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GUYANA: LATEST NEWS – 31 MAY 2015

Floods – May-June 2015

Flood waters - May 31, 2015

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Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 05 Feb 2015

Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 05 Feb 2015

  • Ramotar urges Army to act professional during elections period
  • Benn ready to go to jail over extra-Parliamentary spending
  • AFC says quashing of two-term limit for Presidents could jeapordise other reforms
  • Essequibo businesswoman sold two women into sex slavery
  • NAACIE presses call for GuySuCo inquiry
  • Aubrey Norton ready for PNC role in upcoming elections
  • Housing woes forces couple into their own business
  • 14 to compete for Carib Soca Monarch competition
  • Top Cop suggests promotion of “torture cops” a done deal
  • Sports

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From the Diaspora… OLD HABITS HARD TO DIE – By Ralph Seeram

From the Diaspora… OLD HABITS HARD TO DIE

AUGUST 3, 2014 | BY  –  By Ralph Seeram

ballot boxIt was like an excursion; busloads of PNC supporters travelling from poll station to poll station in Berbice to vote. There was much merriment; everybody was so happy committing election fraud. But who could object, the entire electoral process was controlled by the PNC. It was blatant for all to see that the election was being rigged.

I had suggested to some friends not to waste their time to go voting as they have already voted. Many persons approached me saying they were turned away at the voting booth because they had voted already. On the Corentyne, PPP supporters were desperately trying to ensure that their representatives accompanied the ballot boxes. We know that some were murdered by GDF soldiers in that process.   Continue reading

Guyana: Capitol TV News videos – July 30, 2014

Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – July 30, 2014 

  • PNCR Leaderships blasts Aubrey Norton again
  • Congress Place shooter arrested
  • Army blank on Air Corps records after Rodney’s death
  • Vendors claim harassment by City Police
  • Decomposed body found on city plot
  • Stigma and Discrimination still major challenge in fight against HIV
  • Guyanese students witness launch of space rocket
  • Sports
PNCR Leaderships blasts Aubrey Norton againPosted: 30 Jul 2014 02:09 PM PDT
Congress Place shooter arrestedPosted: 30 Jul 2014 02:08 PM PDT  Continue reading

Guyana: Capitol TV News videos – July 28, 2014

Capitol TV News Videos – July 28, 2014

  • GECOM gears to clean up voter’s list
  • Granger does damage control after congress brouhaha
  • Aubrey Norton contemplates political future
  • Commercial sex workers in stand-off with Police at wake
  • Bartica reeling from blackouts
  • Aviation Authority reminds small aircraft operators of guidelines
  • Sports
GECOM gears to clean up voter’s listPosted: 28 Jul 2014 01:09 PM PDT

General Secretary of the ruling PPP Clement Rohee said that party will be studying the constitutional ramifications of GECOM’s announcements of the start of the Claims and Objections period in absence of any official indication from the President for a national election or the Minister of Local government for Local Gov’t elections. Further, a week […] Continue reading

Plaisance residents will not allow the Gov’t to set up a tower on playfield + updates – videos

Plaisance tower construction controversy takes another turn  – Updated April 10, 2013

Plaisance residents insist that they will not allow the Government to set up a tower on playfield

April 8, 2013 (Capitol News)  – The Government is trying to cool the tempers of Plaisance residents, who vowed to put a permanent halt to the construction of the e-governance tower on the community playground.

The Government sent in its Junior Finance Minister, Bishop Juan Edghill, to meet with the residents, but his best efforts to get his Government’s message across fell on deaf ears.

Plaisance resident and politician, Aubrey Norton, quizzed the Minister on why the playfield was chosen for the project; he was dissatisfied with the response given.    Continue reading

Guyana gov’t puts electricity hike “on hold” ; opposition sees grey areas

Guyana gov’t puts electricity hike “on hold” ; opposition sees grey areas

July 25, 2012 – Demerara Waves

The Guyana government Wednesday night announced that it has put a hold on increase in electricity rates from July 1, paving the way for a technical team to examine the feasibility of a tariff hike.
The terms of reference for the Technical Team would be hammered out by representatives of government and the Region 10 Administration, according to a statement from the office of the Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr. Roger Luncheon.

Government also said the two sides have agreed to explore economic initiatives and business financing. The Region 10 administration, according to the government, has agreed to submit investment proposals to government by the end of August.
But A Partnership for National Unity’s (APNU) Aubrey Norton said his side remained uncomfortable with government putting on “hold” rather than “suspending” the tariff hike. Continue reading

APNU names its MPs, no place for Norton

APNU names its MPs, no place for Norton

20 December 2011 – Demerara Waves

The opposition coalition A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) has released its extracted list of candidates for the 2011 elections, naming those individuals set to represent it in the National Assembly.

The coalition, which won 26 seats in the 65-seat National Assembly, issued the names of 25 individuals with no place on the list for Aubrey Norton whose supporters have been protesting his exclusion.

“The 26th name will be submitted after discussions and consultation are concluded for the Speaker of the National Assembly,” the APNU said.  Continue reading

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