Daily Archives: Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 14:47

Five-month old dies in road collision

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 April 2016, 11:35 by Denis Chabrol   Police say investigations are being conducted into a fatal accident that occurred about 1700h. yesterday Wednesday April 27, 2016, at Belmont, Mahaica, ECD, and which resulted in the death of five-month-old Randy Williams of Belmont.   Initial investigations have revealed that the driver of a motor lorry was ...

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Dynamic Airways, Roraima Airways teaming up to make Guyana’s CJI Airport a hub

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 13:26 by Denis Chabrol Dynamic International Airways and the Guyanese-owned Roraima Airways are teaming up to convert the Cheddi Jagan International Airport a hub for flights to South American countries and the United States. Chief Executive Officer of Roraima Airways, Capt. Gerry Gouveia made the announcement at the unveiling of a Guyana 50th ...

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Age of criminal responsibility to be raised, wandering decriminalized – Ramjattan

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 11:37 by Vice President and Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan says that the new Juvenile Justice Bill would be seeking to implement a myriad of changes for juvenile justice while decriminalizing wandering. Ramjattan made the statement while delivering the feature address at the first of three consultations on the draft Bill that is ...

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Kwame McCoy slapped with three charges over 2011 Benschop assault

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 10:59 by People’s Progressive Party (PPP) activist Kwame McCoy has once again been hauled before the courts; this time over allegations of assault against political activist Mark Benschop. McCoy on Wednesday appeared before the Providence Magistrate’s Court where he was made to answer charges of assault, damage to property, and larceny. He pleaded ...

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Telecoms Bill returns to National Assembly next month

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 6:29 by Denis Chabrol After months of consultations with a number of stakeholders, the Telecommunications Bill is expected to be tabled again in Guyana’s National Assembly by the end of May 2016. This was disclosed by Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes during a recent interview with the Government Information Agency (GINA). “There ...

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