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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Williams seeks revision of salaries for members of Judiciary

- Member of Parliament and Opposition Member, Basil Williams will be inquiring about the salaries and emoluments of members of the judiciary along...

Granger wants report on NOC Investigation

– Leader of a Partnership for National Unity (APNU), David Granger will be calling for the report from the Commission of Inquiry established...

Opposition protecting the interests of money-launderers and terrorists – PPP

- The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) is of the belief that the Opposition is benefitting financially and politically from criminal activities and it...

PSC petitions National Assembly to support Anti Money Laundering Amendments

– The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has petitioned the National Assembly to pass the amendments to the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering...

APNU says Govt. is letting deteriorating infrastructure impede national development

By Kurt Campbell - Rickety stellings; congested city streets; failing ferries; deteriorating hinterland airstrips; broken bridges; impassable roadways and weakened kokers and sea...

Persaud confirms Guyana at risk of losing US$20M from Norway

- Guyana is at risk of losing at least US$20 million from its Norway Fund deal. This follows a new report, which shows...

‘Contentious’ Parliamentary Sitting for November 7

By Kurt Campbell – Speaker of The National Assembly Raphael Trotman confirmed that he has received information indicating that Thursday, November 7 will be...

APNU does not need to be satisfied with Anti – Money Laundering Amendment –...

– Government says that it does not need to satisfy A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) when it comes to the details contained in...

AFC will support Anti – Money Laundering Legislation

- The Alliance for Change (AFC) has announced that it will support the Anti – Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism...

In wake of pressure from AFC, Gov’t moves to establish Procurement Commission

– In light of the increased pressure from the Alliance for Change (AFC), the government has decided to establish the Public Procurement Commission...

Recent Articles

Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...