Tag: Member of Parliament

African Guyanese have NOT been disproportionately targeted for termination of Defunct Co-operative Societies

African Guyanese have NOT been disproportionately targeted for termination of Defunct Co-operative Societies

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 2, 2021

I wish to respond to the sixth paragraph of a letter which was entitled “African Guyanese have been disproportionately targeted ... Read More

Minister Parag condemns Opposition for coveting scholarships

Minister Parag condemns Opposition for coveting scholarships

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 24, 2021

- says actions were self-serving     Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag condemned several members of the Opposition for ... Read More

Response to issuing of trawler licenses

Response to issuing of trawler licenses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 1, 2021

A few weeks ago, Mr. Khemraj Ramjattan, Member of Parliament for the APNU/AFC asked in the National Assembly of the Minister ... Read More

Released prisoners served one-third of their sentences

Released prisoners served one-third of their sentences

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 23, 2020

- Minister Benn Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn says the 65 prisoners who were released early had each ... Read More

More than $300M in roadworks for Region One

More than $300M in roadworks for Region One

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- December 20, 2020

Travelling will no longer be a fatigue for residents in Barima-Waini (Region One) with almost $350 million in road rehabilitation ... Read More

National 2020 Budget caters for success of all Guyanese

National 2020 Budget caters for success of all Guyanese

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 16, 2020

-  Amerindian peoples set to benefit - MP Pearson-Fredericks Member of Parliament, Hon. Yvonne Fredericks-Pearson, says the 2020 Budget will ensure ... Read More

Budget allocation, targeted approach to revamp health sector  -MP Smith

Budget allocation, targeted approach to revamp health sector -MP Smith

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 16, 2020

Member of Parliament, Dr. Tandika Smith, says she expects the health sector to be transformed significantly with the $51.7 billion ... Read More

Gov’t to reinstate gratuity to Cuba-trained doctors – M.P. Ramsaran

Gov’t to reinstate gratuity to Cuba-trained doctors – M.P. Ramsaran

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 15, 2020

Government Member of Parliament, Dr. Bheri Ramsaran, today said doctors who were trained in Cuba and have returned to Guyana ... Read More

FAREWELL FEROZE

FAREWELL FEROZE

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2020

May 3, 2020 - It is with sadness that I learned that Feroze Mohamed has died yesterday. All his life, ... Read More

Hobodeia urged to prioritise village improvement plan

Hobodeia urged to prioritise village improvement plan

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- October 20, 2019

– “We have to look to people who can prepare for us a path to development that will lift the ... Read More

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