Bahamas PM promises probe into utility saga

The BPL (Bahamas Power and Light) building. (Photo by Torrell Glinton)

By Sloan Smith

NASSAU, Bahamas — The Bahamas government will launch an investigation into the situation that unfolded over the past week between some former members of the Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) board and minister of public works Desmond Bannister, according to Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis.

“I have met this morning with the past BPL board members, had a very great meeting with them and I have informed them that in light of what has been transpiring, that the government will initiate a proper investigation into the BPL saga and when we complete that investigation that will be made readily available,” Minnis said, following a tour of the Grand Lucayan resort and the Port Lucayan Marketplace…

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