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President has failed to address vital issues affecting Indigenous people- Jagdeo

Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo on Wednesday asserted that it seems as though the Indigenous People will not be seeing any progress within their...

2 press briefings in 3 years: GPA endorses criticisms of President Granger

...says side-line interviews cannot be substituted for press conferences On the heels of criticisms made against President David Granger for his continuous lack of engagement...

Granger remains unchallenged as several vie for PNC’s Chair, Vice Chair posts

Ahead of their congress, nominations for several top positions within the People’s National Congress (PNC) were announced on Tuesday, to help define the line-up...

Broomes fiasco: ‘Effectiveness as a Minister not a licence for bullyism’- Hinds

...says need for strong ministerial code of conduct clearly emphasised The need for the existence of a strong ministerial code of conduct was clearly...

Venezuela migration, primarily through Barima-Waini being addressed- Citizenship Minister

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, on Monday, convened a multi-agency meeting at the Department of Citizenship, aimed at coordinating a response to the migration...

NTC is not a political party; it must take the lead in driving Amerindian...

President David Granger,  on Monday called on the National Toshaos Council (NTC) to take the lead in developing Village Improvement Plans (VIPs), which are...

Kwakwani flooding: PPP team visits, distributes welcomed supplies

A team led by Opposition Parliamentarians, on behalf of the People’s Progressive Party’s General Secretary, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, on Sunday visited the flood affected...

National Toshaos’ Council blasts Govt for broken promises

The National Toshaos' Council (NTC) conference of 2018 opened on Monday with Chairman Joel Fredericks putting government on blast for a number of unimplemented...

LCDS earned money for Guyana, Green State Strategy will hemorrhage treasury- Jagdeo

...says if PPP elected in 2020 it will be shelved  “It will add cost. I disagree with its fundamental premise. The premise which brings cost...

Guyana’s short-term financing needs should be carefully managed, as long-term buoyed by oil- IMF

"Reducing the costs of doing business, strengthening private sector confidence, and advancing productivity-enhancing reforms are essential for sustaining growth in the short-term, and for...

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President, Opposition Leader meet on Public Service, Police Service Commissions

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo this morning led a team to meet with a government delegation headed by President David Granger at State House. The...

David Rose Special School: ‘Incident was not as a result of any deliberate wrongdoing...

Following complaints made by the mother of an autistic child that teachers attached to the David Rose Special School intentionally burnt her child’s hand,...

Windies, Bangladesh face off in opener at Providence on Sunday

West Indies touched down in Guyana on Tuesday night as they seek to keep their momentum from the Tests going into Sunday’s first One-Day...

T&T teen killed in ‘shootout with cops’

(Trinidad Guardian) A 19-year-old man who was shot was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. He was identified...

Du Plessis wants batsmen to ‘trust their defence’

(ESPNCricinfo) Successful teams can make themselves dizzy in Sri Lanka, when after one or two losses they try to devise new plans on how...

BREAKING: Local Govt Elections set for Nov 12

Guyana's Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan announced, moments ago, that November 12, 2018 is the designated date for local government elections. According to the Department...

Man robbed on Thomas St by armed duo who also wanted his motorcycle

A 37-year-old construction worker was on Wednesday evening robbed of one eight penny weight gold ring- valued at $40,000- by two men- one reportedly...

Albion Estate short 600 workers after GuySuCo sacked 3000 from East Berbice Estates

The Albion Estate on the Corentyne Coast in East Berbice has vacancies for 600 workers of various categories, and may not be able to...

Presidential candidate for PPP to be named by year end- GS

General Secretary (GS)of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, has outlined that a Presidential candidate for the party could be selected by...

EYEWITNESS: Remembering…

…Mandela Yesterday, Nelson Mandela – who was born in the same year as Cheddi Jagan – would’ve been 100 years old. It’s a sign of...