Daily Archives: March 13, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – March 13, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 13 March 2016 – Kaieteur News

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

The Black Mothers of America – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

The Black Mothers of America – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley

…No more, America, in mournful strain Of wrongs, and grievances and unredress’d No longer shall thou dread the iron chain Which wanton Tyranny with lawless hand Had made, and with it meant t’enslave the land.      Phillis Wheatley 1772

We hear a great deal about the founding fathers of America. But how about the Black mothers of America and they role they played in shaping the destiny of the nation?  Phillis Wheatley’s verses lamented the institution of slavery in America. Wheatley was an accomplished poet who wrote her memoirs and published a number of poems on a variety of subjects. Her history is most interesting. Wheatley was born in Senegal and was captured and taken to the shores of America when she was seven years old. She was purchased by John Wheatley as a gift to his wife and they gave her the ‘Wheatley’ title.   Continue reading

Guyana: Georgetown Municipality prepares for Change – Video

Guyana: Georgetown Municipality prepares for Change – Video

Published on Mar 11, 2016  – HGPTV (Channel16 Cable67)

Under the auspices of the Mayor and councilors of Georgetown a special session on Local Government and local Governance in Guyana was held in the council chambers to prepare for the much anticipated LGE. Mondale Smith reports.

Guyana – This Week with the President – March 12, 2016

Guyana – This Week with the President – March 12, 2016

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 11 March 2016

Capitol TV logoGuyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 11 March 2016

Cost of TV Licenses to drop    Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:09 PM PST
Guyana Bar Association to represent prisoners in CoI   Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:08 PM PST
Miner blames Land Commission for denying access to mine  Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:07 PM PST
NCN expanding capacity   Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:06 PM PST
Firearms returned to indigenous farmers Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:05 PM PST
Another candidate promising to fix the problems of his constituency Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:04 PM PST
Sports Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:03 PM PST
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