Daily Archives: Monday, 30 April 2018, 18:13

Guyanese pirates suspected in disappearance of 16 fishermen off Suriname’s coast

Last Updated on Monday, 30 April 2018, 18:15 by Denis Chabrol Story by Associated Press PARAMARIBO, Suriname — Sixteen fishermen are missing and feared dead after pirates raided their boats off the coast of Suriname and forced them to jump overboard, authorities in the South American country said Monday. The fishermen were part of a group of 20 in four ...

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Ministry of the Presidency to launch Cheddi Jagan Centenary stamp; Jagdeo says PPP not invited, won’t attend

Last Updated on Monday, 30 April 2018, 18:09 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of the Presidency (MotP) will on Wednesday launch the Commemorative Centenary Stamp of the birth anniversary of former President and co-founder of the Peoples Progressive Party—the late Dr. Cheddi B. Jagan. The activity however, will be run off without the PPP, since according to the party’s General ...

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Policeman shoots self with unlicensed gun

Last Updated on Monday, 30 April 2018, 17:18 by Denis Chabrol A Guyana Police Force officer on Monday shot and injured himself while placing an unlicensed gun in his waist, that law enforcement agency said. “The firearm which was retrieved by a Army Lieutenant at the location had no serial number, five live rounds and a spent shell was also ...

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Govt. officers to take oath before answering questions on Public Expenditure at parliamentary committee

Last Updated on Monday, 30 April 2018, 13:46 by Denis Chabrol Government and Regional Accounting Officers such as Permanent Secretaries and Regional Executive Officers (REOs) will soon be administered an Oath, before giving evidence at the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC), given the growing levels of inconsistent answers being provided to the statutory body. The commitment was had on Monday ...

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