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Thursday, August 6, 2020

PPP raps Granger on Cabinet appointments

- The People's Progressive Party (PPP) is accusing President David Granger of 'cronyism and nepotism' in light of several Cabinet appointees. In a press...

Ramjattan defends sacking of ‘torture cops’; says “it is justice”

By Jomo Paul – Vice President with responsibility for Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has defended the dismissal of Former Police Officer Mohanram Dolai saying...

CIOG, Pastor Sheeratan-Bisnauth differ on legalisation of gay marriage

By Jomo Paul – With the recent ruling by the US Supreme Court that makes gay marriage legal in all 50 states of the...

Activists protest against Jagdeo, Nandlall & Ramsaran being Parliamentarians

By Jomo Paul – A small group of activists are not pleased with the news that Former President Bharrat Jagdeo will be heading to...

Venezuela Opposition MPs propose legislation to create an Essequibo state

  – Former Guyana Ambassador to Venezuela Dr Odeen Ishmael has revealed that plans are afoot in the Venezuela’s congress to create an Essequibo...

Greenidge, Sydney Allicock sworn in as Vice Presidents

– Recently appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge and Indigenous People’s Affairs Minister Sydney Allicock were on Monday May 25 sworn in as...

Bath Settlement residents protest removal of street lights

– Residents of Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice are calling on the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) cease the removal of street lights...

GDF ready to defend against any intrusion by Venezuela – Brig. Phillips

By Leroy Smith - Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defense Force, Brigadier Mark Phillips has firmly stated that the GDF will not sit...

PPP furious over Magistrate’s ruling on Jagdeo’s case

– The People’s Progressive Party has noted its outrage over a recent decision made by Magistrate Charlyn Artiga at the Whim Magistrate's Court...

“I shall be a good President for all the people of Guyana”; Granger sworn...

By Jomo Paul – In a moment of history where thousands of persons flocked the streets of Georgetown, some in tears and some with...

Recent Articles

New Agriculture Minister aims to bring immediate relief to farmers

Newly-appointed Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, is hoping to the hit the ground running in order to provide immediate relief to farmers, who, according...

Shuman heads to Parliament as first MP of Joinder List

Mr Lenox Shuman, the Leader of the Liberty and Justice Party (LJP), will be the first parliamentary representative for the seat awarded to its...

OPINION: President Ali and his team have begun putting Guyana back on track

The Following is an opinion piece by Dr Leslie Ramsammy, a former Minister under the PPP/C Government  Just three days after he was sworn in...

IPL franchises begin quarantining and testing for Covid-19

A day after a few of the IPL owners had a meeting internally to discuss the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) draft sent by the...

Eyewitness: The rebuilding…

…team Well, there you have it…the PPP Cabinet that’ll be assisting President Irfaan Ali to rebuild this country – still reeling from the mismanagement of...

Mass testing for COVID-19 begins in Region 8

Potaro-Siparuni, Region Eight has recorded nine COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, August 5, 2020. Six of these cases are from Kanapang and are currently...

Infectious Diseases Hospital a “total disaster” – new Health Minister

Newly appointed Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony has described the recently commissioned Infectious Diseases Hospital, formerly the Ocean View International Hotel, as “a total...

Over $2M in cash stolen as bandits invade Corentyne home

Bandits on Tuesday evening broke into a Corentyne home and carted off more than two million dollars in cash in addition to other valuables. At...

Guyana faces an uphill task of rebuilding – VP Jagdeo

See full statement by Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo: I am immensely grateful to the loyal supporters of the People’s Progressive Party, and to the dedicated...

New Ministers Parag & Rodrigues ready to make a difference

Newly appointed ministers Sonia Parag and Susan Rodrigues are fairly new to politics, but their determination and passion to see their country progress have...