Daily Archives: Thursday, 21 March 2024, 22:25

Handyman at Lusignan auto sales company shot dead

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 March 2024, 22:25 by Denis Chabrol A handyman was Thursday morning shot dead by a security guard, who is 20 years old, at an auto sales company at Lusignan, East Coast Demerara, the Guyana Police Force said. The dead man has been named as 19-year old Jared Jaganand of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara. Police ...

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Norton will be presidential candidate but open to stepping aside for consensus replacement

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 March 2024, 22:03 by Denis Chabrol Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Aubrey Norton- confident that he would be reelected to his party’s top  job at internal elections in August- said he would be the opposition’s presidential candidate, but he would be willing to make way for a consensus pick. “As is presently ...

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Guyana’s opposition influenced US-nominated member to raise corruption, other questions at UN Human Rights Committee; concerns do not reflect US govt’s views- Jagdeo

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 March 2024, 21:07 by Denis Chabrol Hours after Opposition Leader Aubrey Norton said Guyana’s testimony before the United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) revealed the true state of civil and political rights here, Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo accused the opposition of influencing mainly the United States’ nominated committee member who asked several questions about corruption. ...

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School drop-out arrested for West Bank Demerara killing of youth

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 March 2024, 10:08 by Denis Chabrol A school drop-out was arrested shortly after the killing of a 17-year old unemployed boy, and police are searching for another student who was allegedly involved in the homicide at Patentia, West Bank Demerara late Wednesday night. Dead is 17-year old Aaron Bess of 234 Patentia. Investigators were informed ...

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