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Monday, July 26, 2021

Millions in Old Age Pension unaccounted for; corrective measures now being taken

The Auditor General had found that in 2016, some $594 million meant for monthly old age pension payments could not be reconciled. In the center...

No-Confidence Motion brought against Granger by PNC members

Division continues within the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), with statement after statement either condemning or supporting party leader David Granger, culminating in a...

B.S. Roy to chair Law Reform Commission

See full statement from the Minister of Legal Affairs and Attorney General Anil Nandlall, SC I am pleased to announce that in the discharge of...

Edghill orders probe into Reg. 7 aircraft accidents

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill has ordered that two recent hinterland aircraft accidents be investigated by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA),...

APNU Councillor evicted off land by former APNU/AFC-appointed REO

A Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) A Partnership for National Unity councillor is asking the current regional administration to help her retrieve the land she was...

Granger’s unilateral acceptance of “shell parties” breaches PNC’s constitution

As the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) celebrates its 10th anniversary on Thursday, the Central Executive Committee (CEC) of its largest party, the...

APNU’s birth was most exceptional event on the political landscape in the past decade...

… as party celebrates 10th anniversary  A Partnership of National Unity (APNU) celebrates its 10th anniversary today with its chairman, former President David Granger,...

Amerindian Fund: $25.9M advance made by APNU/AFC still to be recovered

…SOCU probing matter since 2017 What was formerly known as the Indigenous People’s Affairs Ministry was put under the microscope by the Public Accounts Committee...

Law Reform Commission to be “up and running” by month-end – AG

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Anil Nandlall, SC has disclosed that the Law Reform Commission will be “up and running” before the end...

$19M security cameras purchased by APNU+AFC in 2015 never delivered; company now bankrupt 

By: Jarryl Bryan It has been over five years since the then Ministry of the Presidency paid some $19.1 million for a CCTV camera system...

Recent Articles

Letter: Cases dismissed due to no-case submissions

Dear Editor, There seems to be a serious problem within the Office of The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). From 6th October, 2020 to now,...

Mother of 3 kills man who constantly abused her

  A 28-year-old woman has allegedly killed the father of her three children following years of abuse. The incident occurred at around 16:15hrs on Sunday whilst...

Woman, 83, killed in fire at Linden house

An 83-year-old woman identified as Norma Semple was during the wee hours of today killed in a fire at her home at Wismar, Linden. Semple...

Pedestrian killed by speeding, intoxicated driver at Providence

A man, who is yet to he identified, was last evening killed after he a struck down by a speeding motorcar driven by an...

Mother pleads for safe return of sons allegedly taken by father

A 26-year-old mother, originally from Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), is pleading with the public to help her locate her two sons, aged two and...

Agri Minister instructs NDIA to withhold payment to contractors over incomplete works

Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha has instructed the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) to withhold payments to contractors who have failed to complete works...

EYEWITNESS: All talk… by G-20 on Climate Change

Some folks in Guyana really are delusional about their importance in the world. They eat up the platitudes emanating from up north on their...

60 new COVID-19 cases, 4 more deaths recorded

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported that as of July 24, 2021, four more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Mahaicony Creek – A peaceful place to enjoy life

With 83,000 square miles to explore, Guyana is indeed a country that has a lot to offer. The people here are the friendliest you...

After investing everything she earned in Canada, remigrant Somie Persaud has lost it all...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Somie Persaud and her family is now left scratching their heads to decide how they are going to begin picking up the...