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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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The Guyana Government may not acquire Covid-19 vaccines from US-manufacturers Pfizer and Moderna until 2022, according to Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony. He made this...

UG to launch inaugural virtual career fair on Friday

Thousands of prospective students, both locally and internationally, hoping to secure a place at the University of Guyana (UG) to further their academic careers,...

Prompt response saves Better Hope house from total destruction by fire

Prompt response from public-spirited citizens and the Guyana Fire Service last evening resulted in a house at Better Hope, East Coast Demerara (ECD) being...

Pensioner appeals 60-year jail sentence for murdering brother-in-law

Sixty-five-year-old Les Charles Critchlow who was sentenced back in March to 60 years’ imprisonment for murdering his brother-in-law has moved to the Court of...

Taxi driver beats man after collecting money then refusing to take him home

A 26-year-old taxi driver has been arrested after he attacked a passenger shortly after he collected his money and refused to take him home. The...

Letter: GECOM must be decisive

Dear Editor, The reactions to the elections fiasco of 2020 and the role and approach of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) are under the highest...

Deadly WCB crash: Victims identified; woman and baby hospitalised

The three persons who were killed in this morning's accident at Fort Wellington, West Coast Berbice (WCB) have been identified as 23-year-old Carlos Edwards,...

Floodwaters still “excessively high” in Kwakwani – CDC

  The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Saturday posited that the floodwaters in Kwakwani, Region 10 is “excessively high” thus resulting in homes in the...

CAL to restart Georgetown to Miami flights on June 16

From June 16, Caribbean Airlines will restart commercial flights between Miami International Airport and Georgetown, Guyana in South America. To kick-start the re-launch, all customers...

First Lady Arya Ali is “Godmother” of Liza Unity FPSO

  The Liza Unity, Guyana’s second floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel has been officially dedicated by First Lady of Guyana Mrs. Arya Ali,...