President joins Guyanese welcoming 2009


AS is traditional Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, President Bharrat Jagdeo on Wednesday evening attended the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Officers’ ball at the Army’s Headquarters, Camp Ayanganna in Thomas Lands.

There the Head of State was greeted by Chief-of-Staff of the GDF Commodore Gary Best and other senior officers.

Following that activity, the President proceeded to the Guyana Police Force (GPF) Officers’ ball at Eve Leary where he was greeted by newly confirmed Commissioner of Police Henry Greene, Minister of Home Affairs, Clement Rohee, and other officials.

The President shared in the Old Year’s Night dinner there and mingled with patrons at the celebration before proceeding to the Pegasus Hotel where he joined other revelers in the celebrations.

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