Daily Archives: Saturday, 11 January 2020, 22:01

Prominent Guyanese surgeon Dr Bud Lee dies

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 January 2020, 9:58 by Denis Chabrol Prominent and highly-respected Guyanese surgeon, Dr. Wallace Irving ‘Bud’ Lee died Saturday at Woodlands Hospital which he co-founded, the Head of the Guyana Medical Council Dr. Navin Rambarran confirmed. Dr Lee was 87 years old. His passing has plunged the medical fraternity into mourning. Dr. Madan Rambarran, who was ...

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EU, UK, US call for “mature election campaign” after “smooth and efficient” Nominations Day

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2020, 16:10 by Writer The European Union (EU) , United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) on Saturday said after a “smooth and efficient” Nominations Day on Friday, it is now time for a hassle-free election campaign towards polling day on March 2, 2020. “We also urge all parties to promote and support ...

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OPINION: These seasonal insults to the Guyanese voter must cease

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 17:16 by Writer BY GHK Lall Now that Nominations Day has come and gone, there was little by way of surprises. I observed the usual, which has characterized elections farces in this country, forever it seems. I expand on some thoughts and share for the public to ponder. Something is wrong with the ...

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Four arrested for Essequibo Coast “Papersman” killing

Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2020, 10:58 by Writer Police say they have arrested four persons as they probe the killing of newspaper vendor, Shawn “Papersman” Mannilall. Investigators said the 48-year-old businessman of Parcel 61, Queenstown, Essequibo Coast, was shot dead by one of two armed bandits at about 8 o’clock Friday night, January 10, 2020 at his home. ...

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