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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Public Health Dentist robbed by armed motorcycle bandits

Police are investigating and alleged robbery under arms committed on a 49-year-old dental surgeon attached to the Ministry of Public Health earlier today, resulting...

Man jailed for robbery, told the court he needed money to buy milk and...

A 20-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to robbing a woman on September 9, 2019. Julian Corlette, a...

$100M contract for items to GPHC still outstanding- 2017 AG report

A contract which was worth close to $100 million and was intended to deliver a canter truck and several pieces of critical equipment to...

Govt reviewing vaccination guidelines for Covid survivors

The Ministry of Health is reviewing the timeline for administering the COVID-19 vaccine to persons who have already recovered from Covid. During yesterday's COVID-19 update,...

Constable nabbed with several passports at his home under “open arrest”

The Police Constable who was earlier this month nabbed by law enforcement officials with several passports at his home is under “open arrest” but...

MoH requests $1.9B supplementary funding to purchase COVID-19 vaccines

The Health Ministry has asked the National Assembly for a supplementary provision to the tune of $1.9 billion, to be directed for the purchasing...

Former Guyanese MP and convicted terrorist dies at US prison

Former People’s National Congress (PNC) Member of Parliament (MP), Mayor of Linden and convicted international terrorist, Abdul Kadir died at prison in the United...

Region 4 pensioner is latest COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that informs that another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died. This takes the...

Guyana to improve management of Solid Waste from Ships

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) on Thursday, hosted a meeting with stakeholders to address challenges of waste disposal in the Maritime sector. The one-day...

CPL 2017: Tournament’s most consistent teams vie for biggest prize

By Akshay Gopalakrishnan Big Picture When the 2017 CPL is looked back on down the years, the good-humoured personal battle between Chris Gayle and Dwayne Bravo...

Recent Articles

Guyana cannot be the sacrificial altar for Venezuela’s internal political differences – Pres. Ali...

In his maiden address to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on Thursday, President Dr Irfaan Ali raised the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, which he...

For ExxonMobil, local content just makes good business sense”- Routledge

President of ExxonMobil Guyana, Alistair Routledge says the company and its prime contractors have been making significant efforts to bolster local content including planning,...

Mustapha promises scholarships, shade houses for White Water residents

During a recent visit to Mabaruma, Region One (Barima-Waini), Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha announced plans to improve the village’s human resource capacity by offering...

Pandemic has taught us that disparity still exists in the world – Pres. Ali...

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Wednesday night called for a less profit-driven approach to the vaccination process and pointed to his country’s recovery plans...

2 killed, 1 injured after truck topples at Buckhall

Two persons are now dead and one is injured following an accident at 53 Miles, Buckhall, Essequibo River. Dead are 50-year-old Nigel Headley, a father...

Laluni main access road to be repaired soon

Residents of the agricultural community of Laluni, located aback Kuru Kururu on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway, will soon have improved access to transportation, as the...

GAWU new union for Guyana Gold Board workers

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers’ Union (GAWU) was on Wednesday named the new representative of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) workers. This comes after...

Industry woman robbed at knifepoint

A 63-year-old shopkeeper of Industry Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara (EBD) was on Wednesday evening attacked and robbed by a knife-toting bandit. She was...

Letter: Retire ERC, replace with a Diversity Implementation Commission

Dear Editor, I have noticed an article, “ERC produces evidence of work done, but Speaker disappointed by lateness.” Yippee, now President Ali has a blueprint...

Persons must not be restricted based on the types of vaccines they took –...

In light of the COVID-19 vaccine requirements imposed by world leaders, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali said persons should not be restricted based...