Daily Archives: 08/16/2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – August 16, 2016

Guyana: LATEST NEWS – 16 August 2016 – Kaieteur News… (see other News sources at the end of this entry) 

Jamaica Strikes Gold First in Rio in Women’s 100m race – video

Jamaica Strikes Gold First in Rio in Women’s 100m race

 RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Sunday August 14, 2016 – Jamaica won the English-speaking Caribbean’s first medals at the Olympic Games in Rio last night – gold and bronze –  in a highly-anticipated women’s 100m final.

Elaine Thompson’s gold-winning run saw her dethroning two-time champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and ending her compatriot’s hopes of a hat-trick of 100m titles.

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My Second Childhood – By Ron Persaud + music video

My Second Childhood – By Ron Persaud

The Walking Revolution

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They told me that I took a long time to learn how to walk. You will appreciate that I have to take that on faith because it was before the memory cells in my brain fired up. Since then I have done a lot of walking. I did not have my own bicycle until I was twelve, motorcycle until I was twenty-two; and my first car until I was twenty-seven.

I walked the 25 miles between Aishalton and Karaudarnawa in the South Rupununi a couple of times and many, many more miles in my time at GUYSUCO and countless steps in my (many) jobs in the USA.     Continue reading

Elvis impersonator Ben Portsmouth dazzles fans worldwide – video

Elvis impersonator to headline Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena

SATURDAY 13TH AUGUST 2016 – http://nativemonster.com/music/

An Elvis impersonator who has dazzled fans around the world will headline Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena on September 3.

Ben Portsmouth on the David Letterman show 2013

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Guyana Government News Brief – August 15, 2016

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – August 15, 2016