Daily Archives: Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 21:06

Bartica-based CT scanner to help with quick diagnosis in five regions

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 21:56 by Writer Residents of Bartica and by extension Region 7 and other nearby regions can now breathe a sigh of relief knowing that a computerized tomography (CT) scanner will soon be operationalized. After the complete installation of the CT scan at the Bartica Regional Hospital, persons in need of scans from Regions ...

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Bartica gets GYD$11 million locally-made water ambulance

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 21:48 by Writer The Region 7 community of Bartica on Thursday received a newly commissioned locally-made water ambulance. Built by Guyanese contractor, Sunrise Marine Incorporated, the emergency water transport was handed over to the town by Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence. The approximately GYD$11 million water ambulance is equipped with all that is ...

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‘Son’ arrested for killing of GDF officer

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 21:30 by Writer The man, who allegedly stabbed and killed a Guyana Defence Force (GDF) soldier, on Wednesday surrendered to police in the company of his lawyer, the police force said. The man, only known as ‘Son’, walked into the Whim Police Station in the company of Attorney-at-Law Chandra Sohan. Guyana Defence Force ...

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Tough time for gov’t to prove 34 votes needed for no-confidence motion – Attorney-at-law; Norwegian political scientist also says it’s 33

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 January 2019, 5:51 by Writer As legal and procedural uncertainty surrounds whether the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP)-sponsored no-confidence motion was passed, a Norwegian Political Scientist is the latest expert to point out that the motion secured 33 votes – an “absolute majority” of the 65 seats in the House. Attorney General Basil Williams has ...

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OPINION: Half+One: Guyana’s Constitutional Crisis

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 20:08 by Writer by Vivian Williams LLM Has the government of Guyana fallen or has it not? The chant from government supporters is “let the court decide” and retort from opponents is that the legal argument relied on are simply “foolish”. The law is often referred to as an ass when legal outcomes ...

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