Daily Archives: Friday, 18 May 2018, 21:05

Elderly Guyanese man with cocaine-in-wheelchair plead guilty in Grenada

Last Updated on Friday, 18 May 2018, 18:05 by Denis Chabrol The 71 year-old Guyanese man, who was arrested last Tuesday  in Grenada after seven pounds of cocaine were discovered under the seat of his motorised wheelchair, pleaded guilty to narcotics trafficking. Haniff Bacchus would be sentenced on May 24. He remains in detention at the Richmond Hill Prison. At ...

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‘Don’t discriminate against anyone’, treat foreigners properly- Police Commissioner

Last Updated on Friday, 18 May 2018, 17:19 by Denis Chabrol Police Commissioner, Paul Williams on Friday charged 150 newly-minted members of the Guyana Police Force not to discriminate against anyone including those of different sexual orientation, and they should prepare themselves to treat foreigners properly. “There should be no discrimination as to sex, race, religion, ethnicity, sexual preferences and ...

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ExxonMobil concession should remain “intact” for strategic border security reasons

Last Updated on Friday, 18 May 2018, 12:33 by Denis Chabrol Guyana is not eager for ExxonMobil to relinquish any of the 60 blocks on the offshore concession that extends to the borders with Venezuela and Suriname, Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman. He said the ExxonMobil block should “remain intact” as it had been granted in 1999 because “we believe ...

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