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PAC commends GDF for improvements in financial management

PAC commends GDF for improvements in financial management

The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) was commended by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) for taking the necessary measures to address inefficiencies in its financial management. The PAC hearing focused on…

Speaker disallows request for PSC to discuss future of GUYSUCO

Speaker disallows request for PSC to discuss future of GUYSUCO

In keeping with its mandate, the Parliamentary Sectorial Committee on Economic Services on May 31 last, made a decision to hold public forums in Regions 4, 3, 5 and 6…

Motorcyclist succumbed to accident injuries

Motorcyclist succumbed to accident injuries

  Police are investigating a fatal accident which occurred about 16:30hrs yesterday on the Bush Lot Public Road, West Coast Berbice that resulted in the death of motorcyclist Clifford Crandon…

Scales seized by GNBS

Scales seized by GNBS

A number of unapproved scales belonging to vendors in the Stabroek and Bourda Markets were on Friday last seized by the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) inspectors. Close to…

Public Security Ministry to recover overpayments to contractors

Public Security Ministry to recover overpayments to contractors

The Ministry of Public Security is currently trying to recover overpayments to contractors even as it puts measures in place to ensure that contractors are no longer paid in full…

Man crushed to death by mining truck

Man crushed to death by mining truck

An accident at a mining location in Kwakwani has left a mining worker dead and detectives are working to see if there was any foul play or negligence involved. The…

Weather Report.

Weather Report.

Rainfall was experienced in some areas along the coast during the morning hours; conditions are expected to improve in the afternoon hours. Rainfall is likely to range from five mm…

Amerindians should be given the right to mine – NGO’s

Amerindians should be given the right to mine – NGO’s

With the recent arrests and charges that were brought against 20 residents from Chenapau for illegal mining on protected lands, namely the Kaieteur National Park (KNP), some have publically condemned…

Happy World Environment Day 2017!

Happy World Environment Day 2017!

Since it began in 1974, World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection and caring of our environment. Beyond…

President lacks understanding of Constitution-Nandlall

President lacks understanding of Constitution-Nandlall

Like every other reasonable-minded Guyanese but moreso, because I played a role in assembling both lists of persons which the Opposition Leader submitted to the President for the appointment…