Daily Archives: Monday, 2 August 2021, 22:38

“I am prepared to meet with President Ali” to discuss Chancellor, Chief Justice appointments– Harmon

Last Updated on Monday, 2 August 2021, 22:38 by Denis Chabrol Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon on Monday said he was prepared to hold constitutionally required consultations with President Irfaan Ali on the appointment of a substantive Chancellor of the Judiciary and Chief Justice. “I wish to categorically state, once again, that I am ready, willing and able to engage in ...

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Islamic community endorses President Ali’s performance

Last Updated on Monday, 2 August 2021, 16:52 by Denis Chabrol The Central Islamic Organisation of Guyana (CIOG) on Monday gave a ringing endorsement of President Ali’s performance on the occasion of his one year in office and criticised the opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) for attempting to hold on to power. “The CIOG reiterates its ...

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Three arrested for theft from six relatives at wedding house

Last Updated on Monday, 2 August 2021, 16:14 by Denis Chabrol More than $900,000 worth of cellular phones and cash have been stolen from six relatives who were staying at a wedding house at La Union, West Coast Demerara on Sunday, August 1, the Guyana Police Force said. Police say two men and a woman have since been arrested, after ...

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Confirmation of Chancellor, Chief Justice hinged on Harmon recognising govt- Ali

Last Updated on Monday, 2 August 2021, 14:01 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Monday said that the confirmation of the Chancellor and the Chief Justice depends on the Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon recognising his government as legitimate. “I am sure Harmon definitively knows who also is the Leader of the Opposition and who is the President so the ...

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Public servants to get ‘back-pay’ salary increases

Last Updated on Monday, 2 August 2021, 13:21 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali  on Monday  announced that public servants would before year-end get retroactive salary increases, even as threw a cloud of uncertainty over the possibility of negotiations with the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU). “Let me assure you that the public servants will receive salary increases before the ...

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OPINION: President Ali’s first year performance using six areas of importance

BY GHK LALL As we approach the one-year milepost of His Excellency, President Dr. Mohamed Irfan Ali’s installation in office, I cut through the national forest of political propaganda and PR fluff, and measure the record of the man and leader using six yardsticks.  In no particular order, they are: unity, transparency, accountability, economy, COVID-19 credibility, and floodwater gravity.  The ...

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