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Man sentenced in absentia for escaping from custody, armed robberies captured

Trevor Xavier, who was sentenced to three and a half years in jail in absentia for three counts of robbery under arms and escaping...

Driver who allegedly dumped accident victim’s body on $1.8M bail

Fifty-three-year Ann’s Grove, East Coast Demerara (ECD) , who was remanded to prison for causing the death of Reonol Williams, whom he allegedly struck down...

Police prosecutors contributed to backlog, delay of cases – Assistant Commissioner of Police

The amount of time it takes for criminal matters to be prosecuted in Guyana is often characterised by inordinate delays.In many...

President did “most reasonable thing” in appointing acting Top Cop – AG to High...

“What should President do when the office he is to consult is vacant?” This was among the many questions asked by Attorney General Anil...

Quindon Bacchus’s death: PI date to be set in October, case adjourned

A date for the commencement of the preliminary inquiry into the death of Quindon Bacchus will be set in October. This was revealed on Tuesday...

Dismissed election petition “Where exactly are you referring us to?” – CCJ Judge to...

  The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Tuesday heard oral submissions in the consolidated appeal of the Court of Appeal ruling that they have...

Cop files multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Govt official

A 22-year-old policeman has filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Advisor to the Home Affairs Minister Harry Gill, whom he has accused of videoing him...

Trial for Opposition’s challenge to NRF law set for Sept 12

Justice Navindra Singh has fixed September 12 for the commencement of trial in the challenge to the passage of the Natural Resource Fund (NRF)...

SOCU charges Berbice man in another Facebook romance scheme

A 56-year-old man from Berbice was today charged by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) with Conspiracy to Defraud. John Patrick Lewis of Lot 34...

Challenge to suspension of PSC: AG denied leave to appeal ruling for Judge to...

The two-Judge bench Demerara Full Court has refused an application for leave to appeal a decision of that court, upholding a ruling by a...

Recent Articles

Massy offers financial support for domestic violence survivors

One hundred women are set to benefit from Massy Group Guyana’s $1.5 M Women’s Grocery Voucher Programme dubbed “SAFE – Stop Abuse, Stay Empowered”...

Breaking News: Neesa Gopaul’s murder: CCJ frees stepdad; affirms mother’s conviction but reduces her...

The decade-old murder of 16-year-old Neesa Gopaul murder was finally settled on Friday with the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ)—overturning the conviction and 45-year...

Bandit dies 1 day after being shot during robbery spree

Andrew Newyear who was shot during a police operation on Thursday morning has succumbed to his injuries while receiving medical attention at the Georgetown...

MoU signed for T&T company to set up agro-processing plant in Guyana 

President Dr Irfaan Ali, witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Guyana Office for Investment (GO-Invest) and Trinidadian...

AG calls for greater swiftness in pace of electoral fraud cases at Magistrates’ Courts

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Anil Nandlall, SC, has expressed concern over the pace that the Magistrates’ Courts in Georgetown in dealing with...

Guyana records 2 more COVID deaths

The Ministry of Health on Thursday reported that two more persons who tested positive for COVID-19 have died. This takes the total number of...

Caricom moving closer to eliminating all non-tariff barriers

Non-tariff barriers have proven to be a significant hindrance to free trade within CARICOM countries, but efforts have been ongoing to remove all such...

Youth shot during argument over girl

The police are on the hunt for a man who reportedly discharged a loaded firearm thus injuring a 20-year-old youth at 14 Miles Landing...

CAL is official airline of Hero CPL 2022

Caribbean Airlines is happy to return as the Official Airline of the Hero Caribbean Premier League’s (CPL) T20 cricket Tournament, carded to take place...

Hetmyer to captain GAW   

Explosive left-hander, Shimron Hetmyer has been appointed captain of the Guyana Amazon Warriors team for the 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The 25-year-old top-order...