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Friday, December 13, 2019

Corriverton Treasurer suspended after being unable to account for millions

The Corriverton Town Council has sent its treasurer on administrative leave after they discovered that she kept inaccurate records and could not account for...

Essequibo headteacher dies following seizure

43-year-old Seroojanie Singh; a headteacher of the 8th of May Primary School on the Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) has died after she reportedly suffered...

Govt’s nonchalant approach to rejected rice shipments worrying- fmr Minister

As yet another shipment of rice will soon leave the Guyana shores for Panama following the recent rejection of some 30 containers of rice...

Woman charged with murder after allegedly dousing Uncle with hot water

The woman who allegedly threw hot water on her uncle on June 16, 2018 resulting in his death on Monday last, was on Thursday...

See the squad lists for CWI Regional Under-15 tournament

Cricket West Indies has released the following squad lists for the Regional Under-15 Tournament, starting tomorrow in Barbados: BARBADOS – Renacko Belgrave (captain), Reuben Agard, Jacob Bethell, Romario Brathwaite, Nimar Bolden, RivaldoClarke, Giovonte Depeiza, Tremaine Dowrich, Malek Holder, Jakeem Forde, Jordan...

Region 6 spent $2M in 7 days to transport children to Georgetown

The Region Six Administration had reportedly spent $2 million in seven days to transport school children from the region to Georgetown for rehearsals and...

Essequibo father of 5 dies following incarceration

A father of five reportedly died while in police custody. According to information reaching this publication, 46-year-old Om Singh died after he was incarcerated at the...

Guyanese Travis Dowlin added to WICB selection panel

Former West Indies cricketer Travis Dowlin has been added to the selection panel of the West Indies Cricket Board and will begin official duties...

Japan to grant US$270,510 for 3 projects in Guyana

Three recipient organisations are set to receive grant funding from the Government of Japan, at a total of US$270,510, for three human security projects. According to...

Berbice money changer shot, robbed by bandits

A Berbice money changer was on Sunday morning robbed and shot by bandits who pounced on him at Springlands, Corriverton, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne). Reports...

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Top UG Computer Science graduate honoured

Shameer Amerullah, a secondary school teacher, has received the Shivraj Maraj Memorial Prize for being this year’s best graduating Computer Science student at the...

21-Y-O fined $20,000 for slapping female cop

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...

Driver fined $80,000 for traffic violations

A resident of One Mile, Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was on Wednesday fined $80,000 by Magistrate Rondel Weever when he appeared at...

Over 200 vessels entered Guyana for 2019 – MARAD

Guyana’s burgeoning oil sector and expanding fisheries industry are attracting more maritime traffic in the country’s waters, according to the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD). In...

UG student benefits from Iwokrama scholarship funded by ExxonMobil

The Iwokrama International Centre recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Guyana (UG) to support a PhD scholarship under a...

Central Bank considering penalties for Republic Bank

The Central Bank of Guyana is considering penalties against Republic Bank, in wake of numerous complaints from customers about its poor service following a...

Hydromet warns of flooding

The Hydromet Office has warned of flooding today, due to heavy rainfall. See full statement: SPECIAL INFORMATION: Flood warning remains in effect for flood prone areas...

Man pretending to be cop faces several robbery charges

A 21-year-old man accused of pretending to be a cop was on Wednesday slapped with several robbery charges and appeared before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus...

Not difficult to pick ourselves up again – Kieron Pollard

After Rohit Sharma pulled left-arm fingerspinner Khary Pierre against the turn, the ball seemed destined to soar over the midwicket boundary. Until Evin Lewis'...

Youth fined for slapping female Police Officer

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...