To make ends meet, the Solo Mom and her son gave up their apartment and moved into the station. Before Radio One was born, Liggins would accompany his mom when she worked at Howard University’s radio station as a station manager and on-air host.“The radio station was a financial disaster for seven years,” she has said. While Hughes helped promote the radio format known as the “Quiet Storm,” a late-night program of smooth jazz with an intimate, laid-back vibe, Liggins would do his homework and have meals at the station.
It allowed Ramroop’s station, rebranded TVG, to extend its signal countywide, thus enjoying advantages over existing stations.
Lesane was born a month after his mother was acquitted of more than 150 charges of "Conspiracy against the United States government and New York landmarks" in the New York Panther 21 trial.
Many people in Shakur's life were involved with the Black Liberation Army; some were convicted of serious criminal offenses and imprisoned, including his mother.
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But in its pronouncement, it conveniently ignored its own deliberate and perpetual stranglehold over the media landscape and its record of excesses against the independent media in Guyana.