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Saturday, January 23, 2021

Agriculture is all that I ever wanted to do – Natasha Forde

By Lakhram Bhagirat Agriculture is perhaps the most important sector in every country for the simple reason that it provides the necessary sustenance for the...

Guyana-born Artist Frank Bowling Awarded Knighthood in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Guyana-born artist, Frank Bowling OBE RA, has been given the honour of Knight Bachelor conferred upon him in the Birthday 2020 Honours List by...

Parika Back residents still not able to access potable water

By Lakhram Bhagirat The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that just over 700 million people are without access to potable water, making them more prone...

“We begging for some help, we punishing really bad” – Guyanese-Venezuelan remigrants

…high rent, lack of jobs access force remigrants to begin squatting at Ruby Backdam …appeal for electricity, water or permanent place to settle By Lakhram Bhagirat For...

23-Y-O single mother undergoes Guyana’s first partial skull transplant

By: Lakhram Bhagirat In what can only be considered a major success for Guyana’s healthcare sector, the country’s lone neurosurgeon Dr Amarnauth Dukhi successfully pioneered...

Moleson Creek family receives new house from NGO

A Moleson Creek Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) family of four is now enjoying the comfort of a new home, which was handed...

Irfaan Ali’s parents beam with pride as their son accomplishes his dream

By: Lakhram Bhagirat One of the first and foremost thing parents do is to support their children’s dream. It does not matter how out of...

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Young GDF Officer to study at US Coast Guard Academy

Second Lieutenant Orwin Austin on Thursday departed Guyana for the USA where he will attend the United States Coast Guard Academy. The 22-year-old officer clinched...

West Berbice woman celebrates 100th birthday

Dorcas Enid Mars-Lynch on Tuesday celebrated her 100th birthday. Dorcas, who hails from Catherina's Lust, celebrated her birthday with her two sisters ages 90 and...

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EYEWITNESS: Wasn’t (only) me… say Patterson and AFC

To the surprise of absolutely not a single soul, the AFC came out swinging in defence of their General Secretary David Patterson. He, of...

Guyana engages IICA for outstanding Panama rice payments

Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha on Friday said the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) has been invited to assist Guyana in retrieving...

$M unaccounted for in Region 10 community projects under SLED programme

Several individuals and groups in Linden, Region 10, are under the microscope for millions of dollars disbursed to them by the APNU+AFC government for...

Man jailed 16 years for killing teen girl in 2017

A 33-year-old man has been jailed for 16 years after he admitted to killing a teenage girl, with whom he shared a relationship, back...

Eyewitness: A US Message…

…also for Guyana Your Eyewitness reproduces the poem recited by 22-year- old US youth poet laureate Amanda Gorman at the inauguration of President Joe Biden...

Ministerial Advisory Committee meets on Guyana-Venezuela border controversy

The Ministerial Advisory Committee met today to discuss the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, a statement from the Department of Public Information revealed. The committee is chaired...

SOCU questions Patterson on controversial DHB contract

Former Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson was earlier today questioned by ranks of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) over the controversial award of...

Guyana gets 50 vaccine carriers from UNICEF to fight Covid-19

The Ministry of Health’s capacity was on Friday morning boosted with a donation of two solar refrigerators and 50 vaccine carriers from the United...

Improvised weapons, illegal drugs among items seized at Camp Street Prison

A team comprising of police officers from Regional Division 4A, ranks of the Tactical Services Unit (TSU), and members of the Prison Service conducted...

Businessman robbed by armed bandits

Bing Tao Su, a 51-year-old businessman who resides at Thomas Street, South Cummingsburg, Georgetown, was on Thursday robbed at gunpoint by four men. He was...