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“Read this Non-Story; You’ll be Glad You Did” – by Francis Quamina Farrier

“Read this Non-Story; You’ll be Glad You Did” – by Francis Quamina Farrier

 Francis Quamina Farrier

Francis Quamina Farrier

There are those times when some Media reports are referred to as a “non-story”. The implication being that it does now have what it takes to ‘hold’ the reader or the viewer. That it is insipid. Maybe this is one such story. It unfolded in Queenstown, Georgetown, on Sunday November 6, 2016. At that time, Guyana, and all the rest of the World was focused on the final days of the Presidential Elections in the United States of America, as the pellets of ‘dirt’ from the opposing camps of Democrats and Republicans, were zipping here, there and everywhere, across that great country, like shooting stars or bullets from an A-K47!

Meanwhile, here in Guyana, I responded to an invited to attend a Harvest Thanksgiving Service at the tiny Salvation Army church at 245 Forshaw Street, in Queenstown, Georgetown. There was no VIP in attendance – no Minister of Government or other celebrity. There was certainly no member of the media – well, except myself. But what I discovered made me feel hopeful that my “Dear Land of Guyana”, is certainly not as bad as some make it out to be; especially so many in the Diaspora.    Continue reading

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 November 2015

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 13 November 2015

  • Police sending strong message to criminals
  • Talks between responsible agencies ongoing to clear clogged canals
  • Salvation Army gets support from President Granger
  • Trade unionist calls for action in prosecutions
  • Food and Art meet in a restaurant
  • Sports
  • Permanent Secretary of the Public Security Ministry passes away

Click links below to view the TV News videos:-   Continue reading

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