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Thursday, December 8, 2022

Letter: Norton’s fight against this Govt is racist, misplaced, confrontational

Dear Editor, I read Sherwood Lowe’s response to Dr Tara Singh, Ravi Dev, and others who have urged Aubrey Norton to reach and transcend new...

Letter: AG calls APNU/AFC’s bluff

Dear Editor, Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall is ‘on the ball’ yet again. This time, in another ‘calling of APNU/AFC’s bluff,’...

Letter: Mayor Narine must accept responsibility

Dear Editor, Hats off to the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, as indeed it is commendable that “Govt. (is) taking (a) hands-on approach...

Letter: No place for stigmatisation regarding monkeypox

Dear Editor, Good advice is coming from the Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, who is urging persons with Monkeypox symptoms to get themselves tested....

Letter: GuySuCo in the news again for the wrong reasons

Dear Editor, The sugar entity is in the news again. One report gives a detailed account of how an estate overpaid two contractors. Cash-strapped but...

Letter: The housing phenomenon keeps getting better

Dear Editor, I think of the reality that “Globally, 1.6 billion people worldwide struggle with inadequate housing conditions, with about 15 million being forcefully evicted...

Letter: The PNC marginalised its own people

Dear Editor, I had to again read an interesting article by Dr David Hinds; captioned ‘The APNU+AFC Govt. and African Guyanese: After three years, no...

Letter: Monkeypox containment calls for Guyanese to comply with the Government

Dear Editor, The wisdom in the adage “Prevention is better than cure” is most timely to embrace at this time. I am saying this in...

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: Ramjattan continues to regurgitate shameful narratives

Dear Editor, On July 19, 2022, the local media reported that AFC Leader Mr Khemraj Ramjattan, in speaking on the sugar industry, among other things,...

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