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Friday, December 4, 2020

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...

President commits to ensuring persons with disabilities have greater access to housing, jobs

Message from His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana on the occasion of International Day for Persons with...

Hopetown woman attacks person distributing Covid-19 cash grant

By: Andrew Carmichael  A supervisor of the Covid-19 cash grant initiative was on Tuesday assaulted by a woman at Hopetown, Region Five (Mahaica/Berbice). The incident occurred...

GTT warns against fraudsters during holiday season

Officials at The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) are incensed by related scam to target the nations’ children to gather sensitive information. The company...

Guyanese women experience interpersonal violence at higher rates than global average – WGEC

Women & Gender Equality Commission calls on all to redouble their efforts in working to reduce Gender Based Violence. The Women & Gender Equality Commission...

18 minibus drivers awarded for being “champions of proper road usage”

A total of 18 minibus drivers across the country were on Wednesday recognised for displaying the utmost professionalism in plying their trade. The drivers were...

ExxonMobil plans up to 10 FPSOs to develop Guyana’s Stabroek Block

ExxonMobil could install as many as 10 floating production, storage and offloading vessels, or FPSOs, at the Stabroek block off the coast of Guyana,...

Guns missing from GPF are “on the road” – Benn

  Minister of Home Affairs Robeson Benn says officials are in receipt of intelligence that suggests some of the guns missing from the Guyana Police...

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Rehabilitative works begin at Kingston Seawall

First Lady Arya Ali has announced that rehabilitative works have commenced at the Kingston Seawall which is one of the areas targeted for major upgrade...

Int’l universities showing interest in Guyana – President

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Wednesday announced that universities from around the world have expressed an interest in his government’s 20,000 scholarship initiative he...

Small businesses urged to become registered to possibly benefit from tax exemptions

The Small Business Bureau Wednesday evening hosted a webinar for small and micro enterprises (SMEs) to examine solutions small business owners could use to...

Police Force announces new measures to ease traffic congestion on EBD

Press Statement from the Guyana Police Force Following a meeting with the General Manager of the Demerara Harbour Bridge, Mr. Rawlston Adams, Deputy Commissioner "Operations"...

Over $500M being invested to ease flooding during rainy season

The Ministry of Agriculture is placing greater importance on drainage and irrigation countrywide while other strategies are being implemented to lessen the effects of...

New batch of officers being trained to reduce corruption in prisons

A new batch of prison officers is currently being trained to be initiated into the Guyana Prison Service with the aim of ridding the...

Politician named after Adolf Hitler wins election in Namibia

(BBC) A Namibian politician named after Adolf Hitler says he has no plans for world domination after winning a sweeping victory in local elections. Adolf...

Chief Justice halts deportation of detained Haitians

Chief Justice (ag) Roxane George on Thursday evening issued a conservatory order halting the deportation of 26 Haitian nationals who, according to their lawyer...

Over $1B housing project for Region 3 in 2021

Over $1 billion will be injected into the Region Three housing sector come 2021, through an Inter-American Development Bank-funded project. Minister within the Ministry of...

Police Force gets $2M in bikes and accessories

The Ministry of Home Affairs today received two motorcycles worth approximately $1M each along with accessories to help police officers perform their duties. Minister, Robeson...