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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Local Gov’t Bills passed with full support of parliamentarians

With the full support of parliamentarians, the four Local Government Bills were this evening passed in the National Assembly, paving the way for Local...

APNU, AFC must agree to Amaila Project – Sithe Global

The Amaila Falls Hydropower Project will only move forward if the opposition political parties arrive at a consensus. This point was reiterated by Sithe Global...

Will legislators heed the many stakeholders’ plea for Amaila Hydro Power project?

- Guyana’s Parliament is approaching its statutory two-month recess with the much needed legislative support to the Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) lagging...

AFC rejects resignation of Nigel Hughes

The Alliance for Change (AFC) has refused to accept the resignation of its Chairman, Nigel Hughes, who today resigned following revelations that he is...

Ramotar, Jagdeo top PPP Congress votes

The People's Progressive Party (PPP) today wrapped up its 30th Congress at Rose Hall, Berbice with the announcement of the results of the election...

PPP GS vows not to relent in face of challenges from opposition

By Radha Motielall General Secretary of the People's Progressive Party Donald Ramotar has given a personal commitment not to relent in the face of...

PPP seeking to reinvigorate their fighting spirit

The People’s Progressive Party congress commenced with a commitment "never to deviate" from the core of their being, and that is a party...

Sithe Global, Blackstone Group decision not linked to Amaila Legislation – APNU

A Partnership for National Unity has noted that the Hydro Electric Amendment Bill and raising the debt ceiling motion are not linked to...

PPP Congress opens today

The 30th People's Progressive Party (PPP) Congress opens later today Friday, August 2, 2013 at the JC Chandisingh Secondary School, Port Mourant, with heavy...

Gecom Comm. accuses Surujbally of going on road trip at the expense of Gecom

Commissioner of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Dr. Keshav Mangal has endorsed the revelations by former CEO Gocool Boodhoo that Chairman of Gecom, Dr....

Recent Articles

21-year-old miner stabbed to death during row over hammock

A 21-year-old miner who was stabbed during a row over a hammock at 111 Miles Mahdia, Region Eight on Tuesday last succumbed to his...

Man who assaulted wife allegedly beaten to death

Two men were apprehended in Bartica, Region Seven for their alleged involvement in the beating to death of a 32-year-old fruit vendor at Tuschen...

Several others arrested for illegal shotgun, cartridges found at Kupang Backdam

The 38-year-old chef who has been arrested by the police following the discovery of an unlicensed shotgun and live cartridges at a mining camp...

9-hour power outages expected this week

…as GPL conducts line maintenance Several communities in Georgetown and sections of the coast are bracing for at least nine hours of power outage during...

Oil and gas sector: Govt to handle sale of Guyana’s portion of crude...

…separate from ExxonMobil With first oil just around the corner, Guyana appears to be poised to market and sell its own portion of crude oil,...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

3 senior staff fired over Uitvlugt estate “flying knives” incident

The probe into the ‘knife-shredder’ incident at the Uitvlugt Sugar Estate’s has concluded and three senior staff, including one engineer, were fired. This was...

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...

PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...