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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Three months after passage in Nat’l Assembly Local Government Bills yet to receive presidential...

By Kurt Campbell   – It has been three months since the passage of the four Local Government Bills in the National Assembly and...

Canadian High Commissioner meets APNU Leader

– Canadian High Commissioner, Dr. Nicole Giles paid a courtesy call on the Leader of the Opposition, David Granger where she reaffirmed her...

GTUC says all political parties should ensure establishment of Public Procurement Commission

- The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has taken a serious objection to Opposition Leader David Granger’s statement that the establishment of the...

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...

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CONCACAF Nations League… 3 challenging battles slated for Guyana

The Guyana Golden Jaguars have a packed schedule for the rest of the year as the team prepare to take on the Gold Cup...

Gunraj wants sanctions against GECOM staff who failed to cooperate with hiring probe

Guyana Elections Commissioner Sase Gunraj believes that penalties should be applied against GECOM employees, who disobeyed orders from the chairman to cooperate with the...

‘The Biggest Party in Sport’: Hero CPL players’ draft on today

Just over three months remain before the commencement of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2019 Tournament. The Hero CPL players’ draft will take place...

“We want to work with an entity that’s operating the way it should be”...

The British Government is currently awaiting the outcome of the recent probe conducted into allegations of fraud at the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU)...

GECOM’s legal opinion being pushed aside

Discussions on the legal opinion offered by the Guyana Elections Commission’s (GECOM’s) legal officer of the need to update the voters’ list are being...

Prisoners charged for assaulting each other

Two female prisoners were Tuesday charged after they assaulted and wounded each other during an altercation at the East La Penitence Police Station Holding...

Baby found dead in tub

A nine-month-old baby was yesterday found dead in a tub at his D’Edward Village, Berbice home. Dead is Trevor Albert. His lifeless body was discovered...

22 year old arraigned for ‘White Boy’ murder

A 22-year-old labourer of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara was earlier today arraigned, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, for the murder of 20-year-old...

$8.4B owed in taxes to City Hall

The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) on Monday revealed that some $8.4 billion, excluding accrued interest, is owed by taxpayers within the perimeter of...

Maduro proposes early National Assembly vote

Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has proposed bringing forward next year's election for the opposition-controlled National Assembly. National Assembly President Juan Guaidó dismissed the proposal as...