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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Roger Simon granted $900,000 bail on terrorism, other charges

After being acquitted of all 12 counts of murder in relation to the February 17, 2008 massacre at Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), former accused,...

Accused in fatal accident of Guyanese boxer “Six Head” to know fate soon

Manex Powers, who is accused of causing the death of former WBA World Welterweight Champion Andrew “Six Head” Lewis, appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore...

BREAKING: Two Bartica massacre accused sentenced to death by hanging

- Third accused acquitted but remained on remand BY RAMONA LUTHI Almost 9 years after the horrific Bartica massacre, gang members Mark Royden Williams, called ‘Durant’...

Duo charged for triple murder in Robb Street fire to stand trial

The duo that were charged in November 2014 for the Robb Street fire which claimed the lives of two sisters and their father, had...

Man freed of rape charge

Ewart Hodge was on Monday freed of a 2012 rape charge after a jury returned with an 11-1 verdict of not guilty on a...

Bartica Massacre trial: Defence begins closing arguments

As the Bartica Massacre trial nears its end, Defence Attorneys Roger Yearwood and Shaphier Husain presented their closing arguments for Mark Royden Williams and...

Man freed of rum shop murder, eyewitness might face perjury charges

Antonio Jaisingh was this afternoon freed of the 2010 Sarah Johanna rum shop murder but a key witness is now under investigation for lying...

Canadian intercepted at CJIA with cocaine remanded

19-year-old Anastasia La Rose, a Canadian resident, today, appeared before the Chief Magistrate, Ann Mc Lennan at the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts charged with attempting to...

Ak-47 trio remanded for unlicenced possession of guns, ammunition

Three men were remanded to prison on Thursday after they appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty, to answer to joint charges of possession of guns...

Rio Night Club girls charged for overstaying, forgery

Four Spanish-speaking women made their appearance before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Courts on Wednesday, to answer to a series of...

Recent Articles

Linden schoolgirl critical after stabbed by colleague

A 15-year-old student of the Linden Foundation Secondary School is battling for her life after being stabbed by a fellow colleague. INews understands that several...

Carnegie re-opens Hibiscus Training Restaurant

The Carnegie School of Home Economics (CSHE) has re-opened the doors of its Hibiscus Training Restaurant to a new batch of students studying the...

Joint Services preparing for elections

Members of the Joint Services on Wednesday participated in one of a series of training activities, in preparation for Regional and General Elections. A Study...

4 charged with murder of Strathspey pensioner

Four men were today charged with the capital offence of murder in relation to the death of a 72-year-old man, who was badly beaten...

91,000 changes to RLE legal – GECOM

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has responded to concerns raised by members of the public regarding the 91,000 changes being made to the Revised...

Citizens Bank invested $629M in local agriculture

Chairman of Citizens Bank Limited, Clifford Reis, on Tuesday said that the commercial institution has invested over $600 million into the local agriculture sector...

PAHO/WHO to brief nation on deadly coronavirus

The Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation country office in Guyana will host soon to brief the Guyanese public on the deadly coronavirus. Cases...

EU deploys election observation mission to Guyana

In response to an invitation by President of Guyana David Granger, the European Union has decided to deploy an Election Observation Mission to observe...

Cattle farmers stranded after leases to lands revoked

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) and the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) are coming in for harsh criticism after a group of farmers on...

Pomeroon men freed of 2016 manslaughter charge

Lennox Baharally, 36, and Rondell Edwards, 21, both boat builders, exited the Suddie High Court as free men on Wednesday after a no-case submission...