Daily Archives: Thursday, 30 June 2016, 16:32

UPDATED: Man kills injures mother, kills wife, baby at Crane, West Coast Demerara

Last Updated on Friday, 1 July 2016, 18:34 by Denis Chabrol A man chopped off his mother’s hand and hacked to death his wife and their baby early Friday morning at Crane Village, West Coast Demerara, police confirmed. He also chopped off his mother’s hand and she was rushed to the West Demerara Hospital where she underwent emergency surgery. The assailant was ...

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Political Scientists, Opposition Leader weigh in on Omar Sharif’s arrest for alleged tax evasion, money laundering

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 June 2016, 16:32 by Denis Chabrol Amid lingering concerns in some sections of Guyanese society about why the coalition government had not fired Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Presidency, Omar Sharif shortly after assuming office more than one year ago, political analysts were Thursday offering mixed views about his arrest for alleged financial ...

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Ministry of Presidency’s Permanent Secretary arrested for alleged financial crimes

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 June 2016, 14:59 by Denis Chabrol Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Presidency (MOTP), Mr. Omar Sharif has been sent on leave by Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon.  Sharif is a former senior member of the People’s Progressive Party and a former head of that party’s youth arm, the Progressive Youth Organisation. In ...

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Harmon to Jagdeo: “Diplomats don’t dictate to us”

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 June 2016, 12:43 by Denis Chabrol Minister of State, Joseph Harmon on Thursday denied claims by Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo that government has been taking instructions from key Western diplomats on how to run Guyana. “We are not being dictated to by any foreign diplomat and we will not be dictated to by any foreign ...

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Inquiry launched into unauthorised departure of planes from international airport

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 June 2016, 12:23 by Denis Chabrol An inquiry has been launched into the unauthorized departure of two light aircraft from the Eugene F. Correia (Ogle) International Airport almost one week ago, Minister of State Joseph Harmon said Thursday. He said Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson advised Cabinet that an inquiry has been launched as ...

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