Tag: Local Government Elections

Gov’t working on amendments to Representation of the People Act -Vice President Jagdeo

Gov’t working on amendments to Representation of the People Act -Vice President Jagdeo

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- March 5, 2021

-will consult stakeholders -reform necessary to ensure fair, transparent process The PPP/C Administration is drafting amendments to the Representation of ... Read More

PPP/C Gov’t wants Local Gov’t Elections – VP Jagdeo

PPP/C Gov’t wants Local Gov’t Elections – VP Jagdeo

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 6, 2020

- to be budgeted in 2021 Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo has made it clear the PPP/C Government wants Local ... Read More

I will not override anyone’s right to vote’  – President Ali

I will not override anyone’s right to vote’ – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 27, 2020

—GECOM must be fixed before LGEs His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says that he will not deny anyone’s right ... Read More

Local Gov’t Elections on front burner of new PPP/C administration

Local Gov’t Elections on front burner of new PPP/C administration

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 11, 2020

— preparations in order, date to be publicised after — more support to be given to local organs and leaders ... Read More

“We come from six different races, and we are committed to working as one” – Min. Hughes

“We come from six different races, and we are committed to working as one” – Min. Hughes

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- November 16, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, November 16, 2019 “This is one Guyana; we’ve got everybody. And, as a country, APNU+AFC looks out ... Read More

Importance of local democracy will take root – Min. Bulkan

Importance of local democracy will take root – Min. Bulkan

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- August 19, 2019

– “There is no magic wand that is available; there is no silver bullet. It requires commitment and determination to ... Read More

Community Enhancement Project for South Mackenzie

Community Enhancement Project for South Mackenzie

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 13, 2019

─ project spearheaded by Deputy Mayor, Wainwright Bethune ─ project made possible through self- help initiative ─ several community facilities ... Read More

“Don’t be sidetracked” – Min. Bulkan urges senior officials

“Don’t be sidetracked” – Min. Bulkan urges senior officials

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 14, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, January 14, 2019 Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan, today, urged departmental heads of his ministry to not ... Read More

NDC officials charged to effect change in their communities

NDC officials charged to effect change in their communities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 19, 2018

─ Min. Bulkan gives full support ─ reiterates that govt has no intention to dictate the workings of NDCs DPI, ... Read More

“Take off your political caps and govern for all the people of your community” – Min. Bulkan

“Take off your political caps and govern for all the people of your community” – Min. Bulkan

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 18, 2018

– Chairs and Vice-chairs of Region 3 sworn in DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 The official swearing-in ceremony of ... Read More

You are elected to serve – Min. Henry to new councillors of New Amsterdam Municipality

You are elected to serve – Min. Henry to new councillors of New Amsterdam Municipality

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 29, 2018

– 4th Council to commence on January 1, 2019 DPI, Guyana, Thursday, November 29, 2018 Fourteen Councillors, ten from the ... Read More

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