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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

About Camagüey / Local Notables


  • Francisco Rivero, an Authority in Radio Announcing

    Francisco Rivero, an Authority in Radio Announcing

    Over 50 years of his life linked to radio broadcasting are enough to see in Francisco Rivero a man who fully devoted himself to work. He found in journalism and radio announcing the main motivations of his life. He was also an excellent teacher. Firstly, he taught English language, shorthand and typ…
  • Nicolás Guillén: “I’m Coming from Far and Remain here with My People”

    Nicolás Guillén: “I’m Coming from Far and Remain here with My People”

    By Yolanda Ferrera Sosa / Radio Cadena Agramonte.

    In the early days of this month, Nicolás Guillén used to come back to his home town Camagüey, to celebrate among friends and relatives his birthday on July 10th.

  • Camagüey Pays Tribute to Living Heroes of our History

    Camagüey Pays Tribute to Living Heroes of our History

    By Alex López & Yurislenia Pardo/Radio Cadena Agramonte.

    Participants in the historical events known as the assault on the Moncada barracks and the landing of the expeditionary men aboard the Granma cabin cruiser in eastren Cuba were granted the replica of the coat-of-arms of Camagüey, on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the assaults on the barracks in Santiago de Cuba and Bayamo.

  • The Lone Star Banner Flying on Cuba’s Highest Peak, a Dream Come True

    The Lone Star Banner Flying on Cuba’s Highest Peak, a Dream Come True

    By Airam Fernández Casas/Radio Cadena Agramonte.Hoisting the Cuban flag over the island’s highest elevation as a demonstration of freedom was expressed by Raúl Gómez García in the poem “Ya estamos en combate”. The text was read in front of his comrades before assaulting the Moncada garriso…
  • Cándido González Morales: A Flawless Revolutionary

    Cándido González Morales: A Flawless Revolutionary

    By Airam Fernández Casas/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
    airam@rcagramonte.icrt.cu

    Shortly after the liberating struggle that would bring the definitive independence for Cuba started in 1956, our homeland lost one of her greatest sons, Cándido González Morales. Legendary guerrilla leader Che Guevara once defined him as a “flawless Revolutionary man”.

  • Editorial: Camagüey Complies with Ignacio Agramonte´s Teachings Everyday!

    Editorial: Camagüey Complies with Ignacio Agramonte´s Teachings Everyday!

    Some 139 years ago, the most illustrious son of this Cuban province died on the battlefield. Major General Ignacio Agramonte y Loynaz excelled for his actions in the redemptive manigua, as a Constituent Assembly attendee in Guaimaro, for the loyalty professed to his Homeland and his beloved Amalia S…
  • Pedro Paneque: I Became a Journalist to Defend the Cuban Revolution

    Pedro Paneque: I Became a Journalist to Defend the Cuban Revolution

    By Dayneris Maxan Vernon/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
    dayneris@rcagramonte.icrt.cu

  • Ana Betancourt de Mora: An Example of Patriotism

    Ana Betancourt de Mora: An Example of Patriotism

    By Loipa Araujo Hernández / Radio Cadena Agramonte.loipa@rcagramonte.icrt.cu Camagüey-born Ana Betancourt de Mora, tireless advocate for the rights of the Cuban women, died in Madrid on February 7, 1901.   Ana left the comforts of her house, because she came from a wealthy family, to join the st…
  • Student Struggle Museum, a Necessary Rapprochement to a Special Man

    Student Struggle Museum, a Necessary Rapprochement to a Special Man

    By Adary Rodríguez Pérez / Radio Cadena Agramonte.adary@rcagramonte.icrt.cuIt appears as one of those colonial-era houses of the city of Camagüey, but the history of a man who transcends in space and time is told in its inside. The current Jesús Suárez Gayol Student Struggle Museum pays tribute…
  • Joaquín De Agüero: Died for his Homeland

    Joaquín De Agüero: Died for his Homeland

    By Lucilo Tejera DíazOn August 12th, 1851 in a region north of the city of Puerto Principe in Camaguey province, Spanish colonial forces executed four Cuban patriots that had declared the previous month their opposition to the regime alongside other residents from that part of the country. Joaqu…