Interviews and photos by Jeffrey Trotman
Chairman of the Linden IMC Orrin Gordon and the rest of IMC members expressed disappointment at the July statutory meeting over the slow pace at which the current administration is moving to meet their expectations, which include reopening the Kara Kara Toll Point, making speedy arrangements for a new system of operating the Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge, increasing councillors’ stipend and employees’ wages among other issues that they feel should be urgently addressed.
This week on What the People Say we asked members of the public to comment on this year’s budget. Here are their responses:
Zaimoon Ramjohn, fish vendor,
‘I don’t know what is going on with the budget but I know what is going on in my home.
Interviews by Mariah Lall, Aliyah Briggs and Dhanash Ramroop with photos by Keno George
On a recent visit to Linden, First Lady Sandra Granger expressed her hope of one day seeing a woman appointed Police Commissioner or Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force.
Interviews by Rae Wiltshire and photos
by Arian Browne and Rae Wiltshire
The Guyana Police Force has moved to implement parallel parking on Robb and Regent streets, saying that it will reduce congestion.
Interviews by Jeanna Pearson and photos by Rae Wiltshire
This week we asked residents of Plastic City, a squatting area on the foreshore of Vreed-en-Hoop, West Coast Demerara, about their views on the upcoming General Elections and what changes they would like to see happen.