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TIGI wants penalties in place for Office of Commissioner of Information– Says Office has evolved into a controlling mechanism for requested data

kaieteur news  May 14, 2017  Transparency Institute Guyana Incorporated (TIGI) remains concerned about the state of the Office of the Commissioner of Information which is currently headed by, Charles Ramson Snr. According to TIGI’s head, Dr. Troy Thomas, there are a number of issues regarding the Office of Commissioner which…

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Education COI reveals…Ghost teachers lurking in the system – COI Chairman– Minister calls situation “high fraud”, “beyond powers of the Ministry”

kaieteur news  Apr 29, 2017 News  Sometime ago calls were made for the Ministry of Human Services, now the Social Protection Ministry, to launch an investigation into allegations of an Old Age pension list fraught with ghost pensioners. However, a similar state of affairs has now been uncovered within the…

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SOCU detains ex-Rice Board chief, Essequibo miller

kaieteur news  Apr 09, 2017  The country’s former head of the Guyana Rice Board and a prominent Essequibo miller were both pulled in for questioning yesterday as investigators of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) continued its probe into the spending of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB). Both former…

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APNU+AFC has “one-term” window to prove it is different – Dr. Hinds— Says if administration fails, it would only have itself to blame

Feb 27, 2017  kaieteur News  Executive Member of the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Dr. David Hinds believes that the coalition administration has a “one-term” window to prove it is different from its predecessor, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP). And if it does not make it beyond that point, then Dr. Hinds…

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In spite of criticisms… Guyana stands to benefit immensely from recovery of stolen state assets – Dr. Hinds– says passage of SARA Bill necessary in fight against corruption

Feb 27, 2017 kaieteur News  While criticism of the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA) Bill may be part of the democratic process, Executive Member of the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), Dr. David Hinds says that stakeholders must bear one salient point in mind; all of Guyana stands to benefit immensely with its…

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