Daily Archives: Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 22:24

Pilot innocent of people trafficking charges

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 22:24 by Denis Chabrol A well-known Guyanese pilot has been found not guilty of trafficking in persons, after he was arraigned almost one year ago and placed on GY$1.3 million bail. The Bartica Magistrate Court on Thursday March 14, 2024 found Mr Charles innocent of all Trafficking in Persons (TIP) charges leveled against ...

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High Court orders govt to produce records of salary talks with teachers’ union

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 15:37 by Denis Chabrol High Court Judge, Sandil Kissoon on Tuesday ordered the Ministry of Education’s Chief Executive Officer, Saddam Hussain to produce proof that financial matters had been discussed with the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) between 2019 and February 5, 2024. Attorney General Anil Nandlall undertook to provide the documents to the ...

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Guyana grilled at UN Human Rights Committee about witness protection, State Assets Recovery, corruption allegations against Jagdeo

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 10:43 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government has told the United Nations Committee on Human Rights that it could not implement Public Disclosure and Whistleblowers laws because the country was not prepared to do so. “We are unable to, at this point, to activate the Public Disclosure and Whistleblower Act because there are ...

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US helping strengthen Guyana’s port security, fight drug trafficking, improve policing

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 9:36 by Denis Chabrol The United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) is set to assist Guyana in strengthening its port security that would see the two countries using fingerprints to track down suspects. Under the agreement inked by Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn and US Ambassador to Guyana, Nicole D. Theriot, ...

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