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Monday, July 6, 2020

More marijuana fields destroyed at Yarrowkabra

– As the drug eradication exercise continues, the police have destroyed more marijuana fields in the community of Yarrowkabra, Soesdyke/Linden Highway on Wednesday...

After begging for leniency: 19 – year – old is sent to prison for...

  - A 19 - year - old man was today sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined $30,000, after pleading guilty to a...

Man killed in hit-and-run yet to be identified

An unidentified man was killed in a hit-and-run accident along the Yarrowkabra Public Road, Soesdyke/Linden Highway, on Friday at about 21:00h, according to the...

2 charged with murder of Berbice fishermen

Suresh Sundat, 22, of Belvedere Squatting Area and Narine Dhanrajh, 30, of Belvedere Village, were today charged with the murder of four fishermen. The victims...

Harding lawyers moving to summon Government

  - An agent of the State, specifically Attorney General Anil Nandlall may soon have to face the Court. Lawyers for Colwyn Harding have confirmed...

Alleged mastermind in murder of elderly women arrested

The alleged mastermind in the brutal murders of 87-year-old Constance Fraser and 75-year-old Phyllis Caesar, whose bodies were discovered in their home at South...

50 – year – old charged with cocaine, marijuana possession

Fifty - year - old John Beaton of 55 Albouy Street, Albouystown Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan charged with possession of narcotics,...

Families of policemen killed on the job get assistance

The Fallen Heroes Foundation of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) this morning handed over just under $800,000 to nine wives of Police Officers who...

Crime Rate & a 5-point plan – Ramjattan shows up at Budget 2015

By Jomo Paul - Vice President and Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan transformed the National Assembly into his personal arena on Wednesday night,...

Prison escapee sentenced to life for murder of minibus driver

Kerry Cromwell also called “Jim Screechie” of King Edward Street, Albouystown, Georgetown was on Thursday given a life sentence by Justice Navindra Singh after...

Recent Articles

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...