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Friday, January 17, 2020

Youth killed after losing control of motorcycle

A young motorcyclist was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after losing control of the motorcycle he was driving along Cotton Field Public...

Motorcyclist critical following Essequibo accident

A motorcyclist is battling for his life in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Suddie Public Hospital following a collision with a canter...

Essequibo newspaper vendor killed, 4 in custody

An Essequibo Coast newspaper vendor was shot and killed on Friday evening after armed bandit attacked his family. The incident occurred sometime around 20:00h during...

APNU/AFC supporter assaults cop

A female supporter of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition this afternoon assaulted a female police officer who was on...

DNA test confirms charred remains found in burnt car belong to key murder witness

The charred remains that were discovered in a burnt car in a swampy area in Mahaicony, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) on November 1, 2019, belongs...

Man charged for alleged sexual assault of 7-yr-old girl

A 30-year-old taxi driver who was hired to transport a 7-year-old girl from school but allegedly diverted to the Jubilee Resort and engaged in...

Teen granted bail over attempt to rape elderly woman

Principal Magistrate Annette Singh on Thursday placed a 17-year-old lad on bail when he appeared before her at the Georgetown Magistrates Courts on a...

Bandits terrorise Berbice Pastor; demand ‘church money’

Armed bandits on Thursday morning broke into the home of a Pastor at Letter Kenny on the Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) and threatened...

Turkish national in Guyana wanted for fraud, immigration violation

The Guyana Police Force has issued a wanted bulletin for a Turkish national who is wanted in relation to fraud and immigration violation. Wanted is...

Taxi driver disqualified from driving after 3rd DUI conviction

Presiding Linden Magistrate Dylon Bess on Wednesday permanently disqualified the driver’s licence of a Speightland, Linden resident who appeared before him at the Linden...

Recent Articles

Contents of AG Report worrying – FITUG

The incumbent A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) has come under greater criticism by the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana...

Elections candidates’ lists: Political party fraudulently obtained nominator’s name

…PPP/C vows to implement “tougher legislation” on electoral fraud The Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) says it will implement tougher laws to guard against electoral...

4 in custody after CANU intercepts fertiliser truck with cocaine, ganja

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Thursday intercepted a fertiliser-laden truck destined for Berbice with a large quantity of ganja and cocaine along Mandela...

Education Ministry says will assist victims in St. Agnes School attack

The Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Guyana Teachers’ Union wishes to react to the unfortunate and absolutely abhorrent incident which took place...

ERC launches “I Am Us” movie to promote harmony

Locally-produced movie ‘I Am Us’ has been launched by the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) with a special screening at Caribbean Cinemas located at the...

Cubans fined for overstaying in Guyana

Seven Cuban nationals were Thursday charged and fined for overstaying in Guyana. The foreigners pleaded guilty to the charges when they appeared before Chief Magistrate...

23 Haitians charged for attempting to illegally depart Guyana

Chief Magistrate (ag) Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Wednesday charged and fined 23 Haitian nationals for attempting to illegally depart Guyana. It is alleged that on January...

Taxi driver arrested over marijuana possession

A 28-year-old hire car driver of East Canje, Berbice, was yesterday (January 15, 2020) arrested for possession of marijuana. At about 17:30hrs, ranks performing duties...

Over 2,500 polling stations for E-day

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) will be making available some 2,500 polling stations across the country on Elections Day, March 2. Public Relations Officer of...

Marcus Bisram case returns to Berbice, new Magistrate assigned

Chief Magistrate (ag) Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Wednesday overruled submissions made by attorneys for murder accused Marcus Bisram to have the Preliminary Inquiry (PI) conducted...