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Friday, August 14, 2020

NA money-changer robbed by armed men dressed as school children

A New Amsterdam money-changer was on Saturday robbed of an undisclosed sum of cash, and had his motor car confiscated by two bandits dressed...

1 dead, several injured in early morning accident in Lethem

One woman was killed while several others were injured following an accident along the Tabatinga Public Road, Region Nine early this morning. The dead woman...

CJ’s High Court decisions “well-reasoned” and profound – Jagdeo

Arguments in the cases related to the challenge of the validity of the no-confidence motion, currently before the Court of Appeal, include a refashioning...

UK distances self from return of Sam Sittlington

A Government Minister has expressed an interest in having embattled former Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) adviser, Sam Sittlington return but according to the...

BV “Breadman” murdered during robbery  

Claymont Telford of Lot 101 Republic Drive, Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara was in the wee hours of Sunday attacked and killed by three armed...

Contractor for airstrip junction road project a no show – Region 1 Chairman

The continuation of the paved road from the airstrip junction to the North West Secondary School area in Region One (Barima-Waini) is at a...

CDB warns Guyana about impact of political uncertainty on sector

With the prevailing uncertainty in Guyana regarding the elections date being fixed, the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is warning that political uncertainty can have...

IRO urges political leaders to maintain peace

With less than one week before the constitutional 90-day deadline expires and puts Guyana in uncharted waters, the Inter-Religious Organisation of Guyana has called...

Missing teenager found in Berbice River

The body of the teenager who went missing on Thursday was this afternoon discovered at the Blairmont, West Bank Berbice (WBB) foreshore, this afternoon...

20 Broad St. squatters get Food For The Poor houses at Prospect

The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) has embarked on the first phase of its relocation programme on Saturday, March 16, 2019 during which...

Recent Articles

Lowenfield returns to court

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has returned to the Georgetown Magistrates' Court where he is currently facing private criminal charges for conspiring to commit...

Teen kills brother-in-law; stabs sisters & children

Police are on the hunt for a teenager who on Thursday afternoon stabbed his brother-in-law to death, and wounded his sisters along with three...

Health Ministry weighing options to allow for self-quarantine/isolation

Notwithstanding the significant impact COVID-19 has on the lives of Guyanese, newly-appointed Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, today, said his Ministry is currently...

Agriculture Ministry working to lift US catfish ban

Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha has committed towards lifting the US-imposed catfish ban, which was instituted against Guyana in early 2018 under the Granger-led administration. He...

New Govt reviewing APNU/AFC’s “phased reopening” plan

The new PPP/C Administration is currently reviewing the criteria for reopening of the country. Under the previous APNU/AFC Administration, there were four phased re-openings. The...

Guyana can become 4th largest oil producer in Latin America – expert

Guyana is tipped to become one of the largest and most promising non-OPEC oil producers in the world and could encroach on certain markets...

UK Ambassador tests negative for Covid-19

Following the announcement that the Hugh Todd, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, had tested positive for COVID-19 the British High Commissioner, HE...

Tourism Minister tests positive for COVID-19; President, PM, VP & other Cabinet members test...

Minister of Tourism, Commerce and Industry Oneidge Walrond Allicock has tested positive for COVID-19. She has since been placed into self isolation. Minister of Health Dr...

Harmon terminated as Director General of MotP; earned $900,000 per month plus benefits

Senior Member of the APNU/AFC Coalition Joseph Harmon was earning $900,000 per month plus benefits as Director General of the Ministry of the Presidency. The...

PM Modi of India congratulates President Ali

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has extended congratulations to President Dr Irfaan Ali. In a correspondence, PM Modi highlighted that Guyana and India enjoy...