Politics

APNU+AFC Members and Supporters Picket GECOM for registration and claims and objections

Supporters of the APNU+AFC coalition joined some Government Minsters this midday in a protest to press the Guyana Elections Commission to ensure there is registration before the next national elections. Police barriers were once again thrown up close to the Guyana Elections Commission building to keep the protesters away. But the protest went on with […]

New Guyana Goldfields Senior VP assures company’s production is steady as restructuring begins

Recently appointed Senior Vice President for Strategy and Corporate Affairs at Guyana Goldfields, Perry Holloway, is reassuring Guyana that the Canadian company is doing well and will continue to expand its operations in Guyana, as it seeks to further develop its gold mining operations. Guyana Goldfields is a Canadian company. It currently has the largest […]

Exxon announces two new oil discoveries offshore Guyana

The ExxonMobil company  today announced two additional discoveries of oil offshore Guyana at the Tilapia-1 and Haimara-1 wells. The discoveries bring the total number of discoveries on the Stabroek Block to 12. According to the company, the discoveries build on the previously announced estimated recoverable resource of more than 5 billion oil-equivalent barrels on the […]

Government officially files Appeal in No-Confidence cases

Attorney General Basil Williams has officially filed the Government’s appeal in the no-confidence cases. In his pleadings to the Court, the Attorney General said the Chief Justice, Roxanne George- Wiltshire  erred and misdirected herself in law when she ruled that the motion of no-confidence upon a division vote of 33:32 Members of the National Assembly […]

PPP pickets GECOM demanding elections in March

With chants of “the clock is ticking”, scores of supporters of the opposition People’s Progressive Party protested on High Street today, pressing for elections within the next month. The protesters gathered at The Red House, armed themselves with placards then made their way as close as they could get to the head quarters of the […]

EU Delegation calls for Upholding of Constitution and Expediting of Court Cases

The Delegation of the European Union in Guyana in a statement today said that it continues to closely follow the developments after the no-confidence vote in the National Assembly on 21, December 2018. The Delegation is calling on all concerned bodies and stakeholders to “uphold the Constitution, respecting democratic procedures and the rule of law. Procedures […]