Daily Archives: Sunday, 25 September 2016, 14:14

UPDATED: One shot dead, another critically injured outside Rio Night Club

Last Updated on Monday, 26 September 2016, 12:35 by Denis Chabrol One person was shot dead and another seriously injured during an altercation at early Monday morning outside Rio Inn, an adult entertainment night spot in Queenstown, Georgetown, police said. The shooting occurred at about 2 AM Monday, September 26, 2016 outside the nightclub at a parking lot for a mining supplies ...

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Haitians caught heading to Brazil

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 September 2016, 14:14 by Denis Chabrol Five Haitians, who entered Guyana illegally, were held at the weekend on their way to Brazil, police said. The Guyana Police Force credited “alert ranks” for intercepting a vehicle at Wisroc Junction, Wismar, Linden at about 11 O’clock Friday night with the all-male group of Haitians. Investigators believed that ...

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Chief Elections Officer distances GECOM from procurement for 2015 polls

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 September 2016, 14:01 by Denis Chabrol The Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield on Sunday said the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) had nothing to do with the actual procurement of radio communication sets and instead said that was the work of various governmental arms under the then People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC)-led administration. Lowenfield explained that ...

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