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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jagdeo says IMF report on Guyana’s economy, future worrying

A recent report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has highlighted the state of the Guyanese economy, which Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo says...

Guyana’s sovereignty under threat, Govt aware- Opposition Leader

Opposition leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo says he has received information from a source that would suggest that there is a real threat to Guyana...

Only criminals stand to benefit from non-passage of AML/CFT Bill- President Ramotar

- President Donald Ramotar is questioning whose interest the combined Opposition is representing, since neither the country’s economy nor its people stand to...

March 2020 elections date out the window – Jagdeo

Following an "encouraging" meeting with the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo said the March 2020 timeline that was originally being considered...

Muslim community leaders endorse APNU+AFC

– APNU+AFC Presidential Candidate Brigadier David Granger and Prime Ministerial Candidate Moses Nagamootoo along with other Coalition leaders, on Thursday April 23, met...

Purported $348B EU payment: Figure ‘ten times the sum actually received’- Opposition Leader

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has debunked claims made by Government that under the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) leadership, Guyana received $348 billion in...

Opposition GECOM Commissioners stage walkout after member who probed ethnic diversity in hiring practices...

The Opposition nominated Commissioners of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) on Tuesday walked out of a meeting with the entity’s Chairman after being disallowed...

PPP Congress opens today in Essequibo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) will today open its 31st Congress, at the Cotton Field Secondary School, on the Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam). This...

Rohee defends Jagdeo, Persaud amid speculation of corruption

By Kurt Campbell –General Secretary of the ruling Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) and Security Minister Clement Rohee became very upset and almost threw...

Govt should receive int’nl sanction if elections are not held by March 19 –...

Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo continues to insist that the government cease its unconstitutional practices and suggested international sanctions should the March 19 deadline for...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...

Leopold St. residents start fire to protest killing of man allegedly by police

Residents of Leopold Street, Georgetown this morning took to the street burning objects, protesting the shooting to death of a fellow resident, allegedly by...

“I’m uncomfortable with a restricted Govt” – Pres. Granger

President David Granger this morning said he is not comfortable having to run a caretaker government which has a lot of restrictions on its...

King says no decision yet on if he will return as Town Clerk

Days after the High Court reversed the dismissal of Former Town Clerk Royston King, paving the way for him to be reinstated at the...