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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Lindener slapped with attempted murder charge

Twenty-two-year-old Preston Skeete of South Amelia’s Ward, Mackenzie, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was last week slapped with an attempted murder charge when he...

29 arrested in Agricola, North Road during police raids

Twenty-nine persons inclusive of a female were this morning arrested following two police operations in Agricola, Greater Georgetown and North Road Bourda, Georgetown. Those who...

Drugs, phones, blades, found in NA Prison

Ranks of the Guyana Prison Service and the Guyana Police Force have once again unearthed a quantity of contraband at the New Amsterdam Prison. The...

Sugar estates closure tragedy… “Sometimes my children wake up hungry and all I can...

Imagine how you would feel if your child or a random child comes to you and asks for something to eat and you cannot...

Roraima Airways commissions new commercial aircraft

Roraima Airways on Friday commissioned its third Britten Norman trislander aircraft into commercial service at the Eugene F Correia International Airport at Ogle on...

Former President Ramotar to testify in Red House lease challenge

Former President Donald Ramotar is expected to testify in the ongoing High Court challenge against President David Granger’s revocation of the 99-year lease granted...

Teen charged with possession of unlicensed firearm, ammo

A Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown youth was remanded to prison on Friday when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with the possession of...

Guyanese wins $245.6M US Powerball Lottery

It’s goodbye, Staten Island, aloha, Hawaii, for this $245.6 million Powerball winner. “I’ve always wanted to go to Hawaii,” newly minted multimillionaire Nandlall Mangal...

13 inmates allegedly escape from NOC

At least 13 inmates of the New Opportunity Corp. are on the run after they escaped from the correctional facility between Thursday and Friday...

1 dead, 2 critical after car turns turtle

A Georgetown resident was in the wee hours of Friday killed after the car in which he was travelling slammed into a utility pole...

Recent Articles

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...

Over 1300 persons repatriated to Guyana – GCAA Chairman

The National Covid-19 Task Force has managed to repatriate over 1,300 Guyanese back to their homeland, after being stranded overseas due to the COVID-19...

Court awards $10M to WCB cash crop farmers

…after Region 5 REO maliciously bulldozed farms in 2018 The High Court has awarded over $10 million relief to three cash crop farmers of Region...

Container trucks, lorries to be restricted during rush hours

The Guyana Police Force on Friday announced that it will start restricting container trucks and lorries along the roadways during peak hours. In a post...

Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...

Suspect in Agricola fatal shooting nabbed, confesses to crime

The man who was fingered in the shooting to death of 27-year-old Tyron Duesberry on June 22, 2020, whilst he was searching for party...

General Elections set for August 10th in Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, has announced that general election will be held on August 10th. After announcing that he had...

UN urges all to refrain from acts, remarks that could incite racial hostility

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Guyana, Mikiko Tanaka, has urged all stakeholders to work towards ensuring that there is peace and stability in...

‘I have every confidence in recount’ – CARICOM Secretary General

Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque says he has "every confidence" in the work conducted by the high-level CARICOM delegation...