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Elections 2020: PPP/C wins Region 1 while Coalition wins Region 8

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) has won Region One (Barima Waini) while the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition has...

GECOM meets with PPP/C delegation

In light of the recent concerns raised by the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) about the reduction of polling places, the Chairman of the Guyana...

65 Guyanese named National Awardees ahead of 50th Republic Day

Ahead of Guyana's 50th Republic Day anniversary, government has announced the list of National Awardees for 2020. The appointments were made by Commander-in-Chief of the...

US citizens found guilty of bribery, attempting to export gold without license

Forty-four-year-old Vibert Marks of Independence Street, La Grange, West Bank Demerara (WBD) and of Lot 75 Bedford Avenue, and East Hartford Connecticut USA who...

Govt monitoring Guyanese students in China

A team of government officials earlier Saturday met with parents and other representatives of Guyana- China scholars, at the Training Division of the Department...

HAPPENING NOW: APNU/AFC first to hand in lists of candidates

The A Partnership for National Unity/ Alliance for Change (APNU/AFC) are the first to hand in their lists of candidates to the Guyana Elections...

‘I will not sell my integrity for all of the oil in Guyana’ –...

Upon her arrival at Umana Yana in Georgetown for Nominations Day proceedings, Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice (rtd) Claudette Singh has...

PPP officially begins search for PM Candidate

With Nomination Day just under two weeks away, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has begun the process to choose a Prime Ministerial (PM) candidate...

Recent Articles

President announces closure of bars, restaurants from 6 pm daily

President David Granger, on Thursday, announced that in order to strengthen containment measures against the fight of the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19), with effect from...

COVID-19 cases in Guyana remain at 19

As of today, the number of confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Guyana remains at 19. This was revealed moments ago, by Public Health Minister Volda...

GECOM stalls! …Still no decision on way forward for vote recount

After a meeting earlier today (Thursday), the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), has not made any definitive decision on how it intends to move forward...

Commonwealth ministers urge GECOM to act immediately to ensure right of people to duly...

The following is the concluding statement of the 56th Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group on the Guyana political situation: The Group commended the Good Offices efforts...

MEASURES TO LIMIT TRANSMISSION OF CORONA VIRUS

By Dr Tariq Jagnarine, MD, MMED Family Medicine, CCFP Infection prevention advice to individuals has the potential to reduce transmission of SARS-CoV-2 causing COVID-19, especially...

Guyana’s economy in no position to withstand imminent financial crisis – Ramsaroop

Economic advisor to the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Peter Ramsaroop is warning that the Guyana economy is currently in no position to withstand the...

Rankings movement will be gradual, warns Skerritt

(CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt has warned that the regional side's climb up the rankings ladder will be a gradual...

Essequibo Coast minibus and hire car owners call for support to deal with COVID-19...

Essequibo Coast minibus and hire car owners and drivers are calling on the authorities to render some assistance to keep the Region's  transportation sector...

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...

COVID-19: The pandemic is about to devastate the developing world

Reprinted from the Washington Post (By Brian Klaas, Global Opinions contributor) Covid-19 is about to overload health-care systems in Italy, France, Spain, Britain and the...