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Guyana– Latest News from various sources – January 23, 2017

Guyana: LATEST NEWS –23 January 2017 – Kaieteur News… (see links to other news sources below)

US prosecutors rev up for coke trial against Guyanese cash-jet pilot

US prosecutors rev up for coke trial against Guyanese cash-jet pilot

A Guyana-born New Jersey-based pilot who landed himself in deep trouble after authorities found more than half of a million in US dollars on board his private jet is set for trial in May on two cocaine-related charges.

Khamraj Lall

Khamraj Lall’s legal woes, which spanned three US jurisdictions and Guyana, is now entering its third year.
Last week, a New York court set the jury trial date as May 1st, 2017.
It will be recalled that in July 2015, Lall was arrested in New Jersey and was accused by prosecutors of conspiring to bring five kilos of cocaine aboard his plane from Guyana to the US, even while he was facing a court in Puerto Rico for cash smuggling charges.     Continue reading

Guyana 411 – January 21, 2017 – Focus on Information Technology

GINA logoGuyana 411 – January 21, 2017 – Focus on Information Technology

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – January 22, 2017

Guyana: LATEST NEWS –22 January 2017 – Kaieteur News… (see links to other news sources below)

Guyana Government News Brief – January 20, 2017

GINA logoGuyana Government News Brief – January 20, 2017

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – January 20-21, 2017

Guyana: LATEST NEWS –20-21 January 2017 – Kaieteur News… (see links to other news sources below)

Concert for Hope – Orlando Florida – January 28, 2017

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Concert for Hope – Starlight Restaurant, 5233 Old Winter Gardens Road. Orlando Florida – January 28, 2017

This is a family event. All proceeds go to the Suicide Prevention & Anti-Violence campaigns in Guyana

Caribbean Life News Update – January 20, 2017

Caribbean Life News Update – January 20, 2017   Caribbean Life

Writers Resist rally: Standing up for Freedom of Speech

BY TEQUILA MINSKY | NEW YORK

Brooklyn resident Jacqu­eline Woodson, National Book Award winner for her young adult master­piece “Brown Girl Dreaming,” was one of a cadre of recog­nized and lesser known poets and book authors who rallied Sunday at the main New York Public Library (NYPL) on Martin Luther King’s birthday.

Guyanese film maker wins award for direct­orial début

BY TANGERINE CLARKE

“My inspir­ation as a filmm­aker and director is not for notor­iety, or to jockey for a place in Holly­wood. I just want to make great movies.”     Continue reading

Crippling murder rate continues in Trinidad in 2017

Crippling murder rate continues in Trinidad in 2017
Published on January 18, 2017

trinidad_and_tobago_mapBy Marcia Braveboy- Freelance journalist – marciabraveboy@gmail.com – Twitter: @mbraveboyPORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — Trinis like to say God is a Trini but, with Trinidad and Tobago recording 478 murders in 2016, and the toll continuing into 2017, it seems like the devil is vacationing on the twin isle Republic.

The figure represents startling evidence of murders happening everywhere in Trinidad and Tobago, a nation crippled by fear, with three national security ministers at once, a defeated country muzzled by uncontrolled crime and Prime Minister Keith Rowley and his People’s National Movement (PNM) government blamed for the unbridled bloodshed by opposition leader, Kamla Persad-Bissessar.    [Read more]

Guyana Tourism Authority 2016 Year End Review – video

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Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) 2016 Year End Review

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