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Daily Archives: Monday, 4 January 2016, 20:25

Police Force accuses Service Commission of misleading public about persons eligible for promotion

The Guyana Police Force Monday afternoon accused the Police Service Commission (PSC) of misleading the public about the eligibility of several members of the force for promotion.    In a statement, the force said a list of the persons recommended have been checked and no one is ineligible for promotions.    The PSC’s informing the Police Commissioner‎, Seelall Persaud that ...

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North West District men arraigned on murder charges

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 16:44 by Denis Chabrol Two men from the North West District (NWD) of Guyana were Monday arraigned for separate murders that were linked to arguments. In one of the cases, 23-year old Leonard Fredericks of Heaven Hill, Matthews Ridge was arraigned for allegedly murdering Peter James at Hell Hill, also in Matthews Ridge. ...

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Vending on Merriman’s Mall suspended

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 15:55 by Denis Chabrol The Georgetown City Council Monday announced that vending on the Merriman’s Mall between Orange Walk and Cummings Street has been suspended for one week to allow vendors to clean up the area. “The Council observed that the area is very untidy. This is inconsistent with the vision to make ...

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Guyana seeking US help with gold smuggling court cases

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 15:40 by Denis Chabrol Guyana has asked the United States for assistance to help convict a man for allegedly smuggling large quantities of  gold to New York. Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo businessman, Christopher Baldeo is accused of smuggling almost US$69,142 worth of gold to the United States between February 6 and 7, 2015. ...

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GDF intelligence officer wasn’t instructed to chase subjects- sources

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 14:42 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) intelligence officer, who was killed in a road accident last week Wednesday, was staking out the wrong people at the wrong house and at no time was he instructed to engage in a high-speed chase, according to well-placed sources. Sources said he was never ...

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PPP accuses Gov’t of misusing security forces for political purposes

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 12:58 by Denis Chabrol General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Clement Rohee says that the APNU+AFC administration owes the country an explanation into the apparent misuse of Guyana’s security forces for political reasons. This is after a Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Intelligence Officer Robert Pyle was recently involved in a fatal ...

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“Unbecoming and very political” – Rohee responds to Top Cop’s criticism

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 12:50 by Denis Chabrol   Former Home Affairs Minister and Leader of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Clement Rohee has dismissed statements by Police Commissioner Seelall Persaud regarding his tenure as Home Affairs Minister as “political” and “unbecoming.” Rohee at a press conference last Monday had stated that promotions should be placed on ...

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Health care workers who treated swine flu victim vaccinated

Last Updated on Monday, 4 January 2016, 10:16 by Denis Chabrol All the health care workers at Balwant Singh Hospital, where Guyana’s first swine flu victim sought medical attention, have  been vaccinated and are being monitored for the potentially deadly disease, Public Health Minister Dr. George Norton said Monday. “They were tracked and all identified, for those who remained in ...

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