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GUYANA: EMANCIPATION DAY 2020 – Messages from various organizations


On the first of August 1838, descendants of Africans in Guyana regained their freedom after two centuries of enslavement. Every August, therefore, it is fitting that the entire Guyanese nation should participate in the public celebration to commemorate not only the bloody sacrifices of the Africans who struggled, suffered and were slaughtered for the sake of the freedom we all enjoy today but also the birth of the nation itself which was the consequence of Emancipation.

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Jagdeo shifts Sharma TV ban to after elections

Jagdeo shifts Sharma TV ban to after elections

October 9, 2011 – Demerara Waves  < link

CNS TV6 - Guyana

   President Bharrat Jagdeo on Sunday announced that he will let the four-month suspension on CNS TV6 begin from December 1 instead of October 3 so that the opposition parties will have no excuse for the whipping the PPP will inflict on them in the 2011 General and Regional Elections.

Jagdeo made the revelation at the PPP’s rally in Kitty where he also made it public that he had signed an order identifying November 28 as the election date.    Continue reading

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