Daily Archives: Friday, 21 April 2017, 19:05

Police force denies senior ranks planning to assassinate President Granger

Last Updated on Friday, 21 April 2017, 19:05 by Denis Chabrol A day after government announced that police were probing a reported plot to assassinate President David Granger, the Guyana Police Force on Friday rubbished a media report that senior ranks were part of a plan to kill the Guyanese leader. “This false and malicious accusation levelled against members of ...

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High Court blocks GPSU from holding elections until books are audited

Last Updated on Friday, 21 April 2017, 18:37 by Denis Chabrol The High Court has blocked the current executive of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) from holding elections until they account for monies received and spent by the union for more than 10 years. The interim injunction restrains the respondents or their servants or agents “from holding or attempting ...

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Embattled Carol Joseph resigns from PNCR

Last Updated on Friday, 21 April 2017, 17:31 by Denis Chabrol Embattled staunch senior People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) member, Carol Joseph has resigned from the party, according to well-placed sources. Her resignation was brought to the attention of the party’s Central Executive meeting last week. Sources said Joseph, who was an elected member of the PNCR’s Central Executive, however, ...

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Minibus driver jailed for causing death of National Hardware guard

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 12:18 by Denis Chabrol A minibus driver was Friday jailed for 56 months after he was found guilty for causing the death of one of his passengers. Twenty-eight year old Travis Davis of Caesar Street, Agricola, Georgetown was found guilty of causing the death of Lynette Joseph on January 6, 2016 at Little ...

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Woman charged with alleged murder of brother

Last Updated on Friday, 28 April 2017, 8:52 by Denis Chabrol An East Bank Demerara woman was Friday arraigned for the alleged murder of her brother. Twenty-five year old Debbie Hansraj of Covent Garden is accused of the murder of 21 year old Vishal Hansraj. She was not required to plea to the indictable offence that she allegedly committed between ...

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