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Sunday, March 24, 2019

“There is a political agenda to witch-hunt me” – Kwame McCoy

Journalist  and former Information Liaison under the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Administration, Kwame McCoy, is claiming that there are efforts being made to...

Daughter of murdered EBE businessman surrenders to police

Bibi Nazeela Habiboodean, the daughter of the murdered East Bank Essequibo (EBE) businessman Habiboodean, is now in police custody after she turned herself in...

Lethem man asked to sing in court to support claim he’s an upcoming music...

* granted bail on larceny charge A  Lethem man was on Tuesday granted bail in the sum of $35,000 when he appeared at the Georgetown...

Vergenoegen woman charged for alleged Facebook threats against President Granger

Bibi Safora Salim, of Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo, appeared in court this afternoon to answer two counts of attempting to incite racial hostility or...

3 men appear in court on rape, sexual assault charges

Three men yesterday made appearances at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on separate rape and sexual assault charges. Lakeram Persaud, 50, of Bartica, Essequibo, was remanded...

Taxi driver charged with murder of Sophia woman

The 31-year-old taxi driver whose vehicle was used to transport the body of Simone Hackett, today made his first court appearance at the Sparendaam...

U.S. Embassy worker, LGBT editor hacked to death in Bangladesh

(CNN) A U.S. Embassy worker and editor of Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine was among two men hacked to death Monday evening in Dhaka, officials say. A...

25-year-old jailed for 4 months for stealing from church

A West Berbice man was yesterday jailed for four months by city Magistrate Fabayo Azore for breaking and entering a church. The accused, Raul Ramsaywack,...

Tempers flare …Scenes outside Court as gold miner charged with murder of ‘Child...

Clevon Hamilton a.k.a 'Quarter' was this afternoon charged with the murder of his 'Child mother' Simone Hackett,  on Tuesday, last. He was not required...

BREAKING… “CHILD FATHER” CHARGED WITH MURDERING SOPHIA WOMAN

Clevon Hamilton a.k.a “Quarter” was moments ago charged for murdering his “Child mother” Simone Hackett, whose partially decomposed body was found in a trench...

Recent Articles

21-year-old miner stabbed to death during row over hammock

A 21-year-old miner who was stabbed during a row over a hammock at 111 Miles Mahdia, Region Eight on Tuesday last succumbed to his...

Man who assaulted wife allegedly beaten to death

Two men were apprehended in Bartica, Region Seven for their alleged involvement in the beating to death of a 32-year-old fruit vendor at Tuschen...

Several others arrested for illegal shotgun, cartridges found at Kupang Backdam

The 38-year-old chef who has been arrested by the police following the discovery of an unlicensed shotgun and live cartridges at a mining camp...

9-hour power outages expected this week

…as GPL conducts line maintenance Several communities in Georgetown and sections of the coast are bracing for at least nine hours of power outage during...

Oil and gas sector: Govt to handle sale of Guyana’s portion of crude...

…separate from ExxonMobil With first oil just around the corner, Guyana appears to be poised to market and sell its own portion of crude oil,...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

3 senior staff fired over Uitvlugt estate “flying knives” incident

The probe into the ‘knife-shredder’ incident at the Uitvlugt Sugar Estate’s has concluded and three senior staff, including one engineer, were fired. This was...

No ‘business as usual’ once Parliament reconvenes – MP

...as calls mount for removal of dual citizens from National Assembly If Parliament is reconvened by Government, it cannot be business as usual for...

Court of Appeal erred with 34 majority reasoning – Ram

Attorney and social commentator, Christopher Ram, has signalled his intention to the Court of Appeal’s recent rulings, saying that the court was “wrong” in...

PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...