POLITICIANS from Guyana’s main opposition party protested inside parliament yesterday during a speech by President David Granger who they accuse of vote rigging.
People’s Progressive Party (PPP) MPs held up placards reading “free and fair elections” while others...
Saturday 4th Nov 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
GUYANA’S opposition warned on Thursday the country was heading for dictatorship in its Republic Day message.The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) said that on the 47th anniversary of independence from Britain, the political, economic and social gains made during...
Saturday 25th Feb 2017
GUYANA’S opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has accused President David Granger of trying to rig the 2020 general election.
Former PPP agriculture minister Leslie Ramsammy spoke out in an article for the iNews website after People’s National Congress (PNC)...
Tuesday 10th Jan 2017
Information implicates ex-PM in assassination
Monday 22nd Feb 2016
posted by James Tweedie in World
VENEZUELA rejected demands by the US ambassador to Guyana on Tuesday for it to respect a 19th-century imperialist treaty.
New ambassador Perry Holloway called on neighbouring Venezuela to abide by the 1899 ruling of a Washington tribunal that the disputed Essequibo region belonged to...
Thursday 8th Oct 2015
THE presidents of Venezuela and Guyana agreed on Sunday to resume diplomatic relations as a prelude to talks over oil exploration in disputed waters.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and Guyanese President David Granger met for the first time in New York in talks mediated by UN...
Tuesday 29th Sep 2015
Oil discovery exacerbates long-standing territorial dispute
Thursday 30th Jul 2015
VENEZUELA is asking the UN to mediate in a dispute with neighbouring Guyana over maritime drilling rights, Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez said yesterday.
The announcement came after Venezuela threatened to cancel an oil-for-rice deal with Guyana and buy produce from Suriname...
Saturday 11th Jul 2015
VENEZUELAN President Nicolas Maduro said on Monday he was recalling the country’s ambassador to Guyana for consultations over a territorial dispute that has been reignited by oil giant Exxon Mobil.
The dispute, which stems from Britain’s annexation of the Essequibo region...
Wednesday 8th Jul 2015
by Our Foreign Desk
GUYANA’S President David Granger expressed satisfaction at the weekend with the solidarity offered to his country by other Caribbean Community (Caricom) member states in its territorial dispute with Venezuela.
“Caricom is united solidly behind...
Monday 6th Jul 2015