Daily Archives: Monday, 28 February 2022, 21:44

ExxonMobil denies agreeing to US$2.5 billion insurance; former EPA Chief suggests company is lying

Last Updated on Monday, 28 February 2022, 21:44 by Denis Chabrol ExxonMobil Guyana on Monday denied obtaining a US$2.5 billion insurance to cover the clean-up of the environment due to an oil spill or any other occurrence but former Executive Director of the Environmental Protection  Agency (EPA), Dr. Vincent Adams hours later insisted that such coverage had been obtained during ...

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Policeman to be charged with causing death of couple in Mahaica Bridge crash

Last Updated on Monday, 28 February 2022, 16:52 by Denis Chabrol The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has recommended that a policeman be charged with causing the death of a man and his girlfriend by dangerous driving. The horrific accident occurred during a high-speed chase that ended on the Mahaica Bridge when the police pick-up slammed into the car and ...

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Civilian accuses Bartica traffic policemen of assault, threats

Last Updated on Monday, 28 February 2022, 16:46 by Denis Chabrol A civilian is alleging that he has been beaten and threatened by police during a traffic stop. The man, named Christopher Creighton, of Bartica has released a video on Facebook showing what appears to be part of an account of what transpired. In the video a man is heard ...

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Guyana embarks on targeted campaign to counter vaccine hesitancy

Last Updated on Monday, 28 February 2022, 14:29 by Denis Chabrol Guyana, with international assistance, on Monday launched a campaign to counter pockets of hesitancy in taking COVID-19 vaccines because the fight against the potentially deadly virus is not over. Health workers are being trained by providing information and knowledge about the vaccines so that they could return to communities ...

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