Daily Archives: Thursday, 6 April 2017, 21:53

Guyana’s Nicolette Henry elected to chair Caribbean mechanism against HIV/AIDS

Last Updated on Thursday, 6 April 2017, 21:53 by Denis Chabrol The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) Regional Coordinating Mechanism (RCM) for the current three-year new Global Fund Project has elected Guyana’s Junior Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Nicolette Henry and  Prof. J. Peter Figueroa of The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus as ...

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Pakistan seeking to maintain winning ways ahead of first ODI against WI today at Providence -Ahmed expecting stiff challenge from hosts

Last Updated on Thursday, 6 April 2017, 21:28 by Denis Chabrol by Clifton Ross On the eve of the first of three One Day Internationals (ODI’s) between West Indies and Pakistan at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence; visiting skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said keeping the winning momentum would be crucial as they look to clinch another series win against the Caribbean ...

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Guyana’s land issues cannot be discussed separately- Vincent Alexander

Last Updated on Thursday, 6 April 2017, 15:12 by Denis Chabrol Former executive member of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Vincent Alexander disagrees that there should be a separate commission to examine the issue of Amerindian land rights and supports the move to have their and African land rights be dealt with by one commission. “We have to have ...

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Construction worker charged with fraud

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 12:21 by Denis Chabrol A construction worker, who allegedly took more than GYD$500,000 from a woman to construct the lower flat of her house but allegedly converted the cash to his own use, was Thursday granted bail when he appeared  before Chief Magistrate, Ann Mc Lennan. Claudius Peters of 156 First Street, Mocha ...

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Fraud accused policeman still on duty; granted bail

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 12:22 by Denis Chabrol A policeman, who is charged with two counts of fraud, is still on duty and he was released on GYD$30,000 bail. Police Prosecutor, Alvin Moore told did not oppose the granting of bail to 42-year old Constable David Singh who is attached to the Tactical Services Unit (TSU).  He ...

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