Daily Archives: Thursday, 11 August 2016, 18:34

Legal action planned against KARES Engineering over Kato Secondary- Granger

Last Updated on Friday, 12 August 2016, 8:10 by Denis Chabrol President David Granger says legal action will be taken against KARES Engineering to recoup monies that will be spent on fixing the defective Kato Secondary School. Granger also ruled out that company being granted any further contracts to build large scale contracts. “It’s a burden that we will have ...

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Lethem stillbirth deaths…post mortem results released

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 August 2016, 18:34 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Public Health has released to the Government Information Agency (GINA), the causes of death of two babies in Lethem. Minister within the Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Karen Cummings and a team of pathologists had visited the region to meet with the mothers and to carry ...

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Public consultation hears serious concerns about State Asset Recovery mechanism

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 August 2016, 18:19 by Denis Chabrol Concerns were Thursday raised about the in-built majority of the parliamentary appointive committee that will decide who will be the Director of the State Asset Recovery Unit (SARU) as well as about the possible leakage of bank account information. The issues were raised during a public consultation on the ...

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Procurement Committee to certify arms purchases for police, army

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Last Updated on Thursday, 11 August 2016, 14:32 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government is moving to streamline the procedure for importing arms and ammunition for the police and army, with Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan heading a procurement committee. Minister of State, Joseph Harmon told a news conference on that the National Security Committee decided that the committee would “look ...

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No plan to scrap pharmaceutical bond deal with city businessman

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 August 2016, 13:58 by Denis Chabrol Government on Thursday signalled that it has no intention of backing down from the rental of a bond to store pharmaceutical supplies and sought to play down key aspects about the transparency of the deal with a city businessman. “I see it as nothing more than a coincidence that the ...

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Buxton resident shot while in bed

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 August 2016, 13:23 by Denis Chabrol A resident of Buxton, East Coast Demerara was shot Wednesday night while in bed moments after his wife left the bedroom. The incident occurred at about 11 O’clock at Brusche Dam. Injured is Brinsley David.He was rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation and is presently undergoing surgery. “Investigations ...

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