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GUYANA | Gov't to crack down on hate related speech online says Ali

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September 12, 2020 - In the wake of an eruption of racially motivated physical violence during protests against the killing and mutilation of two youths in the backlands of West Coast Berbice, President Irfaan Ali  on Friday said government has begun taking steps to crack down on hate speech Online.

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GUYANA | PNCR Chair Volda Lawrence calls for an end to the carnage

Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Volda Lawrence has called on her supporters to end more than two days of violent unrest across various communities and in exchange she is calling on President Irfaan Ali to take similar action.

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GUYANA | Returning Officer arrested on private charges by ruling PPP

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 26, 2020 - In what appears to be an electoral inquisition being pursued by  Guyana’s new PPP government, the police yesterday afternoon arrested the Returning Officer for the controversial Region Four Clairmont Mingo at his  house at Calcutta, Mahaicony, his Attorney-at-Law Darren Wade said.

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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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GUYANA | General Elections could be held by December this year

GEORGETOWN,  Guyana, September 16, 2019 - Despite information from the Chief Elections Officer that it is unlikely that elections can be held before March next year, top representatives of the governing coalition were told by Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Retired Justice Claudette Singh that she hopes to be ready for elections late this year.

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  • Published in Politics

GUYANA | Granger tipped to lead the Coalition into Elections

GEORGETOWN, December 25, 2018 - Despite Guyana's President David Granger being diagnosed with the cancerous Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, there are hints that he may be asked to return as the Presidential candidate for the APNU + AFC coalition, in the upcoming Regional and General elections.

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