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Millions in contracts approved for purchase of guns, ammo for Security Sector

Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr. Roger Luncheon today announced that cabinet gave its no objection to the award of a contract totaling $20.1M...

Parents stage protest outside Education Ministry

Concerned parents and members of the Parent, Teachers Association staged a protest outside the Ministry of Education, Brickdam headquarters this morning, Friday September 13. The...

Expansion of airport runway progressing smoothly

The expansion of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) is progressing in spite of the combined Parliamentary Opposition cutting of the $5.3B from the...

Education has come a far way – President Ramotar

As part of the activities for education month, the education ministry today hosted its annual education rally. Contingents from various schools in Georgetown and...

Gov’t maintains there is a stone shortage; Public Works Minister lashes out at BK

By Kurt Campbell The Guyana Government is maintaining that there is a shortage in domestically produced stones even as one local company continues to refute...

There is an incompetent handling of the crime situation – Former Police Commissioner

Sharing his opinion on the current crime situation and the handling of it by the police and the oversight ministry, former Police Commissioner Winston...

Permission was not given for Venezuelan Soldiers to enter Guyana with weapons – Dr....

Head of the Presidential Secretariat and Cabinet Secretary, Dr. Roger Luncheon has confirmed that no permission was granted to the Venezuelan soldiers to enter...

Work progressing on Forensic Lab

Minister of Home Affairs Clement Rohee has revealed that the Guyana Police Force’s Forensic laboratory is nearing completion. The physical work on the building...

Rohee to Cathy Hughes: Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones

Following remarks made by AFC Parliamentarian Cathy Hughes for Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee to allow his “ethics” to guide him to resign, the...

Three Venezuelans charged for illegal entry

Three Venezuelans were today fined $30,000 each or an alternative of three months in jail when they appeared before the Chief Magistrate charged...

Recent Articles

Whim Magistrate draws firearm on advancing robbery accused

Whim Magistrate Renita Singh was forced to pull her revolver while sitting on the bench after a man she had just remanded to prison...

Son killed, father, stepmother injured during brawl with others

An 18-year-old was fatally stabbed while his father and step mother were injured during a brawl with a group of men at Timehri Docks,...

Taxi drivers lectured by traffic ranks on proper road usage

Traffic Ranks recently hosted a lecture at the Linden Park on Hadfield Street, Georgetown where some hire car operators were reminded of proper road...

Minister Hughes threatens legal action against Teixeira

Opposition Chief Whip Gail Teixeira has been threatened with legal action by Minister of Public Telecommunications, Cathy Hughes. The legal notice is in relation to...

15 more touts arrested

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force’s Traffic Department today swooped down on the various bus parks where 15 individuals were arrested for touting. The exercise...

Education Ministry requests audit of UG’s finances

The Education Ministry has requested the Office of the Auditor General to conduct a special audit of the University of Guyana’s finances. This comes in...

BREAKING: ExxonMobil announces 13th discovery offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil said today it made a new oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Yellowtail-1 well, marking the 13th discovery on the Stabroek...

GNBA releases list of compliant broadcasters, threatens actions against others

The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority has released a list of all the local broadcasters that compliant for the year 2019; and consequently are the...

12 arrested after massive police operation in Berbice

Some 12 persons were today arrested for various offences after police conducted a massive raid in several Berbice communities. Two men and two women were...

ExxonMobil pumps $20M into STEM programme

ExxonMobil Guyana on Wednesday donated $20M to the Volunteer Youth Corp’s (VYC) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programme which is hosting its 6th...