Dear Editor, Relative to a press release sent out on July 09, 2018, “Incident involving a Minister of the Government, her driver and two security guards at a popular established business parking lot at Providence, East Bank Demerara”.
Dear Editor, The world needs leadership. For close to a century America filled that role, sometimes wisely and admirably, other times less than thoughtfully and constructively.
Dear Editor, On July 24th, Voices Against Violence (the collection of organizations and entities that spearhead the Annual National Anti-Violence Candlelight Vigil to mark World Suicide Prevention Day, to be held on September 9th this year) sent an email to media across Guyana, with a link to a Facebook post alleging rape by a Route #42 mini bus driver.
Dear Editor, Reference is made to the news item `Shuman says new party for September launch’ (SN Jul 25).
Dear Editor, The ejection of PPP/C Councillor Mr. Khame Sharma by Mayor Patricia Green at a statutory meeting of the City Council raises some important questions regarding the state of governance, not only in the City of Georgetown but the country as a whole.
Dear Editor, An online article published by Citizens’ Report on July 23, 2018 under the caption `Minister threatens Commander with dismissal after son assaults girlfriend’ was vehemently denied by the Commander, Senior Superintendent Kevin Adonis.
Dear Editor, This is to express appreciation to the Sunday Stabroek for the very engaging reading it provided in its edition of Sunday 22 July, 2018.
Dear Editor, Emancipation, or the end of slavery in this part of the world, is going to be commemorated August 1st.
Dear Editor, The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) cannot help but once again express concern that the Government’s largest enterprise – the Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc (GuySuCo) – has been operating without a Board of Directors for several months.
Dear Editor, It evoked great pride and a sense of validation to see the wonderful display of power hitting and smart cricket by Shimron Hetmyer our Guyanese and West Indian youngster in the second ODI.
Dear Editor, Further to my Press Release dated July 09, 2018 `Pilots and Aircraft detained’, please be apprised that the investigation was completed and submitted for legal advice, which was obtained.
Dear Editor, Considering my public position, I often find myself constrained from making public commentary on a variety of issues, particularly those concerning arts and culture.
Dear Editor, Oil is coming and are we prepared on the socio/community level when reading headlines like ‘’Trinidad and Tobago may have the highest murder rate in history this year, if the current crime rate continues’’?.
Dear Editor, Reference is being made to Stabroek News’ article `Gov’t says no to Ministry of Labour – Amna Ally says function being adequately performed’ (24th July, 2018).
Dear Editor, Reference is made to the letter `Use of gas from Liza wells raises serious questions’ (SN Jul 24) by one Mr.
Dear Editor, Why is the Ministry of Education advertising for a consultant to help draft school safety policies?
Dear Editor, In July 2018, the IMF released its latest appraisal of the Guyanese economy for 2017.
Dear Editor, Articles such as `Minister Sharma laments SOCU sloth’ in SN (2018-07-23) and, `Sharma annoyed by SOCU’s performance with forensic audits’ in GC of 2018-07-17 are the latest in about two years of weekly and sometimes daily haranguing declarations and denouncements by many members of our Cabinet and Government members in Parliament, committing to jail the members and administrators of the past PPP/C administration.
Dear Editor, Your newspaper reported police commissioner Mr David Ramnarine as saying that there has been a `Significant drop in complaints against cops – Ramnarine’ (SN Jul 19).
Dear Editor, I am delighted to respond to Mr Al Creighton’s letter `Guyana Prize took variety of initiatives to assist writers living here’ in the July 12,.2018 edition of Stabroek News.
Dear Editor, In the matter of the transferred inspector it had to be questioned if the inspector apologised why was he still transferred?
Dear Editor, Where can concerned Guyanese (if any undistracted by promises of wealth) find straight talk on the use of gas from the Liza wells?
Dear Editor, Somethings happen in Guyana that are simply beyond comprehension. Simple things or procedures, when not properly organized or implemented often become major inconveniences or burdensome issues to those of us who live here.
Dear Editor, The Guyana Police Force is responding to a newspaper article published in Kaieteur News on Sunday July 22, 2018 under the caption `Traffic Control at Berbice Bridge… Inspector transferred after refusing to take Top Cop’s call on civilian’s phone’, please permit me to respond to the allegation made.
Dear Editor, Guyana’s children are in danger of being crippled for the rest of their lives, and no-one is paying attention!
Dear Editor, As I read the outraged reactions of Guyanese against foreign correspondent, Mr.
Dear Editor, Former President Jimmy Carter must be commended for his role in promoting democracy and good governance not only in Guyana but the world at large.
Dear Editor, As someone who doesn’t drink alcohol, I used to strongly condemn people who drink alcohol.
Dear Editor, I have read several news stories and letters over the years in SN on the subject of the decline of Foreign Currency Reserves.
Dear Editor, The defeat of the Motion, by the votes of the APNU+AFC in the National Assembly on Friday 20th July, which called for the renaming of the Ministry of Social Protection to that of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection is an assault on workers who made it possible for those who today sit in the hallowed halls of Parliament.
Dear Editor, We note with disappointment the article in the New York Times by Clifford Krauss entitled `The $20 Billion Question’ We do not wish to address the laughably simplistic and selective description of our country as a land where children go to school in canoes, the lack of historical context and the author’s deficit of understanding and sensitivity towards Guyana; nor his blanket claim that “the civil service is corrupt,” which is an insult to the majority of hardworking and honest public servants.
Dear Editor, Very often victims of gender based abuse say that they choose not to walk away because of the children.
Dear Editor, I am happy that the management of the Guyana Prison Service is attempting to recruit fit and proper persons for the prison service.
Dear Editor, The democracy of a nation is measured by its respect for the freedom of speech of its people.
Dear Editor, Once again, I am bringing to the attention of Government authorities the unforgiveable abuse to Guyana’s wildlife; as related to me by a Facebook friend.
Dear Editor, Kaieteur News (KN) in its Wednesday, July 18, 2018 edition carried a letter written by Mr Baldeo Mathura captioned `An ever-present Bharrat Jagdeo is creating a headache for his critics’.
Dear Editor, What is happening in Sri Lanka now and happened in the West Indies a few weeks ago is happening too often in the longer form of the game.
Dear Editor, News reports and commentaries have indicated that local foreign currency reserves are under serious pressure.
Dear Editor, It was a strange experience for me to read Mr. Alim Hosein’s account of ‘the National Gallery at 25’ (SN Sunday May 27), having been the primary agent, for seventeen and a half of those twenty five years, tasked with the gallery’s engagement with the Guyanese public, by virtue of my duties and responsibilities as its Director and Curator.
Dear Editor, The conduct of elections in any part of the world is guided by statutory timelines.
Dear Editor, Overcrowding and the high cost of maintaining jails and prisons have come together to force the criminal justice system to seek new forms of sentencing for non -violent offenders.
Dear Editor, A crime wave continues to engulf Guyana. With each passing day, the Government’s stagnant position becomes more lamentable.
Dear Editor, reside at Non Pareil on the East Coast of Demerara and dutifully pay my rates and taxes at the beginning of each year and I would expect to receive services from the Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC), but unfortunately, they have not visited my area for the year 2018.
Dear Editor, The Working Peoples Alliance Overseas Associates have viewed with much discomfort the video recording of the incident involving Minister Simona Broomes and her driver in the parking lot of the New Thriving Restaurant.
Dear Editor, As one traverses the streets and highways (mostly in and around Georgetown) one cannot help but notice an increase, possibly proliferation, of dog food vendors.
Dear Editor, The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has noted several reports in the Media that the Commission was allocated 2.9 billion dollars for the conduct of Local Government Elections.
Dear Editor, Could the Mayor & City Council include in its forthcoming Anniversary celebratory programme a project for mounting signs of street names in the several areas of Greater Georgetown where streets are agonisingly unidentified?
Dear Editor, In 2016, some 36 percent of the revenue of the entire nation of Mongolia came from just one company — a copper mine.
Dear Editor, A recent letter by Berbician Mr. Nowrang Persaud advocating for the Government to assume full ownership, control and management of the Berbice River Bridge appears to have aroused the disfavour of Minister of Public Security Mr.
Dear Editor, The GAWU noted the remarks of GuySuCo’s Corporate Communications Manager, Ms Audreyanna Thomas as is reported in the Guyana Times article titled `Albion Estate has 600 vacancies after 3000 workers dismissed’ which was published on July 19, 2018.