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Driver who allegedly caused death of traffic cop charged, licence suspended

A  Blueberry Hill, Linden man was on Monday charged for causing death by dangerous driving when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at...

Kuru Kururu man remanded for possession of cannabis

A Kuru kururu man today (Monday) appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan in the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts, after he was busted by Police for having in...

WRONG TYPE OF CARRY-ON LUGGAGE: 25-yr-old woman pleads guilty to ‘stashing’ coke in...

*  sentenced to two years jail A 25-year-old woman who was caught with cocaine inserted in her vagina appeared, today, at the Sparendaam Magistrate’s...

Berbice rice farmers sue Govt over cancellation of land leases

A group of West Coast Berbice rice farmers has filed another lawsuit, this time against Government after it was recently announced that President David...

Nigerian jailed after pleading guilty to two counts of fraud

Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan yesterday sentenced a Nigerian to jail for two counts of conspiracy to commit a felony. Mohamed Lainie Samara pleaded guilty to...

Gruesome death of 2-year-old: Court hears shocking details of infant being sodomised

The fate of a young man, who is alleged to have sodomised his two-year-old baby niece which led to her death, will soon be...

Miner remanded over trafficking in narcotics charge

A gold miner yesterday (Monday) appeared before Magistrate Annette Singh to answer to the charge of trafficking in narcotics. Akeem Lashley, 20, of Lot 83...

East Coast sign artist slapped with robbery charge

An East Coast Demerara sign artist was today (Tuesday) slapped with a robbery under arms charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Jevon...

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Regions 1, 7 reporting increased COVID-19 transmission

With the total number of confirmed cases in Guyana standing at 150, the Ministry of Public Health has reported that recent tests have shown...

87-Y-O man becomes Guyana’s 12th COVID-19 death

Guyana has recorded its 12th COVID-19 death. Caretaker Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence this morning confirmed the 12th death in Guyana as a result...

9-Y-O girl & grandmother killed by fallen tree

A nine-year-old girl and her 54-year-old grandmother were killed after they were crushed by a fallen tree at Imbaimadai, Upper Mazaruni, Region Seven (Cuyuni...

Alexander working to undermine GECOM – PPP

See note from the Peoples Progressive Party: Vincent Alexander working to undermine GECOM & give credence to APNU+AFC’s false allegations Peoples Progressive Party/Civic·Friday, 29 May 2020: Vincent...

COVID-19: No new cases; 68% of positive cases from Region Four

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that there are no new cases of COVID-19 in the country, but of the 150 positive cases...

Teixeira to Granger: Concede defeat and make honourable exit for the sake of country

Former Governance Advisor and Minister under the Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) administration, Gail Teixeira, has called on caretaker President David Granger to concede...

Trump says U.S. “terminating” relationship with WHO

President Trump announced Friday that he's "terminating" the United States' relationship with the World Health Organization, claiming China has total control over it. As...

41 persons placed on $10,000 bail each for breaking curfew in Georgetown

Over the past week, Officers of the City Constabulary Department have arrested 41 persons for allegedly breaching the 6am to 6pm curfew. The Mayor and...

Sister detained after handing over brother’s unlicensed gun to police

A woman has been detained after she handed over her brother's unlicensed pistol to ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) who were conducting...

COVID-19: Guyanese on visitor visas stuck in the US urged to apply for extension

The United States Embassy in Georgetown is urging non-immigrants, who were forced to remain in the United States beyond their authorised period of stay,...