Daily Archives: Friday, 7 June 2024, 21:01

Attorney General objects to news report on interaction with Chief Justice about judges’ heavy workload; restates late decisions are illegal

Last Updated on Friday, 7 June 2024, 21:52 by Writer Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall on Friday objected to the tone of a news story based on an interaction between himself and Chief Justice Roxane George-Wiltshire about judges writing late decisions. The Chief Justice stressed that the workload was very heavy and she commended judges, commissioners ...

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Roysdale Forde team writes PNCR about “lack” of transparency for internal elections

Last Updated on Friday, 7 June 2024, 21:48 by Writer The Roysdale Forde Campaign team has raised concerns about the transparency of the upcoming People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) internal elections, but a chief party spokesman on Friday sought to assure that they were being addressed internally. “The arrangements and the procedures for Congress lack transparency and appear to be ...

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Guyana govt bans official use of “negro”, “East Indian” by police, health sector; lists new descriptions

Last Updated on Friday, 7 June 2024, 21:35 by Writer The Guyana government on Friday announced that it has banned the use of “Negro” and “East Indian” in official records of police and health sector facilities, in the wake of recent concerns about the use of “negro” to describe the detention of a political activist for cybercrime offences. “Recognizing that ...

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Jamaican singer shot dead in Guyana; friend arrested

Last Updated on Friday, 7 June 2024, 21:29 by Writer A Jamaican singer was shot dead Thursday morning in Sophia, Greater Georgetown and, police on Friday said they have since arrested his friend who is a taxi driver who was present when the victim opened the door. Dead is 29-year-old Navar George Barton who resided at Lot 125 Section’ A’ ...

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