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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

LETTER: On what basis was Mr James Singh dismissed?

Dear Editor, Permit me to register my concern and disappointment on a matter in which I am of the view that it is deemed worrying,...

Letter: In Guyana the FIU has now become a political weapon

Dear Editor, When in Opposition this Government knew all the right answers for every aspect of good governance. According to them, they knew that the...

Letter: ‘Those who remain silent in the face of injustice become collaborators’

Dear Editor, President Trump calls Haiti a 'SHITHOLE" country. Does he know that America's trade with Haiti generates about $US300M annually in surplus for...

Letter: ‘Crab in a barrel mentality’ now applicable to AFC

Dear Editor, I find it very disheartening that Mr Khemraj Ramjattan, Leader of the Alliance for Change, who has condemned a third term for Opposition...

Letter: Is the new Demerara Bridge another scandal in the making?

Dear Editor, The Guyanese people, I am sure are ripe with some excitement and welcomes the news of a new Demerara Harbour Bridge. This excitement,...

Letters: How credible is GPL’s Chairman Robert Badal?

“For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.”...

LETTER: HPV Vaccine for boys, right thing to do, even if it’s three years...

Dear Editor: In 2010, as Minister of Health, I announced the HPV Vaccine Initiative. In 2011, we launched the HPV vaccine Initiative for girls 9...

Letter: The Guyana Amazon Warriors have contributed so much to our national development

Dear Editor, After being at Providence , I wish to point out the seminal contribution the Guyana Amazon Warriors are making to our national development. First...

Letter: Downsizing sugar while increasing uncompetitive agriculture is shortsighted

Dear Editor, It was disturbing to learn from President Granger in his address at the opening of the West Berbice Expo that Guysuco will keep...

LETTER: PSC directive should be withdrawn

Dear Editor, In a previous letter, I emphasised that the coming constitutional reform process would yield nothing but wasted time and money, unless we cultivate...

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