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GUYANA | PNCR Chair Volda Lawrence calls for an end to the carnage

Chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), Volda Lawrence has called on her supporters to end more than two days of violent unrest across various communities and in exchange she is calling on President Irfaan Ali to take similar action.

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GUYANA | Guyana asks Britain, Caribbean Regional Security System to help probe killings

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, September12, 2020 -Demerara Waves -  President Irfaan Ali has announced that Guyana has asked the United Kingdom (UK) and the Caribbean Regional Security System (RSS) to probe the killing of three youths over the past three days and violent unrest in West Coast Berbice that has resulted in severe injuries, robberies and damage to property.

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GUYANA | Shakeup in Guyana Military? Gary Beaton promoted to Brigadier with immediate effect

GEORGETOWN Guyana, Sept 1, 2020 - A massive shake-up is brewing in the top brass of Guyana’s military with the new promotions announced on Saturday by the new Irfaan Ali/ Bharrat Jagdeo administration, which may effectively supersede the promotions carried out by former president Brigadier (Rtd.) David Granger prior to leaving office earlier this year.

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GUYANA | Race Tension High In Guyana, Civil unrest possible

GEORGETOWN, Guyana. August 29, 2020 - All is not well in Guyana as simmering political tension over the arrest and detention by the ruling PPP of several Guyana Electoral Commission (GECOM) officers seem to have exploded in the community of  Belladrum, West Coast resulting in the deployment of heavily armed police officers to break up the protest.

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GUYANA | Guyana's New President Dr. Irfan M. Ali Sworn in on Sunday

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 2, 2020 - Guyana’s ninth Executive President, 39 year old Dr Irfaan Ali was sworn in on Sunday afternoon, a short while after GECOM made a 2:30 pm declaration that the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) had won the March 2 General and Regional elections.

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GUYANA | Opposition breached judicial traditions on elections AG tells OAS

GEORGETOWN, July 22, 2020 - Attorney General (AG) and Minister of Legal Affairs Basil Williams has told the OAS, that the prolonged delay in the declaration of the March 2 general and regional elections began when the opposition PPP breached an age-old judicial tradition of not approaching the courts before an official declaration of election results.

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