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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Airport Expansion Project: Opposition should broaden its vision – President

Head of State, Donald Ramotar is of the opinion that the opposition political parties are not being constructive in their criticisms of several developmental...

Ramkarran blasts PPP, challenges Party to reveal details of 1997 Presidential Bid

In a strongly worded statement in response to the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), that accused him of becoming his own worst enemy, Former PPP...

‘Ball in Granger’s Court to bring back Amaila Falls legislation’ – PPP

Speaking at the People's Progressive Party weekly press conference today, Executive Member, Irfaan Ali says the ball is now in the court of...

PPP outlines economic benefits of Amaila Falls Project

It has been estimated that electricity tariffs could be reduced by as much as 40 percent with Amaila Falls Hydro-electricity project. This is according to...

Gov’t committed to Local Gov’t Elections, will not be bullied by Opposition – President

President Donald Ramotar said that while the government is fully committed to holding Local Government Elections, it will not be subject to bullyism on...

Gov’t to forge ahead with Amaila Falls Hydro Project

Head of State, Donald Ramotar during an interview today revealed that Government will forge ahead with the Amaila Falls Hydro Project, despite the action...

Ramkarran flays PPP for constitutional reform concession

Former stalwart of the People’s Progressive Party , Mr. Ralph Ramkarran has once again lashed out at the PPP, this time about the role...

‘Ramkarran has become his own worst enemy’ – PPP’s response to corruption allegations

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has finally issued a statement responding to the allegations of corruption by former PPP Executive Member and Speaker for...

AFC rejects President’s statement

The Alliance for Change (AFC) in a statement today, rejected the statement by President Donald Ramotar, who accused the Opposition of executing "an act...

Opposition’s behavior is an act of terrorism – President Ramotar

Guyana’s Head of State, Donald Ramotar says that the behavior of the opposition in voting down two critical pieces of legislation is an act...

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