Daily Archives: Saturday, 28 November 2020, 19:16

Home Ministry goes after “rogue” law enforcers

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 November 2020, 19:16 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Home Affairs has vowed to root out rogue members of law enforcement agencies, in the wake of an almost 1 kilogramme marijuana bust at the Lusignan Prison. Prison Officer Quincy Jemmott is on GYD$150,000 bail. He pleaded not guilty to the charge of trafficking in marijuana. ...

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CGX pushes back drilling by yet another year due to COVID

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 November 2020, 19:12 by Denis Chabrol The Canadian oil exploration company, CGX Energy, and its fellow Canadian joint venture partner, Frontera, have decided to postpone exploration work in the Corentyne Block until next year. Frontera-CGX had set itself November 27, 2020 to drill the next well at Utakwaaka well on the Corentyne block which is ...

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More than 20 Haitians ask High Court to release them from police custody

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 November 2020, 18:59 by Denis Chabrol At least 23 Haitians are asking the High Court to order that they be released from police custody. The court is expected to decide their fate by December 3, 2020 after receiving further submissions based on questions asked at Friday’s hearing. The Attorney General’s Chambers did not immediately comment ...

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