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Court denies second bail request for ‘Brazilian church’ pastor

Yet another bail attempt for senior pastor of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God, Haleno Luiz, was today, March 15, denied when he appeared again before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan for causing the death of Maurice Moseley by dangerous driving. Police prosecutor Arvin Moore did not object to the second bail application, despite …

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Jagdeo defends prices paid for ‘Pradoville 2’ lots –says Goolsarran could be Govt.’s witness in court

by Gary Eleazar Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Tuesday March 14, 2017 accused the administration of deliberately inflating the cost of the house-lots at Goedverwagting-Spareendaam, East Coast Demerara, (ECD) called ‘Pradoville 2.’ He produced correspondences to corroborate his argument that the removal of the mast for the National Communication Network (NCN) in fact predates the …

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Delays continue over signing of Guyana-EU trade agreement to combat illegal logging – Mongabay.com


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Delays continue over signing of Guyana-EU trade agreement to combat illegal logging
Mongabay.com
GEORGETOWN, GuyanaGuyana's plan to sign a trade agreement with the European Union by the end of 2016 to combat illegal logging has been delayed again. At the fourth Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) negotiation session of the Forest Law ...

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Guyana’s political challenge – Trinidad & Tobago Express


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Guyana's political challenge
Trinidad & Tobago Express
It is most disappointing to observe today that within our Caribbean Community, the Guyana government stands out as being the one most prone to using State agencies designed for national security operations to engage in crude partisan political ...
No political intervention in SOCU probe of former PPP cabinet members- RamjattanDemerara Waves

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Parking meter project to be suspended for three months; faces revocation if problems aren’t fixed

The controversial parking meter project is to be suspended for three months to fix a number of the problems identified in the contract between Georgetown’s Mayor and City Council (M&CC) and Smart City Solutions (SCS), a senior government official confirmed late Tuesday night. The official, who spoke with Demerara Waves Online News on strict condition …

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Four Kitty men charged, remanded for armed robbery

Four men were today, March 14, charged jointly with armed robbery by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan for the March 4 robbery of Aaron Akbar, and Esau Akbar at Diamond, East Bank Demerara. 31-year-old Junior Stewart of Thomas Street, Kitty; 24-year-old Kacey Helliger of Shell Road, Kitty; 31-year-old Dellon Morgan of Dowding Street, Kitty; and 29-year-old …

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Sunken Venezuelan cargo vessel reported to some authorities, rescued crew left Guyana without contacting police – Demerara Waves


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Sunken Venezuelan cargo vessel reported to some authorities, rescued crew left Guyana without contacting police
Demerara Waves
With regards to whether the MV Dona Marta was in Guyana's waters legally, well-placed sources at the Maritime Administration (MARAD) said the records show that the vessel did not inform maritime authorities of its arrival and departure in clear ...
Shaw, bowlers spur Demerara to 115-run win over E'boStabroek News

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Sunken Venezuelan cargo vessel reported to some authorities, rescued crew left Guyana without contacting police – Demerara Waves


Sunken Venezuelan cargo vessel reported to some authorities, rescued crew left Guyana without contacting police
Demerara Waves
With regards to whether the MV Dona Marta was in Guyana's waters legally, well-placed sources at the Maritime Administration (MARAD) said the records show that the vessel did not inform maritime authorities of its arrival and departure in clear ...

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Sunken Venezuelan cargo vessel reported to some authorities, rescued crew left Guyana without contacting police

The Venezuelan cargo vessel, which sank off the Essequibo Coast, arrived here and reported to customs and immigration authorities but never reported their presence in Guyanese waters to maritime authorities. Divisional Commander, Superintendent K. Pareshram said the five Venezuelan crew members, who were rescued by Guyanese fishermen, left Guyana through Pomeroon for their home country. “We …

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Lawyer accuses police of brutally beating client charged with robbery outside Finance Ministry

Attorney-at-Law Dexter Todd has raised allegations against ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF), whom he said dealt a savage beating on one of his clients when they arrested him, causing them to spit blood. The man, Samuel Adams, came before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan today, March 14,  charged with four offenses. The first is …

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