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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Hercules found not guilty of uncle’s murder

22-year-old murder accused Nicholas Hercules was on Tuesday freed by Justice Sandhil Kissoon at the High Court after a not guilty verdict was directed. Hercules...

Friendship man jailed for causing death of 12-year-old

A truck driver will spend the next three years in jail after he was found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving. Clyde Barker was...

Nine months jail for handyman for stealing tools

A 50-year-old handyman was jailed for 9 months at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Friday when he admitted to robbing a house of a...

‘Picture Boy’ sentenced to death – 12-man jury found him guilty during...

By Kizzy Coleman Cyon Collier, called “Picture Boy”, who was indicted for the 2006 double murder of the two brothers, Ray Walcott called “Sugar” and...

Guyana Goldfields employee charged for death of pedestrian

A thirty-three-year-old Guyana Goldfields employee was on Friday granted $600,000 bail by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan when he appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts...

Super Bet cashier granted $100,000 bail over larceny charge

A cashier attached to Super Bet, Regent Street branch, was brought before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today (Monday) charged for reportedly stealing from...

Bandits caught in Eccles’ break-in to appear in court today

The two bandits who were caught red-handed as they broke into the home of Attorney, Paula Nicolson on Wednesday are expected to make their...

Lindener jailed for armed robbery

A Lindener, Delroy Griffith, was sentenced to three years in prison by Magistrate Wanda Fortune on Thursday after he was found guilty of robbery...

Venezuelan remanded over stabbing altercation

A Venezuelan man was on Tuesday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrates Ann McLennan when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with...

Minibus driver charged with causing death of 52-y-o woman, remanded

A minibus driver who allegedly drove recklessly on March 13, 2018 causing the death of a 52-year-old woman was on Monday before the Court...

Recent Articles

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...

Albouystown man jailed for stabbing girlfriend during argument

A man, who was charged in February and was granted $80,000 bail for stabbing his girlfriend during an argument was on Tuesday sentenced to...