Daily Archives: Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 17:05

Jagdeo recognises CCJ term limit ruling; identifies qualities of PPP presidential candidate

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 17:39 by Denis Chabrol General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Bharrat Jagdeo Tuesday afternoon did not in any way object to the Caribbean Court of Justice’s (CCJ) ruling that upheld the constiutionality of limits to the presidency for two terms. “I believe in adhering to the laws of Guyana and the ...

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CCJ term limit ruling good for Guyana, PPP but bad for Jagdeo- analysts

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 20:04 by Denis Chabrol There are mixed views that there could be a power struggle in the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) for its presidential candidacy in Guyana’s 2020 general elections, following Tuesday morning’s Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) ruling that effectively bars two-time president Bharrat Jagdeo from running a third term. Political ...

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CCJ ruling in favour of presidential term limits is good for Guyana- Fmr. President Donald Ramotar

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 12:20 by Denis Chabrol Former President of Guyana, Donald Ramotar on Tuesday welcomed the judgement by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) that a parliamentary amendment of the Constitution to provide for presidential term limits is constitutional. Ramotar, who was President from 2011 to 2015, added that “I believe they had very strong ...

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Caribbean Court of Justice upholds presidential term limits

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 19:59 by Denis Chabrol The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Tuesday ruled that two-term presidential term limits  in Guyana must remain intact in keeping with a 2001 constitutional amendment, overturning decisions by the High Court and the Court of Appeal. Delivering the judgement, outgoing CCJ President Justice Denis Byron said at the ...

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Money-making opportunities to be showcased at Green Guyana Expo and Business Summit

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 7:49 by Denis Chabrol Preparations are being stepped up for the October staging of a major Green Guyana Expo and International Business Summit to be co-hosted by several government ministries, State agencies and international organizations including the Inter American Development Bank (IDB), the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and others. The two-day event to ...

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