Dear Editor, Amidst the jostling for voters by the PPP/C, AFC and APNU in Linden, residents have noticed some interesting developments whereby the AFC is claiming to be the change Linden needs.
Dear Editor, I happened to be in a vehicle and as I was passing, I just couldn’t help but notice this individual conducting his chores and I believe a great lot can be learnt from this ‘Kodak Moment.’…This was around mid-morning on Regent St., on November 1, 2018.
Dear Editor, An announcement yesterday by the Regional Executive Officer (ag) , and former RDC chairman, Mr.
Dear Editor, Guyanese must benefit when their tax dollars are being expended. There must be value for money.
Dear Editor, The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority (GNBA) has observed instances of ethnic labelling, during the screening of broadcast content.
Dear Editor, The Kaieteur News Editorial (26.10.18) headlined Berbice Bridge Controversy reflects the newspaper’s persistent assault on the truth.
Dear Editor, This relates to your editorial `Constitutional reform’ (Oct 28) with reference to Mr.
Dear Editor, I would like to bring to the attention of those in authority, an untenable, exasperating and in fact very hazardous situation that exists on the East Bank Demerara highway.
Dear Editor, Newly-elected President of neighbouring Brazil – Jair Bolsonaro’s mission to change the destiny of Brazil looks set to abolish environmental protection and exacerbate the bloodshed linked to the unregulated exploitation of the Amazon.
Dear Editor, Today Friday, November 2nd, 2018, marks the 88th anniversary of the coronation of His Imperial Majesty (HIM) Haile Selassie and Empress Menen.
Dear Editor, The Guyana diaspora is nothing if not literate and engaged. They showed it in a great event at the London High Commission on Tuesday 30th October where the great Guyanese artist Aubrey Williams was under discussion.
Dear Editor, Tacuma Ogunseye ventured out once again on a frolic of his own in another of his vain attempts to influence public opinion against the PPP/C’s performance in government in general and in the security sector in particular.
Dear Editor, Our nation is in the process of another important elections, specifically Local Government Elections to be held on November 12, 2018.
Dear Editor, An advertisement placed by the Ministry of the Presidency, Depart-ment of Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport, Institute of Crea-tive Arts in the Stabroek News of October 28, 2018 invited persons to enroll in full-time certified courses, including one leading to a Certificate in Creative Writing.
Dear Editor, Efforts by the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) to restore prepaid connectivity to all affected vendors have resulted in significant success.
Dear Editor, It is Tuesday again and so another statutory meeting of GECOM.
Dear Editor, From November 25th, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Cam-paign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world.
Dear Editor, The structure in place at the Lethem Town Council is incapable of processing positive inputs to strengthen the weakened administrative system that was created in recent times.
Dear Editor, Picture this; a post-oil Georgetown buzzing with economic activity, young professionals meander the asphalt pathways amidst grandiose infrastructure.
Dear Editor, On 25/09/2018 the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) by way of correspondence from its General Secretary (a.g.) and addressed to the Presidents and Secretaries of its Regional Member Associations (RMAs) invited the top two football Clubs from each RMA to participate in its “Super 16” Yearend Round robin/ knockout Tournament.
Dear Editor, The situation on the East Bank Highway is completely out of control.
Dear Editor, I am writing this letter with great sentiments regarding Justice Cecil Kennard, a retired judge, appointed to head a Commission of Inquiry– an inquiry which was set up to investigate the operation of the Georgetown Mayor and City Council.
Dear Editor, Rarely have we seen a businessman succeed in Guyana who doesn’t pay bribes.
Dear Editor, I am writing in response to a letter by Yuri Westmaas captioned `Crude behaviour by CAL flight attendant’ (SN Oct 26).
Dear Editor, On Saturday 27 October, Ranks of “D” Division (West Demerara/East Bank Essequibo) in collaboration with the Throne Room Full Gospel International Church, hosted a Career Fair and Medical Outreach Programme in Westminster, La Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara.
Dear Editor, At the risk of censure, I’ve pointed out that this administration can be and has been unnecessarily glacial on issues of cultural policy.
Dear Editor, On the 8th of August 2018, I wrote a letter pointing out that something stinks with the HDM Labs/Ministry of Public Health deal.
Dear Editor, The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) wishes to respond to the lead headline of the Sunday October 28, 2018 edition of the Kaieteur News titled `Lawyers, doctors and other professionals collectively pay less than $6m to GRA in 2017’, and the first paragraph of the said page 3 article which stated that “the hundreds of lawyers, doctors, and other professionals with private practices across Guyana have collectively contributed only $5.6M to the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) in 2017.
Dear Editor, Guyana has earned its name from the Amerindians, with the meaning “Land of Many Waters”.
Dear Editor, Stabroek News’ editorial on Monday, October 29, 2018, provided for interesting reading, more so given that some arguments proffered were not contextually based, not fully at least.
Dear Editor, On October 26, 2018 at a sitting of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) into the operation of the Georgetown City Council, chairman of the COI, retired Chancellor of the Judiciary of Guyana, Cecil Kennard, shouted “shut up” to Mrs.
Dear Editor, Guyana is among some 70 countries represented at the 36th annual Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2018) which opens here today.
Dear Editor, I wish to follow through with my promise of reminding the PPP what I did to lift Linden out of the quagmire it was left in after 23 years of deprivation and marginalization.
Dear Editor, We recently had an experience with our Neighbourhood Democratic Council – Better Hope, as it relates to garbage collection.
Dear Editor, Just as the Israelites were in the wilderness for 40 years, likewise the Guyanese have been in the wilderness for over 50 years.
Dear Editor, The Indian Action Committee (IAC) offers its congratulations to the outstanding Guyanese and West Indian Test Cricketer Shivnarine Chanderpaul on his being awarded an honorary Doctorate from the University of the West Indies, as a result of his long, dedicated and immense service to West Indies cricket, both at home and abroad.
Dear Editor, Monsoon on the Fingers of God, written by a Guyanese residing in America, is a thoughtful collection of poems relevant to Caribbean people, the Indian sub-continent, and the UK.
Dear Editor, On Thursday, October 25, Mahdia was officially declared a Township by President David Granger.
Dear Editor, Our pensioners who have given yeoman service to this country are now being paid a pension of $19,500 per month.
Dear Editor, A few weeks ago the NIS published some statistical facts about pensions and the number of pensioners.
Dear Editor, The only honest message of the opposition leader’s assault on the inevitable copyright bill lies in expressing his party’s long opposition and contempt towards addressing the livelihood of Guyanese creative talents.
Dear Editor, Human nature is invariably flawed with envy, greed, jealousy, and sometimes cruel instinct; yet even in the worst of us, there is the attribute of compassion.
Dear Editor, The writer could not help being self-conscious of the exceptionally senior age at which he functioned as an Executive Director in the sugar industry – the country’s largest employer, and of feeling lucky as not to be so buffeted as the newly appointed Chairman of GECOM.
Dear Editor, I read in shock, in all three dailies, of the Chairman of the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into the operations of the city administration, retired Judge Mr.
Dear Editor, A most startling revelation was made at our last statutory meeting at City Hall held on Monday, October 22nd, 2018.
Dear Editor, On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at 14:00 hours, Trinidad and Tobago time, Guyana’s final court of appeal, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), will deliver its decision in McEwan and others v Attorney General of Guyana, the case which challenged the constitutionality of a law that criminalizes wearing attire of a different gender in public for an “improper purpose.” The decision will be delivered at the CCJ headquarters in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and live streamed from the CCJ website: www.ccj.org In 2009, several trans women were arrested and convicted under the 1893 Summary Jurisdiction (Offences) Act of the offence of being a “man” appearing in “female attire” in public for an “improper purpose.” They spent three nights in police detention in Georgetown after their arrest for the minor crime.
Dear Editor, The Ministry of Natural Resources wishes to reiterate that all petroleum matters are now under the Department of Energy (DoE), Ministry of the Presidency.
Dear Editor, Un tour d’horizon of the current socio-economic situation obtaining in Guyana would reveal a raft of issues that has pushed government, the political opposition as well as the relevant stakeholders further and further away from each other.
Dear Editor, I am a retired employee of the Guyana Telecommunications Corporation (GTC) and the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T).
Dear Editor, The page 21 Stabroek News article of yesterday, captioned: “Six weeks on… Sherod Duncan still ‘on leave’ from Chronicle” refers.