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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Accidents halt traffic in Georgetown

Two accidents this afternoon resulted in traffic moving at a rather slow pace in Georgetown. The first accident occurred at Lamaha and Vlissengen Road, while...

Robeson Benn Jr. released from police custody

Robeson Benn Jr. has been released on bail, following allegations that he battered his ex – girlfriend. When contacted, Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mr....

Two men jailed for Health Ministry Fire

Two men were today sentenced to prison by Magistrate Judy Latchman for the arson attack on the Ministry of Health building on Brickdam between...

Man allegedly found with 250grams of marijuana granted bail

Stephon Harry of 417 North East La Penitence Georgetown made his first court appearance before Magistrate Fabayo Azore today, charged with possession of narcotics...

Diamond man pleads not guilty to assault, abusive language

Twenty – Three – year old Andrew Burke of 5th Avenue Diamond Housing Scheme appeared before Magistrate Sueanna Lovell charged with assault and abusive...

Venezuelans charged with illegal entry

Two Venezuelans were today charged with Illegal entry. Forty – year – old Julio Mendeza and Andre Pachelo of Venezuela appeared before Magistrate Sueanna...

Vendor charged with assault

A vendor was today granted bail in the sum of $20,000 when he appeared before Magistrate Sueanna Lovell charged with assault.   Forty – Seven –...

Essequibo man sentenced to 4 years in jail for TIP offense

Forty – Four – year old Chateram Persaud, owner of Soca Paradise Disco at Columbia on the Essequibo Coast was sentenced to four years...

Buxton sisters accused of assaulting police officer

Two sisters were today placed on $60,000 bail each when they appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with resisting arrest, disorderly behavior and assaulting...

Court case involving lovers dropped due to lack of evidence

Forty – one – year old Dexter Edmond of Laing Avenue Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with assault and threatening language. He pleaded...

Recent Articles

Teen battling for life after being stabbed by knife-wielding bandit

A teenager is currently battling for his life at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after being stabbed...

Tickets on sale from Monday for CPL matches in Guyana

Tickets for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) home matches in the upcoming Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament will be on sale from Monday,...

UK Govt denies Russian claim of military base construction in Guyana

Britain’s Defence Ministry on Friday denied the allegations that it was involved in a plot to overthrow the Venezuelan Government using a military base...

Bids received for upgrade of zoo

Guyana’s lone Zoological Park, located within the Botanical Gardens on Vlissengen Road, Georgetown, will soon be upgraded with bids in excess of $5 million...

Virgin Atlantic expresses interest in Guyana

United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic Airways is the newest airline to express interest in expanding its service to Georgetown, Guyana. This was revealed by Public Infrastructure...

Rape accused gets six weeks for assaulting minibus conductor     

Senior Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday sentenced 40-year-old Adrian Brandt to six weeks imprisonment after he admitted to assaulting a minibus conductor, causing him...

Trans Guyana Airways introduces new route to Europe

Trans Guyana Airways, in collaboration with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, has introduced a new route to the Amsterdam International Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands. The...

4 arrested, questioned for armed robberies

Four men are now being grilled by the police, for their alleged involvement in several armed robberies committed in various villages in Corentyne, Berbice. The...

US$1.6B land titling/demarcation project commences

The Amerindian Peoples Association (APA), along with its partners, the Indigenous Peoples Affairs Ministry, the National Toshaos’ Council (NTC) and the South Rupununi District...

Burnt 7-year-old opens eyes after first phase of treatment in Texas hospital

Seven-year-old Atiya Shaniya Persaud, who walked out of her burning Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home with third degrees burns over 97% of...