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Sunday, July 5, 2020

Small business graduates urged to venture into technology

Twenty two (22) youths today graduated from the third closing ceremony of the Financial Literacy and Small Business Programme which was held at the...

Guyana Bar Association elects new Executive, Committee members

…as Christopher Ram (a former President) lambastes unflattering past year The Guyana Bar Association (GBA) in electing its new Executive on Wednesday last, voted ...

Tobacco Control Bill proposes G$20,000 fine for public smoking after first offence

The Guyana government has made public its long awaited Tobacco Control Bill; which inter alia, prohibits by law, the smoking of cigarettes and other...

Two busted with compressed marijuana in separate incidents …to face court tomorrow

Police say at about 17:00hrs yesterday (Wednesday) ranks, acting on information, arrested a twenty-one year old unemployed woman of Parika, East Bank Essequibo after...

Motorcyclist hospitalised following Corentyne accident

A 28-year-old man has been hospitalised after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a motor car on the Adelphi Public Road, East Canje,...

AK-47s found in imported dog food in T&T

(Trinidad Guardian) Law enforcement officers yesterday raised concerns about the security in place at this country’s ports of entry, after they discovered three high-powered...

Afghanistan keen to make point against Windies

BASSETERRE, Saint Kitts and Nevis (AFP) — West Indies and Afghanistan get a three-match T20 International series underway at Warner Park in St Kitts...

Sehwag applies for India coaching job

Virender Sehwag, the former India batsman, has applied for the job of India coach, which will become vacant after Anil Kumble's contract expires at...

Chinese duo fined for overstaying, to be deported

Two Chinese were fined on Thursday when they appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court, on a charge of overstaying their time in Guyana. Zenyong Laing,...

Desperate father seeking public’s help to locate daughter, her mother

A desperate father is now seeking the public's assistance in locating his daughter and her mother, who have been missing for more than two...

Recent Articles

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...

Over 1300 persons repatriated to Guyana – GCAA Chairman

The National Covid-19 Task Force has managed to repatriate over 1,300 Guyanese back to their homeland, after being stranded overseas due to the COVID-19...

Court awards $10M to WCB cash crop farmers

…after Region 5 REO maliciously bulldozed farms in 2018 The High Court has awarded over $10 million relief to three cash crop farmers of Region...

Container trucks, lorries to be restricted during rush hours

The Guyana Police Force on Friday announced that it will start restricting container trucks and lorries along the roadways during peak hours. In a post...

Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...