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50th Independence Anniversary Message from Victoria’s Hugh A. Saul, Honorary Consul, Guyana Consulate Belize

Hugh Saul

Hugh A. Saul

Hugh Saul   May 26 2016

50th Independence Anniversary Message from Victoria’s Hugh A. Saul, Honorary Consul, Guyana Consulate Belize

Guyana 50th LogoMay 26th 2016, marks the 50th Anniversary of Guyana’s Independence, which took place on May 26, 1966. Fifty years, is but a short time in the life of a country, and today as we reflect on our Independence, we are mindful of the struggles of our forefathers who, over many centuries toiled, fought, resisted and in some cases died, in the cause of freedom and basic human rights. Our forefathers joined our Amerindian brothers and sisters in British Guyana by force of European arms, as they were transported from Africa, Portugal, China and India to create and develop what is now Guyana.

Guyana’s march to Political Independence was not an easy one. Our forefathers survived slavery, indentureship, colonial domination, physical and emotional hardships as they journeyed towards political independence.

Today, as we extend that struggle towards economic independence, we are mindful of the challenges that lie ahead of us as we march on this road, which hopefully, will bring prosperity to all of Guyana’s sons and daughters. Continue reading

Jagdeo staged walk out – DEM BOYS SEH Jagdeo playing dead fuh see ee funeral

Jagdeo playing dead fuh see ee funeral

MAY 27, 2016 | BY  | FILED UNDER DEM BOYS SEH, FEATURES / COLUMNISTS
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Jagdeo and PPP invitees seated at Golden Jubilee Flag-raising ceremony – 25-26 May 2016. They walked out and said they did not have seats.. but we see them sitting here.

Giving money and power to a government is like giving whisky and car keys to teenage boys. Dem does get reckless and dangerous. Guyana give power to Jagdeo when he was a good li’l boy. Everybody – every race, every colour, every creed – believe that Guyana would a see a change.

Of course, Guyana did get a change, but de wrang kind. It change fuh de worse. It use to smell so bad that de smell reach overseas. He corrupt de whole place. De power get him so drunk that he mek Burnham look like an altar bai.
Burnham dead in office and Jagdeo think he coulda do de same thing, all because of power. That is why he had de nerve to fight for a third term. He tell dem boys that was he ticket to heaven.

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