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Thursday, December 8, 2022

Bond fire: Welding was likely being done near chemicals – GFS

See full statement from the Guyana Fire Service: The Guyana Fire Service is investigating the circumstances that led to a fire at Le Ressouvenir, East...

Fire ravaging bond at Le Ressouvenir

A fire of unknown origin is currently ravaging a bond located at Le Ressouvenir, East Coast Demerara (ECD) - in the vicinity of the...

Duo found guilty over 2018 deadly piracy attack

Two men who were charged in connection with a 2018 piracy attack that had left five fishermen dead have been found guilty by a...

Murdered Bushlot pensioner was robbed of $350K – Police

See full Police Report on the murder of 85-year-old Sumintra Sawh Victim – Sumintra Sawh called 'Aunty Betty', an 85-year-old pensioner who resided at Lot...

Bushlot woman found murdered on her 85th birthday

  Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Sumintra Shaw who was found murdered in her Bushlot, West Coast Berbice home today. Also known...

Essequibo Coast pensioner killed in home; 22-Y-O granddaughter arrested

A 75-year-old woman was brutally killed early this morning at her Charity, Essequibo Coast, home and police have since arrested the woman's 22-year-old granddaughter. Dead...

Joint Services destroy over half $B in ganja along Berbice River

A group of ranks from the Joint Services, on Saturday, destroyed a massive ganja farm operation along the Upper Berbice River, Region Six (East...

Irate minibus driver attacks cop

Another traffic policeman was on Saturday afternoon assaulted by an irate minibus driver, who was being given a traffic violation ticket. The incident occurred at...

Cop jailed 10 years for sexual activity with a child

Declaring that the prison sentence of 10 years prescribed in law for the offence of sexual activity with a child under 16 is “wholly...

“I am sorry” – Brazilian teen tells Guyanese cops after busted with cocaine on...

Police ranks stationed at Lethem, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Essequibo) on Friday arrested a 19-year-old Brazilian lad who was riding a bicycle across the Takutu...

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Suddie residents bemoan losses from flooding

As a result of continuous rainfall over the past few days, several residents and vendors of Suddie, Region Two (Pomeroon -Supenaam) were severely affected...

Payments for GRO, immigration support services now possible through MMG

Persons seeking to make payments for services offered by the Guyana Register Office (GRO) and Immigration Support Services can now do so through Mobile...

GPHC denies claims that patient in need of surgery was left unattended 

See full statement from the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation on alleged patient neglect: With reference to the social media posts being circulated which purports that...

Tint permits to now have lifespan of 3 years – Benn

Home Affairs Minister Robeson Benn has announced that the lifespan of tint permits will be extended to three years in order for permit holders...

No fare increase for water taxis – MARAD

See full statement from the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD): The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) has noted with concern that some operators are requesting more than...

GECOM staff says she was forced to use spreadsheet to tabulate votes under Mingo’s...

Assistant Registration Officer at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Alexandra Bowman, today told the ongoing Commission of Inquiry that during the tabulation of the...

Guyana signs MoU with int’l body to build world-class protected area system

The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with international conservation organisation, Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS) to aid in...

Iwokrama welcomes Guyana’s innovative Carbon Agreement

See full statement from the Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development: The Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development extends...

Duo wanted for attempted murder of gas station pump attendant

Two carpenters, age 25 and 19, are wanted by police for the attempted murder of 27-year-old Kemraj Ramcharran, a gas station pump attendant of...

Staffers at Home Affairs Ministry evacuate after smoke & fire alarms triggered 

The fire and smoke alarms at the Ministry of Home Affairs on Brickdam were triggered at around 09:00h today by smoke emanating from a...