Daily Archives: August 14, 2015

FERRY OF THE FOG – By Dmitri Allicock + music video

Fog-Ferry

FERRY OF THE FOG

By Dmitri Allicock

The gentle Demerara River cast a foggy spell

Deep beyond the coast where the ferry dwells

Ferryboats connecting Linden in morning sway

Thick cloudy dampen vapors obscuring the day

Born of bauxite, a ferry, one hundred years old

Echoes in the fog of many stories yet to be told

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GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 August 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 August 2015

  • “Swami” school students top CSEC exams
  • Police hunt two prison escapees
  • Two more Guyanese busted in NY with cocaine
  • Granger meets UNASUR GS on border controversy with Venezuela
  • ‘Power’ clash between GPL head and his deputy
  • Jagdeo admits incompetence in failure of Skeldon plant
  • Sports

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Guyana Education: CXC-CSEC MAY/JUNE 2015 Individual candidate performances

SVN produces top CSEC performer

AUGUST 14, 2015 | BY | Sixteen-year-old Victoria Najab of the Saraswati Vidya Niketan (SVN) Secondary School will undoubtedly go down in the annals of history having secured 20 grade one passes at one sitting of the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination.She is arguably the first CSEC candidate to accomplish such a feat.
The first local student who wrote 20 subjects at one sitting was Zimeena Rasheed of Anna Regina Secondary in 2013. She secured 18 grade one passes and 2 grade two passes. The following year Queen’s College (QC) student Elisa Hamilton repeated the feat of sitting 20 subjects and secured 19 grade one passes and 1 grade two pass.
It would however appear that Najab was determined to demonstrate that achieving 20 grade one passes was possible. Continue reading

GUYANA – Latest News – 13 August 2015 – Demerara Waves

 GUYANA – Latest News – 13 August 2015 – Demerara Waves

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 12 August 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 12 August 2015

  • Gov’t says displaying “maturing” by continuing some PPP projects
  • 47 bauxite workers dismissed
  • Miners body welcomes budgetary concessions
  • Police Force gets Crime Scene Investigation training
  • Mother protests for release of 15-year old locked up at Whim
  • Minister Hughes says no “payback” for those who sponsored Canada trip
  • Guyana celebrates International Youth Day
  • Sports

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