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OPINION: Challenges facing the new Government of Guyana

By Sir Ronald Sanders The one upside of the challenges facing the government of Guyana after a five-month impasse in declaring the result of general...

Minister Manickchand engages senior education officials

New Minister of Education Priya Manickchand has hit the ground running. On her first official day at work (Friday) she met with the senior staff...

Over 40,000 rapid test kits, other Covid-19 supplies arrive in Guyana

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, last evening, handed over a quantity of essential medical supplies to the...

Single mother gets boost to kick-start business venture

Shamika Henry, a mother of one, on Tuesday received a quantity of cosmetology equipment from the Social Protection Ministry, through its Gender Affairs Bureau...

New Agriculture Minister aims to bring immediate relief to farmers

Newly-appointed Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, is hoping to the hit the ground running in order to provide immediate relief to farmers, who, according...

Shuman heads to Parliament as first MP of Joinder List

Mr Lenox Shuman, the Leader of the Liberty and Justice Party (LJP), will be the first parliamentary representative for the seat awarded to its...

OPINION: President Ali and his team have begun putting Guyana back on track

The Following is an opinion piece by Dr Leslie Ramsammy, a former Minister under the PPP/C Government  Just three days after he was sworn in...

IPL franchises begin quarantining and testing for Covid-19

A day after a few of the IPL owners had a meeting internally to discuss the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) draft sent by the...

Eyewitness: The rebuilding…

…team Well, there you have it…the PPP Cabinet that’ll be assisting President Irfaan Ali to rebuild this country – still reeling from the mismanagement of...

Mass testing for COVID-19 begins in Region 8

Potaro-Siparuni, Region Eight has recorded nine COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, August 5, 2020. Six of these cases are from Kanapang and are currently...

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36-Y-O man stabbed to death during fight at Mahdia

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 36-year-old Seon Grant, a porknocker of De Kendren West Coast Demerara. The incident occurred during the...

Ocean View exposé could amount to criminal conduct – AG Nandlall

Attorney General Anil Nandlall says his government is actively considering a lawyer’s letter from the owner of the Ocean View Hotel, Wilfred Rambarran who...

Major reshuffling of Police Force; Blanhum back as Crime Chief 

Days after Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali was sworn in as the 9th Executive President of Guyana, there has been major changes within the hierarchy...

Gross mismanagement of Natural Resources Ministry reported during visit by new Minister

The recently appointed Minister of Natural Resources Vickram Bharrat on Thursday 6th August 2020, met with the Heads of the various agencies under the...

Fast-tracking land titling project among priorities for Minister Sukhai

Newly-appointed Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, has said her priorities include ensuring that the Land Titling Project which had started under the previous...

Ocean View Hotel owner claims he still owns building, demands millions in rent

Owner of the Ocean View Hotel, Wilfred Rambarran is claiming that he still owns the building which was compulsorily acquired under the David Granger...

Health Ministry revamping COVID-19 response

New Health Minister, Dr. Frank Anthony has disclosed that one of his immediate actions as the minister responsible for the sector is to implement...

OPINION: Challenges facing the new Government of Guyana

By Sir Ronald Sanders The one upside of the challenges facing the government of Guyana after a five-month impasse in declaring the result of general...

Minister Manickchand engages senior education officials

New Minister of Education Priya Manickchand has hit the ground running. On her first official day at work (Friday) she met with the senior staff...

Over 40,000 rapid test kits, other Covid-19 supplies arrive in Guyana

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, last evening, handed over a quantity of essential medical supplies to the...