Letters

Berbice Bar has been silent on Nandlall matter

Dear Editor,Please allow me space to voice a simple question to the world and, more particularly, the Berbice Bar Association .

Jailing of teen for leaving Guyana illegally was oppressive

Dear Editor, On Wednesday October 22nd, Freddie Kissoon wrote an article in KN that seemed not to resonate as it should among those who are allowed to think independently .

Masjids, Churches and Temples must end troubling silence in the face of wrongdoings at several levels

Dear Editor,We learnt of an armed robbery committed in St Philips Church just as the congregation was preparing for Mass .

Mr Narain should have offered a solution to this impasse

Dear Editor, I write with reference to Mr .

Unpleasant customer service experience at Church’s

Dear Editor,I attended a meeting at a company in the vicinity of Regent and Hincks streets which ended way past the customary stroke of lunch .

Carpe Diem did not disappoint

Dear Editor,With all respect to Ms .

Work on part of trench along Hunter St to Mandela Ave unacceptable

Dear Editor,It is disgusting to see competent workers do sloppy work .

Constitutional education must be put on the agenda

Dear Editor,The Guyana Constitution is dead at its heart unless it is activated by we, the people .

Guyanese Americans should vote in NY poll

Dear Editor,I am appealing to Guyanese and other Caribbean Americans to come out to vote tomorrow as well as to become involved in the political campaign; their participation may very well determine the outcome of several close electoral contests in New York and around the country that will impact on their future .

Plumbing new depths of debauchery and degradation

Dear Editor,There is a profound weariness that envelops and overloads Guyanese from all walks and persuasions .

Parents have to get involved in their children’s education from playschool to sixth form

Dear Editor,Reading about the successes of our children at the CSEC and CAPE examinations this year, I, as I am sure many other Guyanese, swelled up more than a little bit with pride over their accomplishments .

Urgent action needed for overall development of WI cricket

Dear Editor, I have read and listened to the myriad of exchanges between the parties (WICB, WIPA, BCCI & the WI squad) and the subsequent editorials and other articles from leading media houses and cricket experts and their respective apportionment of blame towards the respective parties .

Opposition needs to press for the return to Parliament and let the PPP face its destiny there

Dear Editor, I read former Clerk of the National Assembly Frank Narain’s letter (“Clerk of the National Assembly has acted impartially…”  SN – November 1, 2014) and I am disappointed, at best, on the degree to which the writer missed the opportunity to tie his commentary on precedent to the current context of the situation upon which he chose to write .

Navin was a noble soul

Dear Editor, I am saddened to learn that Navin Chandarpal has died .

Clerk of the National Assembly has acted impartially, correctly and fearlessly like his predecessors

Dear Editor,This is the first time as far as my memory goes, in my 82 years, that I am writing a letter to the Press .

An important aspect of self-reparation is convincing ourselves that we have the capacity to prove the illegality of the slave trade in a court of law if necessary

Dear Editor,The British, in the 1803 Articles of Capitulation adopted and enforced several treaties and laws from the Dutch which guaranteed protection and freedom from enslavement to the Indians (Amerindians) of the three counties which became British Guiana .

Parade of a pathetic battalion of so-called warriors

Dear Editor,The air crackles with the stain and stench of those glorying in the self-description of warrior, and the swagger that comes from testosterone purchased in bottles .

Invalidity benefit not paid by NIS

Dear Editor,I am writing about the problems that I am having with the National Insurance Scheme .

Guyanese migrant died in NY hospital after what family said was poor treatment

Dear Editor,Guyanese-American Pitamber (Prem) Lekhram, formerly of Tain Settlement, died at Jamaica Hospital last Sunday apparently of, what family members feel, was neglect and poor medical services .

It was unfair to make a comparison of  taxes on the salvaged vehicle with others

It was unfair to make a comparison of taxes on the salvaged vehicle with others

Dear Editor,I noted in your newspaper, an article published on October 27, 2014 captioned `GRA Head says bought salvaged Prado at auction’, for which a similar article was previously carried by another newspaper captioned `Auditor General should investigate Sattaur’s vehicle…GRA boss imports Prado for $1 .

Get out of the elevated offices, get to the people

Dear Editor,I am privy to some encouraging stories, as shared by citizens recently, on a common experience that originated from a rather surprising source .

Terrible and dangerous contradictions

Dear Editor,Very few people can put up with folks who think the world about themselves and very little-if any of others; folks who foolishly think the world spins for them alone .

Navin had a full and fruitful life

Dear Editor,To Cde Indra, the children and the rest of the family, we the close comrades and friends of Navin express our collective deep grief and sense of loss by celebrating the life of this extraordinary human being, Cde Navin Chandarpal .

A case for the Speaker’s powers?

Dear Editor,I am not an attorney, a constitutional expert, a politician or a current or former member of the National Assembly and therefore do not seek to pronounce on matters of the Assembly .

Either the President or Mr Nandlall must respond directly to issues raised in tape recording

Dear Editor, With reference to the “threats recording” scandal involving the Minister of Legal Affairs, Mr .

Diminishing output from private cane farmers disturbing

Dear Editor,Recently I was invited as a cane farmer to attend a meeting of the National Cane Farming Committee (NCFC) .

Cde Navin was able to re-energize the PYO

Dear Editor,It was with profound sadness that I received the news of the untimely death of Navin Chandarpal, a veteran politician, science teacher and lecturer .

GRA employs on agreed terms and conditions between the employee and the Authority

Dear Editor,I have read the article in the Kaieteur News dated October 27, 2014, captioned `Sattaur collected full retirement package in 2012 .

Kudos to the Reliance police

Dear Editor,I applaud the police ranks of the Reliance Police Station at East Canje for responding in less than ten minutes to a break-and-enter reported in the wee hours of Wednesday .

Navin was a great raconteur

Dear Editor,I shall miss my friend Navin Chandarpal .

This transcript must not be another lost day, another sick story

Dear Editor,I reserve public conclusions, condemnation or judgment .

St Kitts gov’t also faces no-confidence motion

Dear Editor,No-confidence motions have been filed against the administrations of two states in the Caribbean community and the electorates in these two countries are anxiously awaiting the outcome of the no-confidence motions which if passed will pave the way for early general elections .

What about Team Coco?

Dear Editor,Kindly permit this correspondence to be considered for your letter column because it’s a sensitive subject pertaining to the development of sports in Guyana .

How much has Skeldon Sugar Modernisation Project cost to date, what about operational losses?

Dear Editor,I refer to a letter from Mr Mark Jacobs in yesterday’s Stabroek News captioned `Varying figures have been given for the cost of the Skeldon factory’ .

Demand for service determines which sections in GRA function during lunch

Dear Editor,The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has taken note of the letter written by Mr .



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