Daily Archives: Friday, 20 September 2019, 22:25

AFC, WPA divided on asking PPP for parliamentary extension

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 September 2019, 9:02 by Writer The Alliance For Change (AFC) and the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) were Friday divided on whether overtures should be made to the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) to extend the life of the government now that the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) says it will be ready to conduct elections any ...

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Private sector organisation apologises to President for “unruly” protest; Juan Edghill labels Granger “petty”

Last Updated on Friday, 20 September 2019, 20:11 by Writer The Guyana Manufacturers and Services Association (GMSA) on Friday apologised to President David Granger for the “bad manners” protest by opposition People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) supporters while he was addressing that business organisation’s luncheon. “Our Executive Board wishes to express its sincerest apology to you for the distressing public ...

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Jagdeo, Irfaan Ali sought to “incite violence”against President Granger, ministers; “hooliganism and thuggery” will not be tolerated – President’s office

Last Updated on Friday, 20 September 2019, 12:13 by Writer The Ministry of the Presidency on Friday accused Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo and People’s Progressive Party (PPP) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali of inciting violence against President David Granger and government ministers, actions the government deemed as intolerable “hooliganism and thuggery”. “Peaceful and civilised protest action is common in any democracy, ...

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