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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Chinese miner to acquire Guyana Goldfields Inc for Cdn$323 million

Zijin Mining Group Co. and Guyana Goldfields Inc. today announced that they have entered into a binding arrangement agreement to which Zijin will acquire...

Bandits hit electronic store on the Essequibo Coast

A businessman is now left counting his losses after bandits stormed his electronic store on Monday (September 2, 2019). DJ’s Electronic Store, located at Columbia...

Vreed-en-Hoop to Georgetown water taxis to operate from 6AM-6PM – MARAD

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) has announced new operating hours for the water taxis plying the Georgetown to Vreed-en-Hoop route. In a statement today, MARAD...

“I could have drop dead” – grandfather says after discovering girl, 6, submerged in...

The grandfather of the six-year-old girl who was found in an unconscious state in a swampy area some 500ft away from her home says...

Miner charged for unlawfully wounding sister-in-law

A man who allegedly injured his sister-in-law to cause  her to be hospitalised was brought before the courts charged with unlawful wounding. Lawrence Benjamin of...

Cuban Embassy in Guyana opens condolence book for Castro

For the next few days, the Cuban Embassy in Georgetown will have open hours for members of the public to sign a condolence book ...

Several major road improvements for year-end completion

Several roads and bridges in key areas are to be completed by year end Minister of Housing and Water, Collin Croal disclosed today. He was...

Two wanted for questioning in separate murder cases

The police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 22-year-old Fedel Williams, who is wanted for questioning in relation to the murder of...

Guyanese busted with drugs at Ogle Airport for court tomorrow

The Guyanese man who was yesterday caught with a quantity of cannabis in his possession by law enforcement officials at the Ogle International Airport,...

73-yr-old man missing

...relatives appealing to public for assistance in finding him A 73-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer (memory loss) is now missing and his family is...

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APNU/AFC to appeal dismissal of election petition

  A week after the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) had one of its election petitions thrown out, Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon...

19 new Covid-19 cases recorded

The Ministry of Health has announced that 19 new Covid-19 cases have been recorded, taking the total positives recorded to date to 7317. There are...

Pensioner dies after being chopped by Police Sergeant

A Police Sergeant, stationed on the Essequibo Coast, is now under close arrest after he reportedly chopped a pensioner, resulting in the man’s death. The...

Foreign Affairs Minister meets with owners of detained fishing vessels

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd, today met with Mr. Prem Kumar Lallbachan and Mr. Trevor Daniels, owners of the recently...

Guyana’s Foreign Affairs Minister to meet with Venezuelan counterpart today at 4pm

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd is expected to meet, virtually, with his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza to discuss the status...

6 pedestrians, including children, injured in WBD hit and run

An unknown car on Sunday ploughed into six pedestrians and fled the scene on the Canal Number One Access Road, West Bank Demerara (WBD). The...

France interested in building bridge between Guyana, Suriname

France has expressed an interest in building the Corentyne River Bridge which will link the South American nations of Guyana and Suriname. This is according...

UG medical student drowns at St. Ignatius Creek

Kimberlee Yow, a 24-year-old medical student at the University of Guyana, drowned on Sunday during an outing with friends. The incident is said to have...

Guyanese educators propose innovative classrooms for teaching during Covid-19

Former Director of the University of Guyana’s Berbice campus, Professor Daizal Samad and fellow educator Ashwannie Harripersaud have developed an innovative concept that will...

Over 3000 children abused in 2020 – CCPA Report

More than 3000 children in Guyana faced some type of abuse in 2020, predominantly sexual abuse for and neglect for boys. This chilling discovery was...