Dear Editor, I read recently that Minister of Public Health, Mrs. Volda Lawrence advised the House that the Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at GPHC only had blood culture bottles available 39.2% of the times in 2018.
Dear Editor, In Stabroek News dated November 4, 2018; Minister Winston Jordan exposed the oil experts, who were invited to Guyana via funding unknown, to pronounce on the Green Paper, Sovereign Wealth Fund/ National Resources Fund and suchlike.
Dear Editor, My contention that the seizure of the Berbice Bridge by Minister David Patterson amounts to the compulsory acquisition of private property without the payment of adequate compensation at current market value in violation of Article 142 of the Constitution, excited a number of critical responses.
Dear Editor, My eight-year-old son and I, his mother, have a bank account at the New Building Society (NBS).
Dear Editor, I am so disappointed having learnt about the wholesale theft by ranks of the Guyana Fire Service of personal property belonging to the crew and passengers of the crash-landed Fly Jamaica aircraft at CJIA.
Dear Editor, I had the pleasure of attending the Windies vs Bangladesh ICC Women’s World T20 game at Providence on November 9, 2018 in the company of some little girls crazy about cricket.
Dear Editor, The PPP wishes to express its disappointment on the ruling handed down by Justice Gino Persaud, in the legal challenge filed by Bibi Shadick, a Commissioner of GECOM.
Dear Editor, I was at a few meetings of both the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and A Partnership for National Unity (APNU.) in Region # 2 within the Good Hope–Pomona Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC.) and I was surprised that names on the List of Candidates representing those parties at the upcoming Local Government Elections (LGE) were not announced even though a couple of those persons were at the meetings.
Dear Editor, To me, at any rate, two of the most baffling things about the Caribbean region are (1) the reluctance of so many countries to make the decision to complete the architecture of independence by voting for the CCJ as their top court to replace the English Privy Council, and (2) the reluctance of their cricket administrators and fans to accept the critical importance of mental preparation for international cricket encounters.
Dear Editor, Dr. Henry Jeffrey’s column: “Future Notes” has over the years established a reputation as being informative, creative and at times, politically challenging.
Dear Editor, “Courage [patriotism] doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage [patriotism] is that quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I’ll try again tomorrow,” wrote Mary Anne Radmacher.
Dear Editor, Reading the Stabroek News article of November 7, 2018, captioned `Berbice Bridge Company to comply with ‘unlawful’ takeover’ was an unfortunate occurrence.
Dear Editor, The vulgar dissonance that has characterized the Berbice Bridge from its conception, birth, and now sickly if not obese presence continues.
Dear Editor, Guyana’s petroleum sector will be one of the new, key drivers of Guyana’s changing economy.
Dear Editor, Occasionally, I listen to the Guyana Police Force’s Road Safety morning radio programmes on the Voice of Guyana.
Dear Editor, We respectfully crave your indulgence to publish this statement as a matter of public interest.
Dear Editor, I read with consternation a letter titled ‘Taking over of Berbice Bridge is act of compulsory acquisition,’ Stabroek News, Nov 5, 2018, written by an honourable gentleman, Mr.
Dear Editor, Today is Tuesday, but since it is Diwali and a national holiday, there is no statutory meeting of the Guyana Elections Commission.
Dear Editor, The Democratic Party has wrested control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections.
Dear Editor, President Granger is in Cuba for an unknown diagnosis he described as “symptoms.” We were informed in May that he had a clinical checkup by his doctor, of more than 12 years, in Trinidad.
Dear Editor, I recently watched the debate in Parliament with Hon. Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence debating about members of the PPP/C’s exorbitant medical bills funded by taxpayers’ money.
Dear Editor, A commemorative symbol has been installed in front of Castellani House facing the Ministry of the Presidency to celebrate the 23rd Anniversary of the National Unity Monument on November 9th, 1995-2018.
Dear Editor, Reference is made to your editorial `David de Caires’ (SN Nov 4).
Dear Editor, Both Grenada and Antigua and Barbuda on Tuesday voted in referenda against replacing the UK Privy Council with the Caribbean Court of Justice as their final court of appeal.
Dear Editor, I must go against the grain and embrace a contrarian position.
Dear Editor, Permit me to reply to former Minister of Home Affairs Clement J.
Dear Editor, The Government has lost another case. Reference is being made to the case where the court, last week, ruled that sugar workers must be paid their severance package.
Dear Editor, On November 1st, 2018 readers of Stabroek News were once again subjected to the ongoing diatribe of Commissioner Bibi Shadick in a letter captioned ‘Logistical details for election day look good on paper’, in which she vented her spleen on developments at the meeting of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), which took place on October 30th, 2018.
Dear Editor, I was saddened to read of the death of Mr. Pradeep Samtani.
Dear Editor, The breaking news that the government has taken possession of the Berbice River Bridge under the guise that they are acting “in the interest of public safety” must have shocked the conscience of every law-abiding citizen of this land.
Dear Editor, I write as a sincere, solid supporter of President Granger and the Coalition.
Dear Editor, In recent times Ms Bibi Safora Shadick, one of GECOM’s Commissioners, has taken it upon herself to report weekly in the newspapers’ Letter Columns and other media, on the statutory meetings of GECOM.
Dear Editor, Acting on behalf of the People’s Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C), I requested that the Audit Office of Guyana do a special Audit of the following projects: The East Bank Berbice road; Works on the Mabaruma road; and the Port Kaituma road works.
Dear Editor, I read the letter by Kumar Kowlessar, October 30, in Stabroek News `There are wider impacts to the proposal to implement copyright legislation’ and the Kaieteur News.
Dear Editor, Earlier this month, Berbicians and the rest of Guyana woke up to the announcement that tolls for the Berbice Bridge would be hiked by almost 400 per cent and the effective date of the increase would be Election Day, November 12, 2018.
Dear Editor, While I do not support the proposed toll increases by the Berbice Bridge Company Inc (BBCI) with regards to the Berbice River Bridge I contend that the move by the PNCR-led APNU+AFC Government of President David Granger to take control of the Berbice Bridge is draconian.
Dear Editor, I am concerned after hearing of an incident at the Christ Church Secondary school last week, where a young student was beaten with a cane after the principal was told that he climbed over the school’s fence.
Dear Editor, Richmond Hill, New York, came alive with a glittering Diwali motorcade Saturday evening that was organized by Guyanese and Trinidadian Hindus spearheaded by Latchmee Singh of East Bank Demerara.
Dear Editor, There is a saying “the eyes are useless if the mind is blind”, thus, I was not surprised to read a letter published in the Friday, November 2, 2018 edition of the Stabroek News, under the headline,`These road projects should be evaluated by Audit Office’, penned by Member of Parliament Juan Edghill.
Dear Editor, The development of our education sector is critical for the increased productivity and wellbeing of our future generation.
Dear Editor, The time has arrived for humans to start evaluating their social media habits.
Dear Editor, You are aware that the days become shorter and nights longer from around September each year.
Dear Editor, With Local Government Elections just around the corner, political parties are making their last pitch to win the votes.
Dear Editor, Your editorial on the tenth anniversary of David’s death was spot on.
Dear Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to wish all those political parties contesting LGE on 12th November 2018 good luck in their endeavours.
Dear Editor, That ‘shut up’ remark and to bluntly refuse to offer an apology has an authoritarian/dictatorial ring about it.
Dear Editor, Can the Ministry of Social Protection kindly advise the Old Age Pensioners both Old Age and National Insurance Scheme (NIS), also those persons who receive Public Assistance as to what time on the day when their pension is due they can report to the Post Office and other areas that same is payable?
Dear Editor, The Ministry of Public Infrastructure wishes to advise the Guyanese populace of its condemnation of the draconian toll increase imposed by the Berbice Bridge Company Inc.
Dear Editor, The City Constabulary department is responsible for securing the Council’s assets which includes security to all buildings including; Markets, Daycare, Health Centres and all other assets that are the properties of the council.
Dear Editor, On Monday, October 22, 2018, a GSPCA Animal Inspector and I went to the Vigilance Police Station to give support to a family whose 10-week old poodle was (allegedly) deliberately killed.