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Monday, January 20, 2020

2 remanded for armed robbery committed on Chinese restaurant

Two out of three bandits who were captured following an armed robbery committed at the 5 Star Chinese restaurant in Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo...

Man charged for alleged sexual assault of 7-yr-old girl

A 30-year-old taxi driver who was hired to transport a 7-year-old girl from school but allegedly diverted to the Jubilee Resort and engaged in...

Teen granted bail over attempt to rape elderly woman

Principal Magistrate Annette Singh on Thursday placed a 17-year-old lad on bail when he appeared before her at the Georgetown Magistrates Courts on a...

Taxi driver disqualified from driving after 3rd DUI conviction

Presiding Linden Magistrate Dylon Bess on Wednesday permanently disqualified the driver’s licence of a Speightland, Linden resident who appeared before him at the Linden...

Man granted bail over alleged theft from male lover

Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan charged and released Glendon Moses of Dazzle Scheme, East Coast Demerara (ECD), on bail at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for...

Teen charged with murder of homeless man

Dave Jacobs, 19, was this morning charged with the murder of a homeless man, which occurred on January 3, 2020. Lochan Persaud Kamaldeo, 43, had...

Former MP charged for sexually assaulting teenage boy

Former People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Member of Parliament (MP), Alister Charlie, was on Tuesday charged and granted bail after being accused of allegedly sexually...

Man charged for murdering ex-girlfriend’s new lover

A Guyana Water Inc. (GWI) employee who murdered his ex-lover's new boyfriend several days ago, was on Monday arraigned before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts...

Court dismisses cases against housekeeper accused of stealing from Minister Broomes

A 33-year-old housekeeper who was accused of stealing $195,000 from Minister Simona Broomes was on Thursday freed of the charge when she appeared at...

Clothes vendor jailed; accomplice remanded for robbing Cuban

A clothes vendor who admitted to robbing a Cuban national was on Thursday sentenced to 18 months imprisonment, while his accomplice was remanded to...

Recent Articles

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

APNU no good for progress, democracy – Jagdeo tells Region 2 supporters

…as Govt given “F” grade in every sector In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) paltry track record in upholding...

PPP rebuilt Guyana without oil & gas – Ali to mammoth Essequibo Coast rally

…vows to transform agriculture sector …promises incentives for rice farmers It was a scene of red, yellow and black at Damon Square, Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast,...

13-yr-old hit in the head after rebuffing classmate’s inappropriate touches

A young teenager is now nursing gaping wounds to her head after she was hit with a piece of wood by a male classmate,...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

PPP promises to help ex-sugar workers get back on their feet

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali, has promised that if his party is elected into office come March then they...

GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the...