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Sunday, July 5, 2020

Kaneville murder: Man changes plea to guilty, gets 9 years sentence

Thirty-two-year old Rayan Van Lange who initially plead not guilty to murdering his cousin-in-law changed his plea to guilty moments before the commencement of...

Mason gets 9 months jail over theft of gold chains, rings

A mason was on Wednesday morning jailed for simple larceny when he appeared before Magistrate Dylan Bess at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Leon Murray, 30,...

Kaneville man faces trial for murder of cousin-in-law at wife’s birthday party

Ryan Van Lange, of 69 First Street, Kaneville, East Bank Demerara (EBD), has pleaded not guilty to allegations that he murdered his cousin-in-law, Jason...

Sophia businessman charged for attempting to bribe Police

....along with accomplice A prominent Sophia entrepreneur and his accomplice were on Tuesday afternoon brought before the court of Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan where they...

Man accused of robbing Qualfon employees charged, remanded to prison

One of the suspects accused of intercepting a Qualfon minibus and robbing several of the company’s employees was on Monday morning hauled before the...

Men charged for La Penitence shooting, chopping ….after row over drugs escalates

Colin Daly and Rayon Jonas of Mandela Avenue, Georgetown on Monday found themselves arraigned before Georgetown Magistrate Judy Latchman in the aftermath of an...

20-year-old charged with murder of Sophia bread vendor

A Sophia resident was on Monday arraigned for the murder of bread vendor, Andre Alexander, when he appeared at the Sparendam Magistrate’s Court. Shaquille Grant,...

Dr Noel Blackman jailed for 50 months in New York court

Just over a year after being arrested, former Health Minister, Dr Noel Blackman has been sentenced to 50 months’ imprisonment for writing a number...

Alleged fraudster remanded

Alleged fraudster; Ransfred Williams found himself before City Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday and was remanded to prison following a series of fraud charges...

Man gets 4 years jail for tossing marijuana into prison

The individual, who was earlier this week arrested by officers for allegedly tossing bags containing marijuana over the Camp Street prison wall, was on...

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5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

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… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...

Over 1300 persons repatriated to Guyana – GCAA Chairman

The National Covid-19 Task Force has managed to repatriate over 1,300 Guyanese back to their homeland, after being stranded overseas due to the COVID-19...

Court awards $10M to WCB cash crop farmers

…after Region 5 REO maliciously bulldozed farms in 2018 The High Court has awarded over $10 million relief to three cash crop farmers of Region...

Container trucks, lorries to be restricted during rush hours

The Guyana Police Force on Friday announced that it will start restricting container trucks and lorries along the roadways during peak hours. In a post...

Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...