Daily Archives: Sunday, 5 April 2015, 19:24

Coalition eyes prosperous agro-based economy in Essequibo

Last Updated on Sunday, 5 April 2015, 19:24 by GxMedia Residents of  Pomeroon-Supenaam desirous of getting into small and medium scale production of food and other items could soon receive a boost if the opposition wins the May 11, 2015 general and regional elections. A Partnership for National Unity+ Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) Presidential Candidate, David Granger told a large ...

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APNU+AFC urge supporters to guard against rigging

Last Updated on Sunday, 5 April 2015, 18:14 by GxMedia Supporters of Guyana’s opposition coalition have been urged to be vigilant during balloting and the counting of votes at next month’s general and regional elections. Issuing the call on Saturday was A Partnership for National Unity’s (APNU) Vice Chairman, Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine at the coalition’s rally at Damon Square, Anna ...

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Linden businesswoman shot dead

Last Updated on Sunday, 5 April 2015, 16:03 by GxMedia A Linden businesswoman was Saturday night gunned down by armed bandits who fled with a bag containing about GUY$20,000 cash. Police did not disclose the amount of money but sources confirmed that it was about GUY$20,000. Investigators confirmed that 45-year old Shevon Gordon was shot dead about 7:30 PM as ...

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Opposition plans to return to post-election coalition

Last Updated on Sunday, 5 April 2015, 15:35 by GxMedia Guyana’s opposition coalition intends to change the constitution to allow for parties to team up after a general election to prevent the one with the plurality from forming the government, a top official of the Alliance For Change (AFC) said Saturday. AFC Chairman, Nigel Hughes signaled the coalition’s intention to ...

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Opposition promises Essequibo rice farmers improved payment system

Last Updated on Sunday, 5 April 2015, 3:17 by GxMedia The opposition coalition Saturday night promised the largely rice-dependent Essequibo Coast that it would examine ways of ensuring that lowly-paid farmers receive higher prices for their paddy and that they get a fair share from sales to Venezuela. Prime Ministerial candidate Moses Nagamootoo appealed to the rice farmers to vote ...

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