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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Guyanese man arrested for brutally chopping 1-Y-O to death in Trinidad

Police in the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago have arrested a 58-year-old Guyanese man who reportedly chopped a one-year-old girl to death during an...

‘It hard fuh lose a loved one, but I can’t blame nobody’ – father...

Inderjeet Persaud, the father of 19-year-old Isha Persaud who succumbed to injuries she received in a road accident some eight days prior, has accepted...

$152M Lusignan well nears completion

Works on the new well at Lusignan, East Coast Demerara are progressing as planned despite some minor setbacks, as the works are almost complete....

Driver dies after crashing into parked trailer

The driver of a motorcar was killed on Tuesday after he reportedly lost control and slammed into a parked trailer along the Beterverwagting Railway...

Reg. 7 records highest COVID-19 deaths per capita with 18 in every 10,000

The threat of COVID-19 spiralling out of control in Guyana is ever more present, since there has been a steady rise in the number...

GECOM likely to print ads for CEO, DCEO by next week

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), which has spent much of the year wrestling with the removal of top employees at the Secretariat, is likely...

5 more unvaccinated persons die from Covid; 141 new cases recorded

Five more unvaccinated persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the death toll to 738. The details on the latest fatalities...

16 homeless as fire guts East La Penitence houses

Some 16 persons are now homeless after a fire gutted their homes located at East La Penitence, Georgetown. The fire began at around 14:30hrs and...

“After Covid, your life is never the same” – survivor shares her story

Indira Lupuku, a mother of two, who had contracted the novel coronavirus in September last year, has related that since she recovered from the...

Jagdeo to lead delegation to Ghana next month as Pres. Ali agrees to enhance...

President Dr Irfaan Ali and his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo today held fruitful discussions and agreed to work closer together. High on the...

Recent Articles

Govt’s cash grant for private school children rolls out in Region Three

Parents and guardians of children attending private schools in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) were high in praise for the Government’s ‘Because we care”...

“Who we gonna share we happiness with?” – family mourns loss of cane harvester

Family members of 62-year-old Deochand Lallchand, who was crushed to death by an excavator on Wednesday morning, are struggling to come to grips with...

Guyana cannot be the sacrificial altar for Venezuela’s internal political differences – Pres. Ali...

In his maiden address to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on Thursday, President Dr Irfaan Ali raised the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, which he...

For ExxonMobil, local content just makes good business sense – Routledge

President of ExxonMobil Guyana, Alistair Routledge says the company and its prime contractors have been making significant efforts to bolster local content including planning,...

Mustapha promises scholarships, shade houses for White Water residents

During a recent visit to Mabaruma, Region One (Barima-Waini), Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha announced plans to improve the village’s human resource capacity by offering...

Pandemic has taught us that disparity still exists in the world – Pres. Ali...

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Wednesday night called for a less profit-driven approach to the vaccination process and pointed to his country’s recovery plans...

2 killed, 1 injured after truck topples at Buckhall

Two persons are now dead and one is injured following an accident at 53 Miles, Buckhall, Essequibo River. Dead are 50-year-old Nigel Headley, a father...

Laluni main access road to be repaired soon

Residents of the agricultural community of Laluni, located aback Kuru Kururu on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway, will soon have improved access to transportation, as the...

GAWU new union for Guyana Gold Board workers

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers’ Union (GAWU) was on Wednesday named the new representative of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) workers. This comes after...

Industry woman robbed at knifepoint

A 63-year-old shopkeeper of Industry Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara (EBD) was on Wednesday evening attacked and robbed by a knife-toting bandit. She was...