Abigail Semple

AFC representative pillories Jagdeo on youth issues

-11 CSEC passes and no ‘proper’ job

“Is remanding a 15-year-old boy to prison because he showed his middle finger [and] the unemployment rate of young people in this country youth development?” During a roadside meeting in Meadowbrook on Wednesday evening 20-year-old Alliance For Change (AFC) representative Alicia Hermanstyne said she would like President Bharrat Jagdeo to answer that question.

Miners want action against ‘floating shops’

-in light of crime wave

In light of the most recent interior robbery at Piari Landing, Puruni, the Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association (GGDMA) has highlighted two measures it wants to see taken by the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) and the Guyana Police Force (GPF) – one of these being to eradicate the “floating shops” present in the mining areas.

And Kizzy can dance

To the ordinary eye, eight-year-old Lekeziah ‘Kizzy’ Grant is just a pretty little girl who can dance; those who know her are continually amazed by her talent considering the way she was born.

Buxton Fusion School of Music

-entertaining through drums and voices

An awards ceremony for fifty African women is slated for tonight at the National Cultural Centre and a unique but barely recognized musical group called the ‘Buxton Fusion School of Music‘ will be part of the entertainment.