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Saturday, September 19, 2020

Recaptured murder accused confesses to killing accomplice

Following his arrest on Saturday at Kurupakari Crossing, Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), wanted murder suspect Stafrei Hopkinson Alexander confessed to investigators that...

Trinidad trade unionist charged with rape, indecent assault

Trinidad and Tobago: The head of the Public Services Association (PSA) Watson Duke has been charged with raping one of the organisation’s employees at...

Chaos outside Court as 5 teens remanded for murder of Professor Mars

Amid chaos, the five teenagers implicated in the robbery/ murder of Guyana-born American University Professor, Perry Mars were charged for the brutal crime when...

Man accused of executing Patricia Sanasie to stand trial in High Court soon

After the conclusion of the Preliminary Inquiry into the death of Patricia Sanasie, who was shot dead in January last, Richard Stanton, the murder...

5 teens to face Court for murder of Professor Mars

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Chambers has today recommended that charges be laid against five of the six teenagers implicated in the robbery/...

Murder accused apprehended at Kurupakari Crossing …accomplice on the run

After evading police ranks for six months, prison escapee Stafrei Hopkinson Alexander of Laing Avenue, West Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Saturday nabbed at Kurupakari...

Teens accused of robbing, murdering Professor to be charged soon – Crime Chief

The six teenagers who are being accused of robbing and murdering 75-year-old Professor Perry Mars in his Prashad Nagar home on Thursday evening are...

Robbery suspects slapped with 10 charges …one was recently pardoned by President

The two Corentyne cambio robbery suspects appeared before two separate Berbice Magistrates and were slapped with 10 charges. Curt Batson, 20, and 19-year-old Kelvin Bates,...

Cane harvester remanded for killing wife

The Rose Hall man accused of killing his wife following an argument appeared at the Albion Magistrate’s Court on Friday charged with murder. Desmond Gordon,...

Lacytown man on $100,000 bail for breaking into Stabroek Market stall

An unemployed man of Alexander Street, Lacytown, Georgetown, yesterday was granted $100,000 bail for breaking and entering by Magistrate Faith McGusty when he appeared...

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23-Y-O killed in hit and run outside Mon Repos home 

A 23-year-old man was killed the morning after celebrating his birthday in a hit and run accident outside his Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara,...

WBD man arrested after breaking another’s leg 

Police are investigating an alleged incident of Inflicting Grievous Bodily Harm committed on 23-year-old Devon Ally, a construction worker of Parfaite Harmonie, W.B.D. The incident...

Water truck driver robbed; 15-Y-O in custody   

A driver/salesman delivering water in Cummings Lodge, Greater Georgetown, was attacked and robbed by three persons. During the robbery, which occurred at about 06:30h on...

2 more COVID-19 deaths recorded; total at 64

The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of 17:00hrs on September 18, 2020, two other persons who tested positive for the novel...

6 new Learning Channels to be established

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand says six new learning channels will soon be established to allow students across Guyana to access learning programmes virtually,...

People who earn money must be able to keep it – Jagdeo says PPP/C...

In heavily criticising the previous administration's taxation policy, Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo told the National Assembly on Friday that the new Peoples Progressive Party...

Constitutional reform to be a multi-stakeholder effort – AG

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, today, said the Government intends to keep its manifesto promise on constitutional reform and will...

‘Squandermania at its best’ – Nandlall says of APNU/AFC’s handling of US$8M justice reform...

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, on Friday, blasted the previous APNU/AFC administration for “squandering” millions of dollars on various projects...

Foreign nationals found on illegal aircraft in Guyana charged

Two of the three foreign nationals who were found aboard one of two illegal aircraft which were discovered at Issano, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) have...

GTT gets permission to repair damaged underwater cable

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph Company (GTT) has received authorisation to commence underwater repairs to it submarine fiber-optic cable, damaged by suspected sabotage a few...