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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Gov’t, Police will bury victims in of Middle Street shooting incident

  By Kurt Campbell – Minister of Human Services and Social Security Jennifer Webster during visits to the relatives of those killed on Tuesday (November...

Joint Services team on high alert in Eteringbang as Venezuela’s Opposition, military prepare to...

– The Joint Services team at the Eteringbang is on high alert following information that the Venezuelan political opposition will be visiting the...

Berserk businessman was not linked to Gold Company robbery

- Law enforcement sources have confirmed that the deceased businessman, Deryck Kanhai was not linked to a gold trading company that was recently...

Special Organised Crime Unit to be established, skilled foreign Investigator to provide training

– A Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) will soon be created and operationalised with the aim of investigating suspected financial transactions of Anti...

IT equipment for new Forensic Laboratory stolen

– The Home Affairs Ministry has disclosed that a quantity of IT equipment, including computers and related equipment were discovered missing from a...

El Dorado Robbery: trio remanded to prison, Mastermind, Police Ranks still to be charged

- Three men were today remanded to prison on charges of Simple Larceny in connection to the gold heist on El Dorado Gold...

Berserk Businessman kills four before turning gun on himself in three hour standoff

By Kurt Campbell – It was a chaotic scene to behold as a three hour standoff between a berserk Businessman and Police in Georgetown...

Police disrupts ‘Hot Skull’ gang, says trio killed in south road shooting were members

By Kurt Campbell –Crime Chief Seelall Persaud says police have significantly disrupted a gang he identified as ‘Hot Skull’ that operates mainly out...

Police Analyst chides PSC as force unveils Christmas Policing Plan

By Kurt Campbell – The Guyana Police Force’s Policy Analyst on Crime Leroy Dodson has called for amplified cooperation between the private sector and...

El Dorado Robbery: Three Police Officers among persons arrested

By Kurt Campbell – Three Police Officers are among five persons in custody in connection with the multimillion dollar robbery committed on the El...

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COVID-19 Task Force considers phased reopening of airports

A four-stage blueprint for the reopening of the country’s airports that were closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic has been drafted by the Guyana Civil...

LETTER: Adequate systems were in place to prevent electoral skullduggery at polling stations

Dear Editor: Undeniably, the Constitution protects the right of all qualified citizens to vote in national elections. That right is guaranteed once they are in...

Safety a priority as Caribbean weighs reopening of borders – CARICOM Chair

CARICOM Chair and Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Mottley, has stated firmly that safety remains the most important issue for Caribbean countries mulling the...

Linden men charged with armed robbery released on bail

Royston Thompson, 28, and Travis Hazel, 35, were each granted bail in the sum of $60,000 by Magistrate Faith McGusty on Wednesday when they...

Scotiabank to cease non-customer transactions

Scotiabank Guyana on Wednesday announced that it would no longer be facilitating transactions for non-customers commencing from June 8, 2020. The Bank notes that this...

Port Kaituma miner dies after being badly beaten

Police are investigating the murder of a miner, who was on Tuesday evening fatally beaten. Dead is David James of Port Kaituma, Region One (Barima-Waini). According...

Dr. Ramesh Sugrim discharged from Rehab Center in NY after recovering from COVID-19

Well-known Guyanese doctor, Ramesh Sugrim, has been discharged from a rehab center in New York after recovering from the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease. Sugrim, 66, of...

103-year-old Massachusetts woman beats coronavirus

Shelley Gunn describes her Polish grandmother, Jennie Stejna, as having a feisty spirit. Stejna certainly displayed that spirit as the 103-year-old woman recently...

2 critical after Rupert Craig Highway accident

Two women are said to be in a critical condition following an accident along the Rupert Craig Highway on Thursday morning. The accident involved a...

City receives $8M from PAHO for COVID-19 fight

The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) will provide approximately $8 Million (US$38,412) to aid the Georgetown City Council in its efforts to contain the...