Daily Archives: Monday, 9 December 2019, 21:19

APNU+AFC seeks to link US State Department official to PPP image makeover firm

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 17:46 by Writer The governing coalition of A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) Monday night slammed a United States (US) State Department Advisor on Latin America and Caribbean Affairs, Dr. Robert Ellis for predicting a “likely” People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) victory at the next elections, by seeking to link him ...

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Guyana about to begin remapping for better land use, management

Last Updated on Monday, 9 December 2019, 20:52 by Writer The Guyana government will shortly begin remapping the country for the first time in 50 years to give prospective and current land users a better idea of location, resources and features, officials said. Commissioner of the Guyana Lands and Survey Commission (GLSC), Trevor Benn says an US$18 million project was ...

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Four fired in Lands and Surveys crackdown on corruption

Last Updated on Monday, 9 December 2019, 20:29 by Writer Four employees of the Guyana Lands and Survey Commission (GLSC) were dismissed this year for corrupt practices, a senior official of that semi-autonomous state agency said Monday. GLSC Human Resources Manager, Shonda James-Williams says the employees were fired because they had privately collected monies and promised to issue lands to ...

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Civil society should craft own oil and gas elections manifesto for political parties to endorse

Last Updated on Monday, 9 December 2019, 20:20 by Writer Civil Society is being encouraged to formulate its own oil and gas manifesto for the upcoming general elections and give to the political parties to implement. This idea is being floated by the Policy Forum Guyana, an organisation that focuses on accountability and transparency issues related to natural resources, climate ...

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