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See comparison …details of Mingo inflating votes in favour of APNU/AFC

The ongoing National Recount at the Arthur Chung Convention Centre (ACCC) to ascertain votes cast on March 2, polls has revealed that Returning Officer...

Cops get tough against curfew violators; several others charged in Linden

Five other Lindeners were charged for violating the country-wide COVID-19 curfew in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) as law enforcement officials in the mining...

Region 2 REO charged for assaulting Vice Chairman in boardroom fracas

The A Partnership for National Unity/ Alliance for Change (APNU/AFC)-aligned Regional Executive Officer (REO) of Region Two, Denis Jaikarran appeared at the Suddie Magistrate’s...

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital launches $20M COVID-19 testing and treatment centre

The St. Joseph Mercy Hospital (SJMH) has launched a brand new COVID-19 testing and treatment facility at the St. Paul Retreat Centre at Vryheid’s...

June payment of Old Age Pensions to begin on May 28

The Guyana Post Office Corporation (GPOC) has announced that June payment of Old Age Pensions will begin on May 28. In a statement today, the...

Task Force approves conditional return of 300 Guyanese stranded overseas

The National COVID-19 Task Force (NCTF) today held a special meeting to consider the applications of various groups of Guyanese stranded overseas as a...

GDF rank succumbs after motorcycle accident

A rank attached to the Guyana Defense Force (GDF) was killed on Thursday after the motorcycle he was riding at the time, collided with...

Winnette Lawrence represents Guyana in first Online Archery Competition

Amidst the COVID-19 lockdown, Archers from around the world recently got together and competed in a novel Virtual Online Archery Competition. Archery Guyana announced that,...

CARICOM calls for action to address biodiversity loss as World observes Int’l Biodiversity Day

Assistant Secretary-General for Human and Social Development, Dr Douglas Slater has called for actions to foster more ecosystem-based solutions to address biodiversity loss, climate...

U.S. slaps sanctions on Nicaraguan army chief, finance minister

The United States today sought to further pressure on Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega by imposing another round of sanctions, this time targeting the country’s...

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Enmore man drowns at Unity Foreshore

Police are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a 30-year-old man, who allegedly drowned at the Unity Foreshore on the East...

COVID-19 total jumps to 135 with 8 new cases

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Guyana has increased to 135, after another eight cases were confirmed today (Sunday, May 24, 2020). This...

“Police should also investigate Mingo’s proven fraud if GECOM Chair will have them check...

Dear Madam Chair, We have noted with deep concern a news report published in the Chronicle newspaper dated 23rd May 2020, in which it is...

Teen confesses to killing Zeeburg handyman

A 17-year-old boy has been detained by Police after he reportedly confessed to the murder of a handyman, whose lifeless body was discovered at...

East Canje mothers struggling in COVID-19 pandemic

By Andrew Carmichael With most businesses closed, reduced activity in the marketplace and less travel, COVID-19 has stopped more than 60 per cent of daily...

GECOM has no power to investigate APNU/AFC allegations – Nandlall

Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Retired Justice Claudette Singh would be in serious violation of the Constitution if she decided to forge...

Crescent sighted; Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated tomorrow

The Central Islamic Organization of Guyana (CIOG) is informing the Muslim community that the crescent for the month of Shawwal has been sighted tonight...

Completed ballot boxes reach 1,049 on Day 18 of National Recount

Day 18 of the national recount has seen the number of completed ballot boxes reaching the one thousand mark as 85 boxes were recounted...

Jagdeo urges GECOM to stop entertaining wild, unproven APNU/AFC allegations

On a daily basis during the ongoing national recount, new and unsubstantiated allegations of fraud are being made by the APNU/AFC Coalition – allegations...

Leguan man dies after tractor topples in rice field

Tragedy struck on Friday afternoon on the quiet island of Leguan, when a man lost his life after the tractor which he was operating...