Daily Archives: Saturday, 30 March 2024, 14:47

Cassava rushed to drought-stricken Rupununi; opposition flays govt for water shortage

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 March 2024, 15:11 by Denis Chabrol Two weeks after the opposition coalition of A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance F0r Change (APNU+AFC) returned from an outreach to the Rupununi and raised concerns about a severe water shortage, President Irfaan Ali on Friday announced that government was rushing large quantities of cassava to the drought-stricken region. “We ...

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Venezuelans nabbed in go-fast boat with cocaine, fuel

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 March 2024, 8:11 by Denis Chabrol Two Venezuelans were Friday arrested in a go-fast boat with more than 1,000 pounds of cocaine and a large quantity of fuel at Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo, in a joint operation by the the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit and the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), an official said Saturday. Director of ...

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