Daily Archives: Tuesday, 28 December 2021, 15:25

President, civil society in tussle over new Natural Resource Fund legislation

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 December 2021, 15:32 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali and at least three civil society organisations are at odds over provisions of the new Natural Resources Fund legislation ahead of its parliamentary debate on Thursday. The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC), Transparency Institute of Guyana Inc. (TIGI) and Article 13,the Civil Society Group formed to ...

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Harmon says PNCR elections do not justify him being removed as Opposition Leader

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 December 2021, 13:25 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s Opposition Leader, Mr. Joseph Harmon on Tuesday sought to justify why he should remain in that post, saying that represents a larger block of more than 200,000 Guyanese voters instead of just over 1,000 delegates who voted at the party’s recent internal elections. “The Leader of the Opposition ...

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Former Finance Minister on $3 million bail

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 December 2021, 10:44 by Denis Chabrol Former Finance Minister Winston Jordan was today granted $3 million bail on a charge of misconduct in public office related to the sale of a wharf to BK Marine. Chief Magistrate, Ann Mc Lennan ordered that Mr Jordan return to court on January 14, 2022. The Prosecution’s case is ...

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