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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Taxi driver granted bail on fraud charge

A taxi driver attached to the Green Ice Taxi Service was yesterday granted $20,000 bail when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at...

Man placed on $5,000 bail for threatening language

A 55-year-old man was placed on bail when he appeared, yesterday, at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on a charge of using threatening language. Brian Chung...

Prison officer placed on self bail – charged with assaulting teen at bus...

A 37-year-old prison officer was placed on self bail when he appeared yesterday before Magistrate Brenden Glasford at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, to answer...

‘CRAPO’ FREED OF 2013 MURDER CHARGE

The man who was accused of stabbing his reputed wife’s brother to death outside a wedding house in 2013 was earlier today freed of...

48-yr-old man granted $150,000 bail for alleged rape of 13-yr-old stepdaughter

A resident of Ituni Village, Upper Berbice River was granted $150,000 bail in connection with the alleged rape of his 13-year-old stepdaughter. The 48-year-old man...

High Court trial commences for men accused of slaughtering 12 in Bartica

The five men who were allegedly involved in the slaughter of 12 persons in the infamous Bartica Massacre eight years ago, will finally stand...

Corentyne man accused of raping 12-yr-old girl remanded

A cane harvester was made to stand before the Whim Magistrate’s Court to face the charge of rape of a 12-year-old girl. The 42-year-old Corentyne...

Campbellville man remanded to prison for stealing household appliances

A father of five was remanded to prison on Monday when he made his appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Magistrate Judy Latchman. Keon...

Man jailed for stabbing 11-yr-old boy

A 31-year-old man was earlier today sentenced to prison when he appeared in Court, for stabbing an 11-year-old boy. Carl Anderson Braithwaite plead guilty to...

Norton St man gets 4 years jail, $5.5M fine for ‘ganja’ possession

A 47-year-old Norton Street, Georgetown man was yesterday sentenced to prison and fined more than five million dollars when he appeared before Chief Magistrate,...

Recent Articles

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...

Philadelphia accident leaves several injured

An accident involving two Route 32 minibuses - BTT 4542 and BTT 4448, earlier today (Friday), in the vicinity of Philadelphia, East Bank Essequibo,...

‘Book your spot now!’ …Cricket fans urged to secure CPL tickets early

Guyanese cricket fans are being urged to secure their tickets early so that they do not miss out on the action at this year’s...

France threatens to block trade over Amazon fires

(BBC) France and Ireland say they will not ratify a huge trade deal with South American nations unless Brazil does more to fight fires...

Commonwealth SG calls for greater unity on climate change

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, has called for more action to deal with the impact of climate change as the...

Ramjattan boasts AFC played integral role in closing sugar estates

Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) Khemraj Ramjattan has admitted that his party played an integral role in the decision to close sugar...

Civil society group reiterates calls for President, Cabinet to resign, call elections

Less than a week after its first protest outside of the Ministry of the Presidency (MotP), the Mass Action People’s Movement (MAPM) — a...