Daily Archives: Sunday, 3 January 2016, 16:19

Guyana People’s Militia re-established

Last Updated on Sunday, 3 January 2016, 16:19 by Denis Chabrol Eighteen years after it was disestablished by the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC)-led administration, the Guyana People’s Militia (GPM) has been re-activated and hopes to recruit an additional 1,500 persons as reserves. Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force, Brigadier Mark Phillips has announced that the GPM has been re-established ...

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President Granger pledges “hard money” to support hands-off media training

Last Updated on Sunday, 3 January 2016, 14:25 by Denis Chabrol President David Granger Sunday pledged “hard money” to the Guyana Press Association (GPA) to help provide training and education without any strings attached. Making the announcement at a brunch for media workers held on the lawns of State House, he stressed the importance of a well-trained media in keeping ...

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Mother burnt to death, son injured by bandits

Last Updated on Sunday, 3 January 2016, 13:56 by Denis Chabrol Bandits burned a house early Sunday morning, resulting in the death of a woman and injury to her son who were tied up before the building was set alight, police said. Investigations are being conducted into the circumstances surrounding the death of Anita Baichan, 49 years, of Hope, WCB, ...

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