Daily Archives: Friday, 6 January 2023, 17:21

Former Police Commissioner won’t deny screenshots of 2020 Statements of Poll were transmitted to high command

Last Updated on Friday, 6 January 2023, 17:21 by Denis Chabrol Former Police Commissioner Leslie James on Friday said he would not deny that specific instruction might have been given for results of the March 2020 general and elections from Statements of Poll be transmitted to the police high command. Inquiry Commissioner Carl Singh queried about whether screenshots of Statements ...

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Police recover two guns stolen from RADAR Security, five arrested

Last Updated on Friday, 6 January 2023, 14:43 by Denis Chabrol Police say they have recovered two of the several guns that were stolen from Radar Security Service. Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters made a breakthrough in the case involving the theft of several Firearms belonging to Radar Security and Supplies Company which occurred on the 26th day ...

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Lowenfield, Mingo, Police Officer refuse to testify before Elections Commission of Inquiry

Last Updated on Friday, 6 January 2023, 12:52 by Denis Chabrol Then Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield, then Region Four Returning Officer Clairmont Mingo and Senior Police Superintendent Phillip Azore on Friday declined to testify before the Commission of Inquiry into the March 2020 general elections. Mr Lowenfield and Mr Mingo are among several persons, who have been charged with ...

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President defends tough action on removal of Mocha squatters, amid call for “soft skills” training

Last Updated on Friday, 6 January 2023, 11:48 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Thursday defended the decision by government to smash the seven remaining houses on a government reserve at Cane View, Mocha, East Bank Demerara, saying that sufficient was done to negotiate with all of the more than 40 residents there. “If I attempt to be softer ...

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Less hassle for low-income persons to open bank accounts

Last Updated on Friday, 6 January 2023, 10:43 by Denis Chabrol Guyanese are now expected to face less hassle while opening small bank accounts and withdrawing and depositing GY$500,000  or less, officials said on Thursday. Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo said “poor people”, with GY$500,000 or less could walk in “without all of these fancy forms (to) fill up.” He said ...

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