Daily Archives: Friday, 21 May 2021, 17:19

Police Service Commission Chairman denies fraud, sexual assault allegations

Last Updated on Friday, 21 May 2021, 17:19 by Denis Chabrol Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Retired Assistant Police Commissioner Paul Slowe on Friday denied that he conspired with others to defraud the Guyana Police Force of GYD$10 million and that he sexually assaulted a female police officer. Through his Attorney-at-Law, Selwyn Pieters, Mr. Slowe also indicated that he ...

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Schools poised to reopen from September- Education Minister

Last Updated on Friday, 21 May 2021, 16:36 by Denis Chabrol Minister of Education Priya Manickchand on Friday announced that all schools would be reopened for face-to-face classes from September because vaccines are now available to prevent people from getting very sick or dying from the coronavirus, COVID-19. “If persons are responsible and getting vaccinated and utilising the only scientific ...

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Draft revised election law to be circulated for comment

Last Updated on Friday, 21 May 2021, 14:44 by Denis Chabrol Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo said the major opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) would be given two opportunities to examine a draft revision of a key election law. He announced that the draft amended Representation of the People Act would by the end of June, 2021 ...

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BREAKING:Settlements reached with Cevon’s, Car Care, Courtney Benn

Last Updated on Friday, 21 May 2021, 13:57 by Denis Chabrol Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo on Friday announced that government has reached settlements with three City businessmen concerning land sales under the previous APNU+AFC government. He said agreements have been struck with Car Care, Cevon’s Waste Management and Courtney Benn Construction. “We don’t want to penalise unsuspecting businessmen,” he told ...

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453 kilos of cocaine found aboard illegal plane at Orealla

Last Updated on Friday, 21 May 2021, 7:20 by Denis Chabrol Police say 453 kilogrammes have been found aboard a plane that crash-landed on an earthen trail at Orealla, Upper Corentyne River, police said. “Two male foreign nationals, suspected to be Brazilians, who were in the vicinity were arrested by the Divisional ranks and an initial search of the aircraft ...

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