The Suriname Ambassador to Guyana, Nisa Kurban–Baboe recently paid a courtesy to Chief-of-Staff, Brigadier-General Mark Phillips to discuss possible opportunities for cooperation between the two countries.
The National Cultural Centre (NCC) came alive earlier today as the Georgetown chapter of the children’s Mashramani competition got underway.
I am writing this article because it has come to my attention that the residents of the Bhoodhoo’s Housing Scheme Blankenburg West Coast Demerara are facing a very stressful and depressing situation with the poor roads in their neighborhood.
THE OLD SLAVE PLANTATIONS. In this series comparing the movie. In the film, the planter's houses are portrayed as opulent and classical, grand homes for wealthy people.
SEX AND SLAVERY. In the film, Mr Ebbs is portrayed as a rapacious predator, helping himself to a slave girl whenever he feels like. There is no question of consent, and she is entirely at his mercy (which is in short supply). Confused and piqued by her blank response, his interest soon takes a more sadistic turn.
The Guyana Police Force is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 55 year-old Donna Taylor of Agricola East Bank Demerara. Taylor's body was found last Friday night on her premises with a wound to her throat and her hands tied behind her back.
MANKIND AS PROPERTY. in the film there are several references to the fact that a slave is no more than the 'goods' of his or her owner. It is a deeply offensive concept.
The fatal shooting of two persons in Port Mourant, Corentyne backdam on Thursday afternoon (30/01/14) may have been motivated by revenge for a 2013 murder, a reliable source close to investigations said.
The Ministry of Home Affairs says that it has launched an investigation and is awaiting the findings into the allegation of the sexual assault of a young boy by Police Ranks in downtown Georgetown.
In one of today’s newspapers another citizen is alleging abuse by a police officer. This is the umpteenth complaint against the police and at the same time serious crime is on the increase. This is an untenable situation for the citizens and ought not to be allowed to continue.