Daily Archives: Sunday, 24 August 2014, 15:46

Updated: Suspected gunman dies; family disputes police account

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 August 2014, 15:46 by GxMedia A suspect, who allegedly dropped a gun and ammunition after he was shot, died at a private hospital early Sunday morning after undergoing emergency surgery for a bullet wound. Dead is is 26-year old Dexter Lindo of Shell Road, Kitty. He succumbed to his injury about 5 PM at the ...

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Afro-Guyanese need business skills, constitutionally guaranteed political space- Nigel Hughes

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 August 2014, 12:43 by GxMedia Afro-Guyanese have over the decades become too dependent on the State for their economic survival, a situation that has been compounded by the failure of the Peoples National Congress (PNC)-led government to amend the Constitution to cater for its loss of political power, according to prominent Attorney-at-Law , Nigel Hughes. ...

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Cane harvesters escape serious injury after trailer ends up in trench

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 August 2014, 2:18 by GxMedia More than 30 cane harvesters (cane-cutters) narrowly escaped death Saturday morning when a trailer in which they were travelling partly slid into a canal at Uitvlugt, West Coast Demerara. A cane harvester said the incident occurred about 7:30 AM when the trailer ended up in a trench while crossing a ...

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Troy Resources hopes to clear red-tape and begin gold mining

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 August 2014, 2:04 by GxMedia An Australian gold mining company, Troy Resources (Guyana) Inc; hopes that its prolonged wait for a mineral agreement with the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) would soon end and the way would be cleared for gold production to begin. Chief Executive Officer of Troy Resources, Ken Nilsson lamented the ...

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