Georgetown, Guyana – (April 26, 2020) His Excellency David Granger, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, is saddened at the death of former Chancellor of the Judiciary, Mr. Keith Massiah, OR, SC.

Mr. Massiah, 93, died on Friday, April 24, 2020 at a city hospital following a period of illness.

He was appointed Chancellor of the Judiciary in1984 and retired from that position in 1988. He also served as Attorney General of Guyana.

He was awarded Guyana’s second highest honour — the Order of Roraima (OR) — for service of an exceptionally high quality and beyond the normal call of duty in the administration of Justice and in the field of law.

President Granger expresses heartfelt sympathy to Mr. Massiah’s wife, Mrs. Maureen Mae Massiah, CCH, his three children, three grandchildren, other relatives and friends

Leave a Comment