PRESS RELEASE People’s National Congress Reform Congress Place, Sophia, Georgetown, Guyana. Tuesday, January 11, 2005




The Commonwealth Secretary General’s Special Envoy to Guyana, Sir Paul Reeves, paid a courtesy call on the Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform and of the Parliamentary Opposition, Mr. Robert H.O. Corbin, M.P., today Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at his Congress Place Office, Sophia.

Sir Paul Reeves’ visit to Guyana was in keeping with his mandate as Special Envoy of the Commonwealth Secretariat General to advice on possible initiatives by the Commonwealth to enhance democratic governance in Guyana.

The Special Envoy took the opportunity of the visit to update himself on the current state of affairs in Guyana while the Leader of the Opposition briefed Sir Paul on the status of several matters since his last visit.

Accompanying Sir Paul were, Secretariat staff members Ms. Juliet Solmon, Special Adviser Caribbean / Pacific and Mr. Lach Fergussen, Political Officer. The PNCR’s delegation included Chairman of the Party, Mr. Winston Murray, M.P., Director of Economic Services and Advisor to the Leader on National Development issues, Mr. Stanley Ming, M.P., Chairperson of the Parliamentary Sub-Committee on Foreign Affairs and Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms. Clarissa Riehl, M.P., Director of Mobilisation and Advisor on Electoral Matters, Mr. Vincent Alexander, M. P., Mr. James Mc Allister, MP and General Secretary of the Party, Mr. Oscar Clarke.


People’s National Congress Reform
Congress Place, Sophia,
Georgetown, Guyana.
Tuesday, January 11, 2005