Ramesh Dookhoo, private sector executive on the need for local gov’t elections:

 

‘First of all let me say that the Private Sector (PSC) is in full support of local government elections, and is very frustrated that it has not yet been held. Unfortunately, the PSC has been unable to convince the powers of the urgency of holding elections. Some political parties say they are preparing for local government elections while the government says people are not ready.’

More in Local News

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Maxton Lawrie

    Essequibo rice farmer killed by sister in apparent act of self defence

  2. Tyrell Pershad

    Stewartville woman seeks answers after finding son dead at home

  3. Gailann Chacon

    Excavator operator killed, friend injured

  4. Boy, 14, released after questioning over cocaine in suitcase handles

  5. The wreckage of the bus after the accident

    Several injured after minibus topples during race on Regent St

  6. Shivnarine Chanderpaul

    Service without honour: Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion

  7. Ian Griffith

    Businessman, woman charged over cocaine found in suitcase handles

  8. Another view of the bus

    Man dies after ‘racing’ crash on Regent St


Recommended For You