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Thursday, December 8, 2022

Letter: UG 35% tuition fee hike promulgating capitalism over critical thinking

Dear Editor, The plan to raise tuition fees at the University of Guyana by a whopping 35% is a part of the shameful project to...

Letter: Norton’s threats against GECOM Chair

Dear Editor, By his admission, Aubrey Norton has spent a lifetime in politics, and should surely know that the leadership of the People’s National Congress...

Letter: WPA is trying to rewrite history

Dear Editor, The recent letter in the press defending the WPA as not being responsible for the closure of the sugar estates during the last...

Letter: Perturbed at Speaker’s ruling against the Economic Service’s Committee

Dear Editor, I am dismayed and perturbed at the Speaker of the National Assembly's ruling which undermines Parliamentary representation. His ruling has prevented the Economic...

Letter: Continuing to ignore each other is just spinning top in mud

Dear Editor, The present strategy of the PPP and the PNC seems to suggest that if they concentrate hard enough on ignoring each other, then,...

Letter: APNU/AFC has moved itself towards a circus of political self-destruction

Dear Editor, In declaring that the constitutional mandate of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) “is very wide”, the APNU/AFC has moved itself toward a circus...

LETTER: Similar support should have been offered to sugar workers

Dear Editor, I have been following closely the developments regarding the RUSAL workers who, I believe, are rightly standing up for what they deserve. The...

LETTER: Independent thinkers should raise their voices to save Guyana

Dear Editor, Let me be very clear: Ministers Raphael Trotman and Winston Jordan are beings of President David Granger.  They cannot collect three billion, seven...

Letter: Too little too late

Dear Editor, In the aftermath of December 21st, government ministers have suddenly grown a conscience and empathy for sections of the population. All of a sudden,...

Eyewitness: Moving…flag-raising

Your Eyewitness was intrigued by the change in the locale for the flag-raising ceremony this year. He figured, why not? Year after year they’ve...

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Payments for GRO, immigration support services now possible through MMG

Persons seeking to make payments for services offered by the Guyana Register Office (GRO) and Immigration Support Services can now do so through Mobile...

GPHC denies claims that patient in need of surgery was left unattended 

See full statement from the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation on alleged patient neglect: With reference to the social media posts being circulated which purports that...

Tint permits to now have lifespan of 3 years – Benn

Home Affairs Minister Robeson Benn has announced that the lifespan of tint permits will be extended to three years in order for permit holders...

No fare increase for water taxis – MARAD

See full statement from the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD): The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) has noted with concern that some operators are requesting more than...

GECOM staff says she was forced to use spreadsheet to tabulate votes under Mingo’s...

Assistant Registration Officer at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Alexandra Bowman, today told the ongoing Commission of Inquiry that during the tabulation of the...

Guyana signs MoU with int’l body to build world-class protected area system

The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with international conservation organisation, Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS) to aid in...

Iwokrama welcomes Guyana’s innovative Carbon Agreement

See full statement from the Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development: The Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development extends...

Duo wanted for attempted murder of gas station pump attendant

Two carpenters, age 25 and 19, are wanted by police for the attempted murder of 27-year-old Kemraj Ramcharran, a gas station pump attendant of...

Staffers at Home Affairs Ministry evacuate after smoke & fire alarms triggered 

The fire and smoke alarms at the Ministry of Home Affairs on Brickdam were triggered at around 09:00h today by smoke emanating from a...