Daily Archives: Thursday, 30 July 2020, 22:02

US slaps travel restrictions on more Guyanese officials over vote recount refusal

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 July 2020, 22:02 by Denis Chabrol The United States (US) on Thursday announced more visa sanctions for officials in Guyana who are “undermining democracy.” Acting Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of Western Affairs of the US State Department Mr.Michael Kozak made the announcement during a teleconference and via a tweet. This was confirmed by a repost of ...

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Court of Appeal upholds High Court decision on use of recount votes

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 July 2020, 15:04 by Denis Chabrol   By Samuel Sukhnandan The Court of Appeal on Thursday by a unanimous decision upheld an earlier ruling that votes from the national recount of ballots must be used to declare the results of the March, 2020 general and regional elections in Guyana. It dismissed the appeal filed by A Partnership for ...

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President will accept GECOM’s declaration without condition

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 July 2020, 11:39 by Denis Chabrol President David Granger on Thursday said he would accept a declaration by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) even if it includes votes that his party regards as invalid. “With respect, my statements on compliance with the declaration wasnt conditional. I didn’t say if the rain is falling or the ...

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