Daily Archives: Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 21:25

Two arrested for allegedly killing US-based Guyanese

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 21:25 by Denis Chabrol A United States (US)-based Guyanese was early Wednesday morning stabbed to death outside a wedding house at Corentyne and two of the three prime suspects have since been arrested, police said. Dead is 21-year old Chatterpaul Lakhan also known as Rickash. The incident occurred at Grant 1802 Crabwood Creek, ...

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Trio arrested after guns found in Festival City house- police

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 21:10 by Denis Chabrol Three men were arrested late Wednesday afternoon at a house on Unity Street, Festival City, Georgetown after two guns and ammunition were found, police said. Investigators said the guns were unlicensed. One of the men tried to escape but was “pursued and apprehended”. The Guyana Police Force said  a ...

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ExxonMobil, EPA “close” to agreeing to $2 billion environmental assurance

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 20:47 by Denis Chabrol ExxonMobil’s controlled Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL) on Wednesday said it was very close to reaching agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on a US$2 billion assurance to help fund a clean-up should there be an oil spill. EEPGL’s Vice President and Business Services  Manager, Phillip ...

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Former Police Service Commission Chairman can challenge suspension; Attorney General appeals “unlawful, unconstitutional” decision

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 19:50 by Denis Chabrol The High Court on Wednesday afternoon ruled that now former Chairman of the Police Service Commission Paul Slowe can challenge the suspension of himself and the other then commissioners by President Irfaan Ali. But Attorney General Anil Nandlall hours later filed a notice of appeal saying that the Judge’s ...

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OPINION: Putin and Ukraine come to Guyana

Last Updated on Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 7:57 by Denis Chabrol By GHK Lall The war in Ukraine has now arrived in Guyana.  In days ahead, I believe that more of its effects and the surrounding visions generated will visit this land, and have several impacts on it.  They are all negative for the Guyanese people, and I start with ...

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