David Hinds' Media Comments, Kaieteur News, WPA

Parties reject ‘veiled threats’ by ABE countries – Support call for early elections

 Sep 21, 2019  News  The Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Alliance for Change (AFC) and People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R), have condemned what they have described as veiled threats that were recently made by America, Britain, and the European Union (EU) concerning the failure to hold elections by September 18. This would…

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Demerara Waves, WPA

AFC, WPA divided on asking PPP for parliamentary extension

Posted by: Denis Chabrol in News, Politics September 20, 2019 The Alliance For Change (AFC) and the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) were Friday divided on whether overtures should be made to the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) to extend the life of the government now that the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) says it will be…

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David Hinds' Media Comments, Stabroek, WPA

WPA to push for loan write-offs for public sector workers who attend UG and serve

Tabitha Sarabo-Halley By Stabroek News  September 21, 2019 Public servants who access government loans to pursue higher education at the University of Guyana (UG) should have their balances written off after giving five years post-graduation service in the public sector, says executive member of the Working Peoples Alliance (WPA) Tabitha Sarabo-Halley. Sarabo-Halley,…

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Stabroek, WPA

AFC, WPA hopeful of elections date soon

By Stabroek News  September 21, 2019     While maintaining that government has not breached the constitution, coalition members the Alliance for Change (AFC) and the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) yesterday voiced their hope that a date for elections will now be swiftly identified. Speaking at back to back press conferences held…

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David Hinds Blog, Kaieteur News, WPA

Cash Transfer to the Poor: I’d rather Clive Thomas’ economics than economics grounded in Social Prejudice

 Sep 08, 2019  Features / Columnists, Hinds’ Sight with Dr. David Hinds, News Since Clive Thomas and the WPA announced their policy proposal for direct disbursement of a tiny fraction of the coming oil resources to the citizens of Guyana in the form of annual Cash Transfers, some members of the ruling class…

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Kaieteur News, tacuma ogunseye, WPA

Frederick Kissoon’s anti-coalition utterances should not be ignored or go unchallenged–Tacuma Ogunseye

 Aug 22, 2019  Letters DEAR EDITOR, Mr. Frederick Kissoon’s July 31, 2019 column captioned, “Forms of Degeneracy after 2015 that killed Guyana’s future” demonstrated his obsession with the WPA, and his aversion to giving an iota of credit to President David Granger and the APNU+AFC coalition. In this election season, Kissoon’s…

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