Daily Archives: 01/05/2013

Ed Ahmad brings in Politicos into the net – video

Ed Ahmad brings in Politicos into the net – video

January 4, 2013 – Capitol News video

The Ed Ahmad investigation was bound to go this way. Follow the money into the politicians’ purses. Now the NYPOST is reporting, that a former New York State Senator of Guyanese heritage, John Sampson, may be under investigation for his links to the indicted mortgage fraud accused Ed Ahmad. Ahmad was a donor to Sampson’s political work in New York State. The report is also claiming that the inquiry into Sampson is focusing on Sampson’s campaign fund-raising and stems from a broader federal probe into Queens Democratic Congressman, Gregory Meeks.

Also read:   http://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2013/01/05/ed-ahmad-squeals-on-ny-senator-say-court-watchers/        Continue reading

Sculptor comes under heavy criticism re 1823 Monument – video

Sculptor comes under heavy criticism re 1823 Monument

4th Jan 2013 – Capitol News video

Guyanese sculptor, Ivor Thom, who has designed the 1823 Monument and sought to justify its location on Carifesta Avenue, has come under flak for wanting to show off his work, rather than adhering to the historic significance of where the monument ought to go. Several African artists, writers and groups are insisting that the Parade Ground on Middle Street in Cummingsburg, here in Georgetown, has historical significance in the struggle for freedom. They want the monument there. Guyanese Artist and writer, Barrington Braithwaite, is one of those who feel very strongly that artistic license aside, Thom has to understand that the Monument is a work for hire.    Continue reading

GCC Canada – Valentine Dinner & Dance – Feb 16, 2013

Guyana Christian Charities (Canada) Inc

VALENTINE DINNER & DANCE

When: Saturday, February 16, 2013
7:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Where: Sts. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church Hall
1490 Markham Road — North of 401. Toronto. Canada.
(Entrance West off Markham Road on Milner Avenue)

Music: Triple Play Band……. &
DJ Raymond “Bake” Pereira

Admission: $50.00 per person
Includes: Hors d’œuvre — 7:00 — 7:30 p.m.
Buffet Supper — 7:30 — 9:00 p.m. – Door Prizes

TICKETS from:

Mike Gonsalves — 416-420-0565    Joe Castanheiro — 416-286-1956
Dexter Gonsalves — 905-428-3883  Karen Heifa — 416-287-2526
Dennis Choy — 905-839-0434  or any GCC member
or email: info@gcccanada.org

Download Flyer: GCC – Val Dance 2013 – Toronto