Daily Archives: Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 17:37

PPP pushes for GECOM recount after High Court says cannot hear two cases

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 20:44 by Writer The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) on Tuesday appeared poised for a renewed push for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to recount all the votes cast in general and regional elections on March 2, 2020, with the High Court ruling that it cannot legally hear two cases. Attorney-at-Law, Anil Nandlall said ...

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High Court cannot hear Jagdeo case to scrap Region Four election results

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 20:36 by Writer High Court Judge, Franklin Holder Tuesday afternoon ruled that he does not have jurisdiction to hear an application by Bharrat Jagdeo to set aside the declared results for Region Four. Holder says that’s a matter for an Elections Petition and he dismissed the case accordingly. The controversial results declared by ...

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Guyana’s COVID-19 claims another life, more persons test positive

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 14:29 by Writer Guyana now has now recorded two deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus and the number of confirmed cases now stands at 12, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Karen Gordon-Boyle said Tuesday. Delivering the Public Health Ministry’s daily update, she said statistics on confirmed cases available up to Monday afternoon showed an ...

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BREAKING: High Court does not have jurisdiction to hear APNU+AFC candidate’s judicial review on GECOM’s decision to recount votes

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 12:44 by Denis Chabrol The Full Court of the High Court on Tuesday ruled that the High Court does not hear a judicial review of the Guyana Elections Commission’s (GECOM) decision to order a recount of votes cast in the March 2, 2020, general elections. Chief Justice Roxane George-Wiltshire and Justice Naresh Harnanan ...

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