Daily Archives: Thursday, 7 April 2022, 22:32

CARICOM evenly split on Russia’s suspension from UN Human Rights Council

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 April 2022, 22:38 by Denis Chabrol Guyana is among seven Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member-states that abstained from a vote at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday for the suspension of Russia from the United Nations Human Rights Council. The other independent member states of the bloc that opted to abstain were Barbados, Belize, ...

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GDF Skyvan’s engine fails; lands safely at Timehri

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 April 2022, 22:56 by Denis Chabrol A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Skyvan on Thursday suffered an engine failure but landed safely at the Cheddi JaganInternational Airport, high-level government sources said. According to one of the sources, 10 soldiers were returning from Mabaruma, North West District when the right engine failed due to a “power surge” ...

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Police probed lawyer’s alleged assault of policewoman; WPA calls on President to speak out

Last Updated on Thursday, 7 April 2022, 16:09 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force has sought the advice of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) on the alleged verbal abuse, including racially offensive remarks,  against a policeman by a city lawyer, Police Commissioner Clifton Hicken said Thursday. “The file was completed and it was sent through DCLE (Deputy Commissioner- ...

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