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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Chief Justice rules in favour of Gov’t in GPL case says AG

The Attorney General has announced that Chief Justice (Ag) Yonette Cummings-Edwards last evening ruled in favour of the Government on the matter of a...

NO GECOM Chairman: Democracy, Rule of Law, Constitution under threat

...by Govt's failure to appoint important body- PPP The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has issued a statement, which the party says is intended to specifically...

M&CC now says 50% reduction only applicable for 8 hours or more of parking

....touts $12,000 monthly package for taxis and minibuses only  Contrary to what was said previously by the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) that the parking...

26 scandals in 21 months of APNU/AFC in power

...why has the SARU taken no action- Jagdeo Below is a statement by the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) General Secretary and Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat...

Govt has ‘abysmally failed’ with crime fighting – PPP

The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) says that the incumbent Administration has abysmally failed in its crime fighting strategy as, they note that, many Guyanese...

Parking meter deal will have repercussions for future generations if not rescinded -TIGI

The Transparency Institute Guyana Inc (TIGI) has issued a strongly worded statement against the controversial parking meter project- calling for the deal to be...

Jagdeo flays Govt on ‘atrocious record’ with local authority bodies

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo opined that while the Government can be given credit for the holding of Local Government Elections, it cannot boast of...

AFC condemns APNU’s Mayor Chase-Green over her quips to their Deputy Duncan

Off of the heels of their 2nd anniversary of the signing of the Cummingsburg Accord, the Alliance for Change (AFC) has officially condemned A...

Jagdeo gives incumbent APNU/AFC grade ‘F’ for failing investments, economy, crime

In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/ Alliance for Change (APNU/AFC) celebrating their second anniversary as a coalition tomorrow, the Opposition Leader...

In response to 14% VAT on private education outcry, Jordan says public education is...

...it remains a choice of the parent “VAT is not a cure for social ills; it is first and foremost a fiscal tool. I said...

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Cops probing discovery of skeletal remains at Corentyne foreshore

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Reverse ‘callous, cruel’ imposition of VAT on private education- PPP

… stakeholders to protest outside GRA Parents, students and other concerned stakeholders will take to the streets on February 28 to protest Government’s imposition of...

M&CC flouts court order, clamps vehicles

… GCCI fears economic slowdown will worsen By Devina Samaroo Officials from the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) and Smart City Solutions (SCS) strutted through the...

Chancellor to rule in Sovereignty of the people case today

Chancellor of the Judiciary (ag), Carl Singh is expected to rule on a State-sponsored appeal against former Chief Justice (ag) Ian Chang’s ruling that...

Losing toddlers in fire was biggest downfall for CPA in 2016- Director

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Outsourcing the grading of nursing students, clearer Council guidelines likely- Lawrence

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UPDATE: Lethem woman died due to fractured skull, blunt force trauma to head –...

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Region Nine REO interdicted from duty – Minister Bulkan

Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan is disputing reports in some sections of the media that the Regional Executive Officer (REO) of Region Nine, Carl...