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Saturday, January 22, 2022

Shooter, getaway driver arraigned for Albouystown Christmas Eve murder

Two men were remanded to prison on Monday after they were charged with the Christmas Eve 2021 murder of 28-year-old Deon Charles called “Zip”. Appearing...

Trio charged with armed robbery

Three men were on Monday slapped with two counts of armed robbery when they appeared at the Whim Magistrate’s Court. Delroy Parks, 38, a farmer...

Duo in fatal shooting of bodyguard remanded to prison

Two men have been charged and remanded to prison for the shooting to death of 40-year-old bodyguard/training officer Garfield Newton. Charged are 24-year-old Judah...

Man, accused of child rape, charged for attempted murder

  A Wisroc, Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) man, Jamal Reagon Forde, otherwise known as “Sugar” who is being investigated for child rape, was...

Manhattan men charged with fatal stabbing of Guyanese

Twenty-two-year-old Raymond Kenner and Alexander Stephens, 31, both of Manhattan, New York were on Thursday charged for the fatal stabbing of a Guyanese man...

After 5 years on the run: Man remanded to prison for fatal accident

After being on the run for over five years, a man who was responsible for the death of a boat captain in a vehicular...

Neesa Gopaul murder: Mom, stepdad in bid to quash conviction at CCJ

Bibi Shareema Gopaul and Jarvis “Barry” Small, who were found guilty of the October 2010 murder of her daughter, 16-year-old Neesa Gopaul, have appealed...

GGMC’s decision to award Aremu Road rehabilitation contract to Chunilall Baboolall was unlawful –...

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago: On 4 June 2021, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) dismissed an appeal against a decision of the...

US-based Guyanese charged for smuggling birds from Guyana

A US-based Guyanese who was caught at the John F Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York with birds he smuggled from Guyana back...

65-Y-O man appeals 20-year sentence for raping girl, 4

Gregory Ramkissoon, who was jailed for 20 years in 2019 for raping a four-year-old girl, has filed an appeal against his sentence. He argues...

Recent Articles

Oil funds to help finance Budget 2022 – Vice President

─ says will ensure Guyana borrows less Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said Budget 2022 will be financed partly by Guyana’s oil revenues. This will be...

Eyewitness: Strategic war moves…in Europe

NATO is a creature of the Cold War, when the Soviet Union and the USA, representing their competing ideologies of Communism and Capitalism, faced...

Lusignan Prison construction 70% completed

The construction of the Lusignan Prison is moving apace and is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter of this...

Int’l firms submit bids to review Yellowtail field development plan

As the government commences its search for a consultant to review the Yellowtail Field Development Plan (FDP), 11 international firms have tendered bids to...

11 new Covid deaths take toll to 1,122

The Ministry of Health has announced that as of January 21st, 2022, eleven more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...

Budget 2022 to be presented on Wednesday

Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh has announced that Budget Day for this year will be Wednesday January 26, 2022. The Minister had been over...

More unvaccinated patients with comorbidities being hospitalised with Covid

The majority of persons hospitalised due to Covid-19 have been found to be unvaccinated with a number of comorbidities, which put them at a...

Govt introduces US$45 flaring fee in Liza 2 Environmental Permit

In keeping with the government’s mandate of ensuring maximum benefits from Guyana’s oil and gas sector, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week amended...

Granger to joins talks as Norton pushes to become Opposition Leader, Rep of APNU+AFC...

Former President and Leader of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) David Granger has indicated to the party that he will, when the time...

GPHC fire: Investigators revisit scene as probe continues

A team of investigators from the Guyana Police Force (GPF) and Guyana Fire Service (GFS) on Thursday revisited the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation’s (GPHC)...