Daily Archives: Friday, 6 September 2019, 19:05

Crime Chief cleared of criminal conduct – Police Commissioner

Last Updated on Friday, 6 September 2019, 22:26 by Writer Deputy Police Commissioner, Lyndon Alves has been cleared of any criminal offence, but Police Commissioner Leslie James suggested that his resumption of duty would depend on clearing up of some administrative matters. “He has been cleared of any criminal conduct,” James told reporters. Pressed on when Alves would be back ...

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Chief Elections Officer says elections possible in March; PPP demands polls in November

Last Updated on Friday, 6 September 2019, 22:19 by Writer The Chief Elections Officer and team on Friday told the seven-member Guyana Elections Commission that the earliest the machinery can be ready for general elections is next year March. The government-nominated elections commissioners appear not to be challenging that timeframe. Vincent Alexander, one of the three government-nominated election commissioners says ...

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Venezuelan prosecutors to charge Juan Guaido for high treason over relinquishing Essequibo claim

Last Updated on Friday, 6 September 2019, 16:19 by Writer Reproduced from AFP Venezuelan prosecutors said Friday they would charge opposition leader Juan Guaido with “high treason” for planning to renounce the country’s claim to a disputed border area controlled by Guyana. Guaido, the National Assembly speaker who is recognized as interim president by more than 50 countries, is being ...

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SARA official immigration meeting with non-nationals in “personal capacity” – Harmon

Last Updated on Friday, 6 September 2019, 13:45 by Writer The Deputy Director of the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA) Aubrey Heath-Retemyer participated in a meeting with foreigners in his “personal capacity”, Director-General of the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon said Friday. “Mr. Retemyer is not an officer in the Department of Citizenship. What he has been doing is ...

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Roger Khan misses anticipated deportation

Last Updated on Friday, 6 September 2019, 7:52 by Writer Convicted Guyanese drug lord, Shaheed ‘Roger’ Khan late Thursday night was a no-show in Guyana although he had been due to be deported by the United States (US) to his home-country. There appeared to be very low-level security at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) that seemed to suggest that ...

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