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WPA sorry for gov’t shortcomings but sticking with coalition for polls -plans to ensure promises kept after ‘mixed’ performance in office

 Marcelle Thomas  stabroek august 17, 2019 David Hinds Giving the  APNU+AFC a “mixed review” and apologising for its shortcomings while in office, APNU member the Working People’s Alliance(WPA) yesterday announced that it would remain in the governing coalition for the next elections and pledged to be active in ensuring that…

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Little hope for quick change to winner-takes-all system -but village movements can empower populace to influence decision-making, Hughes says

Stabroek News 6 mins ago   Share   Nigel Hughes speaking yesterday. Seated from right are David Hinds and Carl Greenidge. As Guyana enters a pivotal period with substantial revenues expected from the oil industry, the populace should push for a reemergence of the village movement to enable them to influence decision-making as…

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Thoughts on Freedom–Mosa Telford

Mosa Telford stabroek News Years ago, on Emancipation Day, an elder called me in London from Cameroon and greeted me with song. “First of August come again hurrah me ginga/jinga”. Years later, I heard the song at local Emancipation activities. For some time, I began to sing “Oh Ra me ginga/…

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PNC War Room, PPP Situation Room (Part 2) Four (4) “consideration points”: Emancipation

 A. A. Fenty stabroek news august 2, 2019 Despite excellent delaying strategies by His Excellency’s People’s National Congress (PNC) dominance, circumstances – dictated from without – have now propelled all interested into top-flight elections mode. Three weeks ago, we invited you to consider speculation, facts from some leaked intelligence and some…

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Elections: Fear of losing (what)

Children and workers during Guyana’s `summer’ A. A. Fenty  stabroek news july 26, 2019 Maintaining relevance: Reasonings and groundings (Reasonably certain that today’s offering will finally be among the most brief.) Repetition beckons as I remind you-all of my own conclusions regarding (local) general elections. Firstly, I like a few thousands,…

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To all non-tribalist voters: Observe, decide… `You get de laan? De Loan? Houses? Thank Charrandass!’Afros–Alan Fenty

 A. A. Fenty stabroek news July 19, 2019  Hello friends, hello critics. My simple ageing mind wishes to simplify the advice implicit in my lead caption – non tribalist, observation, analysis, decision, hopefully a national objective decision regarding which political group you prefer in government beyond 2019 A little about my…

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