[www.inewsguyana.com] – Alliance For Change (AFC) Member, Rajendra Bissessar has been named as one of the new Commissioners of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC).
Bissesar was the 13th named person on the APNU+AFC National Top-up List for the 2015 General and Regional Elections. Minister of State, Joseph Harmon on Wednesday, December 02, 2015 announced the names of the new Commissioners for the PUC, which featured Bissessar.
Justice Prem Persaud was retained as Chairman, Maurice Solomon also retained as a Commissioner and Odela Britton was also named as a Commissioner along with Bissessar.
Meanwhile Harmon also announced the names of persons who will head the Guyana Gold Board. Joslyn Williams was named as Chairperson with the other members being John Yates, Lisa Ramotar, Joan Homah, Susan Bullen and Michael Sommersall.
Williams replaces Dr Gobind Ganga who is currently the Governor of the Bank of Guyana. Also, John Cush was named the Chairman of the Sea and River Defence Commission.