Guyana and the Challenges of Managing a Coalition

The election of the APNU+AFC coalition in 2015 was a very welcomed development for many in Guyana. During the time that the PPP had been in power, it engaged in behavior which, as Guyanese political activist Eusi Kwayana stated, made the PPP “objectionable to man and God.” Under the PPP, Guyana was ranked as the most corrupt country in the English speaking Caribbean. Guyana also remained the poorest…