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Friday, March 24, 2017

Berbice youth apologises in Court for stealing, claims he was drunk

A youngster of East Canje, Berbice was charged and fined for the offence of simple larceny by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he confessed...

Man jailed for killing father-in-law

Alvin Gounga, called “Orvin” and “Captain”, was sentenced to 11 years’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to manslaughter, at a retrial at the High Court on...

ASP in viral video charged for verbal assault, threatening language

The Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) who went viral in a video on social media for displaying unprofessional behavior was today charged for verbal...

Former GDF soldier charged with rape gets bail

An ex-rank of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) was on Friday brought before city Magistrate Judy Latchman, charged with the rape of a teenage...

4 years jail for man who caused death by dangerous driving

A Bourda janitor was this afternoon slapped with a four-year jail term when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court...

Crum-Ewing’s murder case re-opened by DPP

Six months after being acquitted of the murder of political activist Courtney Crum-Ewing, Regan Rodrigues called “Grey Boy” will once again be facing the...

Drunken cop charged, transferred over accident at Bush Lot Village – GPF

The Guyana Police Force (GPF), earlier today, said that the policeman who was involved in an accident at Bush Lot Village, West Coast Berbice, while...

Charlestown woman fined, jailed for narcotics possession

A 23-year-old Charlestown woman was earlier today fined and sentenced to prison when she appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates'...

Somalian fined, deported for presenting false passport

A Somalian national was arraigned before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Tuesday morning and slapped with a G$100,000 fine by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

Nandlall takes AG to court over nonfunctional Board of Deeds Registry

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Basil Williams has been hauled to the courts over his failure to appoint a Governing Board for the...

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Pakistanis fined, deported for presenting forged documents

Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan fined two Pakistani men $100,000 each on Thursday morning for uttering false documents to a Fly Jamaica Airline representative at...

T&T businesswoman found stabbed to death

(Trinidad Express) A 65-year-old businesswoman was found stabbed to death at her home yesterday. Petra Manwaring was discovered dead on the kitchen floor of her...

Letter: Why is Basil Williams still on the job!

In the history of Guyana's politics many morbid stories have been told of The PNC's actions in and out of power much to the horror...

“Biggy” denies rape, robbery allegations

Carlos Wesley Payne, called “Biggy”, took the stand on Thursday where he denied that he carried out a rape while executing a robbery at...

Trafficking 4.7 kilos of cannabis gets vendor 60 months jail, $6.9M fine

A La Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara vendor was slapped with a 60-month jail term when Magistrate Judy Latchman found him guilty of trafficking...

$605M Drug scandal: No reason for COI into Lawrence’s involvement – Harmon

- GPHC cannot investigate itself – Jagdeo At his post-Cabinet press briefing, State Minister Joseph Harmon told reporters that there is absolutely no need for...

Body of missing T&T girl found dumped in field

(Trinidad Express) Missing mother Sharlene Somai has been found, dead. She was killed and her body dumped in the bushes near her home at...

Queens man jailed for hit-and-run death of Guyanese

A Queens man apologized Thursday before he was sentenced to 2 to 6 years in prison for a fatal hit-and-run crash last year in...

West Coast Demerara man mysteriously dies at work

Twenty-nine-year-old Elvis Johnnie of Lot 93 De Kendren, West Coast Demerara (WCD), a cleaner at the Professional Learning College (PLC) at Meten-Meer-Zorg, West Coast...

CJIA cocaine bust: Trio denied bail

Three men who were busted with 558 grams of cocaine on March 17, 2017 at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) were on Thursday...