Shaheed Alli age 29 years (a construction worker) of B Field Sophia Georgetown  drowned in the Hope Canal on Monday. Police said in a statement that information recieved from a 29-year-old male who is a construction worker of Foulis East Coast Demerara states that the victim is his brother-in-law and on 2021-11-29 about 14:45hrs he along with the deceased and […]

By Vincent Alexander I am certain that Minister Ramson`s recent statement about the need for ‘black youths’ (youths of African descent) to have role models in and from their communities for them to inculcate the culture of generating wealth was unwittingly said. It revealed his state of mind. He was stereotyping youths of African descent and being prejudicial about them. […]

By Lincoln Lewis This nation needs no further evidence, than Minister Charles Ramson’s recent disrespectful statements, to recognise there is a combustible racial problem if not addressed forthwith could lead to open conflagration. That young upstart ought to be told the African community is not without role models; those who by the dint of hard work, sweat and sacrifices, have […]

—warns Hits and Jams that supporting oppressors comes at a heavy cost Leader of the Opposition, Joseph Harmon has urged African Guyanese to mount an intense campaign against Culture Minister Charles Ramson jr for remarks he made denigrating black Guyanese saying on Saturday said that they lack role models. “I think that in the black community, young black kids also […]

The Alliance For Change has joined several other groups and individuals in criticizing Culture Minister, Charles Ramson jr for saying African Guyanese have no role models while elevating a shadowy, fly-by-night company owned by the Hits and Jams and the Kashif and Shanghai owners as an example of good entrepreneurial pursuits. The company with no track record of building construction […]

…as GECOM moves to pick CEO By Svetlana Marshall With the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) scheduled to meet this week to analyze the Curriculum Vitae (CVs) of those shortlisted for the seven top electoral posts, an elections expert said it likely that GECOM’s Information Technology Manager Aneal Giddings would be dropped from the list of nominees for the Chief Elections […]

—World Bank estimates pegs it at 5% of country’s GDP The World Bank has estimated a whopping US$393M (GYD$ 82,108,519,378) in remittance inflows to Guyana this year, which accounts for some 5.3% of this country’s Gross Domestic Product. Guyanese have been complaining about the high cost of living and unemployment since 2020 and many have turned to their overseas relatives […]

The death toll from the Covid-19 disease has reached 986 with the death a fully- vaccinated 69-year-old woman of Region Three.In a press release the Ministry of Health said that as of November 26, 2021, one other person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 986.“The […]

The Guyana Public Service Union has flayed President Irfaan Ali for comments he made last week trying to tie their demands for a just salary increase for workers as political activism. See below the full statement of the GPSU The leadership of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) takes serious umbrage to the “so called Trade Unionist” comment made by […]

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