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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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EYEWITNESS: More confusion…in PNC bunker

Yes, there’s no PNC “Camp”; it’s now been converted into a bunker, as the bedraggled troops of Burnham – such as they are –...

Mexican investors pitch govt on potential projects

President Dr Irfaan Ali and a high-level team of Government officials today heard pitches for several developmental and infrastructural projects from a group of...

3 more males die from COVID; 50 new cases

The Ministry of Health has reported that three more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number...

$37.5M in ganja destroyed at Fort Nassau

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force's Regional Division Six on Friday conducted an eradication exercise along the Berbice River, in the vicinity of Fort...

Cop’s cellphone damage, breathalyzer equipment lost in bid to arrest drunk motorcyclist

A motorcyclist, who was allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol, was arrested but not before he had a scuffle with a police officer...

Motorcyclist hospitalised after colliding with tractor on Hague Access Road

A 23-year-old motorcyclist is now a patient of the Georgetown Public Hospital after he collided with a tractor on the Hague Back Access Road,...

VP of Ghana arrives for 3-day visit

See below for a statement on the visit of the Vice President of Ghana to Guyana"  His Excellency Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of the...

Human Services Ministry launches ‘Wish Upon a Star’ initiative 

'WISH Upon a Star' - an initiative conceptualised by Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud, to fulfill the dreams of...

Fyrish Well to be replaced as GWI surveys land

Approximately 10,000 persons from Albion to Number One Village, served by the Fryish well station, will soon see an improvement in their water service....

2 Reserve Officers are first females to compete paratroopers course

Two female Reserve Officers have etched themselves into the history of the Guyana Defence Force, following their successful completion of the Basic Paratrooper Course. Second...