Daily Archives: Saturday, 17 December 2016, 17:14

Time for PPP to get rid of “isms”, reach out to disappointed APNU supporters, Jagdeo tells PPP Congress

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 December 2016, 17:14 by Denis Chabrol ​Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo on Saturday it is time the‎ People’s Progressive Party unshackle itself from one “isms” and instead focus on what is good for Guyana, even as he said it is time to welcome disappointed supporters of the governing coalition.  Addressing the opening of the PPP’s 31st ...

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Local Government Commission by end of 2017 says Communities Minister Bulkan

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 December 2016, 11:42 by Derwayne Wills Although $30M has been allocated for the Local Government Commission in 2017, the constitutional body is yet to be established pending nominees from President David Granger, as well as Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan. Minister Bulkan told the Supply Committee of the National Assembly earlier this week that the Commission ...

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Jagdeo believes Gov’t still owes hundreds of million$$$ more for D’Urban Park

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 December 2016, 10:04 by Derwayne Wills Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo believes government will return to the National Assembly to request hundreds of millions of dollars more to write-off debts to contractors owed by Homestretch Development Inc (HDI) for the D’Urban Park Development Project. Already, government has expended some $450M from April 2016, and will spend ...

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