Daily Archives: May 2, 2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – May 02, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 02 May 2016 – Kaieteur News

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

Guyanese Online – Most Popular Entries – April 2016­­­­­­

Guyanese Online Most Popular Entries – April 2016­­­­­­

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  1. GUYANA and CARIBBEAN RECIPES
  2. Advice to Diaspora returning for the Jubilee Year Celebrations – By Francis Quamina Farrier
  3. Old Jet Magazines – from 1950 onwards – updated
  4. Guyana: Flowering Georgetown in April 2016 – By Francis Quamina Farrier
  5. Fruits of Trinidad and Tobago – and Guyana
  6. GUYANA: LIST OF CABINET MINISTERS – 20 May 2015 – Updated 23 May 2015
  7. Ten Caribbean Nations More Dangerous Than The U.S.
  8. The Indo-Caribbean Experience: Now and Then – by Elizabeth Jaikaran
  9. GUYANA’S NATIONAL SONGS
  10. Guyana: Old Georgetown, British Guiana – pictures     Continue reading

Barbados- RISING RACIAL STRAIN – By Bert Wilkinson

Barbados- RISING RACIAL STRAIN –

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By Bert Wilkinson – Caribbean Life News  NYC

When it comes to political stability and general services, the Caribbean Community nation of Barbados is regarded as not only the best Afro-run country in the world but also one of the most organized societies in the western hemisphere.

But deep beneath the surface of life in this 166-square-mile country that is commonly referred to as little Britain, runs the problem of growing racial tensions between blacks and the country’s tiny but economically dominant white local class. Blacks comprise about 90 percent of the population of more than 350,000 and when it comes to living standards ratings, Barbados is ranked at 53, a remarkable placing for a country with little natural resources.    Continue reading

Guyanese women of valor honored – By Tangerine Clarke

Guyanese women of valor honored

Guyana’s First Lady Sandra Granger and Sita Nagamootoo, wife of Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo, were guests of honor at the Women of Mission International (WOMI) empowerment Awards Gala on Friday, April 8 at the Glen Terrace, Brooklyn, where 10 Guyanese women of valor were honored.

The awardees included: Dr. Karen Godette, Guliana Jacobs, Bonita Montague, Elsa Kum, Joycelyn Wilson, JoAnne Williams-Carryl, Patricia Jordan-Langford, Lakshmee Singh, Paula Liverpool, Abbess Shirley Beaton. (see photo below)

During the outstanding evening of tributes, the 10 women were praised for their sterling contribution to Guyanese society, and presented with citations from Senator Roxanne Persaud, Community Service Certificates from Congresswoman Yvette Clarke’s office, and award statues from Women of Mission International (WOMI).   Continue reading

Guyana 411 – April 30, 2016 – Focus on Linden and bauxite mining – GINA video

GINA logoGuyana 411 – April 30, 2016 – Focus on Linden and bauxite mining

Guyana – This week with the President – April 30, 2016 – GINA video

GINA logoGuyana – This week with the President – April 30, 2016