A forensic audit report on the billion-dollar Carifesta X, hosted here in 2008, has found that there was no budget, the accounting was badly handled, there were transactions without tender board input, controversial government holding company NICIL provided significant financing and $26m is still outstanding to various creditors. 0
Mere days before a final report is to be handed over, a petition for the Walter Rodney Commission of Inquiry (CoI) to sit for two more weeks so as to complete its work was on Thursday handed over to government. 0
Farm on the East Bank Demerara is nothing like its name, unless you count the little kitchen gardens here and there.
The festival of Diwali is over but Hindus are still talking about the controversy over the date. The national holiday for the occasion was given on Tuesday, November 10, although many people believed that the correct day was on Wednesday, November 11 and observed on that day.