Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Tennyson Wells Dies: Former Minister Had Lengthy Health Battle

Former Cabinet Minister Tennyson Wells

By KHRISNA RUSSELL
Deputy Chief Reporter
krussell@tribunemedia.net

AFTER battling prostate cancer, hypertension and diabetes, “tenacious” and “fearless” former Cabinet minister Tennyson Wells died at his home yesterday morning.

“I guess he gave up,” Tennyson Wells Jr said of his father, telling The Tribune the death had been the end of two separate stints in hospital, the first happening about two weeks ago.

The Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute chairman, known as an outspoken public figure, was 72 years old.  Read more >>