Daily Archives: Friday, 5 March 2021, 21:04

PNCR’s Region 10 Chairman labels resigned Lennox Gasper a “political opportunist”

Last Updated on Friday, 5 March 2021, 21:04 by Denis Chabrol The  Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) in Region 10, Jermaine Figueira on Friday poured scorn on his former party colleague, Lennox Gasper, who resigned over concerns about that party’s style and track record in looking after the welfare of Lindeners and other residents in the region. ...

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Build State-owned shorebases in Berbice, Essequibo after land-use policy for oil sector – APNU+AFC

Last Updated on Friday, 5 March 2021, 20:23 by Denis Chabrol The opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) wants the National Assembly to approve a motion for future oil and gas shorebases to be State-owned and that they be located in Berbice and Essequibo. “Be it further resolved that the Government inform ExxonMobil and all other Oil ...

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Mother, suspected handler charged with marijuana trafficking

Last Updated on Friday, 5 March 2021, 16:51 by Denis Chabrol A mother of three and her suspected handler were Friday remanded for allegedly trafficking in 45 kilograms or marijuana, the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) said. Veerasammy Armogan called Vishal of 1779 Crabwood Creek Corentyne, Berbice and Alma John of 68 Glasgow Village, East Bank Berbice were today remanded by ...

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Opposition Leader says ready to talk with President, side-steps call for recognising gov’t

Last Updated on Friday, 5 March 2021, 16:33 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon  on Friday categorically stated that he is ready to meet with President Irfaan Ali but stayed clear of directly saying whether he would explicitly recognise the administration and the presidency as precondition for talks. “I have stated from the outset and I reaffirm now, once ...

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Linden PNCR member resigns from party, denies being bought out by PPP

Last Updated on Friday, 5 March 2021, 14:35 by Denis Chabrol Linden town councillor, Lennox Gasper has resigned from the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR),  saying that he reached his limit of tolerance with the party after this week’s performance by the opposition in the National Assembly a day earlier. “Not surprisingly and true to form, even as the country ...

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