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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Benn warns of harsh penalties for those responsible for school fires 

See full statement from Minister of Home Affairs Robeson Benn: The Minister of Home Affairs, Honourable Robeson Benn, has considered the alarming number of school...

3 arrested after shootout with Police in Berbice

    An intelligence-led operation by ranks in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has led to the arrest of three suspects in connection with the discovery of...

Husband recalls deadly Essequibo beach tragedy

  One day before she celebrated her 25th birthday, Akeesia Tryell, known as “Kiki”, drowned during a family outing at the popular Feather Beach, Lima...

Police hunt for ex-lover as woman’s battered body found in canal

The battered body of a housewife was found floating at Lowlands, Railway Embankment, East Coast Demerara woman was found on Monday. Dead is 47-year-old Nazaleen...

2 women drown during outing at Essequibo beach

The bodies of two women were pulled from Feather Beach at Lima Sands on the Essequibo Coast on Sunday after they were reported missing. The...

Teen driver in custody after pedestrian killed in Leonora accident

Police in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a pedestrian on the Leonora Public Road, West...

Essequibo man drops firearm while fleeing from police

Police on the Essequibo Coast in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) are on the hunt for Davenand Dwarka called 'Snakey' who dropped an illegal firearm with...

Ganja found in shipment from USA – CANU

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) has disclosed that a quantity of marijuana was found in a shipment from the United States on Friday. According to...

Stanleytown man caught with 28.6 kg marijuana after attempting to flee cops

Members of the Mahaica Police Station Anti-Crime Patrol, headed by a Woman Sergeant, on Friday night nabbed a Stanleytown, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) resident...

Special Constable among 3 arrested with gun, ammo

A Special Constable and two other persons were arrested after they were found with a  firearm along with matching ammunition at Versailles, West Bank...

Recent Articles

Pickup driver remanded for crashing into crowd, killing man

Shazad Sattaur of Glasgow Housing Scheme, East Bank Berbice (EBB) was today slapped with a series of charges in relation to the fatal accident...

25 smart classrooms to be established in 2023 – Manickchand

In keeping with the Education Ministry’s vision of incorporating technology to transform the education sector, 25 smart classrooms are expected to be established or...

6 more solid waste sites to be established – Dharamlall

Some $1 billion has been allocated in this year’s budget specifically for solid waste management interventions, while another $885 million is set aside to...

First Lady named ‘Godmother’ of Guyana’s third FPSO

Guyana’s third Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel – the Prosperity – was officially dedicated by First Lady Mrs. Arya Ali and company...

Buxton protesters demand suspected drug trafficker be released from custody – Ministry

See full statement from Home Affairs Ministry: An intelligence-led operation this morning resulted in the interception of a motor vehicle bearing registration number PRR 6703...

Excel Guyana forges strategic alliance with Inver Group

Excel Guyana has announced a strategic alliance with Inver Group, a firm specialising in the distribution of metal building solutions and construction materials including...

Guyanese-born actress Letitia Wright conferred with Honorary Doctorate

Black Panther star Letitia Wright was this morning conferred with an Honorary Degree, Doctor of Letters, from the University of Guyana. The University held an...

Protests erupt at Buxton over CANU operation

Residents of Buxton, East Coast Demerara (ECD) have begun protesting following an operation conducted by the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) in the area. Details surrounding...

Letter: No Lost and Found at CJIA, Timehri?

Dear Editor, As a citizen of this country, and one who was a beauty Ambassador of Guyana for several years, I wish to express my...

Berbice man charged with attempted murder of wife

  Businessman Khemadatt Persaud was today charged with the attempted murder of his reputed wife, Deoranie Badal called “Marcy”. He made his appearance before Magistrate Rabindranauth...