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Sunday, April 18, 2021

THE PIPER: Emancipation and Reparations

In 2013 Caribbean Heads of Governments established the Caricom Reparations Commission with a mandate to prepare the case against the Government of Great...

Eyewitness: Reconciliation…

…with PNC?? Now that the elections are (finally) over and the Ali Administration is getting on with the business of running the country, a lot...

EYEWITNESS: Still mamamaguying…

…on oil Trotman’s been relieved of his oil responsibilities from his Natural Resource portfolio. Or so we’ve been told. It’s probably more like he’s been...

EYEWITNESS: The buck stops…

…with the Minister The Public Security Minister – right now Khemraj Ramjattan – always has INDIVIDUAL ministerial responsibility for the prisons and the Prison Service...

EYEWITNESS: Exposure…

…of oil funds Well, at long last we’re getting some quantification of the long promised “oil money” that’s supposed to solve ALL our problems – if...

Square off…between the Eagle and the Dragon

Now that Secretary Pompeo has departed, the dust is beginning to settle…and it’s not just from that which his jet raised on the tarmac...

EYEWITNESS: Unfettered unilateralism…

…at UG Why isn’t your Eyewitness surprised that UG’s Vice Chancellor, Ivelaw Griffith, has proposed that the Council that oversees his administration of the tertiary...

EYEWITNESS: Preliminary…

…ICJ matters The Guyana-Venezuela border controversy’s getting closer to a resolution…and it’s about time we got THAT monkey off our back!! The ICJ’s decided to...

EYEWITNESS: The girl child…

…at risk Hopefully, none of us in Guyana has to be reminded about the neglect girl children face in the world – even in the...

Eyewitness: Creating…

…new agri vistas We’ve been warned so many times about the dreaded “Dutch Disease” after we (OK, OK, the foreign oil companies!) struck oil, that...

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