President again says $4.5b spending by Finance Minister legitimate
President Donald Ramotar convened another press conference today in which he again defended the $4.5b spending by Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh which has raised the spectre of an opposition motion of no-confidence which can bring the government down and trigger fresh general elections. This GINA photo shows the President speaking to reporters at State House.
The village of Moraikobai, situated up the Mahaicony River, Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five), yesterday, became the latest beneficiary under President David Granger’s Five B’s or ‘Boats, Buses, Bicycles plus Breakfast and Books’ Programme, which is aimed at ensuring that every child has access to and stays in school.
Riled up over expired product: City Constables were on Friday called to calm a riled crowd after a customer who purchased a product from Annie’s Variety Store in the Acme Building on Regent Street and found that it was expired was unsuccessful in getting the proprietor to exchange it or refund her.