Daily Archives: Thursday, 5 June 2014, 23:44

Environment conversations in the making

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 23:44 by GxMedia Guyana used the observance of World Environment Day on Thursday to announce that a series of national conversations on the environment will be held shortly.   The announcement was made by Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud. He said they would be made in collaboration with sister ...

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Former postal employee suspected in Post Office robbery

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 23:36 by GxMedia A former employee of the Soesdyke Post Office has been implicated in the grabbing of GUY$1.9 million from that branch on Thursday, a police source said. Investigators were told that one of two men ceased working at the post office but would still frequent the location. Police said in a ...

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Religious orgs, police battling crimes among youths

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 23:08 by GxMedia The Home Affairs Ministry on Thursday announced that the police and religious community are successfully battling crime among youths since the formation of the Cops and Faith Community Network  (CFCN) one month ago. “In all cases the youths were counselled by the religious leaders and following the involvement of parents/guardians, ...

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Norman Mc Lean paid scant attention to GDF Sergeant implicated in Walter Rodney’s death

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 22:41 by GxMedia Amid concerns by lawyers about the absence of key documents from the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) at the Walter Rodney Commission of Inquiry, Retired Chief-of-Staff Brigadier Norman Mc Lean on Thursday admitted that the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) had infiltrated the army but he had paid little attention to Sergeant ...

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Joseph Hamilton’s credibility challenged; PNCR lawyer wants section of testimony erased

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 1:16 by GxMedia The credibility of former House of Israel member, Joseph Hamilton on Wednesday came under intense scrutiny and Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) lawyer, Basil Williams has applied for much of the witness’ evidence about receiving guns and instructions from party functionaries to be thrown out. “I am going to ask ...

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Guysuco employee stabbed during football at BV

Last Updated on Thursday, 5 June 2014, 0:23 by GxMedia An employee of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GPHC) was stabbed to his head and another man chopped about his body during an altercation at a football match at their home village Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara. Sustaining a stab wound to his head was 24-year old David Mc Almont. He is a ...

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