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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Serial armed robber released on bail

Omalo Williams, the 27-year-old man from Leopold Street, Georgetown - who has been previously charged for armed robberies - was on Monday released on...

Ruimveldt man slapped with multiple armed robbery charges

Twenty-six-year-old Travis Payne of West Ruimveldt, Georgetown was remanded to prison by Principal Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on eight counts of robbery when he appeared...

Father of 2 charged for snatching gold band

A 26-year-old father of two who snatched a gold band to provide for his children was remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

Georgetown Mayor’s driver charged for causing death by dangerous driving

Joel Bond, the driver assigned to the Georgetown Mayor, was today charged with causing death by dangerous driving. Bond, on June 11, 2019, crashed into...

Sexual harassment at CJIA: Board of Directors condemns act, calls for immediate review of...

In light of sexual harassment claims at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), the Board of Directors has initiated steps to immediately tackle the...

Cops nab 3 suspected bandits in Ruby Backdam

…2 escaped The Police have reportedly arrested three suspected bandits in Ruby Backdam, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) on Sunday evening while two escaped. Based on reports...

Linden teen struck by car succumbs

A Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) teen, who was hospitalised at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was struck by a car...

Farmer’s brutal chopping of wife: Video of confession disappears

Months after 22-year-old Vashti Mahase was brutally chopped by her ex-lover, who attempted to kill her when she tried to end the relationship, the...

Berbice Regional Authorities want independent probe into “corrupt police” allegations

In light of the damning allegations that not only rogue policemen were helping the now dead bandits who wreaked havoc in Berbice in the...

8000 cannabis plants destroyed at Ituni 

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Thursday conducted an eradication exercise at Five Miles Backdam, on the Ituni Trail during which 8000 cannabis...

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Handyman remanded for several armed robberies

Cheddie Bacchus, a handyman of Norton Street, Georgetown, was today remanded to prison for several armed robberies. He appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty where he...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...