Daily Archives: Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 16:34

CCJ to give decision next week Wednesday on PPP’s election appeal

Last Updated on Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 17:04 by Denis Chabrol Lawyers for the People’s Progressive Party and a supporter of A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) on Wednesday laid out their arguments on whether the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ has jurisdiction to hear an appeal of a Guyana Court of Appeal decision on the question of ...

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GDF will support democratically elected govt

Last Updated on Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 16:18 by Denis Chabrol The newly-appointed Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Brigadier Godfrey Bess on Wednesday said the military would support the government once it is elected constitutionally. “We are trained to support the democratically elected government of the day based on our constitution and that we will continue to do,” ...

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CCJ judges raise key questions at Jagdeo-Ally “valid votes” appeal

Last Updated on Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 11:02 by Denis Chabrol Two judges of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Wednesday morning raised questions about whether Guyana’s constitution and election law can be amended by subsidiary legislation. CCJ President , Justice Adrian Saunders posed the question to Attorney-at-Law John Jeremie, for the respondent Eslyn David. “Does that sound right ...

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Brazilian mine worker crushed to death in underground tunnel

Last Updated on Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 7:45 by Denis Chabrol A Brazilian man has died in a gold mining tunnel at Puruni where a huge rock smashed his head. Police identified him as 55-year old Jose Cicero Ferreira Perera called “Garapal”. He was a Maintenance worker employed with Hard Rock Mining Company, Puruni Mines. Investigators were told that he ...

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