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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Annandale fraudster fined $100,000

An East Coast Demerara man was fined $100,000 when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan and pleaded guilty to a fraud charge. Christopher Ramsammy,...

Tug boat cocaine haul from Guyana had potential street value of £512m, UK Court...

Reprinted from STV News The amount of cocaine found hidden on board a Turkish tug boat was “unprecedented” and had a potential street value of £512...

Man busted with marijuana at Matthews Ridge – to make first court appearance today

A resident of Matthews Ridge, North West District, is expected to make his first court appearance today to answer to a narcotic possession charge. According...

Former CANU officer convicted of trafficking cocaine in shoe soles

jailed for 4 years, ordered to pay a fine of over $1.5M A former Customs Anti Narcotics Unit (CANU) officer and another man were...

Dataram’s ex-wife among four remanded on drug possession charge

Four persons, including the ex-wife of self-confessed drug baron Barry Dataram, were on Monday remanded to prisons after they appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates...

Two charged for cocaine in frozen fish at airport

Two relatives were this morning charged and remanded to prison following the seizure of a large quantity of cocaine discovered in a cargo shipment...

T&T woman facing over 140 fraud-related charges sent for psychiatric evaluation

(Trinidad Guardian) Fraud accused Vicky Boodram has been sent to St Ann’s Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation on the request of her attorney. Boodram, who...

Five expected to face Court soon over marijuana found in house at Versailles –...

The ex-wife of a self confessed drug dealer who is presently before the Courts on cocaine possession charges was last evening arrested along with...

Carjacker jailed – admits to stealing vehicle

A 21-year-old man will spend the next 18 months in prison after he confessed to stealing a Toyota Raum vehicle when he appeared before...

Diamond resident charged for illegal gun, ammo possession

A Providence, East Bank Demerara man was on Wednesday slapped with two counts of illegal gun and ammunition possession and appeared before Chief Magistrate...

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Miner charged for murder of cousin

A miner who allegedly murdered his cousin during an argument was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. David...

Teen miner remanded on murder charge

A teen miner was Tuesday remanded to prison for the murder of his friend, Herbert Willie on March 24, 2019. Emmanuel McCloud, 19, was not...

Linden house destroyed by fire; 8 homeless 

A fire of unknown origin today destroyed a house at Amelia's Ward, Mackenzie in Linden, Region Ten, leaving eight persons homeless. The house reportedly went...

Govt dual citizens will return to National Assembly – Chief Whip

Dual citizenship parliamentarians on the government side will return to the National Assembly despite court rulings that such persons are disqualified from sitting in...

Bravo and Watson come up trumps against Delhi

Chennai Super Kings 150 for 4 (Watson 44, Mishra 2-35) beat Delhi Capitals 147 for 6 (Dhawan 51, Bravo 3-33) by six wickets This encounter was billed as...

LETTER: The APNU/AFC’s selective acceptance of Appellate Court’s ruling is no surprise

Dear Editor, The masses in Guyana and abroad are still shocked beyond belief by the Appellate Court’s split decision to nullify the Chief Justice (ag)...

Guyana signs trade agreement with UK

Ambassador David Hales last Friday signed the CARIFORUM-United Kingdom Economic Partnership Agreement and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of the Government of...

PAHO calls for hefty taxes on fatty, salty, sugary foods

Given that Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) is one of the main causes of death among Guyanese, specialists at the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) believe...

Nicholas Boyer new GCCI President

Nicholas Boyer of National Hardware Limited has been elected the new President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI). Timothy Tucker of Rid-O-Pes...

Albouystown man found ‘not guilty’ of 2016 murder

Kevin Garraway, 21, of Albouystown, today exited the courtroom a free man after a 12 member jury found him not guilty for the 2016...