Daily Archives: Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 23:59

Fraud-accused Hassan may be sent off GRDB’s top post

Last Updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 23:59 by Denis Chabrol The General Manager of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB), Nizam Hassan could be sent off the job later this week, days after he was arraigned on an indictable fraud charge. Hassan is on GYD$250,000 bail in connection with alleged fraud in relation to the construction of the New ...

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Wanted men arrested after spotted in abandoned house

Last Updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 23:38 by Denis Chabrol Two men, one of whom is a convicted felon on the run for robbery under arms, were Tuesday afternoon apprehended by police in Eccles Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara.’ One of the men was identified as Godfrey Lynch, 19 years, of Agricola, East Bank Demerara, who had several brushes ...

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UG administration, lecturers differ over rental of off-campus building

Last Updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 23:23 by Denis Chabrol The University of Guyana’s (UG) likely rental of a five-storey building at the corner of Lamaha and Camp Streets, Georgetown has sparked off criticisms from a number of lecturers, but senior administrative academics are justifying the rental of another building off the Turkeyen Campus. “The justification for renting a ...

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Suspect held in GYD$3.2 M burglary at Bartica’s Deputy Mayor’s store

Last Updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 17:17 by Denis Chabrol The prime suspect, who last Sunday morning broke into the Variety Store of Bartica’s Deputy Mayor, Kamal Persaud, and carted off several valuable items worth GYD$3.2 million dollars, was Tuesday morning arrested. Persaud praised police and residents of Bartica for collaborating in apprehending the suspect who once lived at Cool ...

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Former New GMC General Manager, several others charged with fraud

Last Updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 5:37 by Denis Chabrol The former General Manager of the New Guyana Marketing Corporation (NGMC), Nizam Hassan and a number of Directors of a Trinidadian construction company were Monday charged with alleged fraud based on the findings of a forensic audit. Hassan , which is currently the General Manager of the Guyana Rice ...

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