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Granger pardons five more prisoners to mark independence anniversary


President David Granger, has granted Presidential Pardons to five (5) more prisoners whom he considered fit and proper to receive such pardons.

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Two PPP/C MPs, four supporters charged over ‘clerical error’ they were not responsible for


—court told that prosecution’s statements not ready, raising questions on grounds for charges Two People’s Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) Parliamentarians – Dharamkumar Seeraj and Nigel Dharamlall – as well as four party supporters –Ricky Ramraj, Badrie Persaud, Jagnarine Singh and Prema Roopnarine, were arraigned today after being charged by the ...

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Boat captain’s body washes up at Rose Hall foreshore after pirate attack

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The body of Mahadeo Ramdial, 45, was found at the Rose Hall foreshore today, a day after his boat he captained was attacked by pirates.

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Update: Petition likely to be filed after release of controversial GPSU election results

Gregory Gapar

Charging that there has been no official release of the results from last Thursday (April 27, 2017) elections for a new Executive Council of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU), presidential contender, Gregory Gaspar, has indicated that an elections petition is likely to be advanced.

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Gaspar’s team claims ‘massive rigging’ of GPSU Elections


With the declaration having been made that the incumbent Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) head, Patrick Yarde, came out ahead of his opponent Gregory Gaspar, claims of massive rigging of the elections are being made.

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Patrick Yarde comes out ahead of Gaspar at GPSU elections

Patrick Yarde

The incumbent head of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU), Patrick Yarde, has come ahead of his main opponent, Gregory Gaspar, at Thursday’s elections (April 27, 2017).

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Updated: Nandlall granted self-bail, being represented by Glenn Hanoman

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Appearing before Magistrate Fabayo Azore, former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, was informed that the charge against him related to fraudulently obtaining and taking ownership of 14 Commonwealth Law Reports valued at $2.3M and that he was not required to plea to the indictable charge.

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PPP condemns move to arrest Nandlall, former AG still being held by SOCU


The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) had condemned the arrest of former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, by the Special Organized Crime Unit (SOCU) today.

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Nandlall charged over issue of law books


After being arrested earlier today by the Special Organised Crimes Unit (SOCU), former Attorney General, Anil Nandlall was charged.

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Nandlall arrested, SOCU moving to have him charged over law books

Former Attorney General, Anil Nandlall, at SOCU's Camp Street Office

On the day that he continued his criticisms of Attorney General, Basil Williams, Opposition Parliamentarian, Anil Nandlall, has been arrested by the Special Organised Crimes Unit (SOCU). Information is that SOCU plans to charge him this afternoon.

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