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Saturday, August 24, 2019

SOCU case against GBTI Directors thrown out

The case brought against Directors of the Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry (GBTI) by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU's) has been dismissed. The...

Repeat DUI offender gets licence suspended for 12 months

A repeat “Driving under the influence of alcohol” (DUI) offender, was on Wednesday suspended from driving for the next twelve months and also fined...

Minibus driver charged for allegedly raping 13-year-old school girl

A 24-year-old route 42 minibus driver was on Wednesday hauled before Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged for engaging in sexual...

$550M cocaine bust: GRA agent, others refused bail, remanded to prison

After months of investigations by the Criminal Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU), the five men held in connection with the discovery of 84.9 kilogrammes of cocaine...

Justice Reynolds denies ‘stay’ to put on hold M&CC’s paid parking project

-Complainant, Mohendra Arjune alone exempt from paid parking  The application to have a 'stay' placed on the Parking Meter initiative while it is still in...

Housewife on bail for ganja possession

A housewife was on Tuesday brought before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan to answer to the charge of possession of cannabis for the purpose of...

Sexagenarian to stand trial for trafficking cocaine charge

The South Ruimveldt resident who was previously convicted and deported for trafficking cocaine and who earlier this year served time for attempting to traffic...

Policewoman charged for stealing Samsung Galaxy

A policewoman on Thursday appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to a charge of theft. Yonnette Jupiter, 35, pleaded...

Man accused of murdering 13-yr-old for court today

  The suspect in the killing of the Corentyne teen is expected to appear in a Berbice court today to face the capital charge. This was...

Businessman remanded for allegedly trafficking cocaine

The business owner of Glow Again Boutique was on Monday charged after he was allegedly intercepted by Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) ranks with cocaine...

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...