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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Constitution clear on majority – Justice Kennard

Former Chancellor of the Judiciary, Justice Cecil Kennard, has stated that the Constitution of Guyana is clear in what constitutes a majority, pointing out...

Private Sector bodies call on CCJ to give timely judgement

One day after the Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) filed its No-confidence Motion appeal at the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court (CCJ), the Private Sector Commission...

Opposition files no-confidence appeal at CCJ

The Opposition, Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) today filed its appeal in the no-confidence case at the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ). The matter, filed...

Govt dual citizens will return to National Assembly – Chief Whip

Dual citizenship parliamentarians on the government side will return to the National Assembly despite court rulings that such persons are disqualified from sitting in...

AFC Berbice factions’ rigging for control ends in chaos

Chaos erupted on Saturday evening in New Amsterdam when the General Secretary of the Alliance for Change (AFC) Marlon Williams met with executive members...

PPP will not attend National Assembly sittings until CCJ rules on NCM case –...

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Sunday announced that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) would not be attending the sittings of the National Assembly when...

No ‘business as usual’ once Parliament reconvenes – MP

...as calls mount for removal of dual citizens from National Assembly If Parliament is reconvened by Government, it cannot be business as usual for...

Court of Appeal erred with 34 majority reasoning – Ram

Attorney and social commentator, Christopher Ram, has signalled his intention to the Court of Appeal’s recent rulings, saying that the court was “wrong” in...

“Strange Mathematics” cannot change what is in Guyana’s Constitution – Jagdeo

The Constitution of Guyana is pellucid on what number of votes is needed for the passage of a no-confidence motion; it is a majority...

BREAKING: PPP to move to CCJ after Appeal Court rules 2:1 that 34 is...

The Court of Appeal today ruled that the no-confidence motion was not validly passed in the National Assembly on December 21, 2018. The ruling was...

Recent Articles

Family of murder accused killed by inmates calls for justice

More than two weeks after 30-year-old Shaheed Ali succumbed to injuries received during a brawl at the Lusignan Prison, his family held a picketing...

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross road

A pedestrian was earlier today killed after he was stuck down whilst attempting to cross the No. 11 Public Road, East Coast Berbice. Dead...

Abducted miner escaped after Kuribrong shooting

- 2 suspects in custody The miner who was allegedly abducted following a shooting incident at Kuribrong Trail, Pataro River has managed to escape....

Essequibo saw mill goes up in flames

A devastating fire has left a businessman counting his losses after it ravaged his multi-million dollar saw mill at Spring Gardens, Essequibo on Easter...

City Mayor reminds “littering is unlawful” amid garbage pileup after Easter

Following a huge garbage pile up post the Easter Weekend festivities in the city, Georgetown Mayor Ubraj Narine has reminded that persons can be...

Bolivia crash: Bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Twenty-five people were killed in western Bolivia when the bus they were travelling in fell more than 200m (656ft) down a ravine. The bus was...

Sri Lanka attacks: Mass funerals held as nation mourns

Sri Lanka has held its first mass funeral amid a day of mourning for the victims of Sunday's bomb blasts. The death toll from the...

Most cases of child abuse recorded on ECD – CCPA

Officers at the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) arm of the Social Protection Ministry are currently trying to assess exactly why the East...

Executive has some influence over Judiciary – US State Dept

– Despite Constitution providing for independent Judiciary A report from the United States (US) Department of State has raised concerns about Guyana’s legal system when...

Court of Appeal employee found dead in bath tub 

An employee attached to the Court of Appeal was earlier this morning found dead in her bath tub. Dead is 24-year-old Olita Shondel Mendez...