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Guyanese-born NYPD officer to be inducted – By Tangerine Clarke

Guyanese-born NYPD officer to be inducted

By Tangerine Clarke – Caribbean Life News NY

NYPD Commanding Officer, Rhonda O’Reilly-Bovell of the 7 Pct. Lower East Side Manhattan, pictured at NYC Police Department Headquarters, 1 Police Plaza. Photo by Tangerine Clarke

Rhonda O’Reilly-Bovell, who after migrating to the U.S. just 28 years ago at age 16, is the commanding officer of the 7th Precinct on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, and president of the Guyanese American Law Enforcement Association (GALEA).      Continue reading

Minister of State Joe Harmon in NY: Pride returns to Guyanese people

Harmon: Pride returns to Guyanese people

Brooklyn NYMinister of State, Lt. Colonel (Retd) Joseph Harmon, told Guyanese during a recent town hall meeting in Brooklyn, that the Coalition government has b rought back pride to the Guyanese people. The informative hours-long discussion addressed many concerns that were on the minds of expatriates.

Crime that has reached alarming levels in Guyana was a top priority for expats, who called for a plan of action to safeguard their security, especially when travelling from Cheddi Jagan Int. Airport.     READ MORE

Guyana’s President invites expatriates to invest for development

Guyana prez invites expats to invest for development

President David Granger

President David Granger told Guyanese at a meet and greet reception on Sept. 22, that Guyana needs ‘brains not barrels” and called on expatriates to investment in the development of their homeland, during an address at the midtown New York Princeton Club.

“We welcome your investments. We need your intellectual capital, with your help, we could become an important manufacturing country and not simply exporters of raw materials,” Granger told a packed audience of professionals, dignitaries and diplomats.      Continue reading

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