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September 3, 2017

Stabroek

Suppression of news

stabroek news letter Dear Editor, My training as a journalist as well as my experience over the years have led me to expect that all noteworthy occasions attended by the President of a country would be treated as a ‘news story’, if only to inform the populace about the agenda…

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fenty, Stabroek

I’m agreeing with the opposition-increasingly! -some social situations attracting my attention-one Brigadier, two Majors-General

 By A. A. Fenty September 1, 2017  stabroek news (Two upfront “relevant digressions”: Do you realise that one, two or three representatives of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) have letters appearing in three local newspapers, daily!? (The Chronicle is as of the recent past-resorting to being overwhelmingly “government-friendly”.) And by “opposition” I mean…

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Ralph Ramkarran, Stabroek

Independent third world judges lead the way

By Ralph Ramkarran stabroek news The stunning news, unprecedented in Africa’s history, broke on Friday morning that the Kenyan Supreme Court had overturned the results of the August 8 elections which the incumbent president, Uhuru Kenyatta, 55, had won with 54 per cent of the vote. The six-bench Supreme Court ruled four to…

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KNEWS-Freddie Kissoon

I campaigned against the PPP not for the AFC

 Sep 03, 2017  Features / Columnists, Freddie Kissoon Over the past two years, there have been several letters in the press enquiring about the absence of any employment connection with the new government given the public’s knowledge that I campaigned for the then opposition in the May 2015 general elections. The latest…

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