Daily Archives: Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 23:00

“I am calling on my people to end this carnage”- PNCR Chairman Volda Lawrence… Now, your turn Irfaan Ali

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 23:02 by Denis Chabrol Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Volda Lawrence on Wednesday called on her supporters to end more than two days of violent unrest and in exchange she is calling on President Irfaan Ali to take similar action. “As a leader, we have to call a spade a ...

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Guyana asks Britain, Caribbean Regional Security System to help probe killings; international Inquiry planned

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 22:18 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali Wednesday night announced that Guyana has asked the United Kingdom (UK) and the Caribbean Regional Security System (RSS) to probe the killing of three youths over the past three days and violent unrest in West Coast Berbice that has resulted in severe injuries, robberies and damage ...

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Protesters kill man who opened fire on them- police

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 17:11 by Denis Chabrol Police say they are investigating the killing of a man after he allegedly exited his car and fired his shotgun towards a crowd of protesters at Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice. Dead is 34-year old Chatterpaul Harripaul called Roy of  Bath Settlement. The incident occurred at about 3:45 this ...

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Hindus, Muslims, Christians condemn killings…. Govt blames Granger, Harmon for worsening security situation

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 16:45 by Denis Chabrol Even as Hindu, Muslim and Christian religions condemned the killing of the  two West Berbice youths last weekend, Home Affairs Minister Robeson Benn on Wednesday blamed former President David Granger and Opposition Leader  Joseph Harmon for the increasing spread of unrest. “Unfortunately, Messrs Granger and Harmon descended on the ...

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APNU+AFC does not support “Black and Indian fighting”- Harmon

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 15:19 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon says three days of violent protests that resulted in the injury of several people and the destruction of property has nothing to do with racial intolerance. “We stand in solidarity with the people who are peacefully protesting this injustice. What we do not agree with ...

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GTT fixing Internet, telephone outage on West Demerara

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 14:35 by Denis Chabrol Technicians of the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) were Wednesday working feverishly to restore Internet, landline and mobile phone services to the West Coast Demerara, a company spokeswoman said. She said the service has been down since 8 O’clock Tuesday night. The telecommunications company said it suspects sabotage ...

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