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Thursday, December 12, 2019

One die in Linden accident

 - An accident along the One Mile Public Road, Wismar, Linden, involving a motorcycle and two pedestrians has claimed the life of a Lindener. Dead...

Brazilian to spend 24 months in Guyana jail for theft

 - A Brazilian was sentenced to 24 months in jail for theft. Thirty - year - old Rodriques Da Silva, who was employed as...

Guyana Police Force to get first SWAT unit

- The operations of the Guyana Police Force is now poised for a boost with the announcement of the establishment of a SWAT...

Man caught by public spirited citizens after snatching woman’s chain, remanded to prison

- Leroy Williams appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman and pleaded not guilty to the charge of simple larceny. It is alleged that on September...

Police destroy more Marijuana fields

- Police on Monday during a narcotics eradication operation stumbled on another Marijuana farm at Onderneeming Backlands, Essequibo Coast. According to the police, about...

Elderly man is latest road fatality

- Pedestrians continue to be the leading victims of road fatalities with the latest being 69-year-old Omar Hussain. According to reports, an investigation conducted...

Pensioner allegedly threatens to chop sister, granted bail

- A pensioner was placed on $80,000 bail for threatening to chop his sister. Sixty – two - year old Mohamed Bacchus of...

Six months jail for man who threatened to burn his mother

- Thirty – eight - year old Mahesh Kumar of 4th Street La Penitence Georgetown was sentence to six months in jail for two...

Police arrest man for discharging rounds indiscriminately

– Thirty - year-old Michael Benn of Charity, Essequibo Coast was arrested by police on Monday evening after discharging rounds indiscriminately in...

Police probing alleged $3 million fraud at GPHC

By Kurt Campbell - The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has finally spoken out on reports of an alleged fraud at the institution...

Recent Articles

Top UG Computer Science graduate honoured

Shameer Amerullah, a secondary school teacher, has received the Shivraj Maraj Memorial Prize for being this year’s best graduating Computer Science student at the...

21-Y-O fined $20,000 for slapping female cop

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...

Driver fined $80,000 for traffic violations

A resident of One Mile, Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was on Wednesday fined $80,000 by Magistrate Rondel Weever when he appeared at...

Over 200 vessels entered Guyana for 2019 – MARAD

Guyana’s burgeoning oil sector and expanding fisheries industry are attracting more maritime traffic in the country’s waters, according to the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD). In...

UG student benefits from Iwokrama scholarship funded by ExxonMobil

The Iwokrama International Centre recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Guyana (UG) to support a PhD scholarship under a...

Central Bank considering penalties for Republic Bank

The Central Bank of Guyana is considering penalties against Republic Bank, in wake of numerous complaints from customers about its poor service following a...

Hydromet warns of flooding

The Hydromet Office has warned of flooding today, due to heavy rainfall. See full statement: SPECIAL INFORMATION: Flood warning remains in effect for flood prone areas...

Man pretending to be cop faces several robbery charges

A 21-year-old man accused of pretending to be a cop was on Wednesday slapped with several robbery charges and appeared before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus...

Not difficult to pick ourselves up again – Kieron Pollard

After Rohit Sharma pulled left-arm fingerspinner Khary Pierre against the turn, the ball seemed destined to soar over the midwicket boundary. Until Evin Lewis'...

Youth fined for slapping female Police Officer

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...