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Riverview fatal shooting: Family refutes police claims

  Family members of the 30-year-old man who was shot dead allegedly by police are refuting the claims surrounding the circumstances of the man's death. Police...

Man wanted for questioning in relation to deadly Barnwell fire

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has issued a wanted bulleting for Junior Cedric Dey, also known as 'Trini', for questioning in relation to the...

Man, who constantly abused ex-wife, allegedly shot dead by police

A 30-year-old man, who repeatedly abused his ex-wife and was in constant violation of a protection order against him, was reportedly shot dead by...

3 children die in Mocha fire

Three children last evening perished in a fire at Barnwell, aback Mocha on the East Bank Demerara (EBD). They are aged 1, 6, and 8....

Man feared dead after boat sinks at Devil Hole, Cuyuni River

A resident of San Martin, Venezuela, identified only as Kelson aka “Cari Cari”, is feared dead following a boat mishap at Devil Hole, Region...

‘‘One Guyana’’ train will move us forward – Pres Ali

As the Cooperative Republic of Guyana celebrate 56 years since it gained independence from British rule, the Dr Irfaan Ali-led People’s Progressive Party/Civic Government...

Body of fisherman found in Number 66 Village canal

The body of a 61-year-old fisherman was on Tuesday afternoon fished out of a canal at Number 66 Village, Corentyne, Berbice. He has been identified...

Benn hints at charges against errant taxi driver who got assaulted by cop

Home Affairs Minister Robeson Benn has indicated that charges are likely to be instituted against a taxi driver who was assaulted by a police...

Man arrested for possession of 2 grams of marijuana

A 21-year-old man was on Tuesday arrested after he was found to have two grams of marijuana in his possession. The incident occurred at around...

Man arrested for possession of 4 grams of cocaine

Police in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) on Tuesday evening raided a known "drug block" at Rainbow City, MacKenzie, Linden which resulted in the arrest...

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EYEWITNESS: Musings …on Independence date

Well, the hoopla’s died down on the Independence celebrations in the Cinderella County! And your Eyewitness hopes the President – having found the (development)...

Flooding recorded in two Region 7 communities; water receding along coast – CDC

Two communities in the Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region Seven) have reported that there is significant flooding. Devil's Hold, a village along the Cuyuni River, and Eteringbang,...

BREAKING NEWS: Electric bike rider dies after crashing into canter

An electric bike rider was moments ago killed after he reportedly crashed into a canter truck on Mandela Avenue, Georgetown. Emergency Responders are currently at...

Unvaccinated Region 4 woman is latest COVID fatality

A 66-year-old female from Region Four (Demerara – Mahaica) is the latest COVID-19 fatality in Guyana. The woman, who was unvaccinated, died on Friday, May...

CANU unearths $12.5M cocaine at City Wharf

Ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit today discovered several parcels of cocaine at the Demerara Shipping Limited Wharf on Lombard Street, Georgetown. Reports are that...

NCD Commission urges urgent action to regulate e-cigarettes, hookahs

See below for a statement from Chairman of the Presidential Commission on the Prevention and Control of NCDs, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy:  This year is five years since...

Shop owner, teenager nabbed at Parika with marijuana

An intelligence-led cordon and search exercise at Parika junction on Friday resulted in the arrest of two women who were found in possession of...

Teenager in custody after cops find ganja in KFC cup

An 18-year-old male of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara is now in police custody after he was found in possession of a quantity of marijuana...

Shots fired during National Park concert; patron arrested with illegal gun, ammo

Chaos erupted in the National Park in the wee hours of today during the 'Baderation' Concert when dancehall artiste, Skeng, was performing. Videos circulating on...

Contractor gets two-week extension to finish $117 M Cane Grove road

The contractor executing works on the $117 million Cane Grove road in Region Four has been given a two-week extension by Minister of Public...