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Despite challenges, Govt has been fulfilling its promises – Rodrigues tells New York-based Guyanese

Guyana is currently undergoing major transformational changes, all geared at ensuring a better quality of life for Guyanese, Minister within the Ministry of Housing...

3 in ICU as 29 new Covid cases recorded

Guyana has recorded 29 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the total positives detected to date to 64,521. There are three persons in the...

Full Court rules Judge could proceed with hearing case challenging President’s suspension of PSC

A ruling rendered on Wednesday by the Demerara Full Court has paved the way for Justice Gino Persaud to proceed with hearing the case...

EPA to include “strong measures” in Liza 1 Permit

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently reviewing the Environmental Permit for the Liza 1 Development in the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana and according...

Pesticides Lab extends its scope of GNBS certification to include testing of residues in...

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) today provided a crucial update to the Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals Laboratory’s Scope of Certification. The updated...

Omai’s diamond drilling in Region 7 yields success

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - May 27, 2022) - Omai Gold Mines Corp. (TSXV: OMG) (OTC Pink: OMGGF) ("Omai" or the "Company") is pleased to...

President Ali leads delegation to ‘Agro Fest’ in Barbados

President Dr Irfaan Ali is leading a delegation to attend ‘Agro Fest’ - The National Agricultural Exhibition, to be held at Queen’s Park in...

Sophia resident executed by lone gunman

Police in Regional Division 4 ‘A’ are investigating an alleged murder committed on 43-year-old Collin McPherson, a driver attached to the Ministry of Health. The...

Riverview fatal shooting: Family refutes police claims

  Family members of the 30-year-old man who was shot dead allegedly by police are refuting the claims surrounding the circumstances of the man's death. Police...

Pregnant teen dies at GPHC after suffering from asthma complications

Sixteen-year-old Dayna Pestano, a pregnant teen who had been suffering from asthma, succumbed at the Georgetown Public Hospital (GPHC) on Wednesday evening while being...

Recent Articles

NCD Commission urges urgent action to regulate e-cigarettes, hookahs

See below for a statement from Chairman of the Presidential Commission on the Prevention and Control of NCDs, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy:  This year is five years since...

Shop owner, teenager nabbed at Parika with marijuana

An intelligence-led cordon and search exercise at Parika junction on Friday resulted in the arrest of two women who were found in possession of...

Teenager in custody after cops find ganja in KFC cup

An 18-year-old male of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara is now in police custody after he was found in possession of a quantity of marijuana...

Shots fired during National Park concert; patron arrested with illegal gun, ammo

Chaos erupted in the National Park in the wee hours of today during the 'Baderation' Concert when dancehall artiste, Skeng, was performing. Videos circulating on...

Contractor gets two-week extension to finish $117 M Cane Grove road

The contractor executing works on the $117 million Cane Grove road in Region Four has been given a two-week extension by Minister of Public...

Water taxi service reintroduced from NA to Rosignol

Public Works Minister Bishop Juan Edghill on Friday announced that pensioners and school children in uniform will not have to pay to cross the...

Decomposed body of teacher found at Crane house; husband wanted

The body of a female teacher was found in a state of decomposition at her home at Crane, West Coast Demerara on Friday and...

“We must stop thinking we are too small to advance in int’l markets” –...

…delivers feature address at opening of Agro Fest  As the Caribbean works on enhancing its productivity to reduce its high food import bill and ensure...

Eyewitness: Moving…flag-raising

Your Eyewitness was intrigued by the change in the locale for the flag-raising ceremony this year. He figured, why not? Year after year they’ve...

Despite challenges, Govt has been fulfilling its promises – Rodrigues tells New York-based Guyanese

Guyana is currently undergoing major transformational changes, all geared at ensuring a better quality of life for Guyanese, Minister within the Ministry of Housing...