Daily Archives: Monday, 13 February 2017, 18:40

Chase-Green blames Sherod Duncan for ‘civil unrest’ against parking meters

Last Updated on Monday, 13 February 2017, 23:07 by Derwayne Wills Georgetown Mayor Patricia Chase-Green today scolded Deputy Mayor Sherod Duncan for what she said was taking misinformation to the public on the parking meter contract, and causing “civil unrest.” The issue emerged after a motion was proposed, by councillor Noelle Chow-Chee, seeking clarification on what the parking meter contract ...

Read More »

PPP to file private criminal charges against APNU+AFC coalition ministers

Last Updated on Monday, 13 February 2017, 15:00 by Denis Chabrol The opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPPC) will be filing private criminal charges against top government officials including ministers for allegedly enriching themselves from the State’s coffers, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo announced on Monday. Jadgeo gave few details to back his claims, but assured that legal experts were preparing papers ...

Read More »

Passport forgery charge dismissed against reputed wife of Barry Dataram

Last Updated on Monday, 13 February 2017, 13:48 by Derwayne Wills City Magistrate Renita Singh, this morning, dismissed a passport forgery charge against Anjanie Boodnarine, the reputed wife of self-confessed and convicted drug lord, Barry Dataram. Magistrate Singh ruled the prosecution failed to provide sufficient evidence against Boodnarine in the charge of conspiring with one or more persons to forge ...

Read More »

City Mayor’s attendance at Town Hall meeting crucial to future of metered parking- MAPM

Last Updated on Monday, 13 February 2017, 10:00 by Denis Chabrol As the Mayor and City Council continues its consultations with stakeholders on the controversial parking meter system, the largest organised vocal group- Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) – on Monday insisted that the existing contract must be scrapped. Group spokesman, Christopher Chapwanya told Demerara Waves Online News that although ...

Read More »