Dear Editor,It is now very clear that the PPP has this unceasing interest – more like a sick obsession – in smothering dissenting voices to manage thinking .
Dear Editor,As I traverse the congested streets of Georgetown and the lethal roadways of Guyana one pleasure I have is to observe the wonderful names inscribed so resourcefully on our minibuses .
Dear Editor,Most of us are enraged when we hear of the rape and abuse of children .
Dear Editor,Two weeks ago, driving west on Hadfield Street (in front of Smith Memorial Primary School), I saw some schoolchildren playing with a dog .
Dear Editor,I was invited to a workshop on Democracy on Friday, April 4, and was asked to mobilise a few interested residents who were willing to participate .
Dear Editor,In the explanation of her refusal to apologise to MP Jaipaul Sharma, which we saw on Wednesday, the Minister of Education, Ms Priya Manickchand said that if she apologized she would be betraying the victims of rape and paedophilia: “I cannot abandon them just to keep the National Assembly happy,” she explained .
Dear Editor,I have been legally married to a man (name given) for 22 years .
Dear Editor,Where is Guyana’s progress headed if our destiny is pursued privately on the basis of race which then makes it the take it or leave it national agenda for everyone else? Agreement with PNC/APNU MP Mr Joseph Harmon’s budget presentation in which he urged greater adherence to the National Competitiveness Strategy (NCS) motivating his calls for “a national conversation on the transportation system, including roads, bridges, airstrips, airports and waterways” as reported in the SN of April 4 cannot be out of order .
Dear Editor,What has this society become?I just read on INews about an employee of a government agency hitting a nurse with his car and driving away without rendering assistance .
Dear Editor,I think it’s truly wonderful that another Canadian company is coming to mine gold .
Dear Editor,Having had the opportunity to meet Ms Priya Manickchand in the course of my attachment to NCERD, I concluded that she has a strong sense of justice and is totally dedicated to the protection of the children of the nation making efforts towards achieving the best for them in the education sector .
Dear Editor,The following is an email comment, by a blogger, ‘Averiguador,’ on a story published in the Trinidad Express on March 18, 2014 under the heading of ‘Mule race coming’ in which the writer, Mr Ralph Maraj, a former cabinet minister in the Trinidad and Tobago government, was commenting on the failure of both the current and previous T&T governments to pass procurement legislation and, in view of forthcoming general elections, which Mr Maraj refers to in the title, the unlikely prospect of that happening any time soon .
Dear Editor,The ruling regime uses every opportunity to lay claim to democratic credentials .
Dear Editor,City Hall is a national treasure, one of our most elegant and beautiful buildings, admired by all who visit .
Dear Editor,Kwakwani will be given paved roads for the first time as was promised by Mr Sharma Solomon, Regional Chairman of Region Ten during the election campaign of 2011 and his regular visits to the community .
Dear Editor,I have been asked to write this letter in the hope that NIS would be moved to act accordingly .
Dear Editor,Recent comments made by Minister of Education Priya Manickchand underscore a grave lack of understanding on the part of the Minister for the office she holds .
Dear Editor,People living in Patentia are frequently disturbed by music played from somewhere in Grove on the East Bank of Demerara .
Dear Editor,The increase in fatal and serious accidents on the Essequibo coast, Region Two, must be of concern, not only to the Police Traffic Department but to all citizens as well, because road safety is everybody’s business and all must be involved .
Dear Editor,Please allow me space for one more publication of my struggle to retrieve my transport from the Public Service Ministry .
Dear Editor,Politics is about making hard choices .
Dear Editor,The last elections for officers of the GFF saw six diverse individuals becoming the executives of football in Guyana .
Dear Editor,There is something I thought about when Nelson Mandela died, but there was something that occurred during his memorial which I think I should first get out the way .
Dear Editor,I have always maintained that the PPP is not a perfect political party .
The Co-operatives Department needs to put its own house in order before casting aspersions on the co-operatives
Dear Editor,It is with great interest and concern that I have read in the Sunday Stabroek editions of March 16 and 30, two notices, one under the hand of the Chief Co-operative Development Officer, and the other by the Registrar of Friendly Societies – both being the same officer .
The parliamentary parties should state clearly and often what they are for and what they are against
Dear Editor,When President Obama and the Democratic Party advocated for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), they had a clear motive: that universal health care should be available to American citizens .
Dear Editor,Just to put some perspective on Dr Frank Anthony’s budget speech, particularly in the areas of Youth and Culture .
Dear Editor,The comedy to which Eric Phillips lends himself would be merely irritating had it not been for what it reveals about the personalities involved .
Dear Editor,Please allow me some space to highlight and explain the process of submitting a building plan, and point out some loopholes and a blatant building violation in the city .
Dear Editor,I am particularly mindful of the environment in which SN, one of the only two ‘independent’ newspapers, has to function .
Dear Editor,On February 13-14, 2014, I attended a two-day Regional Health and Education workshop for the managers of the ten administrative regions in Guyana that was organized by the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development .
Dear Editor,I read with great surprise a media report of the UNDP US$1 .
Dear Editor,The condition of the West Bank Demerara Public Road continues to deteriorate, and I’m unsure when something will be done to improve the situation .
Dear Editor,With reference to my letter dated February 15, 2014 captioned ‘Refund on GPL deposit not paid after five years,’ I would like to inform you that after the letter’s publication, I was contacted on March 3 by Ms London of GPL who explained that the payment had been ready since July, 2013; however due to the time which had elapsed, payment could not be made .
Dear Editor,It is a pity that the letter ‘Broadcasters mispronounce words’ (SN, March 28) is so vague, even though it is timely and quite necessary .
Dear Editor,We read again that the no nonsense Trinidad Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar on Monday afternoon (March 31) disclosed that she had taken the decision to fire her Tourism Minister Chandresh Sharma .
Dear Editor,There is a famous truism in law: when the facts are on your side, argue the facts; when the law is on your side, argue the law .