Daily Archives: March 6, 2020

Guyana Elections 2020: International Observers Issue Concern Regarding Region 4 Results

Stabroek News: 06 March 2020

The envoys of the US, UK, Canada and the European Union today called on President David Granger to avoid a transition of government at this point as it would be unconstitutional since it would be based on a vote tabulation process that lacked credibility and transparency.

There have been reports circulating that an attempt would be made to swear in Granger despite concerns that Monday’s elections have been rigged.

The mission heads also voiced deep concern over “credible allegations of electoral fraud”.

We call on President Granger to avoid a transition of government which we believe would be unconstitutional as it would be based on a vote tabulation process that lacked credibility and transparency.

The statement by the mission heads follows: Continue reading

Guyana Elections 2020: PPP Protests over ‘rigged’ elections in Berbice and along East Coast – photos

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Two protests were launched this morning along the Bath Settlement Public Road, West Berbice and Lusignan on the East Coast Demerara against what protesters said was the rigging of Monday’s general elections.

Protesters at Bath blocked the road with burning tyres.  They chanted:  “Granger must go” and also stated that they believe the elections were rigged.
Lusignan, East Coast Demerara residents today also mounted a protest over what they see as rigged general elections on Monday.
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PPP supporters shot with pellets as riot erupts on East Coast