Daily Archives: May 8, 2018

GYD$6 million bail for Ashni Singh, Winston Brassington

Updated: GYD$6 million bail for Ashni Singh, Winston Brassington hours after arriving in Guyana ; prosecutor says more charges likely

 

Former Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh and former Chief Executive Officer of the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited, Winston Brassington accompanied by their lawyer, Anil Nandlall as they entered they Georgetown Magistrates’ Court compound on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

Former Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh and former Chief Executive Officer of the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited (NICIL, Winston Brassington were Tuesday granted GY$6 million bail each on three joint charges of misconduct in public office.     READ MORE

Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – May 07-08. 2018

News – 08 May 2018

Army Officers take the stand as Lindo Creek CoI resumes

Ashni Singh, Brassington no-shows in court

Fallout from deadly high seas attack…Suriname detains 13; deports several undocumented Guyanese

Deadly pirate attack…Authorities hunt ‘Sanbad’, following arrest of ‘Crackhead’

Murdered teen in Triumph cemetery…Police now detain three family members

Contractor who kills bandit during attack placed on $250,000 bail

Scrap, replace Cybercrime Bill – Ram     Continue reading

GUYANA ROAD TO SEDITION – By Verian Mentis-Barker

GUYANA ROAD TO SEDITION

By   Verian Mentis-Barker – May 6, 2018

It doesn’t help that Anil Nandlall the Attorney General of Guyana’s immediate past government is opposing the now infamous clause 18 of the Guyana Cybercrimes Bill…..

not after the he said/he said/ testimony he gave against former Army Officer Oliver Hinckson which caused him to be charged with sedition;

not after he, Nandlall, was an integral member of the Political Party whose government brought charges against journalist/activist Ronald Waddell who was charged with sedition subsequently assassinated and allegedly at the command of criminal KingPin Roger Khan a confessed inner associate of the PPP government;

Read more: http://xpressblogg.com/guyana-road-to-sedition/

UK: Give millennials £10,000 each to tackle generation gap, says thinktank

Give millennials £10,000 each to tackle generation gap, says thinktank

Resolution Foundation proposes ‘citizen’s inheritance’ to help redistribute wealth to young

A toy house on a pile of coins
 The commission said the money could only be used for housing, education, starting a business or towards a pension. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA

Every person in Britain should receive £10,000 when they turn 25 to help fix the “broken” intergenerational contract between millennials and baby boomers, an influential thinktank has proposed following a two-year study.

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The Windrush Generation: It’s Racism – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

The Windrush Generation: It’s Racism – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

British Prime Minister Theresa May ‘s government asked the Windrush Generation to prove that they are British.

22nd June 1948: MV Empire Windrush arrives at Tilbury Docks in London

They went in ships to work on the plantations. They were torn from their families, their culture and their lands as they slaved for the Mother Country.

A century later, the Mother Country was up to its old tricks. It invited the sons and daughters of the Empire to work and rebuild England. Thousands went in ships and gave their labor to put England on its feet.    Continue reading