Age does not matter - Youth say voting will not depend on maturity of political representative
Several young people across the Corporate Area have strongly dismissed assertions that the age of a political leader will influence their decision to take part in the democratic process.A debate has again stirred surrounding the capacity of the...
Young people hoping to enter politics to eradicate its corruption
Effecting positive changes in Jamaica's historically murky political environment, along with the desire to serve society, is the main pull for some brilliant youth eyeing representational politics in the country.At a Gleaner Editors' Forum held...
Students get lessons about disabled
Seizing the opportunity to eliminate the stigma associated with disabilities, the Barbados Physical Therapy Association held an evening of activities aimed at sensitizing primary and secondary students. Under the theme Everyone is ABLE, students from 15 public and private schools across the island learned first-hand about some of the challenges faced by people with disabilities. St […]
Police looking for Devon Best
Police are asking Devon Best, whose last known address was 1st Ave, Bank Hall, St Michael, to contact the Black Rock Police Station. In a press release today police Public Relations Officer acting Inspector Roland Cobbler also appealed to family members or friends to ask Best to urgently make contact with the police, either in […]
Golden Jaguars could face Panama in June
President of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Wayne Forde, told Chronicle Sport on Wednesday, that the Golden Jaguars could face CONCACAF powerhouse Panama in the next FIFA International break in June (3 – 13). Forde had pledged to ensure that the Golden Jaguars – Guyana’s senior national football team – will play on every FIFA
AG to resolve matter with Justice Holder
Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Basil Williams has committed to resolving the ongoing issue with High Court Judge, Justice Franklin Holder. Justice Holder had written a letter of complaint to the Acting Chancellor of the Judiciary, Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards, as it relates to an incident in the High Court last week involving Williams.
Foreign student shot in attempted robbery at Cummings Lodge
Indian National, 28-year-old Brianard Revival is in a stable condition at a city hospital after he was shot in his left arm by a bandit, who attempted to rob him in Cummings Lodge, East Coast Demerara on Tuesday night. According to the police, the incident occurred at approximately 23:50hrs at First Street, Cummings Lodge. Investigations have
FOUR murders have been committed within the space of five days between Friday last and yesterday as the situation in crime-ravaged Enterprise, Chaguanas continues to teeter on the brink of open warfare between rival criminal gangs.
Soldier found shot at Camp Cumuto
THE regiment is investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a soldier who was found bleeding and unconscious at his quarters yesterday morning.
Help coming for Shannen
HEALTH Minister Terrence Deyalsingh yesterday gave the assurance that steps are being taken to help three-year Shannen Luke get the critical medical procedure she needs to save her life.