Are the processes within the PPP manipulated?

Dear Editor, Miranda La Rose in an article in the SN dated August 10, 2008, captioned ‘PPP central committee votes – Ramkarran disappointed, cites lobby against him’ stated, “PPP Central Committee Member and Speaker of the National Assembly Ralph Ramkarran is disappointed at the low vote tally he received for his seat on the Central Committee of the PPP at its recent congress and cited a lobby against him as the reason for his decline in the party rankings.” Mr Ramkarran went public with his disappointment.

Work on the coastal drainage system needs to be undertaken urgently in order to prevent flooding in the rainy season

Dear Editor, As reported by SN on March 9, at a forum organized by the Guyana Agriculture Producers Association (GAPA), an EBD farmer questioned whether the Ministry of Agriculture/ National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (MoA/NDIA) had put systems in place to deal with the impending rainy season as in Guyana we have many inadequate drainage structures. 

The bargain of the ages

Dear Editor, I refer to an article in KN (March 10) titled, ‘AFC to call on PM to list names, salaries of President’s advisors.’  This was so incredible that it prompted a temporary return to the letter column.