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Kabiten André Pakosie of Ndyuka Maroons in the Netherlands denounces AC/MC agreement

André Pakosie, the kabiten (highest authority) of the Ndyuka Maroons in the Netherlands, has expressed concern over the governing agreement between the A-Combination (AC) and the MegaCombination (MC). Among others, … Continue reading

June 4, 2010

Brunswijk and Bouterse shake hands on governing Suriname together

Information source: De Ware Tijd Ronny Brunswijk and Desi Bouterse today agreed on governing Suriname together. Brunswijk signed the deal on behalf of the Maroon coalition party A-Combination (AC). Bouterse … Continue reading

June 3, 2010

Brunswijk hopes to win votes among former victims

Ronnie Brunswijk, former leader of the Jungle Commando and current headman of the political party ABOP, has turned to the Saramaccan village of Pokigron at Lake Brokopondo to plead the … Continue reading

September 29, 2009

Maroon loyalty shifts from NPS to ABOP in Suriname

Political trends show that the NPS party of current president Ronald Venetiaan is losing followers among Maroons in districts such as Sipaliwini, Marowijne and Brokopondo. Congressman Walther Bonjaski, who has … Continue reading

September 8, 2009

Brunswijk and his political party ABOP visit Matawai Maroons

Congressman Ronny Brunswijk of Suriname has visited the living area of the Matawai Maroons in Upper Saramacca region to convince voters to support him and his party ABOP (Algemene Bevrijdings … Continue reading

August 31, 2009

Brunswijk expects success in 2010 elections

Congressman Ronny Brunswijk of the political party ABOP (Party for Liberation and Development) is convinced that the A-Combination will win more parliamentary seats at the 2010 elections in Suriname.  Currently, … Continue reading

August 26, 2009