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Thursday, September 19, 2019

“We’re nowhere closer to elections” – Opposition GECOM Commissioners

After another round of discussions, Opposition-nominated Commissioners at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) are contending that their time was wasted, with no decision made...

Govt Minister calls out Indigenous peoples over land claims

…says all Guyanese have a right to resources Some Indigenous villages in the country have failed to adequately occupy and accordingly utilise the lands that...

Heavy hinterland investment; land use strategy among keys to development – Irfaan Ali

– slams APNU/AFC shortsighted approach to developing towns In any economy, long-term development must be driven by strategy and the spin-off effects of development initiatives....

Police ranks asked to produce H2H Registration slips to superiors

Police ranks from across the country are being summoned to produce relevant information to their superiors to verify whether or not they were registered...

Indigenous communities call for early election

…uncertainty of political climate affects progress countrywide – former APA President The uncertainty of the political atmosphere in Guyana is having direct adverse effects on...

PPP has always been a party for all Guyanese

…working to destroy stereotype of being “Indian” party – Jagdeo Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo says for too long there has been rhetoric that the People’s...

Govt must hold investors to int’l standards – US Ambassador

…on fiscal transparency, environmental protection …as AmCham holds inaugural AGM As companies continue to show an interest in investing in Guyana, it is imperative that the...

GRDB fraud case against some former officials dismissed

Magistrate Leron Daly today dismissed fraud charges against former officials of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB). Those freed of the charges were former General...

PSC makes application to observe elections

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has submitted an application to become an election observer for the upcoming polls. The application was submitted following a meeting...

PPP promises free university education, 20,000 scholarships, no new taxes among others, once elected

In preparation for the upcoming General and Regional Elections, the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has started rolling out its policies and plans for the...

Recent Articles

Opposition “disappointed” with February 2020 timeline

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo this afternoon expressed disappointment with the proposed February 2020 elections timeline. However, he noted that the People's Progressive Party will work...

Under pressure, President says not in breach of Constitution

In response to the strongly worded statement by the foreign powers this morning, that the Guyana government is in breach of the country’s Constitution,...

Autopsy finds US-based Guyanese chef was strangled

An autopsy has confirmed that the US-based Guyanese man who was discovered dead in his Kitty, Georgetown apartment on Sunday morning was strangled. Inews understands...

PPP protests “illegal” Govt

Scores of supporters of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) are currently protesting outside of the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown - where President David Granger...

Guyana Govt in breach of the Constitution – Diplomatic Community

See full statement below: The United States of America Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Ambassador Sarah-Ann Lynch, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Guyana, H.E. Greg Quinn...

GECOM ready for elections by end of February 2020

The Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has indicted to President David Granger that the entity will be ready for...

‘Put Guyana first’ – ERC urges political stakeholders

The Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has expressed concerns over the current political impasse regarding the hosting of General and Regional Elections, and is urging...

Boy, 16, found guilty of rape of 6-yr-old

After being found guilty of rape at just 16 years old, Trevlon Frank now awaits his sentencing whilst on remand for the crime. This comes...

Woman rescues 4-year-old grandson as fire razes Plaisance home

A woman and her four-year-old grandson are now homeless after their Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home was destroyed by fire early Wednesday night. The...