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Friday, August 19, 2022

Opposition appeals Chief Justice’s ruling on appointment of acting Top Cop

…says decision “erred in law” on over 30 grounds Less than one week after Chief Justice Roxane George upheld President Dr Irfaan Ali’s appointment of...

OPR submits findings on allegations made by Police Sergeant

In relation to the damning revelations made by Police Sergeant Dion Bascom, the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) has submitted the findings of their...

LGE to be held by December this year – GECOM Chair reassures

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is moving to have Claims and Objections start next week, a necessary step following its Continuous Registration exercise, as...

Taxi driver shot during robbery

A taxi driver was on Tuesday evening shot once during a robbery in Castello Housing Scheme, La Penitence, Georgetown. The injured man has been identified...

Specialist Math Teachers being created to improve student learning 

Over the next four days, 30 teachers from across Region Four will be engaged in a Specialist Mathematics Teacher Training programme. The programme aims to...

91 new COVID-19 cases recorded

Another 91 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health. This now takes active...

Rohee seeks to bring professionalism to GECOM

Newly appointed Commissioner of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Clement Rohee, is looking to enhance the professionalism of the electoral body. Rohee, a former Home...

GECOM to start Claims & Objection Exercise countrywide from August 22

See below for a statement from the Guyana Elections Commission on the start of a Claims and Objections Exercise:  The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) will...

Cop under OPR investigation calls for witness protection

…writes President Ali Sergeant Dion Bascom, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) investigator being investigated by the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) for his utterances on...

Gas-to-energy project will provide foundation for renewable energy – Exxon Guyana President

…will allow more investments in renewables The gas-to-energy project, which is being financed by oil giant ExxonMobil, is a transformative venture that according to Esso...

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Massy offers financial support for domestic violence survivors

One hundred women are set to benefit from Massy Group Guyana’s $1.5 M Women’s Grocery Voucher Programme dubbed “SAFE – Stop Abuse, Stay Empowered”...

Breaking News: Neesa Gopaul’s murder: CCJ frees stepdad; affirms mother’s conviction but reduces her...

The decade-old murder of 16-year-old Neesa Gopaul murder was finally settled on Friday with the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ)—overturning the conviction and 45-year...

Bandit dies 1 day after being shot during robbery spree

Andrew Newyear who was shot during a police operation on Thursday morning has succumbed to his injuries while receiving medical attention at the Georgetown...

MoU signed for T&T company to set up agro-processing plant in Guyana 

President Dr Irfaan Ali, witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Guyana Office for Investment (GO-Invest) and Trinidadian...

AG calls for greater swiftness in pace of electoral fraud cases at Magistrates’ Courts

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Anil Nandlall, SC, has expressed concern over the pace that the Magistrates’ Courts in Georgetown in dealing with...

Guyana records 2 more COVID deaths

The Ministry of Health on Thursday reported that two more persons who tested positive for COVID-19 have died. This takes the total number of...

Caricom moving closer to eliminating all non-tariff barriers

Non-tariff barriers have proven to be a significant hindrance to free trade within CARICOM countries, but efforts have been ongoing to remove all such...

Youth shot during argument over girl

The police are on the hunt for a man who reportedly discharged a loaded firearm thus injuring a 20-year-old youth at 14 Miles Landing...

CAL is official airline of Hero CPL 2022

Caribbean Airlines is happy to return as the Official Airline of the Hero Caribbean Premier League’s (CPL) T20 cricket Tournament, carded to take place...

Hetmyer to captain GAW   

Explosive left-hander, Shimron Hetmyer has been appointed captain of the Guyana Amazon Warriors team for the 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The 25-year-old top-order...