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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Berbice man claims he did not escape from Whim Police lock-ups

The man who allegedly escaped from the Whim Police Station on Monday claims that he was never in the lockups. According to the police, Dinesh...

Gold Miner slapped with murder charge

  - Twenty – four - year- old Desmond James, a Gold Miner of Hotoquai Creek, in the North West District was today remanded...

4 to be arraigned for painter’s murder

...as officer who refused him aid transferred  Four men are expected to be charged for murder at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court on Friday following the...

Georgetown resident jailed for cocaine, marijuana trafficking

- A drug trafficker was sentenced to two years and nine months in jail by Magistrate Ann McLennan after he was found guilty...

Mon Repos resident injured in early morning shooting

  – Police are on the hunt for two men who shot 41 – year – old Satran Sukhdeo this morning (December 27). According to...

SOCU to get assistance from another UK funded expert- Quinn

The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) is expected to benefit from more training and capacity building by experts from the United Kingdom. This is according...

New Amsterdam home invasion by gang of 5 leaves family traumatised

A New Amsterdam family is now traumatised and counting their losses after a gang of five men, all armed with guns, invaded their home...

UPDATE: Gunmen invade businessman’s Ogle residence – escape with $2M in cash and jewelry

The residence of an Ogle, East Coast Demerara businessman was robbed earlier today by two gunmen who relieved the family of over $2M in...

Wanted Bulletin issued for Leon De Yonge for murder of man

– The Police have issued a wanted bulletin for Leon De Yonge, for questioning in relation to the murder of Titus Sutton which...

Soesdyke man faces court over alleged trafficking of Venezuelans for labour exploitation

A wildlife exporter was taken before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Monday after he was charged for trafficking two Venezuelan nationals for labour exploitation. Feezal...

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Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

APNU no good for progress, democracy – Jagdeo tells Region 2 supporters

…as Govt given “F” grade in every sector In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) paltry track record in upholding...

PPP rebuilt Guyana without oil & gas – Ali to mammoth Essequibo Coast rally

…vows to transform agriculture sector …promises incentives for rice farmers It was a scene of red, yellow and black at Damon Square, Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast,...

13-yr-old hit in the head after rebuffing classmate’s inappropriate touches

A young teenager is now nursing gaping wounds to her head after she was hit with a piece of wood by a male classmate,...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

PPP promises to help ex-sugar workers get back on their feet

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali, has promised that if his party is elected into office come March then they...

GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the...