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Bajan View



This is a round up of the major news storeies for the past month. For the most current news plus archives of Barbados news stories please visit the Nation Newspaper's website online on the world wide web at: 

Augast 1999

  • David Thompson leader of the opposition DLP (Democratic Labour Party) was re-elected as leader of that political party.

  • Health Minister Liz Thompson was fired by Prime Minister Owen Arthur and was replaced by Philip Godard.

  • The Wharf Road in Bridetown re-opened after its closing for repairs. In related news the Bridgetown rehablilitation program is in full swing.

  • On Augast 24th the Prime Minister gave his 1999 Budget proposals.


More news next month....