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Alcohol, drug use major problems in Region 7 schools – Regional Chairman

A top regional official of Region 7 (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) has told a section of the media that drug and alcohol use and suicides are some...

Govt says will take lead in tackling suicide…announces national suicide prevention plan

While acknowledging suicide prevention is everybody’s business, the Government today has said it will lead in efforts to tackle the present trend. On Sunday, 17...

GFF Men’s National Futsal team departs for Cuba today

The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Men’s National Futsal Team departs for Cuba today, 19th January, 2016 to participate in the Caribbean Football Union’s Futsal...

Sattaur’s son flees ‘pursuers’ in tinted, unmarked vehicle – found out later vehicle was driven...

Law enforcement officials have once again reportedly engaged in ‘dangerous driving’ tactics in the streets of Georgetown, this time aggressively pursuing the 19-year- old...

Woman who delivered ‘dead baby’ sues GPHC for $20M – Doctor at Suddie Hospital also...

An angry and distraught 34-year-old woman has filed a multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) for negligence, among other things, following...

Schoolgirls nabbed in Berbice hotel – fabricate story they were ‘kidnapped’

The Education Department of Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has been called in to investigate a report that three teenage schoolgirls were found in a...

21-yr-old accused of smoking ‘ganja’ released on bail

Charged with smoking cannabis (ganja) and escaping lawful custody, a 21-year-old Sophia resident was on Monday released on $15,000 bail by Chief Magistrate Ann...

Jagdeo to meet Wales sugar workers today – in wake of ‘sinister’ plan to close...

Former Guyanese Head of State and now Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, has slammed the Government for its decision to shut down the Wales...

Closure of Wales estate a strategy to ‘suffocate’ sugar industry – says Former Agri....

Former Agriculture Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy holds strong to his view that the decision to close the Wales sugar estate is “a mistake” on...

22-yr-old Bartica man commits suicide

The suicide scourge plaguing the country continues unabated, with another name added to the growing list of those who seem to be in a...

Recent Articles

Race car driver shot during robbery after Buju concert  

Moments after leaving the Buju Banton Concert at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence on Sunday morning, race car driver Kristian Jeffrey was shot to...

Police Constable shot during raid on mining camp

A Police Constable is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left side chest at a private medical facility in Georgetown after he was...

More rainfall expected over next 3 days

After being affected by floodwaters, the township of Mahdia in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni), found some relief as the water is slowly receding. On Saturday,...

Pedal cyclist in unconscious state after being struck by Corporal

A pedal cyclist is now in an unconscious state at the Georgetown Public Hospital after he was struck down by vehicle allegedly being driven...

Lindener jailed for armed robbery

A Lindener, Delroy Griffith, was sentenced to three years in prison by Magistrate Wanda Fortune on Thursday after he was found guilty of robbery...

Opposition urges Guyanese to continue overcoming challenges

As Guyana celebrates its 53rd Independence Anniversary today, the Opposition – People’s Progressive Party – has joined in calling for Guyanese to embrace how...

Guyana poised for another transformative moment with oil production

President David Granger emphasised in his Independence Day message that the future belongs to the youths of Guyana. Calling Guyana’s independence transformative, the President...

UG back in full swing after Friday’s bomb scare

Full operations resumed at the Turkeyen Campus of the University of Guyana (UG) this morning (May 25, 2019) after the Guyana Police Force’s Bomb...

77 conferred with national awards

In recognition of their service and contribution to Guyana’s development, 77 persons were on Friday bestowed with national awards. At an investiture ceremony at the...

Floods hit Black Bush Polder

Just one day after regional authorities said that there is no danger of flooding at Black Bush Polder, Berbice, during the rainy season, a...