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Friday, August 7, 2020

Gov’t signals intention not to exploit ‘third term’ loophole

– The government will continue to embrace and support the two terms limited presidency and does not intend to exploit whatever loopholes that...

Cabinet Secretary disproves TI’s corruption findings, deems them uncharitable to Gov’t efforts

By Kurt Campbell – Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon has rejected the recent findings and dissemination of information by Transparency International on corruption and...

SOOBA STAYS! Officially appointed as Town Clerk despite concerns about her qualifications and ability...

By Kurt Campbell – Carol Sooba, who has been acting as Town Clerk for the Capital, Georgetown over the last 16 months has been...

President commended for non-assent to Local Government Bill

– President Donald Ramotar came in for high commendations from his political party – the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) – for withholding...

Georgetown residents can remove the ‘failed’ City Council – PPP

By Kurt Campbell – Georgetown residents have been placed on notice by the ruling Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Government that they are the...

Opposition leader does not support Ramkarran’s ‘Third Term’ interpretation

– Leader of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) David Granger says that his Party is not in support of Ralph Ramkarran’s interpretation...

SHOCKING! Two months later AFC’s Charrandas Persaud says he never resigned

By Kurt Campbell   – The Alliance for Change (AFC) in shocking and belated declaration says reports which were published in several sections of media...

Govt. mum on return of defeated AML/CFT Bill to Special Select Committee

By Kurt Campbell  – The Guyana Government has officially announced that it will return to the National assembly the defeated Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the...

Opposition wants national solid waste management plan, says ‘Pick it Up’ campaign not effective

– As the solid waste issue spirals out of control in the country, a Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling for a...

Renowned Islamic scholar calls on President

- Well-known Muslim scholar, His Eminence Maulana Shaykh Hisham Kabbani today paid a courtesy call on President Donald Ramotar. Shaykh Kabbani, who was born...

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Fight to ensure credible elections declaration was not an easy one – Sanders tells...

Statement by Sir Ronald Sanders, Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda At the Regular Meeting of the OAS Permanent Council on Friday, August 7th 2020...

Special team to assess State agencies will work ‘pro bono’ – Teixeira

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance Gail Teixeira has revealed that the special team established by President Dr Irfaan Ali to conduct a rapid...

AG assures no witch-hunting but affirms that any ‘unlawful conduct’ will be swiftly addressed

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall today met with the Professional, Managerial, Clerical and Secretarial staff of the Ministry of Legal...

India to host T20 World Cup in 2021 –  ICC

The International Cricket Council on Friday confirmed that the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 that was postponed due to Covid-19 will be held...

Squads for Hero CPL confirmed

The squads for the Hero Caribbean Premier League have been confirmed with all players and coaching staff now in Trinidad & Tobago. The whole...

Granger continues to denounce recount; still to file elections petition

Leader of the Peoples National Congress (PNC), David Granger, has continued to criticise the new Peoples Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Administration and again repeated his...

Repatriation flights to be increased as Govt considers reopening airports

The Guyana Government is examining the possibility of the reopening the airports. This was disclosed by Minister of Public Works Juan Edghill during an interview...

Charrandass Persaud hints at returning to Guyana “very soon”

Charrandass Persaud, the former A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) Member of Parliament (MP) who voted in favour of the no-confidence motion...

CJIA records over $1B in losses since March closure 

By: Vahnu Manikchand  Since the closure of the country’s airports due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) Corporation has lost in...

Minister Hamilton mulls appointing regional labour officers

The new Minister of Labour, Joseph Hamilton has tasked his office with ensuring that Guyana’s labour force reaches its full capacity to participate in...