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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Handyman arrested for robbing trainee nurses

A robbery suspect who allegedly robbed two trainee nurses last night on Main Street, Georgetown and was apprehended by public spirited citizens and handed...

Daughter accused of killing mother faints in court, taken to hospital

The 47-year-old daughter who is accused of killing her mother appeared at the Fort Wellington Magistrate Court this morning where she fainted two times,...

Region 1 man gets 12 years for killing friend

A fight between two intoxicated men, which left one of them dead, has now ended with the other serving 12 years in jail. Ignatius France...

Armed men beat, robbed Black Bush Polder family  

A Mibicuri, Black Bush Polder (BBP) family was beaten and robbed in the wee hours of Tuesday by a group of armed men. The...

Update: Money Changer shot dead on High Street

The Police have launched a manhunt for two men who robbed, shot and killed 57-year-old Prince Phillip Alleyne, a money changer of Lot 88...

Pregnant woman attacked by father with 10lb dumbbells

A 30-year-old woman who is five months pregnant was on Friday attacked by her father, who pelted her with 10lb dumbbells. Reports are that the...

Money changer shot dead on High Street

A money changer was this morning shot dead on High Street, in the vicinity of the Ashmin's Building. He has been identified as Phillip Alleyne,...

Police arrest prime suspect in Canje armed robberies

As investigations continue into the armed robbery at Canje, Berbice, the Police were successful in apprehending the prime suspect who has since confessed to...

Albertown man slapped with cocaine trafficking charge

Trevor Ford on Monday was taken before Principle Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to the charge for possession of...

Handy man crushed in hit and run at Providence  

A handy man attached to the Texila American University (TAU) was earlier this afternoon crushed to death in an apparent hit and run accident...

Recent Articles

Whim Magistrate draws firearm on advancing robbery accused

Whim Magistrate Renita Singh was forced to pull her revolver while sitting on the bench after a man she had just remanded to prison...

Son killed, father, stepmother injured during brawl with others

An 18-year-old was fatally stabbed while his father and step mother were injured during a brawl with a group of men at Timehri Docks,...

Taxi drivers lectured by traffic ranks on proper road usage

Traffic Ranks recently hosted a lecture at the Linden Park on Hadfield Street, Georgetown where some hire car operators were reminded of proper road...

Minister Hughes threatens legal action against Teixeira

Opposition Chief Whip Gail Teixeira has been threatened with legal action by Minister of Public Telecommunications, Cathy Hughes. The legal notice is in relation to...

15 more touts arrested

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force’s Traffic Department today swooped down on the various bus parks where 15 individuals were arrested for touting. The exercise...

Education Ministry requests audit of UG’s finances

The Education Ministry has requested the Office of the Auditor General to conduct a special audit of the University of Guyana’s finances. This comes in...

BREAKING: ExxonMobil announces 13th discovery offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil said today it made a new oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Yellowtail-1 well, marking the 13th discovery on the Stabroek...

GNBA releases list of compliant broadcasters, threatens actions against others

The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority has released a list of all the local broadcasters that compliant for the year 2019; and consequently are the...

12 arrested after massive police operation in Berbice

Some 12 persons were today arrested for various offences after police conducted a massive raid in several Berbice communities. Two men and two women were...

ExxonMobil pumps $20M into STEM programme

ExxonMobil Guyana on Wednesday donated $20M to the Volunteer Youth Corp’s (VYC) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programme which is hosting its 6th...