Daily Archives: Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 23:10

ANUG questions constitutionality of James Patterson as GECOM Chairman

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 June 2019, 4:54 by Writer Even as President David Granger indicated that he would be seeking the advice of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) before naming an elections date, A New and United Guyana (ANUG) political party on Wednesday questioned whether James Patterson was actually the Chairman of the elections management authority. “If Mr. Patterson ...

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PPP not overreacting to Jordan’s non-violent “war” comments; police, ethnic relations watchdog alerted

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 21:35 by Writer People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali on Wednesday said his party was not overreacting to Finance Minister Winston Jordan’s assertion that the governing coalition was now in a period of “war” now that the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has ruled that last December’s no-confidence motion was ...

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Nagamootoo is “royalty” and the “best prime minister” – Harmon

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 October 2019, 16:34 by Writer Chairman of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), Joseph Harmon on Tuesday declared that Moses Nagamootoo is “the best prime minister”, days after the Alliance For Change (AFC) overwhelmingly endorsed party leader, Khemraj Ramjattan to be President Granger’s number two man. Addressing a government outreach at Bartica, Harmon described Nagamootoo ...

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Gov’t in defiance mode: “no registration, no election” – Jordan, Nagamootoo

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 10:37 by Writer Finance Minister, Winston Jordan indicated that regardless of the Caribbean Court of Justice’s (CCJ) ruling that the no-confidence motion was validly passed and any orders that might be issued, government will not be going to the polls with the existing voters’ list. “Notwithstanding the ruling today and not withstanding all ...

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Investors walking away from “scrap iron” sugar estates -Finance Minister

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 7:24 by Writer Finance Minister, Winston Jordan says investors have been walking away from buying any of the four shuttered sugar estates, an indication that Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo is fooling supporters that the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) will reopen them if his party wins the next general elections. “How you are going ...

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