World Press Freedom Day

About us

The Guyana Press Association is the sole representative body of media workers in Guyana. The GPA was established in 1945 and is the second oldest media membership and advocacy body in the English-speaking Caribbean.

Meet Our Executives

Nazima Raghubir


Nazima Raghubir is a print and broadcast journalist based in Guyana

Rawle Toney

Rawle Toney

Vice President

Rawle Toney is a sport journalist and broadcaster attached to Guyana Chronicle

Svetlana Abrams


Svetlana Abrams is a Freelance Journalist attached to News Source Guyana.

Ariana Gordon

Asst Treasurer

Ariana is an Editor and Journalist with over 14 years’ experience spanning broadcast and newspaper.

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Iva Wharton


Iva Wharton is Senior Journalist attached to Capitol News. 


Denis Chabrol

Floor Member

Denis Chabrol is a veteran journalist, broadcaster and founder and editor at Demerara Waves

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Alva Solomon

Floor Member

Alva Solomon is a Guyanese journalist who has been working in the journalism field since July 2007.

Marcelle Thomas

Marcelle Thomas

Floor Member

Marcelle Thomas is a senior journalist for the Stabroek News since 2011. She reports mainly on politics, governance, business and energy.

Nyjel Fraser

Nyjel Fraser

Floor Member

Nyjel Fraser is a seasoned media professional driven by his passion for the industry.

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