Politics

New Sea and River Defence legislation sets stage for Sea and River Defence Policy -Edghill

Using its majority in the National Assembly, the Government passed new Sea and River Defence Legislation on Friday, consolidating the two older pieces of legislation with the aim of ensuring the effective management of the country’s sea and river defence systems. However, the Opposition APNU+AFC warned that the new legislation provides the State with excessive […]

Roof gutter installer electrocuted at worksite

A 19-year-old man, who was working as a roof gutter installer, lost his life on Friday after he was electrocuted while installing gutters on the roof of a 3-story building. The dead youth has been identified as Bryan Hardial of Covent Garden. A report from the Police explained that Hardial and a co-worker were at […]

Parliamentary Sectoral Committee on Foreign Relations to meet in June to discuss ongoing border issues

The Parliamentary Sectoral Committee on Foreign Relations will meet on the 3rd June to discuss developments at the country’s border with Venezuela.  The date for the meeting was announced today by the Speaker of the National Assembly, Manzoor Nadir, after Opposition Member of Parliament, Amanza Walton-Desir, attempted to use the time allotted to her to […]

Walton-Desir ready to accept nominations for top PNC Reform positions

Following today’s announcement by the PNC Reform Leader, Aubrey Norton, of the dates for the party’s congress and elections, Party Executive and Member of Parliament, Amanza Walton-Desir has officially indicated her readiness to accept nominations for the position of party leader and other top party positions. Speaking to News Source today, Ms. Walton-Desir, who is […]