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Saturday, June 12, 2021

Lusignan Prison clerk charged for possession of ganja

Jason Sookdeo, a 22-year-old data entry clerk attached to the Lusignan Prison, East Coast Demerara (ECD), appeared at the Vigilance Magistrate’s Court on Thursday...

Businessman, employee get life sentence for trader’s murder

A Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) businessman and one of his employees were handed life sentences for killing a Crabwood Creek, Corentyne trader...

“Curry” charged over alleged rape of ex-lover

A 37-year-old man who is accused of raping his ex-lover after she had accompanied him to the Alpha Hotel was on Wednesday slapped with...

Foulis man found dead with wound to head

  Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 45-year-old Kissoon Latchman who was found dead in his home at 16th Street Foulis, East...

Pregnant teen, partner attacked & robbed by cutlass-wielding bandits

  An 18-year-old pregnant teacher and her 26-year-old partner were on Wednesday evening attacked and robbed by three cutlass-wielding bandits who kicked down their door...

Car suspected to be used in robbery seized by Police

Police officers on Thursday evening seized a motorcar which was suspected to be used in the execution of a robbery. Police Headquarters say that ranks,...

Student handed over to police for bringing bullet to school

  A 16-year-old student of the L'Aventure Secondary School, West Bank Demerara (WBD) was on Thursday handed over to the police for bringing a bullet...

‘Marketers’ charged for involvement in ‘Yuri Ponzi Scheme’

Aubrey Norton and Martina Seepersaud, who were agents/marketers in the alleged Ponzi Scheme operated by Cuban national Yuri Garcia Dominguez and his Guyanese wife...

Football coach arrested over illegal gun and ammo 

A 43-year-old football coach has been arrested and remains in police discovery following the discovery of an illegal firearm and ammunition in his possession. Ranks...

Time for educating is over, police in prosecution mode – Commander tells Covid violators

Regional Commander for Region Four 'C' Police Division, Khali Pareshram has declared that the time for educating the public about the Covid-19 guidelines is...

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President Ali formally declares flooding a national disaster

In light of the ongoing flood crisis in Guyana, President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has officially declared the situation a disaster. The President’s proclamation was...

Guyana records 2 more COVID-19 deaths; 107 new cases

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

Hicken leads police donation drive at Kaneville

Deputy Commissioner of Operations (ag), Clifton Hicken, this morning led a team with Commander of Regional Division 4 B (East Bank Demerara), Senior Superintendent...

Salesman arrested for staging robbery, 2 accomplices in custody

Police have arrested a 26-year-old male driver/salesman after he alleged that he was robbed of a large sum of cash but later admitted to...

Army reservist arrested for assaulting a group of police ranks

A male reservist of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) was arrested on Friday evening after he assaulted a group of policemen. The incident occurred at...

Porter drowns after attempting to swim across Barima River

A porter from Port Kaituma,  Region One, drowned on Thursday while attempting to swim across the Barima River, North West District (NWD). Dead is 22-year-old...

‘Crabby’ jailed 24 months for breaking into Lusignan home

A man was on Friday sentenced to 24 months after he was arraigned on break and enter and larceny charges. Syad Mohammed called "Crabby", 34,...

Tabitha Sarabo-Halley, Jaipaul Sharma form new political parties to join APNU

Current Opposition Member of Parliament, who resigned from the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) after it left the A Partnership for National Unity in August...

MV Barima to sail again after engine repairs

The MV Barima is set to sail again on Friday evening after repairs were conducted to rectify engine trouble that developed along its journey to Region...

Guyana invited to apply for flood support from EU Civil Protection Mechanism

Days after declaring a Level Two Disaster due to ongoing flood crisis, Guyana is now likely to receive emergency support from the European Union...