Daily Archives: May 9, 2018

Keynote Address by Vibert Lampkin on the late Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen

GUYANESE ONLINE

Keynote Address by Vibert Lampkin on March 28, 2018 on the late:

Judge Dr. Mohamed Shahabuddeen

MOHAMED SHAHABUDDEEN

Learned Imams of the Imdadul Masjid, family and friends of the late Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen, ladies and gentlemen, brothers and sisters all.  Assalam Alaikum.

Sieyf, thank you for that fine introduction and thank you for affording me the honour to deliver this keynote address to celebrate the life of your late father, Dr. Mohamed Shahabuddeen, who died peacefully on February 17, 2018.

Mohamed Shahabuddeen was a most extraordinary man.  He is arguably the most highly qualified academic legal mind that Guyana has produced. But that is getting ahead of myself.  Let me start from the beginning.     Continue reading

Guyana: Diversity in Our Villages; Harmony in Our Culture – By Ken Corsbie

Ken Corsbie

Diversity in Our Villages; Harmony in Our Culture – By Ken Corsbie

On Mon, May 7, 2018 at 11:23 PM, Ken Corsbie <kencorsbie@gmail.com> wrote:

Hello folks, some of this may be of passing interest..
I wrote this perhaps 10 or 12 years ago. It was triggered by a symposium that my friend Henry Muttoo had organized in the Cayman Islands – the the poor tenement yards in the city as illustrated by Errol John’s signature play“Moon on a Rainbow Shawl”.
Wondering if it has any relevance or interest at this time.. …
The following article was in the Guyana Cultural Association NY – GuyFolkFest Magazine. It was carried by Guyanese Online in February 2011.