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Friday, July 3, 2020

Duo arrested over illegal drugs, pistol

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) on Tuesday conducted an intelligence-led operation at Mora Village, North West District and arrested two men over...

GPF celebrates 181st anniversary

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) on Wednesday observed its 181st anniversary. Due to COVID-19, the Force was unable to conduct its usual celebratory activities. The GPF's...

Sophia man wanted for attempted murder of Berbice mother of 3

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has issued a wanted bullet for Julian Arthur, who is wanted in relation to the attempted murder of Devilin Garraway. Garraway,...

Brazilian man crushed to death by 200lb rock at Puruni Mines

A 55-year-old man, who was employed as a maintenance worker at Hard Rock Mining Company, was on Tuesday crushed to death by a 200lb...

Prospect man found dead in canal

The body of a 35-year-old man of Prospect, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was on Tuesday morning discovered in a canal within the community. He has...

25-Y-O man admits to killing drinking buddy at Frenchman Backdam

A 25-year-old man has pleaded guilty to killing his 18-year-old drinking buddy on February 13, 2019 at Frenchman Backdam, Mabura, Region 10 (Upper Demerara...

West Berbice man charged for killing Enmore teen in hit-and-run accident

Steven Pierre, 28, of Seafield Village, West Coast Berbice (WCB) was on Tuesday slapped with several charges in relation to the fatal accident which...

Man with mental illness pleads guilty to killing bedridden father

A 43-year-old man, who is known to be mentally ill, has pleaded guilty to killing his 83-year-old father who has bedridden at the time...

Vehicles, other valuables stolen after armed bandits attack Moblissa family

A group of armed bandits on Sunday evening invaded the Moblissa, Linden/Soesdyke Highway home of a family of five. The perpetrators escaped with a quantity...

Corentyne man dies after reportedly setting self on fire

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 34-year-old man, who reportedly set himself on fire. Dead is Naresh Rampersaud of Third Street,...

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Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...

Suspect in Agricola fatal shooting nabbed, confesses to crime

The man who was fingered in the shooting to death of 27-year-old Tyron Duesberry on June 22, 2020, whilst he was searching for party...

General Elections set for August 10th in Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, has announced that general election will be held on August 10th. After announcing that he had...

UN urges all to refrain from acts, remarks that could incite racial hostility

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Guyana, Mikiko Tanaka, has urged all stakeholders to work towards ensuring that there is peace and stability in...

‘I have every confidence in recount’ – CARICOM Secretary General

Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque says he has "every confidence" in the work conducted by the high-level CARICOM delegation...

Private Sector bemoans that COVID-19 Task Force not functioning as expected

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has once again expressed concerns that the COVID-19 Task Force - which comprises of caretaker ministers - is not...

Charges against PPP/C’s “pro-democracy” protesters withdrawn

The charges which were instituted against two pro-democracy protesters for breaching the government’s COVID-19 guidelines have been withdrawn. The charges were brought against former People’s...

GTA, THAG receive int’l funding to tackle wildlife trafficking

The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) have received funding from the Latin American Trade Association (LATA) Foundation...

Caribbean scholars join mounting calls for Granger to concede defeat

Respected Caribbean scholars and practitioners; W. Andy Knight and Winston Dookeran, on Friday, joined the mounting calls for Guyana’s President David Granger, Leader of...

Bandits storm Western Union outlet, pharmacy at Little Diamond

Four armed bandits on Wednesday pounced upon a Western Union outlet and a pharmacy located at Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD). During the ordeal,...