Daily Archives: Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 23:19

OPINION: The Beasts of two nations

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 23:20 by Denis Chabrol By Paul Sanders, New York, April 2020 Take it or leave it. There is an Indian Guyana, and there is an African Guyana. And somewhere in between there’s a sort of a No Man’s Land – for the moroons. The trouble is both Indo and Afro Guyanese have serious ...

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Public Health Minister identifies Georgetown areas with COVID-19

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 21:23 by Denis Chabrol Public Health Minister, Volda Lawrence on Wednesday identified several areas of Georgetown, the epicentre of Guyana’s COVID-19 virus outbreak, where many of the positive cases live. Areas identified Kitty, Sophia, Turkeyen, Liliendaal, Cummings Lodge, Alberttown, Cummingsburg, Bourda, Lamaha Park, South Ruimveldt and Thirst Park. Latest figures show that the ...

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BREAKING: Caricom changes vote recount observer team; arrival pushed back

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 19:29 by Denis Chabrol The arrival of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) team to observe the recount of votes cast in last month’s general elections has been pushed back and the team members have been changed, multiple sources have confirmed. Sources close to team members in three of the Caribbean island nations confirmed to ...

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ExxonMobil and partners inject GYD$60 million intoo COVID-19 relief

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 16:52 by Denis Chabrol The Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Salvation Army and Rotary Guyana have received more than GY $60 million to support COVID-19 relief programmes, the partners in the Stabroek Block announced on Wednesday. ExxonMobil Guyana and the Stabroek Block co-venturers, Hess and CNOOC, are providing funds as part of the programme ...

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All four bodies in Berbice River mishap recovered

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 20:43 by Denis Chabrol The bodies of four men, who were involved in a mishap in the Berbice River, were Wednesday recovered, police said. The Guyana Police Force said that about 12:45 PM the bodies of Kidman Lindie, aged 37 years of 41 Stanleytown , New Amsterdam and Godfrey Denharte , aged 60 ...

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