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Friday, July 10, 2020

‘Stop playing games and get on with recount’ – LJP tells GECOM Chair

The Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) has called on the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to immediately move towards having the national recount of votes...

GECOM Chair to hand down crucial vote recount decisions on Friday

Following a series of back and forth between Government and Opposition Commissioners over the past few weeks, Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM),...

Cops awaiting advice from DPP on way forward in Tiger Bay kidnapping case

A controversial former Police Officer, a businessman, and his security guards are in Police custody following the kidnapping of a Tiger Bay, South Cummingsburg,...

GECOM Chair must stand against “forces” who do not want credible recount – political...

Political analyst, Sasenarine Singh, has said that the Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Claudette Singh, must take full responsibility for what has...

156-day proposal “naked attempt to have APNU/AFC hang on to power illegally” – Jagdeo

The proposed 156-day recount plan proposed by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Secretariat has already earned all-round criticism, including from Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo...

US Embassy implements “100% remote work policy” to protect employees, support measures to fight...

The U.S. Embassy in Georgetown said it has implemented a 100% remote work policy to protect its employees and support public measures to stem...

Decision made to recall CARICOM team to “observe” elections recount; Mingo likely to be...

Following a meeting by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), today (Monday), Peoples Progressive Party/Civic-nominated Commissioner Sase Gunraj told media operatives that it was agreed...

First CPL “Live” match a huge success

The first match of the CPL “LIVE” series, a broadcast of a classic Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) game with new commentary added live,...

Caretaker gov’t sold prime State lands to APNU/AFC financier days before March 2 polls

Finance Minister Winston Jordan, just days before the March 2, 2020 General and Regional Elections, turned over to Brian Tiwarie’s BK Marine Inc. ownership...

‘People’s patience running thin,’ Nandlall says of GECOM’s decision to further delay meeting

Attorney for the Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic, Anil Nandlall, on Wednesday, roasted the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) over what he calls, further delays, to...

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ND&S Furniture Store fire was purposely set – Fire Chief

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has confirmed that the fire which destroyed the ND&S furniture store located at Lot 40 B and C Gap...

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...

142 Guyanese return on first repatriation flight from Canada

A total of 142 Guyanese returned home on Thursday via WestJet Airlines – the first repatriation flight for citizens who were stranded in Canada...