Daily Archives: Thursday, 31 July 2014, 20:36

Alleged PNCR Headquarters shooter charged with threatening behaviour

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014, 20:36 by GxMedia The man , who allegedly fired a gunshot at the headquarters of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) earlier this week, was Thursday charged with threatening behavior where a breach of the peace may be occasioned. Linden Primo, who is a security guard at Mahdia Gold Corporation, was released on ...

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Discrepancy in report on Walter Rodney’s body- Roman Catholic priest

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014, 15:47 by GxMedia Roman Catholic Jesuit Priest, Malcolm Rodrigues on Thursday said there was a contradiction between an official media report and the state of Walter Rodney’s body as a result of a bomb-in-walkie-talkie explosion 34 years ago. He told the Rodney Commission of Inquiry that a radio station had reported at 6 ...

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Shooter at PNCR Headquarters unlicensed; gun seized

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014, 13:52 by GxMedia The man, who fired the gunshot during the biennial congress of the People’s National Congress Reform’s (PNCR) headquarters, is not a licensed firearm holder, a senior police officer said Friday. Head of the Criminal Investigations Department, Senior Superintendent Leslie James said investigators were focusing on whether Linden Primo’s discharge of ...

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Police Force gets top-notch legal adviser

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014, 10:40 by GxMedia President Donald Ramotar has approved the appointment of a legal advisor for the Guyana Police Force (GPF) in the person of former Justice of Appeal, Claudette Singh. The announcement was made on Wednesday by Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr. Roger Luncheon. Justice Singh, a distinguished jurist, headed the recently ...

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US anti-narcotics expert tipped to be next Ambassador to Guyana

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 July 2014, 10:27 by GxMedia A United States (US) diplomat, with considerable experience in fighting narco-trafficking in Latin America, is tipped to be his country’s next Ambassador to Guyana. Perry L. Holloway who most recently served as Political-Military Counselor at the US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan from 2013 to 2014, has been nominated to the ...

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