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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Police Commissioner reports decrease in crime

Commissioner of Police Leroy Brumell has stated that the overall crime situation is not at the level, as is being perceived in the...

Survival supermarket clerk charged with assault

A delivery clerk attached to Survival Supermarket pleaded not guilty to an assault charge when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore. The court was told...

Businesswoman charged with abusive language

A businesswoman appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer the charge of abusive language. Thirty - four - year old Nicola Austin of 73 Durban...

Region 7 communities educated on TIP

A team of four (4) representatives from the Ministerial Task Force on Trafficking in Persons (MTFTIP) visited the Imbaimadai community in Region 7, as...

Brazilian teens deny marijuana possession

Nineteen - year - old Poniro Lucas Da Silva and 18 year old Jumetoo Tiang De Sauza both of Bon Fim, Brazil appeared before...

Brazilians remanded to prison for possession of shotgun

Two Brazilians were today remanded to prison when they appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm. 24 - year -...

East Ruimveldt resident accused of stealing truck batteries

Forty - year - old Ricardo Fernandes of East Ruimveldt Housing Scheme appeared before Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty and pleaded not guilty to the...

Siblings appear in court, accused of assaulting each other

A man was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty charged with abusive language and assault which he allegedly...

Mason accused of threatening ‘children mother’

A mason was today placed on $15,000 bail and bonded to keep the peace until the termination of a threatening language charge when he...

Businessman shoots bandit during attempted robbery

A businessman opened fire on two gunmen last night as they attempted to rob him. According to the Police, at about 7:15PM, one of...

Recent Articles

Man shot dead at Durban Street

A man was this evening killed in what appeared to be an execution-style shooting at Durban Street, Georgetown. He has been identified as 25-year-old Rondell...

New PPP/C Govt should ensure all are involved in charting the nation’s future –...

Following is a statement by Sir Ronald Sanders on the Guyana elections result: Sir Ronald Sanders is a veteran Caribbean diplomat who wrote extensively over...

Canada congratulates President Irfaan Ali

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement: “Canada welcomes the declaration of the Guyana Elections Commission and congratulates Irfaan...

Shepherd confident Guyana can end winless curse in ‘different’ CPL

Guyana Amazon Warriors pace bowler Romario Shepherd is quietly confident that this can be the year the team snaps its Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

President Ali celebrates Raksha Bandhan with members of Indian High Commission

The High Commission of India in Guyana celebrated Raksha Bandhan today (Monday) with the members of High Commission tying Rakhi to the newly elected...

Carter Center lauds end of Guyana’s election standoff; urges electoral & constitutional reforms

See full statement from the Carter Center:  ATLANTA (Aug. 3, 2020) — The Carter Center commends the Guyana Elections Commission and Chairperson Claudette Singh for...

GDF ranks now subject to directives of Commander-in-Chief Ali – Chief-of-Staff

Chief-of-Staff (ag) of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Brigadier Godfrey Bess has reminded army officers that they are subject to serve the State and...

Full Cabinet to be appointed this week – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Monday, disclosed that his full cabinet to carry out the new government’s development agenda will be appointed by the...

Charges against GECOM Chair dropped

The private criminal charges filed against Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice (retired) Claudette Singh have been dropped. INews was informed that the...

President Ali meets with employees at Ministry of the Presidency

President Irfaan Ali has met with employees at the Ministry of the Presidency. Dr Ali was sworn in as Guyana's Ninth Executive President during a...