Category: Parliamentary Affairs and Governance

$1.1B for Local Government Elections this year

$1.1B for Local Government Elections this year

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- March 3, 2021

-$237.7M to print 500,000 ballots The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has been allocated some $1.1 billion for the holding of ... Read More

Opposition urged to improve Integrity Commission declarations track record

Opposition urged to improve Integrity Commission declarations track record

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- March 3, 2021

-New Board to be established soon Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance Hon. Gail Teixeira has called on members of ... Read More

Presidential Youth Advisory Council to be set up this year

Presidential Youth Advisory Council to be set up this year

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 2, 2021

―$60M budgeted for secretariat The PPP/C Administration has made good on its campaign promise to meaningfully include the voices of ... Read More

Budget 2021 is pro-poor and pro-growth -Minister Teixeira

Budget 2021 is pro-poor and pro-growth -Minister Teixeira

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 1, 2021

-governance under APNU/AFC only benefitted a few Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira says the 2021 Budget ... Read More

Minister Teixeira addresses UN ECOSOC Special Meeting

Minister Teixeira addresses UN ECOSOC Special Meeting

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 20, 2021

-issues of eliminating racism, and more addressed Minister Gail Teixeira, in an address to the United Nations Economic and Social ... Read More

Gov’t plugs $58M into eight Region Seven Amerindian communities

Gov’t plugs $58M into eight Region Seven Amerindian communities

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 5, 2021

- Minister Teixeira urge leaders to ensure transparency in projects Government has plugged $58 million into eight Amerindian communities in ... Read More

AFC’s Patterson should recuse himself as PAC chair  -Minister Teixeira

AFC’s Patterson should recuse himself as PAC chair -Minister Teixeira

Anara Khan Anara Khan- February 3, 2021

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira says it is in the best interest of the Opposition, the ... Read More

Opposition’s behaviour in National Assembly unacceptable  –Minister Teixeira

Opposition’s behaviour in National Assembly unacceptable –Minister Teixeira

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 3, 2021

- put the people’s interest first Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira has described the behaviour of ... Read More

Mr. Granger made an ‘unfortunate judgement call’

Mr. Granger made an ‘unfortunate judgement call’

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- December 18, 2020

- Min Teixeira Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance Hon. Gail Teixeira said former President Mr. David Granger may have ... Read More

Guyana and UN working to fast-track achieving SDGs

Guyana and UN working to fast-track achieving SDGs

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 25, 2020

The Government in collaboration with the United Nations today began talks to accelerate steps to achieving the 17 Sustainable Development ... Read More

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