Dear Editor,The sprawling, open-ended discussion – a spectacle, really – continues about who must be captain, and who should be assigned which key slots .
Dear Editor,I am a 20-year-old Guyanese woman and was interviewed for a job as a clerk at the Mayor and City Council, presented my qualifications and after my application was approved by the city council, I received a letter of appointment dated 1st July 2014 .
Dear Editor,I read with interest the counsel purportedly offered by Mr Kevin Adonis, Commander of G Division, to Mr Asif Khan, the victim of a violent robbery at Zorg on the Essequibo Coast .
Dear Editor,I currently hold the PPP/C sole appointment since 1992 of Secretary to the Defence Board of Guyana .
Dear Editor, They came from different backgrounds and travelled different pathways but what they had in common was a fervent patriotism and a burning desire to see the land of their birth develop into a society that fostered the flowering of all potential and provided equity every which way for all citizens .
Dear Editor,I am a culture lover, especially of the arts, drama and calypso .
Dear Editor,I hear that Mr Anand Goolsarran is considering launching a political party .
Dear Editor,The recent promise of the 10 per cent reduction in electricity rates (as issued by President Donald Ramotar and a few others) is a very refreshing piece of news for all Guyana .
Dear Editor,As conversations continue on elections and minority or majority government/executive, one has to be mindful that in the desire to govern, such discussions do not lose focus on what makes any government a government of the people .
Dear Editor, With regard to ‘Trinidad pre-election rumblings’ (Editorial, SN, Feb 11), the findings of three different surveys show Kamla Persad-Bissessar’s United National Congress still ahead of the opposition PNM in elections due this year .
The Minister of Local Government has no authority to dictate to the city council; the Town Clerk (ag) is the chief administrative officer of the council not the CEO
Dear Editor,Please refer to a letter which appeared in your Stabroek News issue of Thursday, February 12, 2015: ‘It would be highly irregular for the Mayor’s Office to manage the sale of “spots” for Mash Day’ by Minister Norman Whittaker .
Dear Editor,I appreciate the news report, ‘Court orders release of 12 Nepalese held in lock-ups for months’ (KN, February 8) .
Dear Editor,The illustration below, reflects the voting trends in Guyana over the last five election cycles, starting from 1992 when PPP/C won the elections for the first time post independence .
Dear Editor,I shall be grateful if you could inform your readers that the letter in Stabroek News dated February 11, 2015 titled, ‘APNU, AFC could contest separately but each in different regions’ by Ramesh Persaud is not the same Ramesh Persaud who is the Chairman of the Private Sector Commission or CEO of IPED .
Dear Editor,There has been an increase in armed robberies and petty theft on the Essequibo Coast .
Dear Editor,Mr Moses Nagamootoo has recently made some interesting public statements which may clarify the views of the AFC’s leaders, and allow Guyanese to make logical inferences .
Dear Editor,There is a tendency on the part of some people to devalue our democracy because in their opinion it is more the result of ‘ethnic arithmetic’ rather than the ‘true’ expression of the will of the people .
Dear Editor, This will be a historic election in Guyana, especially for the young Guyanese voters .
Dear Editor,There are times when nothing irritates you more than finding yourself around folks who think excessively of themselves, creating an atmosphere of utmost discomfort and tension; it’s like an aggression and it tears you up!I’m not talking about people with good reason for feeling on top of the world, who exhibit a kind of exuberance and sense of pride which is healthy and good for the soul .
Dear Editor,Based on issues and performances, and not race, the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) is the only credible political party in Guyana that should win the 11th May 2015 general election .
Dear Editor,Guyana Water Incorporated wishes to respond to the Stabroek News front-page photograph, titled ‘Fetching water’ dated Tuesday February 10, 2015 .
Dear Editor,The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as mandated by the Environmental Protection Act, 1996, has a responsibility to prevent or control environmental pollution and has been executing this function assiduously since its establishment in 1996, through authorization, education and awareness, compliance and enforcement interventions .
Dear Editor,It appears as though the crisis at the University of Guyana has only caught the attention of your editorial page and a few letter writers .
Dear Editor,The sale of ‘spots’ for Mash Day vending, a revenue-earning activity of the city council ought not to be executed/managed from the Mayor’s office .
Dear Editor,In my personal and official capacities, I have over time written to, and pleaded with the government, to save one of our historic wooden buildings – City Hall .
Dear Editor,The emergence of the Alliance For Change brought a lot of hope to Guyana and it was expected that all of the old political posturing would have been a thing of the past .
Dear Editor,I have been a resident of Alliance Road, Timehri, for fifteen years, and it was only in the last two years that portions of the roadway have been asphalted and maintained .
Dear Editor,Let’s try to help the Kissoon family get their own water connection and meter in their yard .
Dear Editor, As a Guyanese with the ‘sugar industry in my blood’ as it were, having regard to my antecedents, I could not believe my eyes when I read, re-read and reflected on the lengthy statement by the Minister of Agriculture on the paradigm shift in GuySuCo, as reported in yesterday’s Guyana Chronicle .
Dear Editor,On Monday a colleague sent me an email with the subject ‘Proclamation’ and directing me to the website of the Official Gazette at http://officialgazette .
Dear Editor,When I die I want to be buried in a cheap cardboard box .
Dear Editor,I read with deep interest a report in KN’s February 7 edition, ‘APNU will remove all impediments to national unity -Harmon,’ in which Mr Harmon tries to discount race as merely just one factor in general elections, while preaching that the population has moved on to include other issues .
Dear Editor,I am one of the business personnel who has been using the T&THD facility to transport my goods from Parika to Bartica for the past 30 years or more .
Dear Editor,Since the reduction in the fuel price commuters travelling to and from Bartica by speedboat are complaining that the fare should be reduced .
Dear Editor,While there is stiff competition for the presidency of the West Indies Cricket Board, the poor performance of our cricketers, allegations of bankruptcy by the WICB .
Dear Editor,I read of men and groups manoeuvring for leading positions .
Dear Editor,The Indo-Caribbean Federation (ICF) of America held an executive election last Thursday at its office in Richmond Hill, Queens .