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Friday, November 15, 2019

Update: Dead Brazilian miner was robbed of gold, cash; suspect arrested

– Police have identified the dead Brazilian miner as 46 – year – old Danderlei Lienen who was killed on Wednesday night (November...

Man assumed killed and dumped in South Ruimveldt

- Residents of South Georgetown were greeted Thursday morning (November 21) with the body of a man which is yet to be identified...

Three years jail for Essequibo labourer busted with cocaine

- Thirty - three - year - old Essequibo labourer,  Mark Simion of Bush Lot village was sent to prison for three years...

Shoemaker sets sister on fire over ‘missing weed’

By Leroy Smith – Thirty – five - year old Samantha Schwartz, a mother of four who resides at lot 73 Section D South...

Yvonne Pearson among eight homeless in E.C.D fire

By Leroy Smith - Eight persons are now homeless following a fire which is thus far undetermined and which has destroyed a two flat...

Miner clubbed to death

– Forty – two – year old miner, Michael Morris lost his life after he was engaged in an altercation with other miners...

Cricketer walks free of murdering friend following absence of Police, other witnesses

– Cricketer, Carlyle Barton walked out of the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court a free man on Tuesday, November 19 following a ruling by Magistrate...

Calls made for Seeta’s Bar to be brought under control after drunk driver slams...

– A drunk driver after leaving Seeta’s Bar on Monday afternoon (November 18) lost control of his car and slammed into three Stella...

Shootout near Prisons: Occupants of car might be serial robbers

- Close to thirty persons including toddlers and pensioners were forced to seek refuge on George and Leopold Street on Sunday evening (November...

Man found dead on Essequibo roadway

- Police on the Essequibo Coast are investigating the death of a man of unsound mind whose lifeless body was discovered on the...

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Collect salary increases – Jagdeo to public servants

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