Tag: Public Accounts Committee

Bid Review Committee maintaining transparency – Minister Teixeira

Bid Review Committee maintaining transparency – Minister Teixeira

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- June 14, 2022

- says Mahipaul trying to distract from the “real issue” Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Gail Teixeira, M.P, has ... Read More

Opposition members grilled over illegal sale of unused motor vehicle in 2017

Opposition members grilled over illegal sale of unused motor vehicle in 2017

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- February 28, 2022

A “derelict” vehicle was sold in 2017 by the then Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, to a buyer who was ... Read More

Natural Resource Fund Bill will hold us accountable – President Ali

Natural Resource Fund Bill will hold us accountable – President Ali

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 28, 2021

— Says 2019 version was unconstitutional and severely deficient His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali today said that the Natural Resource Fund ... Read More

Accounting Officers need to be more answerable, careful – Minister Edghill

Accounting Officers need to be more answerable, careful – Minister Edghill

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 13, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, said accounting officers need to be more accountable when answering questions about the ... Read More

No accountability of yellow fever vaccines under previous government

No accountability of yellow fever vaccines under previous government

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- November 2, 2021

─ Public Account Committee hears Member of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, MP, ... Read More

PAC scrutinises M&CC’s $300 M City Restoration Project

PAC scrutinises M&CC’s $300 M City Restoration Project

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 1, 2021

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Monday, examined the 2016 Auditor General’s (AG) Report, where several programmes under the former ... Read More

PAC denies request to further statutorise meetings

PAC denies request to further statutorise meetings

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 1, 2021

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance Hon. Gail Teixeira, M.P, on Monday denied a request made at the Public Accounts ... Read More

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Opposition seeking to hide truth from the public with PAC stalemate

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 25, 2021

- Min Edghill - says Gov’t committed to transparency and accountability Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill says ... Read More

After four years, Gov’t yet to receive $72.3M mobile scales

After four years, Gov’t yet to receive $72.3M mobile scales

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 19, 2021

─foreign supplier unreachable ─Minister Teixeira notes displeasure over matter ─Attorney General, Foreign Affairs Ministry to be engaged Four years on, ... Read More

‘Major shake-up’ imminent at Asphalt Plant, Harbour Bridge  -Minister Edghill

‘Major shake-up’ imminent at Asphalt Plant, Harbour Bridge -Minister Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 18, 2021

Significant changes are set to be made at the Demerara Harbour Bridge Asphalt Plant and the Demerara Harbour Bridge Corporation ... Read More

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