Daily Archives: Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 22:57

“We have recognized we have made a mistake” in handling Haitians- govt minister; hints at softer approach

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 22:57 by Denis Chabrol A government minister Tuesday evening said Guyana has made mistake in the way Haitians arriving here n route to French Guiana has been handled and he hinted that that that approach would be reversed. Junior Minister of Social Protection, Keith Scott was at the time responding to wide-ranging concerns ...

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Taxi driver jailed for cocaine, guns, ammo possession

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 16:46 by Denis Chabrol The man, who was busted with more than 20 pounds of cocaine and illegal guns by police at his Lot 6 J Duncan Street, Campbelville residence, was Tuesday morning jailed for four years and 24 months after pleading guilty to the charges. Trevor Rodrigues, a taxi driver, was charged ...

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Roopnaraine no longer Education Minister; Nicolette Henry to take full control of Ministry

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 16:50 by Denis Chabrol Minister of Education, Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine is no longer Minister of Education, and he has been replaced by Nicolette Henry, a move that has prompted grave concerns by the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), a partner in the governing coalition. Minister of State, Joseph Harmon made the announcement earlier Tuesday.  “The ...

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