Daily Archives: Monday, 6 September 2021, 14:41

Draft electoral reforms with PPP executive

Last Updated on Monday, 6 September 2021, 14:41 by Denis Chabrol Draft legislation for the reform of Guyana’s electoral machinery is with the executive of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), but there is no immediate time-frame when it would be circulated for public consultation, Attorney General Anil Nandlall said Monday. “It is with the party leadership and I suppose after ...

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President scolds police force over “misuse”, “reckless” driving of vehicles; 50 new pickups handed over

Last Updated on Monday, 6 September 2021, 14:00 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Monday scolded the Guyana Police Force for doing a poor job in maintaining its fleet of vehicles, in an address at the handing over of a fleet of 50 new pickups worth more than GY$200 million. “I want to be frank with you. We support ...

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Anglican priest Derek Goodrich dies

Last Updated on Monday, 6 September 2021, 8:34 by Denis Chabrol Well-known Anglican priest, Father Derek Goodrich died Monday morning in England. He was 94 years old. He was Dean-Emeritus of St. George’s Cathedral, and recipient of the Golden Arrow of Achievement. In his autobiography Derek writes that, among other things, he baptised over three thousand, presented three thousand eight ...

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Businesses begin enforcing no entry to unvaccinated persons

Last Updated on Monday, 6 September 2021, 8:28 by Denis Chabrol Businesses in Guyana are from  Monday asking customers for vaccination cards or negative PCR tests, in keeping with the government’s latest measures. Republic Bank (Guyana) says it will “enforce” the new measures. This means that those customers who are not vaccinated, must make an appointment to see a Republic ...

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