Who’s telling the truth? Rohee, Ganga or President Ramotar? Allegations indicate former minister in an inappropriate relationship
Contrary to Local Government Minister Ganga Persaud’s resignation letter which said his decision to give up his ministerial post from the Donald Ramotar led cabinet was voluntary, People’s Progressive Civic (PPP/C) General Secretary Clement Rohee confirmed that Persaud resignation was based upon presidency influence.
THE DERANGED MORALITY. In the film, the slavers are often depicted as god-fearing men, whose cruelty is interspersed with moments horror and self-loathing.
Information surrounding the cause of death of a 23-year-old Electrician who was allegedly electrocuted while on duty at the Skeldon Sugar Factor is still unclear.
Ulric Johnson was pronounced dead at the village’s hospital yesterday afternoon. Management officials were contacted to give further insight on the matter but to no avail.
The drowning of 17-year-old Shamar Edwards has left friends and family in a state of disbelief and the big question being asked is “where were the lifeguards”?
At a poolside hotel with as reputable a name as the Princess hotel, one would only expect management to have the necessary arrangements in place for all water lovers and hotel guests; whether or not a person can swim.
THE PLANTER'S WIVES. In the film, Epps' wife is portrayed as a complex individual; bitter at her husband's obsession with a pretty slave girl; vengeful, and ultimately cruel and sadistic.
Trevor Rose, a popular Guyanese fashion designer and events promoter was this morning gunned down execution style around 4:30 am, while on his way home, according to reports.
Rose, the mother of one of his children Latoya Fowler and the driver of the car were heading home when they were approached by the assailant in the Eccles East Bank Demerara (EBD) vicinity.
THE SLAVES' RELIGION. In the film, the slaves are depicted as Christian, and they receive religious instruction from the relatively benign planter, William Ford.
“No Word in Guyanese for Me” tells the journey of Hanna, who is made to choose between her identity and the support and love of her family and her precious faith.
The movie "12 years a slave" compared to the experience of Guyana and Suriname.
THE PLANTATIONS. In the film, the slaves are working cotton fields, whereas in the Guianas, the crop was sugar.
The movie "12 years a slave" compared to the experience of Guyana and Suriname
THE SLAVE MARKETS. The film vividly depicted the horrors of being sold in New Orleans; the humiliating nakedness of the slaves, the separation of mothers and children, and the treatment of humans as commodities.