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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Spanking New East Street Nursery School commissioned

- The Ministry of Education commissioned the ‘brand new’ East Street Nursery School which is expected to accommodate 152 pupils. In a very simple...

Murder of Biker: Randy Jagdeo turns himself in

– After being on the run for almost two months, alleged murderer, Randy Jagdeo turned himself in to Police on Monday afternoon, October...

Argentina’s Ambassador hopes to strengthen ties with CARICOM

– Ambassador of Argentia, Luis Alberto Martino presented his letters of Credence to the Caricom Secretary General Ambassador Irwin La Rocque on Monday October...

Speaker Trotman urges greater collaboration, cooperation among Commonwealth Parliaments

By Kurt Campbell  – Speaker of Guyana’s National Assembly and President of the Guyana Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Raphael Trotman is urging for...

No budget will ever be to the satisfaction of the Opposition – Rohee

– Consultations for the 2014 budget is ongoing between various stakeholders and the Ministry of Finance. This is according to General Secretary of...

Guyana completes first comprehensive Justice Sector Reform

By Kurt Campbell – Guyana has completed its first justice sector reform under the ‘Modernization of the Justice Administration System’ program and according to...

Police investigating alleged execution attempt of Bourda Market Vendor

– The police are investigating the attempted murder of 36 – year – old Troy Bacchus who was shot three times on Sunday October...

Alleged suicide victim’s body recovered from Berbice River

- The body of 13 – year – old student Tinesha La Rose of St. Lust, Berbice River, was recovered on Friday October 25. It...

Bus driver robbed, shot by gunmen

– Minibus driver, 71 – year – old Shawn Sancho is nursing a gunshot injury to his right thigh after he was shot by...

Environment Ministry chastises APNU for misinforming the public

– The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment has taken umbrage to the criticisms of the environment by A Partnership for National...

Recent Articles

Who is instructing GECOM’s lawyer?

With no meeting of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) since June 4, 2019, who has been instructing the electoral body’s lawyer, Stanley Marcus? Marcus, SC,...

GA-FDD clamps down on sale of flour in unlabeled plastic bags

Almost 90 bags of flour have been seized by the Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD), in an ongoing campaign against repackaging of...

Youths can vote without H2H registration

Persons who are currently not on the national voters’ list can become registered in time for early elections without the need for house-to-house registration. The...

LETTER: Contrary to what Ministers feel and say, the CCJ is Guyana’s final court

Dear Editor, Two Government Ministers were reported to have said that Guyana is a sovereign country (whatever that means) so the CCJ cannot instruct Guyana...

BREAKING: GECOM Chairman demits Office

The Government of Guyana has confirmed that the unilaterally appointed Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission Justice James Patterson has demitted office. See statement below: Georgetown,...

44 mining workers benefit from safety training

The Guyana Mining School and Training Centre today, Tuesday, launched its third safety course “Safe and Efficient Blasting for Open Cut Mines” for mining...

Windies’ fans stay true despite below par World Cup run

(Reprinted from Jamaica Observer) MANCHESTER, England — The West Indies cricket team has endured a mostly lean period over the past decade or more, but...

GECOM’s statutory meeting today cancelled

Commissioners of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) were advised that there will be no statutory meeting today, due to the unavailability of the Chairman...

Serial armed robber released on bail

Omalo Williams, the 27-year-old man from Leopold Street, Georgetown - who has been previously charged for armed robberies - was on Monday released on...

US-based Guyanese to face Court for firing shots with illegal gun

…claims gun was for his “protection” while in Guyana An overseas-based Guyanese will soon be arraigned before a court of law for discharging a loaded...