Daily Archives: Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 20:19

Sugar workers stage another protest against Skeldon Estate privatisation

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 20:20 by Denis Chabrol Scores of sugar workers on Tuesday lined the streets of Corriverton once again to protest Government’s decision to privatize the Skeldon Sugar Estate. It was the first day for the year that work was scheduled for many of the workers as the estate had ceased grinding operations since last ...

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Canada-bound man excretes suspected cocaine pellets

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 18:58 by Denis Chabrol A 39-year old man ,believed to be the latest person to attempt to smuggle cocaine by swallowing it, was Tuesday morning taken off a Canada-bound flight and has since excreted several suspected cocaine pellets, the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) said. The law enforcement agency identified the man as 39-year ...

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Guyana hiring health workers to send to hurricane-battered British Virgin Islands

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 17:59 by Denis Chabrol Guyana  would be rushing health workers to storm-battered British Virgin Islands (BVI) to provide medical and technical support to that United Kingdom dependency, government here announced. The Ministry of Public Health, through the office of the Chief Medical Officer. is recruiting medical staff and professionals who will work along ...

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