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Sunday, December 15, 2019

North Ruimveldt minibus driver remanded on attempted murder charge

Clayson Clementson, 47, of North Ruimveldt, Georgetown was earlier today remanded to prison on a charge of attempted murder. Clementson who is a mini-bus driver...

NOT GUILTY: Fraud charge against Carvil Duncan dismissed

A city Magistrate on Wednesday dismissed a fraud charge against Carvil Duncan, a trade unionist and former member of the Board of Directors of...

Bartica Massacre trial sees two guilty pleas so far

Of the five persons charged for the Bartica massacre- that resulted in the deaths of 12 persons in 2008- two of them have so...

Man gets 9 months jail for stealing hardware items

A 56-year-old man was sentenced to 9 months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to stealing a number of hardware items. Osman Hussain told Magistrate Dylan Best that...

Two bailed for swindling media photographer

Two men were earlier today granted bail when they appeared before Magistrate Leron Daly at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court for allegedly taking money from...

Alleged ring thief granted G$70,000 bail

A man accused of stealing a gold and diamond ring was on Monday morning granted his pretrial liberty when he appeared before Chief Magistrate...

EBD man remanded for robbery under arms

An alleged “big time” robber from the East Bank of Demerara (EBD) was on Monday remanded to prison by Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the...

Attorney General should be hauled before court for contempt

- AG Williams flagrantly violated the sub judice principle in the Duncan matter, says Nandlall Former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil...

Court order blocking Duncan tribunal to be challenged by Govt

Government has indicated that it will, tomorrow, be challenging the court order prohibiting the Carvil Duncan tribunal from continuing its work. Minister of State Joseph...

Guyanese Judges capitalise on intense study tour in Canada

Representatives of the Guyanese court system spent an intense week in Vancouver, Canada this month studying the British Columbia (BC) Provincial Court’s problem-solving courts,...

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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...