Daily Archives: Friday, 13 March 2015, 20:26

Police force, political activist in “tit-for-tat” over warning against incitement to violence

Last Updated on Friday, 13 March 2015, 20:26 by GxMedia The Guyana Police Force (GPF) and political activist, Dr. David Hinds are now in a tit-for-tat over whether he was warned to stop making that could potentially incite violence, following his public call to ensure that there was no retaliation for the gunning down of a government critic while he ...

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UG Vice Chancellor gets money to personally hire own housekeeper

Last Updated on Friday, 13 March 2015, 19:26 by GxMedia Vice Chancellor of the University of Guyana, Professor Jacob Opadeyi  is being paid monies for a housekeeper that he has to find until  his employment contract ends next year February, according to a leaked document. Seen by Demerara Waves Online News, the internal recommendation by the Personnel Department to the ...

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University of Guyana participates in Caribbean Court mooting competition

Last Updated on Friday, 13 March 2015, 18:29 by GxMedia The University of Guyana (UG) is being represented by a three-man mooting team during the 2015 Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Mooting Competition which commenced Thursday. The UG team, made up of Second-year Student-at-Law Raeanna Clarke, as its Senior Counsel and third-year Students-at-Law Nichalous Carryl and Sarika Gajrajits Junior Counsel ...

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Guyana paying more for some vaccines; GPHC’s Maternity Wing to be expanded

Last Updated on Friday, 13 March 2015, 17:48 by GxMedia Health Minister, Dr, Bheri Ramsarran on Friday announced that Caribbean countries, now classified as middle income countries, would have to  find ways of accessing vaccines at cheaper prices, even as the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) continues to procure some of them at lower than market prices. Ramsarran made the ...

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Updated: Auto dealer shot, robbed of GUY$2.5 M

Last Updated on Friday, 13 March 2015, 16:12 by GxMedia Police have identified the businessman, who was shot and robbed of GUY$2.5 millon, as an auto dealer. Police spokesman, Ivelaw Whittaker said auto dealer Intiaz Arakhan,23 of of Eccles, East Bank Demerara was held up by man armed with a firearm at about 10:15 AM. “The perpetrator shot Intiaz Arakhan ...

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