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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...

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Essequibo teen dies after crying out for ankle pains  

A former student of the Anna Regina Multilateral School died on Monday while receiving medical attention for a pain to the ankle at the...

Boxer who suffered severe brain injury during Friday fight, has died at 28

Russia-born boxer Maxim Dadashev has died from injuries suffered in the ring. He was 28. His death was first confirmed by his trainer James “Buddy”...

Man gunned down at pool party, 2 in custody  

As investigations continue into the shooting to death of a 28-year-old South Sophia, Greater Georgetown resident, the Police have arrested and are currently grilling...

Guyanese registered vessel intercepted with cocaine in BVI

A Guyanese registered vessel was on July 18 last intercepted in Tortola with a total of 95 pounds of cocaine concealed in Thin-set cement. News...

Linden Passport Office yet to open

Almost a year after completion, the newly constructed Linden Passport Office in Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) is yet to be opened to serve members...

New landing equipment for CJIA in 2020

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCCA) has signed a contract with a Canadian firm to supply the airport with new technical equipment to aid...

6 months jail for man who stole chicken

A 23-year-old man who is accused to stealing some 170 pounds of chicken was today sentenced to serve six months imprisonment for failing to...

PSC says Lowenfield failed to address major concerns raised

The Private Sector Commission in a letter to Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) stated that he has failed to address...

GECOM CEO never advised President voters’ list bloated by 200,000

Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield has admitted that he never advised President David Granger that the voters’ list was bloated with 200,000 names,...

High Court denies application for interim order blocking H2H Registration

The High Court on Tuesday denied an application for an interim conservatory order to block the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) from continuing its House...