Dear Editor,We, at the Mayor and City Council are deeply troubled by the continuously rancorous behaviour of the government-imposed Town Clerk (ag), Ms Carol Ryan Sooba .
Dear Editor,I was appalled to see, in the January 20 edition of Kaieteur News, a clear photo of the 18-year-old male rape victim in the Old Year’s alleged gang rape story, taken from his hospital bed at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation .
Dear Editor,So it is May 11 .
Dear Editor,The Berbice Cricket Board has publicly announced that its executives will not be participating in the upcoming Biennial General Meeting (BGM) of the Guyana Cricket Board scheduled for Sunday, January 25th, 2015 .
Dear Editor,Those who have contacted me since President Ramotar announced the date for national elections as May 11, with many questions about who I believe will win, must understand that my concern is more about who will lose .
Dear Editor,This week the GGMC published a full-page advertisement on the “benefits” it provides its employees who are on strike .
Dear Editor,I’ve been watching the news about the Paris attacks and their responses .
Dear Editor,Historically religion has played an integral part in the life of every human being .
Following the unrestrained plummeting in the price for crude oil over the past seven to eight months, its plunge below US$50 on January 7—the lowest in six years—has led finally to the government, through Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh announcing a reduction in the price of fuel on Monday .
Dear Editor,Two weekends ago I had cause to call the Child Protection Hotline .
Dear Editor,We, at the Mayor and Councillors of Georgetown, continue to express disgust at the way in which the government-appointed acting Town Clerk, Ms Carol Ryan Sooba has been flouting our decisions .
Dear Editor, I have been prompted to express my concern and disappointment at the manner in which a popular aviation company has been delivering its services in Region 8 .
Dear Editor,I was really amused reading an article in the Guyana Chronicle of January 14, ‘APNU Councillor says farmers should take millers to court to get their payments -AFC says farmers are afraid to do so, calls for delinquent miller’s licence to be revoked .
Dear Editor,In what one would hope to be his final stretch in an almost nine-year tenure of abysmal accountability and gross mismanagement, Minister of Culture, Dr Frank Anthony seems incapable of getting anything right with regard to the proper management of culture, particularly as concerns the literary arts .
Has the dependency on political parties for largesse weakened self-esteem so that men cannot let a woman go?
Dear Editor,My sympathy goes out to the relatives of Sheniza Mohamed .
Dear Editor,Thursday’s Stabroek News editorial of January 15 titled ‘$1B and counting’ was exceedingly useful to help readers obtain a glimpse of the crisis we have reached in so far as governance is concerned .
Dear Editor,The maxim, ‘You never missed the water till the well run dry’ is a story which can be interpreted in many different ways .
Dear Editor,The continuous slaying of our women should be of great concern to all right-minded citizens; daily statistics would show an upsurge in domestic violence perpetrated against our women .
Dear Editor,After a long and scary drive from Kuwait, I arrived in Baghdad (Green Zone) Iraq .
It appears that the Middle East continues, in one dramatic way or another, to be at the centre of world events .
Dear Editor, I have tremendous respect for the Chairman of selectors for his achievements on and off the cricket field, but his recent attempt to explain questionable selections and omissions of the West Indies World Cup squad has left me and most of the cricketing world aghast .
Dear Editor, Heavy rain flooded out a number of villages on the Essequibo Coast and the Pomeroon, causing severe damage to crops and livestock in addition to businessmen’s stocks which were stored on the floor .
Dear Editor,Mr Christopher Ram, (‘Postings on website were misrepresented on TV programme,’Sunday Stabroek January 18), much more a practising politician than he is an accountant and lawyer these days, not surprisingly, is upset over a television interview I recently conducted with Mr Winston Brassington on the Marriott Hotel .
Dear Editor,There is an unauthorized bottom-house, auto body repair workshop functioning in Prospect, East Bank Demerara .
Dear Editor,I heard a joke from a friend of mine recently that I want to share with Guyanese to lighten the atmosphere .
Dear Editor,In catechism class we were instructed that the Pope was infallible as he was the direct representative of the Supreme God .
Dear Editor,Paul Tennassee’s letter dated December 31, 2014 which was published in both the Stabroek News and the Kaieteur News and Peeping Tom’s article dated December 29m 2014 in KN, as they relate to the establishment of diplomatic relations between Guyana and Cuba are significantly flawed since they fail to discuss the context in which LFS Burnham, Prime Minister of a newly independent Guyana, operated between 1964 to 1972 .
Dear Editor,It was interesting to observe the TV news clipping wherein a representative of the Women Miners Association commented on the impact of the strike by employees of GGMC for better pay on the mining industry .
Dear Editor,Despite the fact there is a High Court order made in 2010 by a Judge in Chambers restraining the owners and proprietors of a large, stinking, rat and fly-infested chicken pen in Chateau Margot, a residential community, the uncaring owner still stubbornly continues to operate and carry on that illegal business as usual, that is a health hazard and irritation to neighbours .
Dear Editor, The following statement is taken from an article in SN of January 17: “Caricom Council of Ministers were satisfied that the prorogation of parliament by President Ramotar was in keeping with the provisions of the Guyana constitution and did not constitute a breach of the Commonwealth Charter .
Dear Editor,It is infuriating that there are these clumsy dodges in naming an election date; that the ruling PPP has such seemingly insurmountable difficulties to step forward and cast the die .
Dear Editor,I noted with some anxiety that Ms Anna Benjamin will no longer be editor of the Sunday Stabroek .
Dear Editor,I followed with interest Pope Francis’s recent visit to Asia .