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Friday, November 16, 2018

EYEWITNESS: The return…

…of PNC nationalisation Well…well…well! There’s only so long a fella can hide his true nature; isn’t it so? The other foot has dropped – after...

EYEWITNESS: Let there be light…

…for sugar workers Today is Diwali, or Deepavali, the Festival of Lights brought by Indian immigrants when they were brought to keep the sugar industry...

EYEWITNESS: Boondoggle…

…on contracts One of the greatest failures of this PNC-led Government has been their abysmal monitoring of contracts for executing their work programme. There isn’t...

EYEWITNESS: Waiting, waiting…

…and then there were 5 Almost two years ago, it was revealed that the Government was going to shutter Wales Estate on the West Bank...

EYEWITNESS: Keeping us down…

…in mediocrity Your Eyewitness sincerely hopes there’s nothing seriously wrong medically with President David Granger, and wishes him a long life. But his decision to...

EYEWITNESS:

…strategies just for spite When Jagdeo floated the idea of Guyana being compensated for not cutting down its forests, there were a lot of snickers...

EYEWITNESS: Change…

…in Brazil Most Guyanese probably don’t even realise that the giant on our southern border – Brazil – just had a change of government that’s...

EYEWITNESS: Reprimand…

…on the hussy bully David Granger fired former Chancellor of the Judiciary Cecil Kennard from the Police Complaints Office, ostensibly because he was too old...

EYEWITNESS: Confusion…

…in oil President Granger just announced – via the Official Gazette-to the surprise of all and sundry, he’ll be personally in charge of all matters...

EYEWITNESS: The fall…

…of Georgetown The Kennard CoI into the Town Clerk’s venality has ripped the scab off the sore that’s the Georgetown Mayor and City Council, and...

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