Month: <span>January 2018</span>

Lindo Creek COI will begin to unravel tapestry of criminality from 2000-2008 -President Granger as Justice Trotman is sworn in

  • Posted: January 31, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 31, 2018) President David Granger, today, said that the establishment of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) into the Lindo Creek massacre, which claimed the lives of eight miners in 2008, will lead to the unravelling of the criminal network and exposure of operatives, who were responsible for the reign of terror, …

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President welcomes UN’s referral of Guyana-Venezuela border controversy to ICJ

  • Posted: January 30, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 30, 2018) The Government of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana has welcomed the decision of the Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Mr. Antonio Gutteres to refer the controversy arising out of the claim by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to Guyana’s territory, to the International Court of Justice (ICJ). …

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New land surveyors urged to guard against professional dishonesty

  • Posted: January 30, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 29, 2018) Noting Government’s plans to accelerate physical infrastructural development, agricultural diversification, renewable energy projects, agro-industrial processing and affordable housing drives, Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, charged the eight graduates of the Sworn Land Surveyors Course offered by the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GLSC), to uphold the tenets …

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Transcript of the Address by His Excellency David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, at the 69th Republic Anniversary of India, held at the Guyana Marriott Hotel January 26, 2017

  • Posted: January 30, 2018
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President David Granger: Minister of State, Honourable Joseph Harmon, Former presidents, Mr. Donald Ramotar and Mr. Samuel Hinds, former Prime Minister, Mr. Hamilton Green, Ministers of the Government, Members of the National Assembly, His Excellency, Mr. Venkatachalam Mahalingam, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Distinguished Invitees, Members of the Indian Community, Members of the Media, Ladies …

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President remembers Forbes Burnham’s commitment to working class, social cohesion -at Annual Fund-raising Dinner

  • Posted: January 29, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 28, 2018) President David Granger, last evening, hosted members of the Forbes Burnham Foundation at the Baridi Benab at State House, where they held their Annual Fund-Raising Dinner. This is the first in a series of activities that is being spearheaded by the Foundation to commemorate the 95th birth anniversary of …

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President lauds service of MOTP staff members

  • Posted: January 29, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 27, 2018) President David Granger, yesterday, told members of staff at the Ministry of the Presidency that he trusts and likes them as a team of public servants as they have strived to live up to his expectations of integrity, impartiality, industry and intelligence. The Head of State was at the …

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New Cheddi Jagan Int’l Airport must boast efficiency as entry point to a modern state -President Granger as he conducts site visit

  • Posted: January 29, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 27, 2018) President David Granger, this morning, charged the management and staff of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) to commit to ensuring that with a newly modernised airport comes efficiency, high standards and quality service, where an increasing number of investors, tourists and the travelling public can be in an …

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President joins nonagenarian in birthday celebration

  • Posted: January 29, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (January 28, 2018) President David Granger, yesterday, journeyed to Belladrum, West Coast Berbice to join the relatives and friends of Mr. Sydney Grenville, one of Guyana’s newest nonagenarians, in the celebration of this milestone. Mr. Grenville, a well-known resident of the village, marked this significant birth anniversary last Wednesday, January 24, 2018. …

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“Once it has to do with the quality of life of our people, we will be there with you” – State Minister makes good on promise to Alexander Village residents

  • Posted: January 29, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana — (January 28, 2018) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, yesterday afternoon, promised to work alongside neighbourhood constituencies in order to achieve an improved quality of life for all Guyanese. The Minister made this pledge while at a commissioning ceremony for three newly constructed bridges at Alexander Village in Georgetown. The construction of …

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