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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Foreign Affairs Ministry contacts Trinidad Gov’t following death of Guyanese

  By Fareeza Haniff – Guyana’s Foreign Affairs Ministry has made contact with the Trinidad government, following the death of a Guyanese tourist who was...

APNU MP recommends ‘Nat’l Amerindian Development Programme for indigenous people

   By Fareeza Haniff – Member of Parliament (MP) of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), Renis Morian is of the view that the $1.1B...

“No one can be more disappointed in GuySuCo’s performance than I am” – Ramsammy

  By Fareeza Haniff – The sugar industry in Guyana is one that tells of a story of concern, according to Agriculture Minister, Dr Leslie...

Manickchand ‘shocked’ at Opposition’s gagging

  By Fareeza Haniff – Education Minister, Priya Manickchand says she is ‘shocked’ and ‘stunned’ that the combined Opposition prevented her from making her contribution...

APNU’s Allicock urges quick action in rectifying Linden/Lethem road

  By Kurt Campbell - A Partnership for National Unity MP Sydney Allicock says the road linking Lethem to Linden must be upgraded immediately if...

Inspire unity – Persaud urges MPs

  By Kurt Campbell - Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment Robert Persaud has pleaded with colleague parliamentarians to be inspiration for unity in...

Update: Speaker adjourns Parliament as Opposition continues to demand apology from Manickchand

  By Fareeza Haniff – Speaker of the National Assembly, Raphael Trotman has adjourned the National Assembly until Monday, as the Opposition continued to demand...

Opposition sings “apology to Sharma” as Manickhand tries to speak in Parliament

By Fareeza Haniff – The Opposition side of the National Assembly erupted in a song, while banging on the parliament desks, demanding that Education...

Hinterland residents want to be consulted before project implementations – APNU Members

  By Fareeza Haniff – Two Parliamentarians of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) are calling on the government to provide more employment opportunities in...

Who will replace Sharma? – APNU still unsure

  By Fareeza Haniff – The opposition coalition -A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) - is still looking for a replacement in the National Assembly,...

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