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Daily Archives: March 13, 2015

UG Vice Chancellor gets money to personally hire own housekeeper

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 University Council states that GUY$72,048 dollars-inclusive of basic salary, NIS ...

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University of Guyana participates in Caribbean Court mooting competition

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 and Researcher respectively, was slated to make its submission Friday. ...

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

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 announcement before joining First Lady Deolatchmie Ramotar in turning the ...

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

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 to his right foot and took away an haversack with ...

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