Letters

The entire Guyana Cricket Board needs to go 

Dear Editor, Guyana’s dubious distinction of finishing in the cellar of Senior Regional Competition for the third consecutive year has passed without the usual press conferences and press releases for which the Guyana Board and most of its executives have become famous or infamous over the past two years or so.

Georgetown minibuses demanding an unreasonable fare for a short drop

Dear Editor, I am totally confused when I hear minibus operators shouting that ‘Government don’t have control ova we, is we bus.’ These minibus operators must understand it was the Guyana government under the leadership of Mr Hoyte that allowed the buses to come in duty free, so that the bus operators could make a living and commuters could travel without paying more that what was considered fair and reasonable.

Obama and the youth will give the world new meaning

Dear Editor, Where is al Qaeda? Only in the mind of Gaddafi who is trying to blame the uprisings in Libya on Islamic fundamentalism, when the facts are that the people of the Middle East are rebelling for democracy and demanding a new era of information and information technology which is available in true democratic countries, especially the United States.

Termination of BBC Caribbean programme unfortunate

Dear Editor, The termination of the BBC Caribbean programme after some seven decades of programming for the region is unfortunate. As someone who follows the BBC news coverage very closely, I am disappointed by the decision taken, especially given the historical and cultural links between the region and Britain.