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Another Broadcaster files legal action against broadcasting changes

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MBC Channel 42/93 is the second broadcaster in Guyana to seek relief on claims of constitutional rights’ infringements as legislated in the Broadcasting Amendment Act 2017.

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“AFC can never be trust” – Jagdeo reveals how the Party was closely involved in GECOM Chairman appointment

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The Alliance for Change (AFC) was rapped for “trying to have it both ways” – defending “something one day and against it the next day” – on the issue of the unilateral appointment of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman.

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Kaieteur News criticized for fabricating excuses for corrupt acts committed under the APNU/AFC Administration

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Opposition Leader, Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo on Tuesday lambasted the Kaieteur News for what he described as inaccurate reporting with regards to an article indicating that several of the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Members of Parliament (MPs) have been accepting the 2015 salary increases- of $23,000- provided to them by ...

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GPL power outages getting progressively worse under APNU+AFC

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The services of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Inc. have deteriorated under the APNU+AFC coalition and there seems to be no immediate plans in the pipeline to address the electricity woes of the nation.

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PPP has confidence in the PPC, contrary to media reports – Jagdeo

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Opposition Leader, Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo on Tuesday slammed assertions made in the media that his party- the People’s Progressive Party (PPP)- has “lost confidence in the Public Procurement Commission (PPC)”.

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Jagdeo wants more time to debate budgets of constitutional agencies, slams Gov’t for slashing budgets

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In accordance with a law passed by the APNU+AFC to allow constitutional agencies to have financial autonomy, the budgets of these entities will be debated separately from the 2018 National Budget.

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AG Report confirms $100M taxpayers’ money funded controversial study for new Demerara River crossing

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The 2016 Auditor General Report revealed that the Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson failed to inform the nation that a whopping $100M of taxpayers money was given to the sole-sourced Dutch firm to conduct the feasibility and design study of the controversial new Demerara River Bridge.

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PPP raps Gov’t in open letter to CFATF Conference

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Failures of the APNU+AFC government to fulfill its obligations under the AML/CFT regime were exposed in an open letter from the PPP/C to the ongoing Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) Conference at the Marriott Hotel.

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Gov’t legal rep lies about Justice Patterson’s past portfolios

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Solicitor General, Kim Kyte is blatantly denying that Justice James Patterson, who was unconstitutionality appointed as the Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), served in several key government positions.

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PPP concerned over attempts to muzzle MPs in Parliament

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With only two private member days for the year and constant attempts to block motions, the Peoples Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) believes there is major Executive control over the Parliament Office and a deliberate attempt to muzzle the parliamentary opposition.

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