Dhanash Ramroop

Woman strangled at Good Intent

-partner found with wound next to body

The community of Good Intent, West Bank Demerara, is in shock after a man allegedly strangled his partner before apparently  attempting to kill himself by slitting his throat.

Eighty-one-year-old celebrating 46 years as invigilator

Eighty-one-year-old Sarifari Persaud, a supervisor at Enmore Primary will be celebrating her 46th year as an invigilator, a release from Region Four said yesterday.The elderly woman began invigilating in 1972 what was then called the Common Entrance Examinations.Over the years, the release said that Persaud has been a fixture at the exams.

‘Now what we going to do?’

-Over 1,000 Enmore sugar workers axed

“Enmore will suffer. It done. It done deh. It gon’ turn a ghost town,” says Bharrat Ramjit, one of the sugar workers from the Enmore Estate, who will be without a job for the first time in over two decades as GuySuCo has notified 1,100 workers of impending layoffs.