Daily Archives: Sunday, 10 April 2016, 23:22

AFC calls for break-up of Harmon’s responsibilities in wake of BK Tiwari-gate

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 April 2016, 22:09 by Denis Chabrol The Alliance For Change (AFC) on Sunday ended a leadership retreat, calling for a break-up of the responsibilities of the Minster of State, Joseph Harmon in the wake of the appointment of Brian “BK” Tiwari as a ministerial advisor. The party which, commands an agreed 40 percent representation in ...

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Harmon still enjoys Granger’s confidence- says top PNCR official

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 April 2016, 17:21 by Denis Chabrol Minister of State, Joseph Harmon still enjoys the confidence of President David Granger despite swirling media reports that that minister appears very close with at least two companies that the coalition had heaped sharp criticism on while in opposition. Minister of Social Cohesion Amna Ally told the Post Local Government Election ...

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Police Force’s Strategic Management Dept to close; Rohee didn’t understand its role — Police Commissioner

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 April 2016, 15:19 by Denis Chabrol The Strategic Management Department (SMD) of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) is being closed down because it has outlived its usefulness, according to Police Commissioner Seelall Persaud. “The Guyana Police Force has outgrown the Strategic Management Department,” he told Demerara Waves Online News. Persaud said the 12-member civilian staff ...

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Gov’t accused of ‘extorting’ donations from private sector

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 April 2016, 15:22 by Denis Chabrol The APNU+AFC Administration has been accused of bullying the private sector to make donations to special projects and more specifically to make contributions to the 50th Anniversary Jubilee celebrations. Sources have reported to Demerara Waves that the administration is asking that businessmen donate as much as $5M to the ...

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