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Friday, August 19, 2022

Former Home Affairs Minister sworn in as GECOM Commissioner

Former Home Affairs Minister and People’s Progressive Party/Civic stalwart, Clement Rohee was moments ago sworn in as the government nominated commissioner on the Guyana...

Teen stabbed to death during street brawl at Parika

A teenager was on Monday stabbed to death during a street brawl at Parika Facade, East Bank Essequibo (EBE). Dead is 18-year-old Donald Gibson...

Pedestrian killed on Lusignan Public Road

A male pedestrian was Monday evening hit by a motorcycle and then ran over by a motor car on the Lusignan Public Road, East...

Berbice man killed by falling tree

A 50-year-old man of Angoy’s Avenue, Berbice, was killed by a tree that fell in Blue Mountain Backdam, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice). Dead is Kewin...

Teenager stabbed to death during argument

A teenager was stabbed to death on Saturday evening at the Perseverance Housing Scheme on the East Bank of Demerara (ECD) during an argument...

Linden man wanted for murder of Venezuelan shop owner  

Twenty-six-year-old Linden Fordyce also called ‘Blacka’ on One Mile, Wismar Linden is wanted by the police for the murder of 28-year-old Rosmarisf Revolledo Torres...

Keys to 3-bedroom homes at Cummings Lodge to be handed over by October

The handing over of keys to the first fifty (50) three-bedroom homes under construction by the Ministry of Housing and Water – Central Housing...

President expands robotics, programming across Guyana

Dr Irfaan Ali today tasked the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Public Service and the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport to collaborate...

Indian High Commission in Guyana observes 76th Independence Anniversary of India

The High Commission of India in Georgetown on Monday celebrated the Independence Day of India as Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav on the premises of...

Over 19kg ganja found during CANU operations

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit on Saturday unearthed over 19 kilograms of cannabis during separate operations in Georgetown and Berbice. In the first instance, three persons...

Recent Articles

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...