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Daily Archives: September 8, 2014

Major house lot scam unearthed- Housing Ministry

A probe was Monday underway into a major scam involving individuals who have collected monies in exchange for promises to fast-track and deliver house lots, the Housing Ministry said in a statement. Conducting the probe are the Ministry of Housing and Water, Central Housing and Planning Authority and the Guyana Police Force. “The scam saw persons alleging that they are relatives ...

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Two charged with Lusignan Hairdresser’s murder

Drumming instructor, Lennox “Two Colours” Wayne and taxi driver, Melroy Davis were Monday arraigned for the murder of young woman for GUY$2.5 million. However, the mastermind was not charged in connection with the offence- the gunning down of 18-year old Ashmini Harriram on July 10, 2014 on the Lusigan Railway Embankment Road. Investigators believed that Harriram was shot dead and ...

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PPP denies politicking on voters list

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) General Secretary, Clement Rohee on Monday insisted that the names of dead persons should not be on the voters list but shied away from saying whether he was satisfied with safeguards to ensure that persons do not vote in the names of deceased. The verification process at each polling station includes the collective verification of name ...

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PPP prepares to lift lid on Nagamootoo’s skeletons

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on Monday frowned on the Alliance For Change’s (AFC) Nagamootoo-Hughes ticket for general and regional elections, promising to uncover a bag of skeletons about that opposition party’s presidential candidate. AFC Leader, Khemraj Ramjattan has told Demerara Waves Online News that Moses Nagamootoo and Nigel Hughes were his presidential and prime ministerial candidates that would have ...

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Power company unions demand right to joint negotiations

The two unions representing employees of the state-owned Guyana Power and Light (GPL) on Monday threatened to complain to the Labour Ministry about management’s refusal to negotiate jointly with them. The National Association of Agricultural, Commercial and Industrial Employees (NAACIE) and the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) accused the power company’s management of leveraging its position during separate talks. “We ...

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