Daily Archives: Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 17:12

Several reasons surface for Deputy Chief Elections Officer’s arrest, detention

Last Updated on Friday, 9 October 2020, 22:03 by Writer At least three reasons were Wednesday cited by her lawyers and police for the arrest and detention of Deputy Chief Elections Officer Roxanne Myers, after the Guyana Police Force disputed an account by one of her lawyers for locking her up overnight Tuesday. Attorney-at-Law Nigel Hughes said he was standing ...

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Former PNCR leader hospitalised with COVID-19

Last Updated on Friday, 9 October 2020, 22:08 by Writer Former leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) Robert Corbin has been hospitalised with the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, well-placed sources said. The sources said he was admitted on Tuesday and his condition is listed as stable. He is warded at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Liliendaal, Greater Georgetown. He is ...

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Investigation into alleged electoral fraud politically motivated, as Deputy Chief Elections Officer remains in custody – pro-coalition Elections Commissioner

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 16:18 by Denis Chabrol Pro A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) Elections Commissioner, Vincent Alexander said he and his two colleague opposition commissioners have not been contacted by police as part of an investigation into alleged electoral fraud, a clear indication of a politically motivated probe. Speaking outside the Beterverwagting Police ...

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Govt, GPSU agree to suspend nurses’ industrial unrest

Last Updated on Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 12:42 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) and the Guyana government on Wednesday agreed to suspend industrial unrest by nurses to pave the way for negotiations between the two sides over the next two weeks, according to well-placed sources. The agreement was inked by GPSU Vice President Dawn Gardener and ...

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