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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Teen, three others arraigned for murdering Berbice carpenter

Four men, including a teenager, of Upper Corentyne, Berbice appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court, earlier today, where they...

Feeble taxi driver remanded on charges for gun, cannabis possession

A Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo taxi driver, who allegedly is a stroke victim, had to be assisted into the courtroom of Chief Magistrate Ann...

420 years cumulative jail sentence for Bartica massacre suspect Celbert ‘Chi-Chi’ Reece

* but will spend only 35 years in jail  The boat captain, who transported the gunmen for the Bartica massacre, was on Friday jailed...

Single-mother wins case against Govt

- after she challenged the State’s repossession of her 'core' home at Parfaite Harmonie Chief Justice (ag) Madame Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards has ruled in favour...

Taxi driver accused on stealing $6M granted bail

A taxi driver of East La Penitence, Georgetown, was on Friday slapped with a breaking and entering charge after he was accused of stealing...

Days of handpicking judges over – AG Williams

The days of handpicking and secret overtures to fill vacancies in the office of Judges are over and Head of State David Granger would...

Cross-dressing suit set for Appeal hearing today

As the Guyana Trans United (GTU) and the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) join the global observances of November as Trans Awareness Month,...

Female accomplice in Rohee’s robbery remanded for robbery under arms

The female suspect who was arrested, in connection with the robbery under arms committed last Friday at the home of Peoples Progressive Party (PPP)...

Colwyn Harding, another remanded on robbery charge

Two men were earlier today charged with robbery when they appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate's Court. Tyrone Escort, a 23-year-old...

Self confessed drug lord, wife charged with illegal possession of firearm

Convicted drug lord Barry Dataram and his reputed wife Anjanie Boodnarine were again before the courts, on Tuesday morning, this time charged with illegal...

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Caretaker Govt has no right to sign oil lifting contract months before elections –...

…warns that attempts to bind Guyana in long-term contract will be reviewed Amid revelations that the Government invited various companies to come and pitch proposals...

Dead person, previously registered persons on list

As the People’s Progressive Party continues to scrutinise the list of “new” registrants in the scrapped House-to-House Registration, names of persons who were previously...

Gunmen invade Berbice supermarket

…shoot owner, escape with car Over six gunmen on Saturday evening invaded a Berbice supermarket, firing shots indiscriminately as they demanded cash and valuables. Reports...

“Never thought I would see hunger return to Guyana” ꟷ Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Saturday told the Guyanese diaspora in Queens, New York (NY), that he never thought he would see hunger returning...

Cop drowns during boat mishap in Berbice River

A Police Corporal died this morning (Saturday, December 14, 2019) after falling overboard in the Berbice River. Dead is 43-year-old Chakumba Scipio, who was attached...

Essequibians frustrated over the slow drainage system

Residents living along the Essequibo Coast in Region Two, particularly those within the township of Anna Regina, are frustrated over the drainage system and...

Bandits break into Tuschen home

A Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) home was broken into and robbed on Friday. The incident is believed to have occurred sometime after 10:30h, which...

GECOM places onus on PPP to check 20,000 unverified registrants

Despite discovering significant inaccuracies in the House-to-House (H2H) data that was cross-matched overseas, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) will be moving ahead with including...

Free and fair elections integral for credible investments – AmCham

The American Chamber of Commerce in Guyana (AmCham) on Thursday evening hosted its inaugural Black Tie Recognition Gala, reflecting on their achievements throughout the...

Man injured in Nandy Park accident

A motorcyclist was struck this afternoon struck down by a motorcar on the East Bank of Demerara. According to an eyewitness, the motorcyclist was proceeding...