Daily Archives: Saturday, 15 August 2015, 18:56

Justice for Walter Rodney Committee attacks govt over prematurely ending Commission of Inquiry

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015, 18:56 by GxMedia A group of persons seeking the truth about the bomb-blast death of renowned historian and politician, Dr. Walter Rodney o June 13, 1980 on Saturday accused the administration of President David Granger of double-standards in the quest for truth and national healing. “It is disturbing that senior spokesperson of a ...

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Mixed reaction to hike in school uniform assistance

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015, 18:34 by GxMedia Guyanese are exhibiting mixed responses to government’s decision to raise the value of school-uniform vouchers from $1,500 to $2,000. Reading highlights from the 2015 Budgetary Estimates in the National Assembly last Monday, Finance Minister, Winston Jordan, said “this will benefit more than 167,000 students at a cost of over $337 ...

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Election campaigning on $2 M teeth work backfired on APNU+AFC, says Former Amerindian Affairs Minister

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015, 18:17 by GxMedia Former Amerindian Affairs Minister Pauline Sukhai on Saturday said attempts by the coalition to capitalise on her receipt of a whopping GUY$2 million in dental assistance backfired because the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) still won the mainly Amerindian populated regions. “The fact that it was peddled pre-election gimmick, as ...

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Intruder at PPP Headquarters shot

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 August 2015, 15:51 by GxMedia Investigations are being conducted into an incident that occurred at about 2320h. last night Friday August 14, 2015, in the compound of Freedom House, Robb Street, Georgetown, in which a so far unidentified man was shot and injured by a security guard. Investigations have revealed that the man was seen ...

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