Daily Archives: 06/19/2019

Granger: We respect the CCJ’s decision – will name elections day after GECOM’s recommendation

Granger: We respect the CCJ’s decision – President says as many as 200,000 incorrect entries on current voters’ list – will name elections day after GECOM’s recommendation

Photo: President David Granger in Bartica, Region 7, yesterday.

However, there are immediate indications that the ruling Coalition is not inclined to rush into elections. Rather, according to the President, there are about 200,000 incorrect entries on the current voters’ list, which must be corrected.            Continue reading

Guyana Elections can and must be held within 3 months – Opposition Leader Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo is adamant that elections can be held within three months, despite claims by the Guyana Elections Commission that the earliest possible date would be some time in November.

 Bharrat Jagdeo

During a press briefing at the Office of the Leader of the Opposition Leader yesterday, Jagdeo related that he is pleased with the rulings of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ).

The court ruled yesterday that the No-Confidence motion of December 21, 2018 was validly passed, and that the appointment by President David Granger of Justice (ret’d) James Patterson as the Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) was flawed and unconstitutional.
“What we are happy about is that the Caribbean Court of Justice has just disclosed a victory for Constitutional rule in Guyana.” Jagdeo said.              Continue reading

Guyana Police Corruption: Seniors reportedly hunting for whistle-blowers

Corruption in the police force Seniors reportedly hunting for whistle-blowing ranks …Alleged corrupt cop “reverted” to uniform, transferred

Photo: Tough times for Berbice police: President David Granger with Deputy Commander, Paul Williams; top cop, Leslie James (2nd l), Deputy Commissioner, Nigel Hoppie, and Crime Chief, Lyndon Alves (right).

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Guyanese man arrested at JFK with 34 birds in hair curlers

Guyanese Online Entries at June 18, 2019 – full listing

Guyanese Online Entries at June 18, 2019

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  • News and Feature Items: June 11-18, 2019


Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Rules on No Confidence Vote and GECOM Chairman

Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) – in landmark rulings today – June 18, 2019

Guyana News: Ghanaian President arrives to 21-gun salute – Updated

CCJ rulings for no-confidence appeals, GECOM chairmanship case, set for June 18. 2019

Guyana Independence Parade NYC: PM Nagamootoo: Guyana on the cusp of wealth

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