Daily Archives: Thursday, 30 May 2024, 13:43

WPA activist charged in connection with call to kill President

Last Updated on Friday, 31 May 2024, 0:03 by Writer Working People’s Alliance (WPA) executive member, Kidackie Amsterdam was Thursday charged under the Cybercrime Act with using a computer system to encourage or incite persons to commit a criminal offence against the President of Guyana Kidackie Amsterdam, 46, of Buxton, East Coast Demerara pleaded not guilty to the charge. City ...

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Health ministry rolls out therapy to help people quit smoking tobacco products

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 May 2024, 23:57 by Writer The Ministry of Health’s Chronic Disease Unit on Wednesday handed over a quantity of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) supplies to the Eccles Health Centre to support smoking cessation efforts. This initiative was done in observance of World No Tobacco Day which will be observed on May 31st, and aims to ...

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Ministry of Labour launches mobile application to address labour concerns

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 May 2024, 23:47 by Writer In keeping with its push for the decentralisation and modernisation of its services, the Ministry of Labour, on Wednesday, May 29, 2024, launched its first public mobile application on Google Play and App Stores. The app, titled “Labour Advice”, will allow for the computerised management of complaints and inquiries being ...

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PNCR Leader reinforces connection between party and US-based groups

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 May 2024, 23:41 by Writer Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform, Aubrey Norton said party groups in the United States (US) were reporting directly to the party’s headquarters in Guyana, raising fresh concerns about compliance with United States (US) law. He also said that no party group was expelled from the PNCR, in apparent ...

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OPINION: The Declaration of Sophia vs considerations from New York: lessons from the tiff between the PNCR and NAR

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 May 2024, 23:36 by Writer By Dr. Vivian M. Williams, Esq. Differences between the PNCR, the main opposition party in Guyana and the New York based North American Region Inc (NAR), have spilled into the public domain. The dispute is whether NAR should subject itself to the direction and control of the PNCR. The Central ...

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OPINION: A man goes to Mocha

Last Updated on Thursday, 30 May 2024, 23:22 by Writer by GHK Lall One by one, little by little, there is a trickle then a torrent. Truth cannot be suppressed. A stirring, a small seeping, and soon there is a sea of all that is wrong. The plight of people victimized and marginalized. Pain that pierces can only stay inside ...

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