Daily Archives: Sunday, 24 March 2019, 22:12

PPP to boycott parliamentary sittings until CCJ ruling on no-confidence case

Last Updated on Monday, 25 March 2019, 5:11 by Writer The opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on Sunday announced that it would be boycotting parliamentary sittings until the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) rules on whether the no-confidence motion was validly passed by Guyana’s National Assembly. “The General Secretary of the PPP wishes to place on record that the People’ ...

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Transparency Institute assails politicians, justice system for low marks on corruption, transparency, public confidence

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 March 2019, 18:17 by Writer President of the Transparency Institute of Guyana Inc. (TIGI), Dr. Troy Thomas wants asset declarations by the President and Opposition Leader to the Integrity Commission to be published. “We have discussed at some point that at least the declarations by the President and the Leader of the Opposition should be ...

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Dual citizens should resign – Ramjattan; gov’t should take the lead – Edghill

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 March 2019, 17:45 by Writer Chairman of the Alliance For Change (AFC), Khemraj Ramjattan prefers dual citizens to resign in keeping with decisions by Guyana’s Court of Appeal that they ought not to have been there in the first place, and People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) parliamentarian Juan Edghill hopes the government will first replace ...

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OPINION: Where to after the CCJ? Especially for the losing

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 March 2019, 11:25 by Writer by GHK Lall There is an anticlimactic feel to the court decision(s). Now there is breathing space for re-strategizing and repositioning, and none more so than for an opposition, which prematurely overreached. Oil does make for madness. Also, GECOM gets some much-needed space to operate; and a government with a ...

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Igloo ice cream outlet launched in Georgetown

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 March 2019, 11:13 by Writer by Gwen Evelyn GEORGETOWN, Guyana – March 13, 2019 — Local ice cream pioneer, Sterling Products Ltd. (SPL) has opened a new outlet to make its premium Igloo Ice Cream available to customers near Stabroek Market Square in the heart of Georgetown. The new outlet launched on March 1 is ...

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The hot sauce lady who did not give up

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 March 2019, 11:14 by Writer by Gwen Evelyn GEORGETOWN, Guyana – March 19, 2019 — Not all problems have solutions, but thankfully some do. Think of this. You hurriedly prepare a meal and before you turn off the stove, you know it won’t make the grade. A vision of long faces around your dining table ...

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