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Saturday, October 20, 2018

EYEWITNESS: Man on a…

…white horse? The cowboy “westerns” out of Hollywood left us with the narrative of the “man on a white horse” – the hero – riding into...

EYEWITNESS: Who will watch…

…the watchmen? One problematic of democracy has been when giving ultimate power to any person or group of persons or institution has been the worry...

EYEWITNESS: Unfit and imprappa…

…AFC Dead Meat The AFC are running on their own in the LGE, after they were rebuffed by the APNU…or more specifically, the PNC. They’d...

EYEWITNESS: Responsibility…

…or slackness? The headline in the Chronic caught your Eyewitness’s eye: “2500 free homes”+ repairs!! Really? And here your Eyewitness thought nothing in the world...

EYEWITNESS: Barking up…

…the wrong (money) tree There’s a very wise saying attributed to Sherlock Holmes by his creator Conan-Doyle: “When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains,...

EYEWITNESS: Guyana’s…

…Domesday Book Back in 1086, William the Conqueror, who’d conquered that country 20 years before to become its King – hence “William the Conqueror” –...

EYEWITNESS: The name is…

…“Bond”, not “Loan” This story on the “Bond” issued by the SPU for GuySuCo is getting “curiouser and curiouser”. If it weren’t for the tragedy...

EYEWITNESS: Earning…

…Nagga’s keep Nagamootoo’s sure been singing a lot recently in his Chronic column…but then his “supper”, starting with his super salary, SUV’s with outriders, foreign...

EYEWITNESS: Out of the loop…

…thrown for a loop? Or just plain loopy? Your Eyewitness is trying to digest the emanations from the erstwhile Agriculture Minister, Noel Holder, on GuySuCo...

EYEWITNESS: Trust…

…versus thrust in politics For sure, EB John, that old HR specialist out of Bookers isn’t anti-Government. So one would hope they’d give a hearing...

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