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Monday, July 6, 2020

BREAKING: Two Bartica massacre accused sentenced to death by hanging

- Third accused acquitted but remained on remand BY RAMONA LUTHI Almost 9 years after the horrific Bartica massacre, gang members Mark Royden Williams, called ‘Durant’...

Travis Chase, HGPTV News sued by Omar Shariff for $20M

for defamation and slander In a writ served to journalist Travis Chase, HGPTV- Omar Farouk Inc. and Omar Farouk as defendants, embattled Permanent Secretary...

Berbice taxi driver kills self over ‘unfaithful’ girlfriend

begs to see girlfriend’s photo on dying bed By Andrew Carmichael A taxi driver on Sunday morning took his last breath after consuming a lethal...

Airport expansion project to complete by end of 2017

Following several delays, the contractors steering major expansion works at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) are confident that they will be able to...

Unsuspecting women robbed of their handbags by trailing bandits

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) are investigating an alleged Robbery Under Arms committed on two females at Cummings Lodge, East Coast Demerara...

Wanted bulletin issued for ‘mastermind’ in murder of Berbice carpenter

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is now seeking the help of U.S. law enforcement in its bid to question the alleged mastermind in the...

New Thriving Restaurant’s Providence branch opens

... as President lauds vibrant Chinese investment President David Granger described Chinese investment in Guyana as vibrant at the launch of the New Thriving Restaurant...

CSEC 2016 Results: Marginal increase in overall pass rate …See list of schools...

The Ministry of Education has reported that, in 2016, there was a marginal increase in the overall pass rate for the Caribbean Secondary Education...

Linden man accused of raping 8-yr-old daughter collapses at Court

A 33-year-old father of Wismar, Linden, who is being accused of raping his 8-year-old daughter, was scheduled to appear before Chief Magistrate Ann Mc...

Public Health Ministry launches training programme for Patient Care Assistants

Fifty-one persons from Regions 3, 4 and 5 are currently being trained as Patient Care Assistants and upon completion of the programme will be...

Recent Articles

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

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...