Daily Archives: Monday, 27 September 2021, 13:04

ExxonMobil added as defendant in High Court case calling for closure of Guyana operations

Last Updated on Monday, 27 September 2021, 13:04 by Denis Chabrol ExxonMobil’s local subsidiary was Monday added as a defendant in a case brought by two Guyanese who are asking the Guyana High Court to order the closure of that American supermajor’s operations here because of its impact on the environment. Justice Frank Holder, after hearing submissions by lawyers for ...

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ANUG recommends public judicial inquiry into police shooting death of Boston

Last Updated on Monday, 27 September 2021, 12:33 by Denis Chabrol A New and United Guyana (ANUG) political party is recommending that a coroner’s inquest be held into the police shooting death of an Essequibo Coast businessman earlier this month. That party says if that judicial inquiry finds the policeman culpable for the death of 29-year old Orin Boston on ...

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Region Nine leaders lobby government for swift reopening of Port Lethem

Last Updated on Monday, 27 September 2021, 12:25 by Denis Chabrol In the face of a gripping shortage of basic consumer items, the Region Nine (Upper Takatu- Upper Essequibo) administration and the Lethem Town Council have lobbied government to reopen the border to cargo and limited passenger traffic from October 1. In the letter dispatched to Prime Minister Mark Phillips ...

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