Daily Archives: Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 17:39

Letter from Sarah-Ann to Guyanese — American Ambassador

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 17:39 by Denis Chabrol To the people of Guyana, I write to you today to thank you for hosting U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo last week. Guyanese hospitality was evident throughout this historic visit in the form of flags, billboards and friendly hellos. The visit was significant not just because Secretary Pompeo ...

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Opposition MP, Speaker, Agriculture Minister clash over GUYSUCO’s cost of sugar production

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 16:56 by Denis Chabrol Despite intense pressure from opposition coalition parliamentarian Jermaine Figueira to disclose the cost of producing one ton of sugar to justify the spending of GYD$3 billion on reopening several sugar estates that had been shuttered by the David Granger-led administration, Agriculture Minister Zulficar Mustapha on Tuesday maintained that the ...

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140 Lusignan Prison inmates infected with COVID-19, several moved to Madewini isolation facility

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 12:41 by Denis Chabrol The Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn says 140 prisoners of the Lusignan Prison are infected with the coronavirus and 80 of them have since been sent to a new isolation facility at Madewini, Soesdyke Highway. He said the 80 were moved under tight security from the Guyana Prison ...

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