Daily Archives: Thursday, 28 June 2018, 20:03

OPINION: Charles Ramson, Jr. for president, not just yet

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2018, 20:07 by Denis Chabrol by GHK Lall Charles Ramson, Jr. for president has a new and different sound with a fresh appealing flavor to it.  This comes out of the blue and could pose a migraine for the PPP’s brain trust; and the party’s electoral base as well, long committed and intertwined with ...

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Public Health Ministry to stop renting controversial Sussex Street bond by year-end

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2018, 19:48 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Public Health will stop the rental of drug bonds, in particular, one at Sussex Street, Charlestown by the end of the year, government said Thursday. Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence reminded the media that during the examination of Budget Estimates in 2017, she had indicated ...

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Former Guyanese politician convicted of terrorism plot dies in US prison

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2018, 19:26 by Denis Chabrol Abdul Kadir, a former People’s National Congress (PNC) parliamentarian and former Mayor of Linden,  died in a United States (US) prison, eight years after he was convicted on terrorism charges. He was 66 years old. Relatives confirmed that Kadir  died at Thursday morning at a prison medical facility after ...

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Jagdeo frowns on public electioneering for PPP presidential candidacy; says Ramson’s approach is a “departure”

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2018, 20:05 by Denis Chabrol General Secretary of the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday said Charles Ramson’s Jr. public declaration in the media that he was ready to be his party’s presidential candidate was abnormal. “We have a a way of approaching these matters. This is a departure from that ...

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Appeal Court sends oil licence case back to High Court

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 June 2018, 11:38 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s  Court of Appeal has sent the Ramon Gaskin vs the Ministry of Natural Resources case back to the High Court for a Full Court hearing because it said it was hearing arguments that were never brought before Justice Holder. Gaskin is contending that Exxon’s partners in the Liza ...

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