PRESS RELEASE People’s National Congress Reform Congress Place, Sophia, Georgetown, Guyana. Wednesday, July 28, 2004




Ms. Juliet Solomon, Special Advisor (Caribbean and Pacific) of the Commonwealth Secretariat and Mr. Lach (Patrick) Fergusson, Senior Programme Officer paid a courtesy call, (today Wednesday, July 28, 2004) on Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform and of the Parliamentary Opposition, Mr. Robert H.O. Corbin at Congress Place, Sophia.

Also in attendance were Mr. Vincent Alexander, MP, Chairman (ag) of the PNCR, Mr. E. Lance Carberry, MP, Opposition Chief Whip, Ms. Clarissa Riehl, MP, Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, Mr. Stanley Ming, MP and Mr. Oscar Clarke, General Secretary of the Party.

Among the matters discussed were the role which the Commonwealth Secretariat can play in seeking to support the Parliamentary Reform Process, and the state of the implementation of the decisions in the Communiqué signed between President Jagdeo and Opposition Leader, Robert Corbin. The PNCR pledged its support for all efforts by the Commonwealth Secretariat which are designed to strengthen parliamentary democracy in Guyana.

People’s National Congress Reform
Congress Place, Sophia,
Georgetown, Guyana.
Wednesday, July 28, 2004