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Opposition appears cautiously open to some talks with government

Opposition appears cautiously open to some talks with government

Friday, 14 November 2014 22:51 – by   – Demerara Waves

AFC Chairman, Nigel Hughes addressing an APNU rally at the Square of the Revolution Friday night. November 14, 2014

AFC Chairman, Nigel Hughes addressing an APNU rally at the Square of the Revolution Friday night. November 14, 2014

A narrow fissure Saturday night appeared to have developed in the opposition’s hard-line position that there would be no talks with government unless President Donald Ramotar revokes the suspension of the Parliament.

Joining with A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) at anti parliamentary prorogation rally at the Square of the Revolution, the Alliance For Change (AFC) called on the international community to dispatch a team of mediators to break the political impasse with the government. Continue reading

Guyana: Battle lines drawn in Parliament

Battle lines drawn in Parliament…House Speaker warns Luncheon not to provoke a constitutional crisis

OCTOBER 20, 2012 | BY KNEWS | – says President could be failing duties  

 “The Office of the President is cautioned not to provoke a constitutional crisis as there is no winner in such a scenario, but rather, to respect and recognise the reality, authority and legitimacy of the 10th Parliament.”-Speaker Raphael Trotman      Continue reading

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