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Monday, January 20, 2020

Young Mahaica resident admitted to practise law in Guyana

Sonia Nauth, a young resident of Mahaica, East Coast Demerara (ECD) resident who recently graduated from Hugh Wooding Law School, was on Wednesday admitted...

Essequibo Coast resident admitted to local bar

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all love of what you’re doing or learning to...

Canje woman celebrates 100th birthday

By: Andrew Carmichael  Rachel Isabella Michael celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday, three days after she became the county’s latest centenarian. Despite being confined to a...

Unsafe abortion happens when there is not enough access

By Devina Samaroo Jane Doe (not real name) was 15 years old when she found out she was pregnant. At that time, she was about to...

At 37, Omesh Jhagroo finally gets CSEC qualifications

Omesh Jhagroo, 37, has proven that it is never too late to achieve your dreams. Being completely blind, he has defied all odds and secured...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: Donlee Castello wants to become a politician to improve peoples’ lives

Seventeen-year-old Donlee Castello may be young but his dreams are big. Having already attained a major accomplishment at the recent Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC)...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: “I always knew I had potential” – Samuel Haynes

Samuel Haynes, 16, of Queen's College is among the country's top five performers of the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Examination. He gained fourth place...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: Riana Toney aims to become a microbiologist

Riana Toney, 16, of the Anna Regina Secondary is  this year’s highest achiever at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination, securing a whopping...

Guyana gets its 1st embryologist

Ganesh Persaud - who hails from the Cinderella County of Essequibo - is Guyana’s first embryologist. Embryology is the field of medicine concerned with the...

“Pepper spray saved my life” – survivor of Norton St. shooting

By: Kizzy Coleman For two years, she suffered severe beatings at the hands of a man she truly loved and wanted to please. She was battered...

Recent Articles

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

APNU no good for progress, democracy – Jagdeo tells Region 2 supporters

…as Govt given “F” grade in every sector In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) paltry track record in upholding...

PPP rebuilt Guyana without oil & gas – Ali to mammoth Essequibo Coast rally

…vows to transform agriculture sector …promises incentives for rice farmers It was a scene of red, yellow and black at Damon Square, Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast,...

13-yr-old hit in the head after rebuffing classmate’s inappropriate touches

A young teenager is now nursing gaping wounds to her head after she was hit with a piece of wood by a male classmate,...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

PPP promises to help ex-sugar workers get back on their feet

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali, has promised that if his party is elected into office come March then they...

GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the...