Daily Archives: 04/13/2016

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 April 2015

Capitol TV logoGuyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 April 2015

AFC Chairman quits

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 04:36 AM PDT

President stands by Minister of State despite AFC’s call for Harmon’s powers to be trimmed

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 04:31 AM PDT

Mayor Chase – Greene sworn in at City Hall with pomp and style

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 04:26 AM PDT

DDL launches $500K rum to commemorate 50th Independence Anniversary

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 04:21 AM PDT

President dismisses rumors that his government is scaring away Chinese investors over Bai Shan Lin

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 04:14 AM PDT

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

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 13 April 2016 – Kaieteur News

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

Mahaica’s ‘mad scientists’ make mosquito repellent from Katahar flower


Dolly Sooknanan, teacher Jaishree Nanku, and Darshanie Nanhu are pictured with their winning trophies at the display counter for the repellent

Mahaica’s ‘mad scientists’ make mosquito repellent from Katahar flower

“Katahar” is an Indo-Guyanese Creole word that carries the idea of nothingness. If someone were to tell you you’re a Katahar, they are really dismissing you as worth nothing.

The vegetable named Katahar is, however, not to be dismissed. Curried Katahar, added to other curries with dhall and rice, is a must-have in good seven-curry, the dish mainly served at Hindu religious events.   Continue reading

A NIGERIAN IN CANCUN – By Hubert Williams



– By  Hubert Williams

nigerian      Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, March 18, 2016 — Resplendent in an immaculate white uniform, with white-and-yellow cap, blue necktie, white belt and white shoes, this very dark-skinned Bellhop in a crowd of newly-arrived white guests was going about his functions with professional efficiency and speed, yet with the ease and grace of royalty.

When I espied him and moved in his direction to say “hello”, we were, at the time, the only two Blacks in the crowded and imposing Lobby of the magnificent Sandos Resort on Playa Del Carmen, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico.    Continue reading

Guyana Government News Brief – April 12, 2016 – video

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – April 12, 2016

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