Daily Archives: Thursday, 28 April 2022, 22:18

APNU+AFC’s Volda Lawrence, VP Jagdeo trade words on NIS bankruptcy

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 April 2022, 22:18 by Denis Chabrol A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) Shadow Finance Minister Volda Lawrence on Thursday promised to salvage the cash-strapped National Insurance Scheme (NIS) with 1 percent of current oil revenues, even as she and Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo traded words about which administration was responsible for the state ...

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Chopped body of Venezuelan found in hole; husband detained

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 April 2022, 18:51 by Denis Chabrol Venezuelan woman has been chopped to death and buried in a shallow grave at Eteringbang, Cuyuni River. Police say her reputed husband has since been taken into custody to assist with investigations.  The woman has been identified as 49-year old Deissy Antury Perdomo who was a clothes vendor and ...

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Former Finance Minister questioned about Ogle land sale

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 April 2022, 18:40 by Denis Chabrol   Former Finance Minister Winston Jordan was Thursday detained for questioning in connection with the sale of land at Ogle, East Coast Demerara. Attorney-at-Law, Roysdale Forde says his client was released on self-bail and asked to return to police on May 3, Mr. Forde says the former Finance Minister ...

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BVI’s Premier arrested in US for alleged cocaine trafficking, money laundering

Last Updated on Thursday, 28 April 2022, 18:23 by Denis Chabrol The premier of the British Virgin Islands and the director of the small Caribbean territory’s ports were arrested Thursday at a Miami-area airport by federal agents on charges of conspiring to import cocaine into the United States and money laundering. Premier Andrew Fahie  and manager director of the port ...

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