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Friday, November 15, 2019

LETTER: Guyana’s sugar workers have retrogressed rather than progressed under Coalition Govt

Dear Editor, In an article appearing in the September 24 edition of the Guyana Chronicle, Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan promised workers in the public...

Unsafe abortion happens when there is not enough access

By Devina Samaroo Jane Doe (not real name) was 15 years old when she found out she was pregnant. At that time, she was about to...

LETTER: The APNU/AFC coalition has brought Guyana into an unnecessary constitutional crisis

Dear Editor, In light of the decision and consequential orders of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) handed down in June this year, elections, as...

LETTER: GECOM has no power to remove names of eligible voters

Dear Editor, The Guyana Elections Commission continues to run daily and nightly advertisements calling on members to register in its current House-to-House Registration exercise, “even...

GECOM disobeying Court, Constitution – Ram

Dear Editor, The Guyana Elections Commission continues to run daily and nightly advertisements calling on members to register in its current House to House Registration...

LETTER: Guyanese eagerly await decision from GECOM on the way forward

Dear Editor, Since the successful passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) of December 21, 2018, there should have been early elections in our country, 15-18...

LETTER: GECOM should stop this charade and move into elections mode

Dear Editor, The rule of law is the foundation upon which modern civilisation rests. In its absence, anarchy prevails! Dictators are born when those in authority...

LETTER: Too many people will be left out of the registration process

Dear Editor, I am already registered and voted at the last elections. As part of that registration, I was issued a National ID Card. GECOM staff...

LETTER: Stop making excuses and call a date for elections

Dear Editor, The most recent and shocking phrase that was introduced by the PNC, “There must be free, fair and credible elections”, and sung by...

PSC says Lowenfield failed to address major concerns raised

The Private Sector Commission in a letter to Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) stated that he has failed to address...

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Over 600 murders recorded in Guyana from 2015

A whopping 631 murders were recorded in the country between the year 2015 and the November, 2019, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) said. In 2015,...

Student, 6, beaten with broken glass bottle at school

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LETTER: Massive amount of work needed to rebuild and then grow Guyana’s economy in...

Dear Editor, The good news is that Guyana is not bankrupt; the bad news is that we are broke. Consistently spending more than we earn...

Jagdeo says will fight to ensure eligible voters are not disenfranchised

In light of the APNU/AFC objections to thousands of living people, claiming them to be dead, the Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it...

No date fixed by President to dissolve Parliament

– necessary mechanisms have to be in place for fair, credible elections – Harmon Despite having set March 2, 2020 as Election Day, President David...

Nine-year-old child genius to graduate university

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Woman dies a month after being beaten by son

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Troy Resources operations remain closed

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Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

A Trinidadian man, who was found guilty and jailed by Magistrate Fabayo Azore in October for faking his own kidnapping in Guyana, has filed...