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Guyana Politics: The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has spoken

Stabroek News

Stabroek News – Editorial – 13 July 2019

In its consequential orders yesterday, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) set out pithily that the Granger administration fell from office on December 21, 2018 and must now only function as a caretaker government for the purposes of holding general elections in three months from June 18 unless there is an enlargement of that period with the concurrence of the opposition.

There must now be a formal resignation by the Cabinet and President Granger as the head of the Cabinet and a desisting from actions that would connote the normal functioning of the government.  The ruling read by President of the CCJ, Justice Saunders was crystal clear on this.  Continue reading