Daily Archives: Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 15:53

Marriott Hotel employee convicted for marijuana possession

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 15:55 by Denis Chabrol An audio-visual technician at the Guyana Marriott Hotel Georgetown was Tuesday fined GYD$20,000 and sentenced to 50 hours community service at the Georgetown City Constabulary. Twenty-three year old Richard James of Sheriff and Enachu Streets, Campbelville pleaded guilty to being on possession of 1.4 grammes of marijuana at the Marriott Hotel, ...

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Updated: Orlando group to design Guyana sports complex; govt approval yet to be granted

Last Updated on Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 14:18 by Denis Chabrol Baker Barrios Architects, Inc. Wednesday said it was in the final rounds of designing the future home of the Guyana Sports Complex in the Co-operative Republic of Guyana – a sovereign state on the northern mainland of South America. “The master plan creates a true destination and an exciting ...

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Bound, gagged body of pensioner found in Essequibo home

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 15:59 by Denis Chabrol Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of a 63-year-old man of East Bank Essequibo. According to a police statement, the body of Ramroop Rameshwar was found in his Parika Sea Dam, EBE home at about 06:30 hrs onTuesday February 02, 2016.  Police say Rameshwar was ...

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Opposition MP Jagan ill and overseas

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 15:09 by Denis Chabrol Opposition People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) legislator, Dr. Clive Jagan is ill and is overseas, according to Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo. “Dr. Jagan is abroad. He is seeking medical attention,”  Jagdeo told a news conference. Jagdeo did not want to say whether his party would seek a replacement for ...

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“Fedders Lloyd all over again” – Jagdeo criticizes decision to engage Hope Beach Wind Farm

Last Updated on Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 17:31 by Denis Chabrol Government’s decision to begin talks with the owners of the Hope Beach Wind Farm on the possibility of buying power is “incestuous” and should be reviewed, says Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo. Jagdeo at a press conference on Tuesday said that it was “Fedders Lloyd all over again” since the ...

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