Daily Archives: Monday, 4 August 2014, 23:46

Black leaders urged to diagnose problems, find solutions

Last Updated on Monday, 4 August 2014, 23:46 by GxMedia A Black consciousness organisation, Cuffy250, has begun engaging Afro-Guyanese leaders to help repair some of the damage they have contributed to over the years. Executive member of Cuffy250, Dr. David Hinds acknowledged that Black leaders in and out of government have partly contributed to the social, economic and political conditions ...

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AFC Region 8 Councillor arrested for alleged illegal march

Last Updated on Monday, 4 August 2014, 22:25 by GxMedia An Alliance For Change (AFC) Councillor for Region 8, Naieem Gafoor was arrested Monday afternoon for carrying out an illegal procession at Mahdia, even as residents continued to block a main road artery in the gold mining township. Residents said they are peeved that their repeated pleas to Central Government ...

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Guyanese youths, US military cadets team up for community service

Last Updated on Monday, 4 August 2014, 21:03 by GxMedia GEORGETOWN – The U.S Embassy in Guyana said its Youth Action Network (YAN) teamed up with visiting U.S. military cadets to take part in a major community service project on August 2, under the theme: “Ready to Serve, Ready to Lead.”  A total of 79 volunteers completed a beautification project at ...

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Courts official in Essequibo Coast accident dies

Last Updated on Monday, 4 August 2014, 20:57 by GxMedia A senior official of Courts (Essequibo Coast branch) succumbed to multiple injuries she sustained in a road accident Saturday night on the Essequibo Coast public road. Demerara Waves Online News was told that 32-year old Chandani Das died early Monday morning after undergoing emergency surgery. She received injuries to her ...

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Lisa Punch knocked out of Rising Star

Last Updated on Monday, 4 August 2014, 2:53 by GxMedia Guyanese singer Lisa Punch was Sunday night knocked out from the top seven contestants who will be going forward to the quarter finals of ABC’s Rising Star singing competition after she only mustered 59 percent. She sang “Girl On Fire”. Punch barely scraped up four votes from the US West ...

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