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Sunday, March 7, 2021

Man who confessed to killing 9-yr-old boy to stand trial in High Court

Bob Semple, the man accused of killing nine-year-old Shaquan Gittens in 2015, was on Tuesday committed to stand trial in the High Court where...

Man jailed for threatening to kill mother

A man who used threatening behaviour towards his mother was jailed for three months when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Magistrate...

Auto dealer slapped with manslaughter charge, released on $500,000 bail

An auto dealer charged for allegedly shooting his acquaintance was on Monday released on $500,000 bail when he made his appearance at the Sparendaam...

Woman implicated in father’s murder to face Court on Tuesday – source

The fate of a daughter who is being accused of orchestrating the murder of her father some eight years ago will soon be known...

“I does do a lil’ hustle” …Campbellville man jailed for 3 years for drug...

A 37-year-old unemployed man was found guilty of a drug trafficking charge and was jailed on Wednesday for three years by Magistrate Judy Latchman. Abdul...

Former employee of Genequip General Store accused of embezzling $25M

A former clerk of a general store was today (Wednesday) slapped with 34 counts of fraud when she appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

“There is a political agenda to witch-hunt me” – Kwame McCoy

Journalist  and former Information Liaison under the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Administration, Kwame McCoy, is claiming that there are efforts being made to...

Daughter of murdered EBE businessman surrenders to police

Bibi Nazeela Habiboodean, the daughter of the murdered East Bank Essequibo (EBE) businessman Habiboodean, is now in police custody after she turned herself in...

Lethem man asked to sing in court to support claim he’s an upcoming music...

* granted bail on larceny charge A  Lethem man was on Tuesday granted bail in the sum of $35,000 when he appeared at the Georgetown...

Vergenoegen woman charged for alleged Facebook threats against President Granger

Bibi Safora Salim, of Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo, appeared in court this afternoon to answer two counts of attempting to incite racial hostility or...

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– sod turned for $3B Guyanese-owned hotel   President Dr. Irfaan Ali has reaffirmed the PPP/C Government’s commitment to creating the environment needed to attract investment...

4 survive after sand barge slams into boat on Corentyne River

Four persons including a 74-year-old man were forced to swim ashore just after midnight on Friday after a barge carrying sand slammed into the...

57-Y-O man from Region Four is Guyana’s latest COVID-19 death

Another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died today. This now takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to...

43 new COVID-19 cases detected; active cases now at 466

The Ministry of Health reported today that 43 more persons have tested positive in the last 24 hours from some 674 tests conducted. According to...

EYEWITNESS: Taking control… of our financing

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Armed bandits chopped, robbed man after breaking in his Craig, EBD, home

A 45-year-old man of Craig, East Bank Demerara is now nursing a chop wound to his head after armed bandits broke into his house...

Motorcycles, ganja seized during police raids in G/T; 4 arrested

Four persons were arrested and several items seized by police during raids conducted throughout Georgetown this morning. The areas where ranks of the Regional Division...

Early morning fire destroys teacher’s apartment at NA house

A fire of unknown origin destroyed the bottom flat of a New Amsterdam, Berbice house early this morning. The house was occupied by a 28...