‘Our re­spon­si­bil­ity is not to take lands away from any­one’

Stabroek News Sunday - - SUNDAY MAGAZINE -

Mem­bers of the Com­mis­sion of In­quiry (CoI) into African an­ces­tral land mat­ters, yes­ter­day made it ex­plic­itly clear that their man­date does not in­clude dis­pos­sess­ing any­one of their land. Com­mis­sion­ers Len­nox Caleb and Paulette Henry were ad­dress­ing a con­cern raised by wit­ness Evan Per­saud, who ap­peared on be­half of the In­dian Ac­tion Com­mit­tee (IAC), for­merly known as the In­dian Ar­rival Com­mit­tee. Per­saud, a Univer­sity of

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