Daily Archives: 02/04/2018

Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – February 03-04. 2018

News – 04 February 2018

Essequibo power outages fuel related- Guyana Power & Light

Minister must give ExxonMobil seven days notice before visiting operations – Oil Contract

After one month… Police silent on whiskey smuggling allegation against colleague

Local cricket icon, Roger Harper, is a ‘Special Person’

Balwant Singh Hospital wins major case against Food and Drugs…Director ordered to register Indian-made drugs; provide list of new medicines

 —  See more News Links below  ……       Continue reading

QC NY Alumni Assoc. to host Student Conference in Guyana on February 8-9. 2018

QCAANY rep and alumna in Georgetown, Ms. Ede Tyrell, providing guidance at 2017 Conference

A diverse team of local and Diaspora Queen’s College of Guyana alumni and friends, has been assembled to lead workshops and other activities during the upcoming conference with the students at the Thomas Lands, Georgetown school.

The student conference will be held on February 8th and 9th, 2018.

Referred to as QCSC and being hosted for the fourth consecutive academic year by the Queen’s College of Guyana Alumni Association (NY) Inc. (“QCAANY”).      Continue reading

Medicinal cannabis (Marijuana) industries established in Jamaica and St. Vincent

Jamaican Business to Produce Cannabis-Based Medicinals


Medicinal cannabis

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thursday February 1, 2018 – A Jamaican manufacturing company has entered a joint venture with US-based biotechnology company United Cannabis Corporation (UCANN) and Cannabinoid Research and its local subsidiary company, Cannabinoid Research and Development Company Limited (CRD), to produce cannabis-infused water and other cannabis-based products.     Continue reading

Guyana still hiring from without – By Verian Mentis- Barker


Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – January 2018

Villagers and Friends,

Welcome to our first issue of Buxton-Friendship Express for 2018. Please download the attached copy, OR click on the following link to get it.



Lorna Campbell-  Editor,

Buxton-Friendship Express –buxtonexpress@aol.com

Attachment below: 


“Struggle and Triumph: The Legacy of George Washington Carver” – Video

Black History Month – February

“Struggle and Triumph: The Legacy of George Washington Carver” – Video

Published on Jul 20, 2016

This 28-minute film explores the life of George Washington Carver. The movie features Altorro Black as the adult George Washington Carver and Tyler Black as the young Carver, narration by Sheryl Lee Ralph, and music by Bobby Horton.
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