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Category 5 Hurricane Dorian

3,500 evacuated

About 3,500 people have been evacuated through public and private efforts from Abaco and Grand Bahama to New Providence in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian so far, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Spokesperson Carl Smith…

Aid rising for hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

(Stabroek News, 6 September 2019 (Following a visit to hurricane-hit  Bahamas by a CARICOM high level delegation yesterday, the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has allocated almost US$ 1 million in relief funds for the government and the…

Deepening crisis in Dorian’s wake

(The Nassau Guardian, 6 Sept. 2019) MARSH HARBOUR, Abaco — The stench of death lingers throughout Marsh Harbour, Abaco. It’s easy to mistake the once-booming island for the scene of a post-apocalyptic film. During a visit to the…