Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

CARICOM | Gonsalves defends Mottley's position on Guyana

CARICOM, July 3, 2020 - As Outgoing Chair of CARICOM and prime minister of Barbados Mia Mottley this morning handed over the Chairmanship of the regional body to the Prime Minister of St. Vincent, she used the opportunity to once again express her concern about the political situation in Guyana.

Additional Info

  • Countries CARICOM
  • Published in CARICOM

GUYANA | Granger committed to continued good relations with United States

Georgetown, Guyana, June 28, 2020 – Against the background of continued pressure from the Organization of American States and the United States of America for him to concede the presidency, despite the fact that the elections are still the subject of legal challenges,  President David Granger has reaffirmed Guyana’s commitment to Western Hemispheric values and to the furtherance of mutual goals and ideals.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

GUYANA | Oral arguments heard in election challenge, case 'premature' says GECOM

Guyana, Saturday, June 20, 2020 - Only valid votes must be used by the Guyana Elections Commission to elect a new President. This is the opinion being argued by Trinidad and Tobago Attorney Senior Counsel (SC) John Jeremy in the case of Eslyn David vs the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) on Saturday.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana
  • Published in Justice

GUYANA VOTES | Another Court Action delays Guyana election results

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 18, 2020 - The final conclusion of the March 2 Guyana General and Regional Elections has again been delayed by yet another court action. This time its a court order restraining the Chief Elections Officer from complying with the order of the Chair of the Elections Commieeion to submit his report finalizing  the recount.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

CARICOM team submits report, scrutinised only 18% of the boxes

GEORGETOWN, June 16, - Guyana Chronicle - Though acknowledging that it only scrutinised 18% of the ballots counted during the recount process, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Observation Team, in its report to the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), said the 2020 General and Regional Elections were not without defects, but it will not thwart the will of the people.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

GUYANA VOTES | Coalition lashes Gonsalves for prejudicial remarks on elections

GEORGETOWN, June 12, 2020 – Guyana’s ruling coalition, the APNU+AFC are not happy with the recent remarks of incoming CARICOM Chair and Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, who has sought to limit the possible actions the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) could take in dealing with the ongoing elections.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

GUYANA | Respect legitimacy of CARICOM Observers, COVID-19 measures, Gov't tells US senators

GEORGETOWN, Saturday May 16, 2020 - The Government of Guyana has reaffirmed its confidence in the CARICOM High Level Observer Team, while denying a request to allow the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the Carter Centre permission to re-enter Guyana to observe the recount of ballots of the March 2, 2020 General and Regional Elections.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

GUYANA | Mixed reaction about Day One of national recount of votes

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Demerara Waves, May 6, 2020 - Executive Member of the opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Anil Nandlall says the 25 boxes of ballots that were recounted on Wednesday so far proves that his party’s Statements of Poll are accurate, but other pro-government players in the exercise say the found a number of discrepancies.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana
Subscribe to this RSS feed