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National Cultural Centre gets $19M sound system upgrade

The National Cultural Centre (NCC) is currently being enhanced with a new state-of-the-art sound system, costing some $19M. The first phase of the project commenced...

‘Guyana Night’ CARIFESTA debut wows

Just days before the official opening of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA) XIV, the Guyana contingent debuted their melting-pot performance of ‘one year...

R. Kelly charged with prostitution involving a minor

(BBC) R. Kelly is facing prostitution charges by prosecutors in Minnesota, who allege he solicited a teenager who asked him for an autograph in...

CJIA gives passengers Emancipation Day welcome

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) yesterday welcomed passengers to the sweet sounds of African drums, and traditional African dishes in keeping with the...

Eddy Grant LIVE on ‘The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon’

Guyanese International Superstar, Eddy Grant - famous for his hit song 'Electric Avenue' - will be making a rare live performance on the popular...

CJIA records over 31,000 arrivals in May

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has released flight statistics for this year thus far, which show a whopping 6000 increase in arrivals for...

Govt, Princess Casino collude to quash Marriott Casino tenders – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has accused the Government and the authorities of Princess Hotel and Casino of working in tandem to block the realisation...

Buju Banton urges youth to stay away from violence

Jamaican reggae and dancehall artiste, Buju Banton performed to a sold-out crowd at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence on Sunday morning. During the concert, Banton,...

Youths dominate 53rd anniversary flag-raising ceremony

The flag-raising ceremony for Guyana’s 53rd anniversary was held at D’Urban Park on Sunday, with several rounds of performances delivered by mostly students, members...

GTT launches +Star Singing Competition

After persistent calls from the public for the return of the GTT Jingle and Song Competition, the company has launched the GTT Plus Star...

Recent Articles

Essequibo man dies after crashing into utility pole

A driver attached to the Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) was on Wednesday evening killed after he reportedly lost control of...

Deadly Police Operation: GPF says it has ‘no desire to conceal the truth’

Statement issued by the Guyana Police Force: Cognisant of a statement issued by Attorneys Konyo Sandiford and Nigel Hughes, representing the Boston family following the...

Residents continue protest for justice over killing of Dartmouth businessman

Residents of Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) continued to protest into the night, demanding that justice be served in relation to the...

32% of police officers fully vaccinated against Covid-19

Commissioner of the Guyana Police Force (GPF), Nigel Hoppie has revealed that at least 75 per cent of his officers have received the first...

Just before being fired, Lowenfield renewed assistant’s contract for 3 years

One of former Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield’s final acts before he was sent on leave and ultimately fired from the Guyana Elections...

17 schools forced to close after teachers test positive for Covid-19

Just days into the new school term, COVID-19 outbreaks have forced the closure of 17 schools across Guyana, according to Education Minister Priya Manickchand....

Eyewitness: Who do they think they’re fooling…

…with the protests? PNC-wannabe-leader Aubrey Norton was nabbed by the Police on Monday for allegedly “leading an illegal procession”. He and a dozen others were...

Deadly Police Operation: Family demands independent probe

Statement from Attorney representing the Boston family on the murder of Junior Orin Boston at Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast: On Wednesday the 15th day of September...

Officer in fatal shooting of Essequibo man under close arrest; nothing illegal found at...

The officer who pulled the trigger on a rifle which resulted in the death of 29-year-old Orin Boston of Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast in Region...

9 more Covid deaths; 1 fully vaccinated, 2 partially vaccinated

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that of September 14, 2021, nine more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...