Daily Archives: Saturday, 25 December 2021, 14:57

Former University of Guyana Deputy Vice Chancellor dies

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 December 2021, 6:55 by Writer Former University of Guyana Vice Chancellor, Professor Professor Joycelynne Eleanor Loncke died on Saturday at the St Joseph’s Mercy Hospital. The PNCR provided no details about the circumstances of her passing, but hailed her contribution to the fields of education and music. Dr. Loncke was the last surviving child of ...

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PNCR to target non-traditional supporters- Norton

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 December 2021, 14:18 by Denis Chabrol People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) Leader, Aubrey Norton said his party was gearing up to woo support from Indo-Guyanese and Amerindians to his traditionally mainly Afro-Guyanese political party. He told Demerara Waves Online News/ News-Talk Radio Guyana 103. 1 FM that as part of his party mass organisation campaign, ...

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Beharry Group’s bodyguard shot dead; gun, ammo, jewellery stolen

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 December 2021, 13:33 by Denis Chabrol A Beharry Group of Companies Training Officer, who is also bodyguard, was Friday night shot dead in Albouystown, Georgetown and his service handgun and jewellery were stolen, police. Dead is 36-year old Garfield Newton who lived on 545 Mandela Avenue, Georgetown. The martial arts community was almost immediately plunged ...

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Policies to be crafted to cushion impact of rising global prices- President Ali

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 December 2021, 11:45 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Saturday- Christmas Day- said government would be working out policies to ease the impact of  rising global prices as a result of a slowdown in supply chain operations because of the coronavirus pandemic. “The outlook for 2022 is exciting but will not be without challenges ...

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Govt minister calls judges “PNC activists” amid condemnation

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 December 2021, 11:21 by Denis Chabrol Local Government Minister Nigel Dharamlall continues to criticise Chancellor of the Judiciary, Yonette Cummings and Justice of Appeal Dawn Gregory after they ruled that the Guyana Court of Appeal could hear an appeal on the dismissal of an opposition election petition. Mr. Dharamlall’s latest criticism of the Justices of ...

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