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Thursday, January 23, 2020

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...

NOTORIOUS MOTOR-CYCLE BANDIT REMANDED

- charged with committing several gun-point robberies at gas stations, supermarkets on East Coast Demerara A 26-year-old serial robber of 86 Nelson Street, Mocha Arcadia,...

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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...