Daily Archives: Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 22:54

2022 National Budget not for “big boys” – Minister Indar

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 22:58 by Denis Chabrol Public Works Minister Deodat Indar on Wednesday rejected claims by the opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) that the 2022 national budget is for big business, saying that the aim is to generate revenue and create. He made known his position three days after opposition coalition ...

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APNU+AFC’s Nicolette Henry bows out as Parliamentarian

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 16:06 by Denis Chabrol Shadow Education Minister Dr Nicolette Henry this afternoon confirmed that she will no longer be a member of Parliament, possibly paving the way for People’s National Congress Reform Leader Aubrey Norton to emerge as a parliamentarian and Opposition Leader. “This is my final budget presentation in this Honourable House,” ...

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Surinamese man held with guns, ammo at ‘back track’- CANU

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 11:32 by Denis Chabrol A Surinamese man was Wednesday in police custody after he was arrested allegedly with two shotguns and ammunition at the ‘back track’ area at Springlands, Berbice, the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) said. CANU said that 38-year old Benjamin Juda Ibrahim Koningferander was arrested during an operation by the Joint ...

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Gold miner dies in Middle Mazaruni River

Last Updated on Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 9:12 by Denis Chabrol Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a gold miner in the Middle Mazaruni River, amid claims that the canoe went down with him and a co-worker. Dead is gold miner, 19-year old Renaldo Rampersaud. The Guyana Police Force said he drowned at about 4 PM Tuesday ...

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