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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Smuggling of Guns, Ammo in Prisons is an attempt to create mayhem – Home...

- The Ministry of Home Affairs has been informed by the Prison Authorities of an attempt by persons bent on derailing Law and...

Men’s Affairs Bureau continues to spread awareness on domestic violence

– With the aim of tackling the scourge of violence in Guyana, the Men’s Affairs Bureau (MAB) continues to work with a number of...

Candlelight Vigil held for Chief Librarian

- Workers of the National Library, family members, friends and personnel of the Ministry of Education have gathered at the corners of New...

Rum producing giant DDL against alcohol abuse – Chairman

By Kurt Campbell - Newly appointed Chairman of local rum producing giant, Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) Komal Samaroo, during his symbolic installation on Thursday...

Man remanded for beating pregnant wife who refuses to give evidence against him

- An unemployed man of McDoom Public Road was refused bail by Magistrate Faith McGusty for assaulting his pregnant reputed wife The 32- year...

Arizona mother admits to killing daughter, poisoning other children on Christmas Day

- An Arizona mother has admitted to suffocating her 13-year-old daughter and trying to kill her other children by poisoning them, police said...

Special unit for Rape, Domestic Violence victims to be established

– As reports of rape and domestic violence continue to plague the country, the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security intends to...

Police captures murder suspect en- route to Suriname

– The suspect in the murder of Carlissa Matthews was arrested by the police at about 08:00hrs on Thursday (January 2) Springlands, Corentyne. The...

Man arrested for possession of unlicensed firearm

– Police on Tuesday (December 31) arrested a man at Arimu Cuyuni for having in his possession an unlicensed firearm. According to police at...

Georgetown girl murdered by lover on old year’s night

 – A girl’s life was sniffed out mere moments before ushering in the New Year (2014). Police say they are investigating the murder of 20...

Recent Articles

Improvised weapons, other contraband found in prisons

Officers of both the Guyana Prison Service (GPS) and the Guyana Police Force (GPF) unearthed a large quantity of prohibited items, inclusive of improvised...

Motorcyclist loses life after colliding with car at Ituni

A motorcyclist who was travelling along the Ituni Trail, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice), is now the country’s latest road fatality after his motorcycle collided...

Guyana will still control funds – Central Bank Governor

Guyana’s oil money offshore The billions of dollars that Guyana will earn from the oil and gas sector will be held by an overseas bank,...

115 road deaths recorded so far for 2019 — Traffic Chief

With just over three weeks remaining for 2019, the Traffic Department of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has already recorded 115 road deaths throughout...

PPP condemns David Granger’s “waging civil war” accusation

The Opposition – People’s Progressive Party – on Saturday condemned President David Granger’s accusation that the Party is waging “civil war” in Guyana. In...

CANU unearths ganja, ecstasy, crystal meth during raids

A high-speed chase between ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) and a motorcar along the West Coast Demerara (WCD) Public Road led to...

Region 2 holds road safety march

In an effort to curb the increasing carnage on Guyana’s roadways, the Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Administration hosted a road safety awareness march this morning...

US Govt assisting GECOM with voter education – Ambassador

United States Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch has announced that a number of US agencies have come on board to assist citizens with voter...

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...