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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Minibus driver, conductor robbed at gunpoint

Two armed bandits on Saturday evening attacked and robbed a minibus driver and his conductor while they were reportedly making a purchase at a...

19-Y-0 dies in accident

– Nineteen year old Ricardo Ram was pronounced dead on arrival on Tuesday, July 21 at the West Demerara Regional Hospital, following an...

Miner drowns after mining pit collapses in Region 8

Police are investigating the death of a 23-year-old miner who was reportedly crushed by a mud wall in a collapsing mining pit and subsequently...

Simpson Miller condemns recent child killings in Jamaica

(Jamaica Observer) Opposition Leader, Portia Simpson Miller is condemning the recent spate of murders, especially the recent attacks on children. In a release from the...

Zeelugt youth nabbed with unlicenced gun

A 23-year-old resident of Zeelugt, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) is now in the custody of the Police after he was nabbed with an unlicenced...

3 charged for murder of Canadian youth

Three persons were this morning remanded to prison for the murder of 23-year-old Nicholas Ramkissoon Jaipaul, a Canadian national who was staying with relatives...

Dead man in early morning robbery identified

The man, who was shot and killed in an early morning robbery today, Monday July 8, has been identified as Victor Da Silva of...

Rupununi man arrested for stabbing father to death

A 31-year-old resident of Aranaputa, North Rupununi, has been arrested for the murder of his father, which occurred last evening.   The Guyana Police Force, in...

Teen stabbed multiple times in row over cellphone, suspect in custody

A 19-year-old man is said to be in a serious condition at the Georgetown Public Hospital after being stabbed about his body during an...

High security presence ahead of busy weekend

  By Leroy Smith - Cognizant of the many activities planned for this weekend and the many financial transactions expected in various parts of the...

Recent Articles

Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...