Daily Archives: September 22, 2017

Ogle bridge schedule to close tomorrow Saturday

Ogle bridge schedule to close tomorrow Saturday

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure will soon commence emergency rehabilitative works on the Railway Embankment Bridge at Ogle, East Coast Demerara, resulting in the structure’s closure. These works will…

The Public Procurement Commission: Can a member dissent?

The Public Procurement Commission: Can a member dissent?

The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) has been in the news recently. It has surfaced that the Commission has completed its debut significant investigation/review. Expectedly, internal contentious issues have arisen…

Letter!

Letter!

Dear editor, Members of a government in any society who blatantly practice the art of sophistry, where truth becomes collateral damage to expediency, will always precipitate pre-conditions to eventual…

Bandit subdued by victim and handed over to police

Bandit subdued by victim and handed over to police

The facts are that about 23:30hrs last night a 39-year-old security guard of Bachelors Adventure ECD., was walking on the village’s Public Road when he was…

Prime Minister visits Berbice.

Prime Minister visits Berbice.

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo, who is performing the duties of the President, led a team including the Civil Defense Commission (CDC) and Region 5 officials to have a first hand…

Public Infrastructure cancelled bidding process and sole sourced Dutch firm for the feasibility study of Bridge

Public Infrastructure cancelled bidding process and sole sourced Dutch firm for the feasibility study of Bridge

According to the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, it has sought to clarify the process in selecting the Dutch company, and subsequent award of the Feasibility Study and Design for the…

Cane cutters protested Skeldon Admin office

Cane cutters protested Skeldon Admin office

This morning (September 22, 2017), a large number of cane cutters from Skeldon Estate staged a picketing exercise outside of the estate’s Administrative Office. The workers advised that they…

‘Racial slur’ offender rewarded with all-expenses paid NY trip instead of being disciplined

‘Racial slur’ offender rewarded with all-expenses paid NY trip instead of being disciplined

Dear Editor, This is in reference to the anti-Indian racial slur on social media, allegedly made by Ms Lloyda Nicholas-Garrett, the Public Information and Press Services Officer for…

Gov. to sell Guysuco lands for bail out monies.

Gov. to sell Guysuco lands for bail out monies.

The Government of Guyana will be offering the Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc. (GuySuCo) a $2B bailout in exchange for lands, for the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA…

Guyana’s Meteorological office to benefit from 21 weather stations -more accurate, timely weather reports expected throughout Guyana

Guyana’s Meteorological office to benefit from 21 weather stations -more accurate, timely weather reports expected throughout Guyana

Guyanese citizens are expected to receive more accurate, timely weather reports from the Hydro-meteorological Services Department of the Ministry of Agriculture as it has now been boosted with 21…