Daily Archives: Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 22:33

Top AFC official frowns on PM instruction to withdraw Chronicle GM dismissal

Last Updated on Thursday, 6 June 2019, 4:43 by Writer A senior official in the leadership of the Alliance For Change (AFC) Wednesday night poured cold water on Prime Minister Nagamootoo’s instruction to the Guyana Chronicle’s Board of Directors to withdraw its decision to sack Sherod Duncan from the post of General Manager over alleged financial mismanagement. The official told ...

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Guyana rules out funding replacement ferry to Suriname

Last Updated on Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 19:48 by Writer Guyana on Wednesday ruled out funding the replacement of the ailing MV Canawaima ferry, saying the jointly-owned company with Suriname must use the money to repair the 20-year-old vessel. “There is no onus on Guyana to fund the replacement of the service either temporarily or permanently. The joint company has ...

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First Lady’s mother dies

Last Updated on Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 19:27 by Writer Edith Cecily Chan-A-Sue née Pierre, the mother of the First Lady, Sandra Granger, died this morning at the St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital, the Ministry of the Presidency announced today. Mrs. Chan-A-Sue was 94 years old. The Ministry of the Presidency mourns with the First Lady, President David Granger, their relatives ...

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GPL rolls out emergency plan to reduce blackouts

Last Updated on Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 19:15 by Writer Guyana Power and Light Inc. on Wednesday said fixing the damaged submarine cable-link between Kingston and Vreed-en-Hoop power stations will take several weeks, and so efforts are being made to boost generation capacity. Chief Executive Officer, Albert Gordon told a news conference that as part of its emergency response, the ...

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