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Friday, July 10, 2020

Phillips urges security forces to not follow any unlawful order

...says PPP/C “must be allowed to govern in peace”   Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Brigadier (retired) Mark Phillips has urged the...

CARICOM SG congratulates Anguilla’s new Premier and Government

CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, on Thursday, extended congratulations to the new Premier of Anguilla Hon. Dr. Ellis Webster and his Anguilla Progressive Movement...

Venezuelan teen feared drowned after falling into Cuyuni River

A 19-year-old Venezuelan national is feared drowned after he fell into the Cuyuni River. The incident occurred at around 12:00hrs on Monday. The youth has only...

“We must retake our place as a respected, celebrated democracy” – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has lauded the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) over its “cogent” decision on Wednesday, noting that...

It’s now up to GECOM – Granger admits

It is now up to the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to decide on the next steps in concluding the electoral process in Guyana, says...

Design proposals for new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge unveiled

As plans move apace for the construction of a new Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice), four possible designs were unveiled during a...

Woman robbed of close to $1M by armed bandits

A businesswoman is now counting her losses after armed bandits broke into her car and carted off with close to one million dollars in...

Berbice woman remanded for kidnapping baby

A 50-year-old woman of Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) was on Wednesday remanded for kidnapping a child from her biological mother. Beverley Gomes made...

No more delays; GECOM must use recount results for declaration – Canadian official

Assistant Deupty Minister for the Americas of Global Affairs Canada, Michael Grant has described the ruling handed down by the Caribbean Court of Justice...

CCJ has ruled; GECOM must declare winner with recount results – US official

Michael Kozak, Acting Assistant Secretary for U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs says the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) must now declare...

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GECOM Chair exposes plot to “create mischief” with alleged tape

...says no point in manipulating certified recount numbers See full statement from GECOM Chairwoman, Justice Claudette Singh It has been brought to my attention that there...

ND&S Furniture Store fire was purposely set – Fire Chief

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has confirmed that the fire which destroyed the ND&S furniture store located at Lot 40 B and C Gap...

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...