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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Kitty businessman charged with fraud

A Kitty, Georgetown businessman was slapped with three counts of fraudulent conversion on Wednesday and appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Nyron Maraj denied the...

Alleged mastermind in Berbice execution remanded

The woman who was identified as the alleged mastermind of the Tain Settlement murder where a 45-year-old domestic worker was executed in her own...

Cross-dressing in Guyana “improper” – Appeal Court

…SASOD might move to CCJ The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) and the Guyana Trans United (GTU) could within the next few weeks take...

Teen remanded over Mash Day robbery

Eighteen-year-old Shawn Smith, of Sussex Street, Georgetown, was on Monday arraigned before city Magistrate Judy Latchman and remanded to the Camp Street prison for...

Alleged arsonist of DJ Magnum’s home granted self bail

The 23-year-old woman who was arrested for an alleged arson attack on her ex-boyfriend’s home was earlier today granted self-bail when she appeared at...

Husband remanded for murder of Rupununi woman

A Rupununi man appeared for the first time at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court earlier today, where he was remanded on a murder charge. Peter Juan,...

PI continues into Babita Sarjou’s murder

As the Preliminary Inquiry into the murder of Babita Sarjou continues, her reputed husband, Sharadanand Narine and his accomplice, Darrel Punton, today appeared before...

Presidential term limit unconstitutional: Court of Appeal upholds Justice Chang’s decision 2 to 1

The Guyana Court of Appeal during a ruling today upheld the decision of former Chief Justice Ian Chang that the presidential term limit was...

Trio accused of murdering Rubis employee for High Court trial

The three men who were detained for the murder of Jason Cort were on Tuesday arraigned before City Magistrate Judy Latchman and sentenced to...

Chancellor to rule in Sovereignty of the people case today

Chancellor of the Judiciary (ag), Carl Singh is expected to rule on a State-sponsored appeal against former Chief Justice (ag) Ian Chang’s ruling that...

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A 19-year-old Venezuelan national is feared drowned after he fell into the Cuyuni River. The incident occurred at around 12:00hrs on Monday. The youth has only...

“We must retake our place as a respected, celebrated democracy” – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has lauded the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) over its “cogent” decision on Wednesday, noting that...

It’s now up to GECOM – Granger admits

It is now up to the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to decide on the next steps in concluding the electoral process in Guyana, says...

Design proposals for new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge unveiled

As plans move apace for the construction of a new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice), four possible designs were unveiled during a...

Woman robbed of close to $1M by armed bandits

A businesswoman is now counting her losses after armed bandits broke into her car and carted off with close to one million dollars in...

Berbice woman remanded for kidnapping baby

A 50-year-old woman of Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) was on Wednesday remanded for kidnapping a child from her biological mother. Beverley Gomes made...

No more delays; GECOM must use recount results for declaration – Canadian official

Assistant Deupty Minister for the Americas of Global Affairs Canada, Michael Grant has described the ruling handed down by the Caribbean Court of Justice...

CCJ has ruled; GECOM must declare winner with recount results – US official

Michael Kozak, Acting Assistant Secretary for U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs says the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) must now declare...

Blackout delays COVID-19 testing

A prolonged period of power outage has resulted in the Ministry of Public Health not being able to provide an update on the COVID-19...

Full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice

The full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice in the case Mohamed Irfaan Ali, et al v Eslyn David, et al: Ali and Jagdeo...