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Politics and development

Django
November 30 ,2020 Source With the entry of each new government into office the electorate hears the same recitations about development. And by the time they leave office that development is still on hold. Nowadays voters are fairly cynical about their politicians, believing that most of them seek power in order to benefit themselves rather than the nation, a view which has probably become even more entrenched following the display of bad faith on the part of the AFC. Guyana’s tragedy is that...Read More...
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Armed bandits rob Marcus Bisram of millions

Django
November 30 ,2020 Source File photo: Marcus Brian Bisram (centre) Armed bandits just after 8 last night invaded the home of former murder accused, Marcus Brian Bisram, located at Number 70 Village, Corentyne, and carted off a large sum of cash and jewellery. Based on information gathered, five armed bandits entered the premises and robbed Bisram of over $5M in cash and jewellery. Stabroek News was reliably informed that while no-one was seriously injured some persons sustained lashes with a...Read More...
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James Bond November 30 ,2020 Source The US$1M payment made to prominent PNCR member James Bond for leased NICIL lands at Peters Hall, East Bank Demerara was never flagged by the city commercial bank that undertook the transaction, Bank of Guyana sources say. The Bank of Guyana learned of the transaction, which occurred in October of 2019, through press reports, sources told Stabroek News. Guyana’s Special Organized Crime Unit (SOCU) is currently analyzing files sent to it from the Criminal...Read More...
Need for accessible care for kidney failure patients led Nurse Olive Sinclair to start dialysis centres By Lakhram Bhagirat , November 29, 2020 , Source - I News - https://www.inewsguyana.com/need-for-accessible-care-for-kidney-failure-patients-led-nurse-olive-sinclair-to-start-dialysis-centres/ Nurse Olive Sinclair has been in the medical profession for over 32 years now, and over the years, she has worked in almost every aspect of the hospital system. She has vast knowledge of the inner...Read More...
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Granger’s withdrawal from petition is sign of confusion in APNU/AFC camp – Nandlall November 29, 2020 – says does not change late service of the petition Attorney General Anil Nandlall has posited that lawyers for the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change sponsored election petition is in a state of confusion, judging by the hearings that have so far been conducted in the High Court. Attorney General Anil Nandlall Nandlall expressed this view during a recent interview with the...Read More...

Millions unaccounted for from SLED initiative - Hamilton

Millions unaccounted for from SLED initiative - Hamilton Joseph Hamilton By Stabroek News November 29, 2020 Millions of dollars are unaccounted for from the Sustainable Livelihood and Entrepreneurial Development (SLED) Initiative, which was rolled out under the previous government, Minister of Labour Joseph Hamilton announced on Friday. Addressing a press conference on Friday at his ministry’s boardroom, Hamilton said that in Regions Nine and Ten, there is no evidence of projects on which...Read More...
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November 29 ,2020 Source Dear Editor, This letter includes my commentary to The Dialogue ( https://www.thedialogue.org/energy-advisor/ ) on the current state of Guyana’s oil industry (published on 27-Nov-2020). The questions concerned oil production, impact of low oil prices, future oil development, and how the new PPP government is managing the industry. My response: “Only Liza 1 has reached production, yet ExxonMobil’s operations made Guyana one of the top five countries in the world for...Read More...
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LEASE OF NICIL LANDS TO THIRD PARTIES.

Django
PRESS RELEASE. LEASE OF NICIL LANDS TO THIRD PARTIES. There has been much confusion and misinformation circulating in the media and about the alleged disposal of lands which were the property of NICIL by the Lessees to third parties without the written permission of NICIL. Set out below are the applicable laws and regulations in relation to the disposal of various interests in land held by NICIL which are subject of the ongoing Police Investigations. Common Misconception # 1. All lands which...Read More...
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WAKENAAM,LEGUAN GET CRIME-FIGHTING BOAT

Tola
GUYANA NEWS Wakenaam, Leguan get crime-fighting boat Officials with the boat By Staff Editor November 28, 2020 The Community Policing Division Three, which has responsibility for the islands of Wakenaam and Leguan in the Essequibo River, now has a patrol boat thanks to the Ministry of Home Affairs. Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn this morning handed over the 16ft x 5ft x 2ft aluminum boat with 40 horse power to Chairman of Division Three, Mustapha Zaman, a release from the ministry...Read More...
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Five years later… EPA without sufficient human capacity, basic equipment to carry out mandate By Editor - November 28, 2020, 0 , Source - Guyana Standard - https://www.guyanastandard.com/2020/11/28/five-years-later-epa-without-sufficient-human-capacity-basic-equipment-to-carry-out-mandate/ In 2015, Chartered Accountant and former Auditor General, Anand Goolsarran, was contracted by the former regime to conduct a forensic audit into the state of affairs at the Environmental Protection Agency...Read More...
Jagdeo pushes for tougher laws to prevent electoral fraud – hints at amendments in early 2021 November 28, 2020 , Source - https://guyanatimesgy.com/jagdeo-pushes-for-tougher-laws-to-prevent-electoral-fraud/ Vice President Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has hinted that the Government will be taking steps very soon to strengthen the relevant laws to have persons face severe penalties, including jail time, for elections-related offences. Vice President, Bharrat Jagdeo Jagdeo was at the time commenting on...Read More...
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