Posts Tagged ‘Berbice River Bridge’

WATER TAXIS BEGIN MOVING PASSENGERS ACROSS BERBICE RIVER

WATER TAXIS BEGIN MOVING PASSENGERS ACROSS BERBICE RIVER

Berbice River Bridge

Over the weekend, former members of the Rosignol Fishermen’s Cooperative took the initiative to retrofit their boats converting them to water taxis ferrying school children especially, at super lower rates much to the delight of the Granger Administration.  Reports from the region suggest that Former President Jagdeo and the Berbice River Bridge Authority were playing hardball and forcing the administration to increase fares rather than reduce same.  Some businessmen, farmers, car and mini bus operators will get further relief with the reintroduction of the Torani and Makouria passenger vessels that will ferry vehicles across the river.

Race has been injected into the Berbice Bridge tolls fiasco as opposition leader Bharrat Jagdeo is fanning the flames of functional non cooperation. Some farmers cannot handle the narrow mindedness of Jagdeo and are fasting to death………a Hindu practise called santara. Continue reading

RICARDO OFFICIALLY DEAD

My Dear – Performed by Bill “The Crooner” Newman

RICARDO OFFICIALLY DEAD

By Ewalt Ainsworth            10 15 2012

Ricardo Rodrigues

Security officials in GT, Crime sleuths and the Central Executive of the PPP and Cabinet Secretariat were all viciously huddling and tele-communicating after a brazen shoot out at a gymnasium in Timehri that left Ricardo Rodrigues officially dead.  Ricardo, a chief lieutenant of internationally renowned drug dealer Roger Khan (RK), did not stand a chance.  He had new puncture holes in more places than he had orifices in his body.  More bullets hit him than he had teeth in his mouth or hairs on his chin.  Ricardo died instantaneously. Three others were wounded.

The new question to be resolved is…will there be revenge killings?     Continue reading