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Henry Jeffery, Stabroek

Equality: a requirement for justice

By Henry Jeffrey stabroek news Last week two events were reported that deserve some comment. The first had to do with the case between DIPCON Engineering Limited and the Attorney General (AG) of Guyana before the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which the AG, Mr. Basil Williams, lost and which means that…

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Coalition relations

stabroek news esitorial november 20, 2017 With the GECOM chairmanship now to be adjudicated by the courts and the likelihood of appeals, it is worthwhile addressing what the controversy has disclosed about the governing coalition, particularly the relationship between the executive/presidency/APNU and the AFC. A statement on November 16 from…

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AFC wants revision of Cummingsburg Accord by Feb 14

stabroek news november 21, 2017 The meeting of the AFC’s National Executive Committee (AFC photo) The leadership of the Alliance For Change (AFC) is to formally write A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) on a revision of the Cummingsburg Accord which birthed the coalition and saw it winning the 2015…

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mosa telford, Stabroek

Letter to Kescia

By Mosa Telford November 18, 2017 stabroek news Dear Kescia, Your name will not be forgotten. Your relatives and friends and colleagues and the thespians will make sure of that. For days, I fought with idea of penning my thoughts, finding it difficult to even start for never would I have imagined that…

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Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek, Uncategorized

The crocodile strikes

By Ralph Ramkarran stabroek news november 19, 2017 Wracked by dissention and uncertainty, compounded by the dismissal of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, known by the nickname of ‘Crocodile’ which he embraces, the army on Wednesday occupied strategic points in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe, and deposed President Robert Mugabe, aged 93 and…

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Henry Jeffery, Stabroek

The President: assuaging moral anxieties

By Henry Jeffrey stbroek news November 15, 2017 About a week after President David Granger made his controversial choice of Justice James Patterson as the chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission, which many viewed as signalling the PNCR’s intention to manipulate future elections, he took to the podium to speak to the…

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Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek

The Socialist Revolution

By Ralph Ramkarran stabroek news november 12, 2017 The Russian Revolution, referred to as the ‘Great October Socialist Revolution,’ took place one hundred years ago on November 7 (October 25 on the calendar in force in Russia at the time). Although the revolution was inspired by noble ideas and ideals, mainly the…

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