Daily Archives: Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 19:22

Fugitive suspect in Guyana murder arrested in Queens, New York

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 19:25 by Denis Chabrol (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS).- A man wanted for murder in Guyana was located 2,643 miles from the crime scene on Tuesday — in Queens, law enforcement sources said. Members of the NYPD/U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force apprehended suspect Marcus Bisram in the Rockaways at about 1 p.m. “He was ...

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Govt announces tabling of constitutional reform legislation ahead of pressure group’s call

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 18:56 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government on Tuesday announced that constitutional reform legislation would be tabled in the National Assembly before Parliament goes into its two-month recess. The announcement came one day before a group calling itself “Rise” plans to hold an event titled “Citizens Call for Constitutional Reform.” Prime Minister Moses ...

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WPA not worried about outspoken criticism of coalition

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 15:27 by Denis Chabrol The Working People’s Alliance (WPA) on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that its outspoken posture on relations in the governing coalition could poison the environment going into talks with the rest of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU). Executive member, Tacuma Ogunseye argued that his party must be speak out frankly, ...

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Update: Bank robber shot dead; four guns recovered; shot bank employee was one of the robbers

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 12:57 by Denis Chabrol A bandit was killed and another captured unhurt during an exchange of gunfire at an attempted robbery at Republic Bank (Guyana), Water Street, Georgetown. Head of the Criminal Investigations Department, Senior Superintendent, Wendell Blanhum said the  bandit was shot in his chest and he succumbed. He was 25 years old ...

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