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Teen, adult remanded for murder of lad at school concert

Two men- one being a teen- appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s court on Monday, and were charged for the...

Man charged for murder of woman 9 years later

After almost a decade on the run, a thirty-five year-old mason of Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo was on Thursday morning arraigned before...

Man who was shot by police for disorderly behaviour remanded

The man who was shot in his leg late last month by a police officer was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared...

Row over water murder: Bagotstown man charged, remanded

The suspect in the recent Bagotstown stabbing was charged with the capital offence of murder when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on...

Albouystown man to spend 3 years behind bars for marijuana stash under bed

A 28-year-old fisherman who was on Tuesday busted by Police under a bed hugging two bags of marijuana, will now spend three years behind...

Man in high speed car chase gets 1-year jail, $1M fine for fake number...

Elroy Livan, a Lusignan, East Coast Demerara man, was on Thursday morning slapped with a one-year jail term and fined $1 million after Magistrate...

Nandall arrested by SOCU, charged for missing Law books, gets self bail

Former Attorney General, Anil Nandlall was on Thursday arrested by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU), and charged at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court for...

Mahaica man charged for wife’s death in 2015 accident

…as truck runs off Lethem Pirara Bridge Two years after his wife was killed in a gruesome accident on a remote trail in the Lethem...

Cuban national to be deported for overstaying time in Guyana

-          also fined $20,000 Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan, on Tuesday,  fined yet another Cuban for overstaying his time in Guyana when he appeared before her...

Woman jailed for killing best friend in ‘jealous’ rage

-          sentenced to 8 years behind bars The now 20-year-old woman, Angelique Williams, who was charged for murdering her pregnant best friend in 2015, was...

Recent Articles

EITI concerned about lack of petroleum legislation in Guyana

Even as Guyana has begun producing oil, there is an absence of modern legislation to govern the oil and gas sector. This is an area...

Porter dies after falling off moving vehicle

Thirty-six-year-old Sheldon Chase of Lot 103 C Meadowbrook Gardens lost his live on Thursday afternoon after he was crushed by a moving lorry at...

Youth Village opens at D’Urban Park

Scores of students from both Primary and Secondary Schools who gathered for the first day of the Republic Day Youth Village were urged to...

Accused in the rape of 11-year-old girl to face retrial

A 59-year-old Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) man is expected to face a retrial after a jury failed to reach a verdict in his...

CORONAVIRUS: Guyana must be ready to protect citizens – Opposition

By: Devina Samaroo While regional officials have indicated that the deadly coronavirus may not reach the Caribbean, Guyana’s Opposition is urging authorities here to put...

GECOM admits only errors through “inadvertence” can be changed

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has warned that the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is insisting on making 91,000 changes to the Revised List of Electors...

Scott, Felix illegally occupied seats in Parliament – Court rules

The Court of Appeal on Thursday ruled that Minister within the Social Protection Ministry, Keith Scott, and Citizenship Minister Winston Felix illegally occupied seats...

Husband stabs, slits wife’s throat during argument over electrical cord

A domestic worker was late Thursday evening stabbed to death by her reputed husband during an argument over an electrical cord. The dead woman has...

Hururu labourer crushed by fallen log

A 64-year-old labourer of Hururu Mission, Aroaima, Upper Berbice River met his demise on Thursday after he was reportedly crushed by a fallen log....

GPF mulls changing age limit to apply for driver’s licence

The Guyana Police Force is currently considering the possibility of changing the age requirements for persons applying for driver's licence. Traffic Chief Superintendent Linden Isles...