Daily Archives: October 23, 2017

President offers explanation in selecting Justice Patterson

President offers explanation in selecting Justice Patterson

President, David Granger has noted that the provisions of Article 161 (2) of the Constitution gives him the discretion to appoint a Chairman of The Guyana Elections Commission (Gecom) from…

PPP files Civil proceedings against Government

PPP files Civil proceedings against Government

PPP MP, Anil Nandlall this afternoon filed  civil proceedings against Attorney General and the Government of Guyana. The suit was fuled in the name of Zulfikar Mustapha (PPP/MP). The…

A 17 year-old suspect of ‘D’ Field Sophia, Georgetown was shot in the left thigh around 21:30hrs on Sunday. According to reports, the teen tried to rob a…

GCCI to hold public lectures on the Oil and Gas sector

GCCI to hold public lectures on the Oil and Gas sector

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) will be spearheading a series of public lectures and dialogues focusing on the oil and gas sector with specific emphasis on the…

Canada imposes sanctions on Venezuelan authorities for anti-democratic behavior

Canada imposes sanctions on Venezuelan authorities for anti-democratic behavior

The government of Canada announced on Friday the imposition of sanctions against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and key government figures in “a clear message that their anti-democratic behavior…

Venezuelans Receive Free Health Care In Guyana

Venezuelans Receive Free Health Care In Guyana

Guyanese authorities have taken note of a substantial increase of Venezuelans crossing the border, looking for treatment against malaria and some other diseases. The head of the Guyana’s Medical…

New flood fears…as rain pounds south Trinidad

New flood fears…as rain pounds south Trinidad

(Trinidad express) SIX days after it began, the rains continue to pound parts of south Trinidad today. And a forecast issued by the Met Office at 10am stated that heavy…

Guyana Association of Women Lawyers is disappointed at candidate for Gecom Chair

Guyana Association of Women Lawyers is disappointed at candidate for Gecom Chair

The Guyana Association of Women Lawyers (GAWL) wishes to register its disappointment that a candidate for the position of Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) was not arrived at…

Kwakwani lands to be regularised, more than 500 residents to benefit

Kwakwani lands to be regularised, more than 500 residents to benefit

 As the Government of Guyana continues with its drive to ensure that sustainable, family oriented communities are created across Guyana, the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GLSC) has begun working…