Granger still studying Jagdeo’s latest nominees for GECOM Chairmanship

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FLASH BACK: President David Granger greets Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on his arrival at State House for consultations on the appointment of the Chancellor of the Judiciary and the Chief Justice, President David Granger on Thursday indicated that Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo’s latest list of nominees for the post of Chairman of the Guyana Elections Read More

Jagdeo, political analyst differ on impact of sugar industry downsizing on PPP support base

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Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo addressing a Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union meeting at Enterprise, East Coast Demerara. Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo on Wednesday feared that closure of key operations of the state-owned Guyana Sugar Corporation (Guysuco) might be aimed at eroding the People’s Progressive Party’s (PPP) support base,  but at least one political analyst Read More

BCF inmate serving life sentence attempts suicide

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August 31st, 2017 1 comments An attempted suicide has been reported at Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) where an inmate serving a life sentence was found with a noose around his neck Thursday. The inmate has been identified as Mervin Moise. A BCF official told St Lucia Times that officers assigned to the maximum security unit Read More

Sacred Heart University’s president leads change, but maintains school’s core values

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John Petillo. Photo by Phil Hall No one can accuse Sacred Heart University President John J. Petillo of sitting back and overseeing a static school. Since June 2016, the university has had a stellar year, adding four master’s programs, establishing a school of computing, taking over Bridgeport’s St. Vincent’s College, partnering with Newark-based Seton Hall Read More