April 10, 2021

Guyana government to challenge no-confidence vote in court

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By Neil Marks From Reuters GEORGETOWN (Reuters) – Guyana’s government will challenge in court a parliamentary no-confidence vote that toppled President David Granger’s ruling coalition amid a dispute over developing the country’s nascent oil industry, the country’s attorney general said on Thursday. The Dec. 21 vote triggered new elections within 90 days, after one lawmaker […]

Guyana: Jagdeo wants to sit down and talk with Granger

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian Following the shocking collapse of the APNU+AFC Government last night, which came as a result of a no-confidence motion that was brought by opposition leader Bharrat Jagdeo and supported by dissenting AFC Parliamentarian Charandass Persaud, general elections are now scheduled to be held by 20 March, a mere three months […]

Guyana: Granger’s Presidency comes to a shocking end, new elections soon

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian The No Confidence Motion that was brought by opposition leader Bharrat Jagdeo got the support of AFC Parliamentarian Charandass Persaud, who voted in its favour just before 10pm Friday night, thus inevitably bringing an end to the rule of the APNU/ AFC Government. Charandass who was questioned by his fellow APNU+AFC […]

David Ramnarine resigns from the Guyana Police Force

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian Guyana Guardian – Assistant Commissioner of Police David Ramnarine has resigned from the Guyana Police Force, citing the government’s failure to confirm him as the top cop or even appointing him as a Deputy Commissioner. While details are sketchy, the Guyana Guardian was informed by a usually reliable source […]