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  1. Ministers making untrue statements on oil and gas issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Stabroek News

    I believe it is the mandate of any citizen of the land, who expects veracity in the leaders they have chosen, if they are in possession of facts, to expose any politician for duplicitous statements or actions. Recently, three ministers of the government, namely, Minister Raphael Trotman, Minister Dominic Gaskin and Minister Khemraj Ramjattan released incorrect information to the public via the press corps, which indicated that in 1997, according to Minister Trotman; 2008, according to Minister Gaskin; and 2011, according to Minister Ramjattan, that then President Bharrat Jagdeo had amended the Petroleum Act so as to ensure that the ExxonMobil contract could not be released to the public.

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  2. Jagdeo was no Lee Kwan YewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Stabroek News

    I was in the ninth grade when I decided to study economics. Truthfully, I was inspired by then-President Bharrat Jagdeo, whose fluency in matters of economic policy and professed passion for economic development I found captivating.

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  3. Cynthia Dookie a multifaceted Ms Global 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Gleaner

    ... activities. And when I started working, I was hired as a confidential secretary at Office of the President, Bharrat Jagdeo," she said. Adventurous and outgoing, Cynthia enjoys travelling to new places, experiencing rich and diverse cultures ...

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  4. Patterson accused of misleading on distribution of oil blocksRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 16 | Stabroek News

    The opposition People's Progressive Party yesterday refuted a claim by Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson that it had distributed all of the country's petroleum-mining blocks, while challenging him to disclose all of the allocations. At a press conference on Thursday, members of the Alliance For Change were asked to respond to accusations made by opposition leader Bharrat Jagdeo that the party's members had applied for Petroleum Exploration Licences with the intention of acquiring available petroleum-mining blocks for immediate resale on the international market.

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  5. Jagdeo warns of executive move against police hierarchyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Stabroek News

    Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has once again decried the recently-concluded Commission of Inquiry into the police force's handling of an alleged plot to kill the president, saying it is nothing more than a tool to destroy the careers of hardworking policemen and an avenue to interfere with the Guyana Police Force. "I believe that this government is using the CoI to shaft some of the senior people in the police force and that it was all carefully planneda to damage the careers of some individuals by this public charade, this buffoonery that took place in the CoI and it was indeed for that purpose," Jagdeo told a press conference at his Church Street office on Wednesday.

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  6. Tropical Storm Jose could regain hurricane strength-NHCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  7. Assistant Commissioner Paul Williams to act as Crime ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  8. National Trust never approached to help repair Freemasons' HallRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  9. Jagdeo still awaiting word on third Gecom listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    Almost three weeks after Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo submitted a third list of nominees for the post of Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission , President David Granger is still to make his position known. Observers are concerned at the continuous delays in making a selection particularly since the post has been vacant since February of this year.

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  10. CH&PA admits no consultation with Mocha NDC on relocating of squatter familiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  11. Norton St grandfather sentenced to four years for 34 kg of ganjaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  12. 'Tear Drop' charged with $1.1M robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  13. McDonald's General Store scaling downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  14. Probe launched of President's press officer's alleged slurRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. Citing recent hurricane activity, the state-owned Guyana Oil Company yesterday announced that fuel prices ...

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  15. GUYOIL raises fuel pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    ... be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. An investigation has been launched into private Facebook conversations between President David Granger's ...

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  16. Jagdeo queries land, tolls for new Demerara River bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Stabroek News

    With Government announcing that construction of the new Demerara Harbour Bridge will begin next year, several concerns need to be urgently addressed and more specifically as it relates to funding and land acquisition, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday said. "There are questions to answered and publiclya will there be subsidy to cushion the tolls, what will be the tolls, what about supporting infrastructure, guarantee for debt?" Jagdeo questioned.

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  17. The government's bosses are demanding the ExxonMobil contract be placed in the public domainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Stabroek News

    ... from making public the contract which was signed with Exxon in 1999 on behalf of the people of Guyana. Bharrat Jagdeo who today is calling for the contract to be made public had 12 years as Head of Government to do so, but treated the contract like ...

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  18. Bartica massacre convict still elusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Stabroek News

    ... Woodlands Hospital after they were involved in a motorcycle accident yesterday afternoon. Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday called on the government to evacuate Guyanese from islands hard-hit by Hurricane Irma last week. A man has been held ...

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  19. Petroleum Act does not prohibit disclosure of ExxonMobil contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Stabroek News

    ... the Act is under review. He attributes the 'non-disclosure clause' to being an addition of former President, Bharrat Jagdeo, in 1997. I respectfully submit that there is no provision in the said Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Act which ...

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  20. City setting up new committee to renegotiate parking contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Stabroek News

    ... Woodlands Hospital after they were involved in a motorcycle accident yesterday afternoon. Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday called on the government to evacuate Guyanese from islands hard-hit by Hurricane Irma last week. A man has been held ...

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