There should be international condemnation of this affront to a Caricom nation, African nations

Dear Editor,

The word attributed to the Leader of the Free World in describing immigrants from one Caricom state as well as African nations is not only utterly outrageous and despicable, but has no place in today’s developed world.

The Caricom nation referred to in the odious rant is soon to assume the Chair of the Caribbean Community.  One wonders is this the price for the Region not collectively supporting this Free World country in the recent UN Jerusalem vote?

These remarks must be condemned and Guyana must lead the way in this regard in the same way as we did in the recent vote.  We stand with our sister Caricom nation and African nations and indeed with all nations in calling for international condemnation of this affront.

Yours faithfully,

Shamshun Mohamed


Rasul’s vote for parking meter contract a betrayal of Team Benschop

Dear Editor, In response to a few queries concerning the questionable voting by Sunil Rasul, who has cast his personal vote in support of the parking meter contract, I wish to make it pellucidly clear that Rasul has been occupying the council seat illegally since November of 2017, and without the support of Team Benschop.

The CJIA should not be profiling Rastafari and those with locks

  Dear Editor, On the last four occasions and as recently as January 18th, 2018, whilst an outgoing passenger at Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Timehri, I was asked to open my locks so that someone could run their hands through my hair.

Police charged wrong suspects and say the file on real suspects is lost

Dear Editor, I was the victim of a shooting incident that occurred in front of my Zorg business premises in Region 2 some time ago.

The lethargy of the police is getting worse now that there is Wifi at police stations

Dear Editor, I was elated that our Commissioner of Police (ag), Mr David Ramnarine announced that his detectives had solved 77% of the murders or 88 cases out of 116.

Eight not nine

Dear Editor, Our union was bemused after it read that Agriculture Minister Noel Holder is being quoted in the January 16, 2018 Kaieteur News as saying that “in 1992, GuySuCo had nine estates and 38,000 workers”.

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