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GUYANA | Hughes writes to DPP asking that MP Datadin be removed as prosecutor

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 25, 2020 - Wiredja Online News understands that attorney-at-law Nigel Hughes has written to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack, formally requesting that she revokes the appointment of People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Member of Parliament Sanjeev Datadin as special prosecutor into the ongoing election fraud cases.

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GUYANA | Hughes objects to PPP MP serving as Prosecutor in case against GECOM officials

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 24, 2020 - Attorney-at-law Nigel Hughes has objected to the government’s appointment of sitting parliamentarian for the governing People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Attorney-at-Law Sanjeev Datadin to prosecute the cases involving GECOM officials, for which his party had instituted private charges.

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GUYANA | Government intensifies pressure on GECOM Staff, Political Opposition

GEORGETOWN, October 20, 2020 - As the hearing of the Elections Petitions case by the Guyana Supreme Court into the March 2 General Elections draws closer, the new PPP administration appears to be using the Guyana police force to intensify its pressure on the staff of the Guyana Elections Commission as well as the harassment of targeted members of the APNU/AFC Coalition.

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GUYANA | Nigel and Cathy Hughes property firebombed; Arson suspected

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 19, 2020 - Arson is suspected, at a property on Middle Street Georgetown, owned by attorney-at-law Nigel Hughes and his wife Opposition MP and former Cabinet member Cathy Hughes, which was set ablaze on Monday evening, damaging the interior of the structure.

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GUYANA | Guyana Gov't arrest more GECOM election officials

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, October 6, 2020 – As Guyana's Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) government continues to intimidate employees of the Guyana Elections Commission, the Deputy Chief Election Officer Ms. Roxanne Prince Myers will spend the night trying to rest on the cold ground of the Beterverwaghting Police station, East Coast Demerara.

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GUYANA | Hughes wants race relations placed on national agenda

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September 13, 2020 - Guyana’s age old race relations debacle has once again reared its ugly head, manifesting itself as part of that country’s March 2 General and Regional elections, with the gruesome killing of two Afro-Guyanese teenagers in West Coast Berbice who were buried today in their hometown.

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GUYANA | PNCR Chair granted bail in private election based charges filed by PPP

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 24, 2020- In what could be considered as an attempt to embarras members of the APNU+AFC coalition, Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform, and former Health Minister Volda Lawrence appeared in Court this morning to answer a charge of allegedly procuring the Returning Officer for Region Four, Clairmont Mingo to utter false results to the Chief Elections Officer.

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