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February 2017

KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

Please Mr. Thompson; I’m not a one-man army!

Feb 27, 2017 Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon There is a letter by someone named Gary Thompson in yesterday’s Kaieteur News lamenting the continuing lackluster and disappointing performance of the Coalition Government. The writer intoned; “Where are the voices of dissent and accountability, the voices claiming to represent the people,…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Kaieteur News

APNU+AFC has “one-term” window to prove it is different – Dr. Hinds— Says if administration fails, it would only have itself to blame

Feb 27, 2017  kaieteur News  Executive Member of the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Dr. David Hinds believes that the coalition administration has a “one-term” window to prove it is different from its predecessor, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP). And if it does not make it beyond that point, then Dr. Hinds…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Kaieteur News

In spite of criticisms… Guyana stands to benefit immensely from recovery of stolen state assets – Dr. Hinds– says passage of SARA Bill necessary in fight against corruption

Feb 27, 2017 kaieteur News  While criticism of the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA) Bill may be part of the democratic process, Executive Member of the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Dr. David Hinds says that stakeholders must bear one salient point in mind; all of Guyana stands to benefit immensely with its…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

Sometimes the past returns with Draculean vengeance

Feb 26, 2017 Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon  When the Democrats had a majority in the Senate in Obama’s first term, to prevent the Republicans from delaying the confirmation of Obama’s Cabinet selections, the Democrats changed the rule of two-thirds for confirmation to a simple majority. They naturally wanted to…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

Is President Granger falling down?

Feb 24, 2017 Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon It is my opinion that the Mayor of Georgetown and the Town Clerk are either disrespectful of the President of the Republic or they are ignoring all his post 2015 exhortations on democracy because they believe it is just rhetoric and not…

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Kaieteur News

NICIL Fraud investigation…Former Ministers among those to be charged next week – Khemraj Ramjattan

Feb 25, 2017  kaieteur News By Brushell Blackman Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan says that criminal charges will be brought against a number of officials including People’s Progressive Party (PPP/C) former Government Ministers, next week. In an interview with Kaieteur News, Ramjattan said that the Special Organised Crimes Unit (SOCU)…

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