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St Ignatius celebrates heritage

Prime Minister, Samuel Hinds (third from left), Region Nine Chairman, Wilson Laurentino and toshao Musa Xavier among Region Nine residents at yesterday’s Amerindian heritage celebrations in St Ignatius.

Leon Johnson honoured by GCC

West Indies batsman Leon Johnson, who recently became the 300th cricketer to play for the West Indies in the 500th test match played by the regional side,  was last night honoured by the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) following his debut against Bangladesh in the second test  in Gros Islet, St Lucia September 13-17.
Johnson, who at 16 made his first class debut for Guyana, has played club cricket for GCC.
Above Johnson, third from right, shares the moment with some of his contemporaries from left, Joshua Wade, Elon Fernandes, Trevon Griffith, Christopher Barnwell, Robin Bacchus, Delon Fernandes and Vishal Singh. See details in tomorrow’s issue.
(Orlando Charles photo)

    Above Johnson, third from right, shares the moment with some of his contemporaries from left, Joshua Wade, Elon Fernandes, Trevon Griffith, Christopher Barnwell, Robin Bacchus, Delon Fernandes and Vishal Singh.

Ramotar holds talks with Canadian PM

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President Donald Ramotar (fourth from right) and Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper (3rd from right) with members of their respective delegations during a meeting on the sidelines of the UNGeneral Assembly.(GINA photo)

Extension to Mahaicony Secondary commissioned

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The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development and officials of the Region Five, Regional Democratic Council, Minister of Local Government Norman Whittaker yesterday commissioned 12 of 17 projects completed in the Region as part of the Government’s developmental strategy for all the administrative regions, GINA said.