Daily Archives: Saturday, 18 April 2015, 21:35

Windsor Forest faces possible flooding after new koker develops problems

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015, 21:35 by GxMedia Residents of Windsor Forest and neighbouring villages on the West Coast Demerara  were Saturday afternoon bracing for flood after problems developed with a recently built koker (drainage sluice). Residents said the GUY$148 million dollar koker buckled under pressure from the high tide at about 5 PM. A resident explained that ...

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Jagdeo warns of unrest if PPPC wins election narrowly

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015, 21:14 by GxMedia Former President, Bharrat Jagdeo Saturday afternoon warned supporters of his People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) that if they do not turn out and vote resounding next month, the opposition would cause unrest. Addressing thousands of supporters at a rally at Damon Square, Essequibo Coast, he said already the opposition was ...

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GECOM Chairman rules out commission vetting Media Monitoring reports

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015, 15:09 by GxMedia Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Dr. Steve Surujbally has ditched calls by government for the seven-member commission to consider and approve reports by the Media Monitoring Unit (MMU). Addressing prospective election observers of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU), he insisted that the commission would remain an autonomous ...

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ANALYSIS: Machiavellian media machinations

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 April 2015, 13:56 by GxMedia “He who controls the present controls the past.  He who controls the past controls the future.”  That was George Orwell in his timeless masterpiece1984.  The mighty can sift arbitrarily and select capriciously to manage minds to direct a specific outcome.  This is not about appearances, or speculation of what might ...

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