Daily Archives: Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 22:12

Suspect in burning of police, army buildings charged

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 July 2020, 7:22 by Denis Chabrol A man, who allegedly attempted to burn down section of the Anna Regina Police Station and a Guyana Defence Force (GDF) building on the Essequibo Coast, was arraigned and granted bail totalling GYD$400,000. Twenty-four year old Keyon Davis of 60 Hibernia, Essequibo Coast was charged with setting fire ti ...

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Court of Appeal to hear recounted votes case on Saturday

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 23:30 by Denis Chabrol by Samuel Sukhnandan The Court of Appeal on Wednesday fixed an early date for the hearing of an appeal of a High Court decision that upheld that the votes from the national recount must be used to declare the results of the March, 2020 general and regional elections. The court ...

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Guyana expects thundershowers from Storm Gonzalo this weekend

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 22:19 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s weather forecasters say Tropical Gonzalo, now 1,650 kilometres off the coast of Georgetown, and is expected to bring thundershowers on Friday and  Saturday. The Hydrometeorological Service of the Ministry of Agriculture said based on current projections, including forward speed of six meters per second, the centre of this ...

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Political Scientists split on dialogue before or after declaration of results

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 15:56 by Denis Chabrol Three political scientists are split on whether A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) and the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) should hold talks before or after the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) declares a winner in the March 2, 2020 general elections. APNU+AFC on Wednesday said it was ready ...

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APNU+AFC ready to talk with political parties, insists on valid votes

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 16:23 by Denis Chabrol A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) on Wednesday publicly signaled that it is ready to hold  talks with other parties to resolve the deepening political crisis. “The APNU+AFC coalition, in the national interest, and with a view to maintain stability and peace, remains open to dialogue with ...

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