Politics

Nagamootoo is top national and coalition choice for PM Candidate; PPP supporters prefer Ramjattan

In the poll conducted by the Barbados based CADRES organisation, it has been revealed that among supporters of the APNU+AFC, Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo is the preferred choice to be the Prime Ministerial Candidate for the next elections. AFC Chairman and Public Minister Khemraj Ramjattan places 5th among coalition supporters who were questioned about 5 […]

I have no interest whatsoever in any oil company says Jagdeo

As the State Assets Recovery Agency probes the handing out of oil blocks to companies just before the 2015 elections, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo today declared that he has no interest, financial or otherwise, in any of the oil companies. Responding to a direct question posed by News Source at his weekly press conference this […]

Jagdeo dismisses CADRES poll; Claims PPP’s poll tells different story

Opposition Leader and General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party, Bharrat Jagdeo, today dismissed the findings of an APNU+AFC commissioned poll by the Barbados based CADRES Organisation. The Poll, which showed high approval ratings for President David Granger and low ratings for the PPP Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali, was described by Jagdeo as nothing more […]

Population divided over the outcome of next elections; Uncertain voters lean towards change in government, but still prefer Coalition over PPP -CADRES Poll

While President David Granger is heavily favoured as the more popular candidate when compared to the PPP Civic’s Irfaan Ali, the opinion poll conducted by the Barbados based Caribbean Development Research Services (CADRES), has found that there is an even split among the population when it comes to the perception of which party will win […]

High Approval Ratings for President Granger in CADRES Poll

A political opinion poll conducted by the Barbados based Caribbean Development Research Services Inc. (CADRES) has found that President David Granger continues to enjoy high approval ratings among supporters of the coalition and generally across the country. The poll was commissioned by the APNU+AFC Coalition. News Source has obtained a copy of the full report […]

Guyanese, Catherine Pollard appointed as the new UN Under Secretary General for Managaement, Policy and Compliance

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has announced the appointment of Guyanese, Catherine Pollard as the next Under-Secretary-General for Management Strategy, Policy and Compliance at the United Nations. In a statement, the Secretary General’s office explained that Ms. Pollard will succeed Jan Beagle of New Zealand. The Secretary-General has offered his gratitute for the extraordinary work in […]

Ex- Fly Jamaica employees seek government’s help for cash-strapped airline following “waste of time” Labour meeting

Over fifty ex-employees of Fly Jamaica Airways turned up at the Labour Department this morning to further express their complaints against the airline, which has now stopped all of its operations. The workers revealed that over 300 Fly Jamaica staffers in Guyana were terminated and not paid salaries for months when the airline announced a […]