed away in hospital this morning.

He was 82 years old, and died two days before his birthday around 4am.

Johnson, a Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Stalwary Councillor, started his career was among the pioneers of ZNS and the Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas.

In a statement on his death, the PLP chronicled Johnson’s life successes and expressed sadness over the loss. 

“Calsey Johnson was a man of many parts,” the statement said.

“He was, however, first and foremost a broadcaster.  Read more >>