Daily Archives: Sunday, 19 March 2017, 16:14

PPP rallies supporters in sugar belt to “struggle” against closure of estates

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 March 2017, 23:26 by Denis Chabrol The opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on Sunday intensified its call for sugar industry workers to “struggle” against the closure or scaling down of several estates, saying the ailing Guyana Sugar Corporation (Guysuco) can be revived to supply refined sugar, ethanol, distilled rum and electricity. Addressing about 300 persons ...

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Robber shot dead by businessman- police

Last Updated on Sunday, 19 March 2017, 13:04 by Denis Chabrol An unidentified male suspect was shot dead during an alleged exchange of gunfire with three occupants of a motor car, one of whom is a licensed firearm holder, police said in a statement. “The unidentified suspect is alleged to have opened fire on the occupants of the car after ...

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