Daily Archives: Sunday, 12 January 2020, 22:11

PPPC’s Mark Phillips, APNU+AFC’s Winston Jordan differ on bonus for joint services

Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2020, 6:52 by Writer Former Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips on Sunday night promised police and soldiers that they would once again get their one-month tax-free bonus salary and a well-equipped police force to fight crime if the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) wins the March ...

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PPP’s Mark Phillips slams Joseph Harmon over racial remark

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 January 2020, 21:34 by Writer The prime ministerial candidate for the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips on Sunday fired back at General Secretary of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), Joseph Harmon for suggesting he is a token Black because he is on the PPP’s slate. Addressing thousands of supporters at a ...

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Nigel Hinds withdraws as Change Guyana candidate because he needs his US citizenship for medical reasons

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 January 2020, 19:50 by Writer Nigel Hinds on Sunday announced his withdrawal as a candidate for Change Guyana because he is not prepared to give up his American citizenship due to a health condition. Noting that Guyana’s constitution prohibits dual citizens from contesting general and regional elections, he said he needs to seek further medical ...

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Political party threatens land occupation in Region 4

Last Updated on Sunday, 12 January 2020, 10:10 by Writer The Organisation for the Victory of the People (OVP) political party hopes to take control of the Region 4 (Demerara-Mahaica) council in the hope of securing land distribution or it would urge Guyanese to occupy lands. Presidential candidate, Gerry Perreira told reporters on Nominations Day said if his party gains ...

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