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Friday, March 22, 2019

Discussions with RUSAL progressive – Bauxite Union

There have been significant improvements in the discussions held on Tuesday between the Guyana Bauxite and General Workers Union (GBGWU) and the Russian-owned bauxite...

PPP Commissioners rap Chairman’s unilaterally foisted 8-month delay

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Commissioners on GECOM have blasted the unilaterally appointed Chairman, Justice James Patterson for making a decision to have elections in...

Social Protection Ministry awaits report before acting on NOC breakout

- claims it’s clueless at this point Investigations into the break out at the New Opportunity Corps, at Onderneeming Village, Region Two are still on-going...

Man found not guilty of raping 3-year-old

Conway Gray walked out of the High Court a free man on Tuesday after a 12-member jury found him not guilty of raping a...

Breaking: No elections before November 2019 – GECOM tells Granger

GECOM Chairman Justice James Patterson today wrote President David Granger, informing him that General and Regional Elections cannot be held before late November 2019. This...

ERC finalising Code of Conduct for politicians

In a bid to ensure politicians are held accountable for their actions, the Ethnic Relations Commission is compiling a code of conduct for political...

‘Guyana faces threat of substandard drugs’- Food and Drugs Director

Guyana is not immune from the threat of substandard or falsified pharmaceutical drugs, says Director of the Food and Drugs Department, Marlon Cole. He made...

SOCU case against GBTI Directors thrown out

The case brought against Directors of the Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry (GBTI) by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU's) has been dismissed. The...

Man remanded for robbery, shooting at Police, victim

Andre Teon Scott of Lot 64 West Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Monday remanded to prison by the Chief Magistrate in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts...

GECOM hiring practices: Chairman, HR refused to cooperate with probe

Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Justice James Patterson and other top officials refused to cooperate with the investigation into its hiring practices,...

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Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

Ireland will host West Indies and Bangladesh for an ODI tri-series in the first half of May, with a double round-robin phase followed by...

Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...

18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...