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, and other issues which affect the University.This follows a meeting of the University of Guyana Students Society, the University of Guyana Workers Union, and the University of Guyana Senior Staff Association.Kissoon was Monday formally told that his contract was being terminated with immediate effect by the University’s Council. He was a political science lecturer who functioned in that capacity for 26 years. The University Council has not formally given a reason why Kissoon’s contract was terminated.At the meeting yesterday,Wholesale Nike NFL Jerseys
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