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President says reports of corruption will be investigated

President David Granger has said he does not know of any corruption existing within the administration he heads, even though Government’s accountability and transparency...

Mabaruma without electricity for over five weeks as generator malfunctions

...new generator to be procured, standby in the interim - Bulkan  Residents of the Region One community have been without electricity for over five weeks...

Historic contract offer for Windies players

Cricket West Indies has announced that it has enhanced its central retainer contract system for men’s players. The new arrangement brings the CWI central...

GPL has full generation capacity for Christmas season, says Patterson

The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) has full generation capacity for the Christmas season where demand for power is expected to peak. This is according to...

Fishermen accused of stealing GRA vessel charged, granted bail

Three of the four fishermen appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts on Thursday and were released on $350,000 bail each by Chief Magistrate Ann...

Suspects still in custody for murdered Qualfon receptionist

As investigations continue into the ghastly murder of 18-year-old Qualfon receptionist Raynelle Benfield, the five suspects, including her boyfriend, remain in custody. This was...

SARA Bill could be a very potent tool to ‘harass,’ ‘victimize’ citizens- CCCC

...calls for Govt to have better relations with Private Sector; ...revoke Parking meter contract; ...provide alternative employment before closing more sugar estates The Central Corentyne Chambers of...

High Court grants stay halting Magistrates’ Court from hearing charges against Singh, Brassington

The High Court on Monday ruled in favour of the action brought by lawyers, for former Government officials Dr Ashni Singh and Winston Brassington,...

Coronavirus: Worst economic crisis since 1930s depression, IMF says

The coronavirus pandemic will turn global economic growth "sharply negative" this year, the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned. Kristalina Georgieva said...

Convicted taxi driver implicated in Supply robbery attempt charged again

Steve Hercules, one of the six men who were charged for multiple offences on Tuesday morning, in connection with the foiled Supply robbery, was...

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With a bankrupt treasury, Jordan says economy performed “creditably and remained stable”

The Ministry of Finance has released its End of Year Outcome Report for 2019, in which it talked up the achievements of the economy...

APA conducts COVID-19 awareness in Moruca

The Amerindian Peoples Association (APA) has launched a COVID-19 awareness campaign in Santa Rosa Village, Moruca in Region One (Barima-Waini). The Moruca Sub-District is considered...

Duo arrested over illegal drugs, pistol

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) on Tuesday conducted an intelligence-led operation at Mora Village, North West District and arrested two men over...

Land giveaways confirmed as Govt gazettes over 120 acres sold on ECD

In the waning days of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition government, evidence has emerged of the incumbent administration transferring...

GPF celebrates 181st anniversary

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) on Wednesday observed its 181st anniversary. Due to COVID-19, the Force was unable to conduct its usual celebratory activities. The GPF's...

Guyana records 13th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that Guyana recorded its 13th death from COVID-19. The person has been identified as a 42-year-old man who...

CCJ sets July 8 to deliver decision on PPP/C’s challenge to Appeal Court ruling

The Caribbean Court of Justice has set next Wednesday, July 8 to deliver its judgment on the appeal brought by the Peoples Progressive Party...

COVID-19 cases jump to 248

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that the number of COVID-19 cases recorded to date is 248. This is an increase of three cases...

Sir Everton Weekes, the last of the three Ws, dies aged 95

Sir Everton Weekes, the last member of the legendary Three Ws, has died at the age of 95. Alongside Sir Clyde Walcott and Sir Frank...

Sophia man wanted for attempted murder of Berbice mother of 3

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has issued a wanted bullet for Julian Arthur, who is wanted in relation to the attempted murder of Devilin Garraway. Garraway,...