Daily Archives: Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 23:03

Afro-Guyanese organisation raises concerns at UN forum on People of African Descent

Last Updated on Friday, 19 April 2024, 0:41 by Writer The International Decade for People of African Descent Assembly-Guyana (IDPAD-G) has complained to the United Nations Permanent Forum on People of African Descent that the Guyana government has been deliberately refusing to fund the organisation and giving mere lip service to the well-being of Afro-Guyanese. Speaking at the Forum, Attorney-at-Law ...

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Guyanese shot dead in Suriname

Last Updated on Friday, 19 April 2024, 0:26 by Writer The two Guyanese men, who were shot dead Monday night in Suriname, have been identified, police said. Guyanese police say the dead men were identified by Surinamese police as Oswick Bazilio also known as ‘One Foot’ and Jerimiah Smith. Smith was charged with marijuana trafficking in 2022.  The motive for ...

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Buy PPP hot dog tickets or no cash grant – PPPC Region Three Councillor

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 April 2024, 19:00 by Writer A People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP) councillor for Region Three (West Demerara-Essequibo Islands) has been allegedly threatening party supporters that if they do not buy hot dog tickets, they would not receive government cash grants that are to be distributed later this month. “I was made to understand that some ...

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