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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Snap national elections before Local Govt’s – Weekly internet poll finds

– As local government elections in Guyana remains a mystery, a number of persons are of the view that the country should have...

President Ramotar accuses Opposition of playing `blackmailing politics’

 - “I don’t think that we are going down the right road in many of these areas. What is being produced in our politics...

Guyana/Suriname Parliamentary exchange: all objectives achieved, Speakers agree to develop structural forms of cooperation

 – All the objectives of the three day visit by Suriname’s House Speaker Dr. Jennifer Geerlings-Simons and several members of her National Assembly to...

GINA, NCN Budget could be slashed again – Opposition Leader

– Leader of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), David Granger is putting the National Communications Network (NCN) and the Government Information Agency (GINA)...

APNU wants national environmental strategy

The APNU is calling on the government to promulgate a comprehensive, national environment strategy. At the party's weekly press conference, it was noted that...

AFC to engage Suriname’s House Speaker on issues of Parliamentary Democracy

By Kurt Campbell    - The Alliance for Change (AFC) says it plans to raise issues relating to parliamentary democracy and cooperation between the legislator and...

‘I reject any attempt to be muzzled by the PSC’ – Harmon

By Kurt Campbell - The Private Sector Commission (PSC) in a letter to Opposition Leader David Granger expressed grave concern and profound dissatisfaction at...

Gov’t sends Anti – Money Laundering Amendment Bill for final reading; Opposition says Bill...

– Government members of the Parliamentary Special Select Committee (PSSC) met on Tuesday (October 22) and completed the work of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the...

Court to rule in Budget Cuts appeal case next month

By Kurt Campbell – The ruling in the Budget Cuts appeal case will be handed down by Justices James Bovell-Drakes and Rishi Persaud on...

Ramjattan disregards pressure on local banks from Int’l institutions

- Despite the fact that local banks in Guyana are starting the feel the pressure from overseas financial institutions, which is due to...

Recent Articles

Opposition “disappointed” with February 2020 timeline

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo this afternoon expressed disappointment with the proposed February 2020 elections timeline. However, he noted that the People's Progressive Party will work...

Under pressure, President says not in breach of Constitution

In response to the strongly worded statement by the foreign powers this morning, that the Guyana government is in breach of the country’s Constitution,...

Autopsy finds US-based Guyanese chef was strangled

An autopsy has confirmed that the US-based Guyanese man who was discovered dead in his Kitty, Georgetown apartment on Sunday morning was strangled. Inews understands...

PPP protests “illegal” Govt

Scores of supporters of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) are currently protesting outside of the Pegasus Hotel, Georgetown - where President David Granger...

Guyana Govt in breach of the Constitution – Diplomatic Community

See full statement below: The United States of America Ambassador to Guyana, H.E. Ambassador Sarah-Ann Lynch, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Guyana, H.E. Greg Quinn...

GECOM ready for elections by end of February 2020

The Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has indicted to President David Granger that the entity will be ready for...

‘Put Guyana first’ – ERC urges political stakeholders

The Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has expressed concerns over the current political impasse regarding the hosting of General and Regional Elections, and is urging...

Boy, 16, found guilty of rape of 6-yr-old

After being found guilty of rape at just 16 years old, Trevlon Frank now awaits his sentencing whilst on remand for the crime. This comes...

Woman rescues 4-year-old grandson as fire razes Plaisance home

A woman and her four-year-old grandson are now homeless after their Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home was destroyed by fire early Wednesday night. The...