Daily Archives: Sunday, 13 January 2019, 17:12

Charrandass Persaud willing to take lie detector test on no-confidence ‘Yes’ vote; admits negotiating gold purchase

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 December 2019, 13:35 by Writer Former government parliamentarian Charrandass Persaud, who voted for an opposition-sponsored no-confidence motion that has triggered steps for early general elections, has admitted that he had been in contact with gold dealers, but said he is willing to take a lie detector test to prove that he never sold his ‘Yes’ ...

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Marijuana, hemp decriminalisation on Guyana’s election agenda

Last Updated on Sunday, 13 January 2019, 16:40 by Writer A day after the Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) promised to decriminalise cultivation of marijuana and hemp, Guyanese police announced in a statement they destroyed another marijuana farm. The latest marijuana cultivation destruction also prompted criticism by a government spokesman in his personal capacity. “On the one hand small farmers ...

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