John Marquis, the British editor of The Tribune in the Bahamas, is to be allowed to stay in his job after a long fight to get his work permit renewed.
Some politicians led by the foreign minister Fred Mitchell wanted him out because of his “insulting comments” about members of the government. Hold the Front Page has the story.
John, a former colleague of mine at the Evening Echo in Hemel Hempstead, has always been a robust and colourful journalist. I hope he continues to ruffle feathers.