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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

SOCU being “kicked about like a political football” – British expert

British Financial Expert Sam Sittlington has taken a swing at the political Opposition for what he said are attempts to demean the work of...

Bodies of two T&T schoolboys found in forested area, reports Trinidad Guardian

The Trinidad Guardian is reporting that the two bodies found in a forested area in St Augustine on Tuesday evening were identified  yesterday as...

JAMAICA DECIDES…Who will form the next Government?

JAMAICANS voted today in the country’s 17th General Election since universal adult suffrage when citizens won the right to vote for the first time...

Norton Street man remanded for threatening to kill sister

A man on Thursday appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts slapped with two charges - threatening language, and threatening behaviour. Calvin...

Taxi driver accused of fraudulent conversion placed on $50,000 bail

A taxi driver on Thursday appeared before Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with fraudulent conversion. Stephon Buckett, 22, of Lot 264...

Brazil’s Foreign Minister to visit Guyana next week

Brazil’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mauro Vieira is scheduled to visit Guyana to engage in bilateral talks with top Government officials here next week. Brazil’s Ambassador...

President Granger to Co-chair CARICOM…security of small states, disaster preparedness and response among priority...

Guyana's President, David Granger will be serving as the Co-Chairman of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) when the CARICOM Heads of Governments Summit meets in Guyana in...

Mental health secretariat to be set up…as Govt heightens emphasis on illness

The establishment of a Mental Health Secretariat, to be built in Quamina Street, Georgetown, will see better coordination of mental health related services, interventions...

Young remigrant popularising Guyana brand of plantain chips

“If the plantain chips come from Guyana, then it packaging somewhere else” was the conclusion of one side as a group of friends debated...

Teachers’ housing project awaiting ‘go-ahead’

Teachers will soon have the advantage of receiving a loan to construct their homes through the long-anticipated Teachers’ Revolving Housing Fund, which is awaiting...

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LETTER: Govt should urgently organise a stakeholders’ focus group to tackle domestic violence crisis

Dear Editor, In response to the domestic violence crisis, The Caribbean Voice beseeches and implores the Government to urgently organise a stakeholders’ focus group to...

CONCACAF Nations League… 3 challenging battles slated for Guyana

The Guyana Golden Jaguars have a packed schedule for the rest of the year as the team prepare to take on the Gold Cup...

Gunraj wants sanctions against GECOM staff who failed to cooperate with hiring probe

Guyana Elections Commissioner Sase Gunraj believes that penalties should be applied against GECOM employees, who disobeyed orders from the chairman to cooperate with the...

‘The Biggest Party in Sport’: Hero CPL players’ draft on today

Just over three months remain before the commencement of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2019 Tournament. The Hero CPL players’ draft will take place...

“We want to work with an entity that’s operating the way it should be”...

The British Government is currently awaiting the outcome of the recent probe conducted into allegations of fraud at the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU)...

GECOM’s legal opinion being pushed aside

Discussions on the legal opinion offered by the Guyana Elections Commission’s (GECOM’s) legal officer of the need to update the voters’ list are being...

Prisoners charged for assaulting each other

Two female prisoners were Tuesday charged after they assaulted and wounded each other during an altercation at the East La Penitence Police Station Holding...

Baby found dead in tub

A nine-month-old baby was yesterday found dead in a tub at his D’Edward Village, Berbice home. Dead is Trevor Albert. His lifeless body was discovered...

22 year old arraigned for ‘White Boy’ murder

A 22-year-old labourer of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara was earlier today arraigned, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, for the murder of 20-year-old...

$8.4B owed in taxes to City Hall

The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) on Monday revealed that some $8.4 billion, excluding accrued interest, is owed by taxpayers within the perimeter of...