Dear Editor, I attended a youth-led workshop late last year and was refreshingly surprised by one of the presentations which highlighted the youth activism of our past Presidents and other well-known Guyanese personalities .
It is not often that the political cognoscenti of this land are mystified; after all, that which is outrageous has become so commonplace in our little universe that the term ‘bizarre’ is fast losing its meaning .
Dear Editor,Numerous letters and articles have been written about the various kinds of public transportation available in Guyana, and they mostly are concerned with the conditions, attitudes of the operators, overcharging, etc .
Dear Editor,Our earlier statement on the prorogation of Parliament dated February 13, 2015 referenced in the opening sentences the prorogation of the “National Assembly” which should have read in each instance “Parliament .
Dear Editor,I refer to Will A Campbell’s letter of February 18 in SN, ‘Lowering age of nursery school entry misguided .
Dear Editor,I wish to take this opportunity, amidst the noise and haste associated with the emerging opposition alliance, to congratulate the lead negotiators of both APNU and AFC, for hammering out the deal that has given Guyanese a more definite and unified alternative to the PPP, as opposed to a splintered alternative that could have resulted in a repeat of 2011 .
Dear Editor,Delivering talent under pressure, is the test that Graham Gooch said England failed in describing what he called England`s disgraceful performance in its opening match against Australia; the same England, whose journalists were so gleeful and disparaging in their commentary on the WI defeat at the hands of Ireland .
Dear Editor,The number one reason for wanting to rid a country of its government is corruption .
Dear Editor,The first few words of one of our national songs run, “Youths are important to Guyana .
Dear Editor,We must ask ourselves where are the moral values, decency and upbringing that our foreparents left behind .
Last week the Guardian published a report on the use of child labour at brick-making factories in Nepal .
Dear Editor, The Walter Rodney Commission of Inquiry set up by President Donald Ramotar continues to unearth new episodes in the circumstances that led to the assassination of Dr Walter Rodney .
Dear Editor,The present impasse at UG has it’s genesis in the consistent failure of the current government to address problems that have existed before, or that have emerged since 1993 .
Dear Editor,Representatives from the United Minibus Union including Mr .
Dear Editor,Attorney General Anil Nandlall has regaled the media with a verbose statement on the decision by acting Chief Justice Ian Chang in the case brought by opposition leader David Granger challenging the legality of the spending of $4 .
Dear Editor,I must confess that I find it very challenging to respond to a letter authored by former Assistant Chief Labour Officer, Mr D Sookdeo (‘Ministry of Labour should avoid a perception of bias in disputes,’ SN, February 17) .
Dear Editor,It is with a great deal of sadness that I read in your Saturday edition of the passing of veteran trade unionist Leslie Melville in the USA .
Dear Editor,For the past few days I was bombarded with queries concerning a news item on television in Linden, where it was said that I told a government minister at a public meeting that Kwakwani had no problems .
Dear Editor,I have tried my utmost to refrain from writing since I wanted others to take up the mantle and expound on the many ills that are facing the citizens of this nation .
Dear Editor,It was in the early 1980s after the assassination of Dr Walter Rodney during the Burnhamite dictatorship that the PPP was debating whether to confront or have dialogue with the ruling PNC .
Dear Editor,Guyana remains unprotected from movements in the oil price as a result of our policy-makers failing to successfully diversify our energy sources over the last 50 years .
Dear Editor,Permit me to showcase another NCN broadcaster with a purpose to entertain, educate and inform the Guyanese listening public .
Dear Editor,The recent advances in information technology are becoming central to the process of socio-economic development in many countries worldwide .
Following the St Kitts and Nevis general election on Monday, conducted in an atmosphere of calm, with a high voter turnout, Tuesday was a day of extreme post-electoral uncertainty and tension in the twin-island federation .
Dear Editor,I note that the Teaching Service Commission (TSC) has published its Vacancy Notice, 2015 in the Sunday Stabroek of February 15, 2015 .
Dear Editor,We refer to your February 2, 2015 Stabroek News edition in which a letter was written by Mr Madhoo Ramicharitar captioned ‘Still waiting for NIS pension .
Dear Editor,The Guyana Post Office Corporation (GPOC) wishes to acknowledge your publication’s February 18, 2015, letter captioned, ‘Guyana Post Office failed to deliver mail from US Department of State relating to a visa .
Dear Editor,I am on my final year, final semester, in my law studies at the University of Guyana .
Dear Editor,Last Monday’s general election in St Kitts-Nevis was won by the opposition Team Unity which took seven of the 11 seats .
Dear Editor,For a long time, Guyana languished for national and racial unity to move our people forward .
Dear Editor,The downward slippage at City Hall perpetrated by the President, Minister Whittaker and Ms Sooba triumvirate, continues unabated .
Dear Editor,Decades ago when I and others waxed warm in the theory and practice of management (as it was spoken and written), I was regaled with a story about the recruitment process which involved the president of the company itself .
Dear Editor,It is no surprise that the likes of Clement Rohee, the People’s Progressive Party General Secretary during his February 17 press conference, and Hydar Ally, PPP political activist in a letter to the Stabroek News on February 18, are attempting to paint the AFC-APNU alliance as a mere coalition of convenience to score political points and power .