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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Letter: Many drivers simple do not understand how to use the roads

On December 11 this year, it will be seven years since we lost our dear friend and sister Dr Desrey Caesar-Fox in a terrible...

Letter: Sustained shortages of medicines in health sector terrifying

Dear Editor, In spite of the billions allocated for medicines and medical supplies in the 2017 budget, there is little hope that shortages of medicines...

Letter: Uncertainty about BV / Triumph road reconstruction should be addressed

Dear Editor , In the BV/Triumph area, Surat Drive Road running southward from the East Coast Public road  is being reconstructed as it is...

Letter: APNU/AFC have abandoned sugar workers

Dear Editor, Sugar workers have been abandoned by APNU+AFC. As sugar workers dangle on a string, those who vigorously proclaimed themselves champions of sugar workers,...

Letter: Government functionaries making a mockery of disability movement in Guyana

Dear Editor, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 2016, finds the disability movement in Guyana facing acts of insensitivity, discrimination and rejection by several government...

Letter: Cuban trained doctors respond to “Messengers of Death” label

Dear Editor, Us, Cuban trained doctors of the graduating year 2016, would like to have our voices heard, concerning a few matters that have recently...

Letter: There is no uncertainty that APNU+AFC is carrying out its 2014 threat to...

Dear Editor, Another day, another assault on the sugar industry. The latest assault comes from the Chairman of GUYSUCO, Dr Clive Thomas, who claims that...

Letter: seed paddy sold by GRDB should be labelled properly

  Kindly permit me space in your news outfit  to express my dissatisfaction with the labelling of the seed paddy being sold to farmers by...

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