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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

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...

Man remanded for robbery at Electronic Store

Twenty – nine - year old Dwayne Chance of Russel Street Charlestown, Georgetown appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry and pleaded not guilty to...

Guyana, Suriname to patrol Corentyne River

In an effort to tackle the issues of piracy and smuggling, Guyana and Suriname have agreed to jointly patrol the Corentyne River. This was...

New Canadian High Commissioner appointed

Dr. Nicole Giles is the new Canadian High Commissioner to Guyana and replaces outgoing High Commissioner David Devine. Dr. Giles, who arrived in Guyana Monday last (September...

AFC accuses Gov’t of “punishing” its constituents

The Alliance For Change (AFC) is accusing the government of punishing its constituents whose votes at the 2011 General Elections led to the...

Recent Articles

Family of murder accused killed by inmates calls for justice

More than two weeks after 30-year-old Shaheed Ali succumbed to injuries received during a brawl at the Lusignan Prison, his family held a picketing...

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross road

A pedestrian was earlier today killed after he was stuck down whilst attempting to cross the No. 11 Public Road, East Coast Berbice. Dead...

Abducted miner escaped after Kuribrong shooting

- 2 suspects in custody The miner who was allegedly abducted following a shooting incident at Kuribrong Trail, Pataro River has managed to escape....

Essequibo saw mill goes up in flames

A devastating fire has left a businessman counting his losses after it ravaged his multi-million dollar saw mill at Spring Gardens, Essequibo on Easter...

City Mayor reminds “littering is unlawful” amid garbage pileup after Easter

Following a huge garbage pile up post the Easter Weekend festivities in the city, Georgetown Mayor Ubraj Narine has reminded that persons can be...

Bolivia crash: Bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Twenty-five people were killed in western Bolivia when the bus they were travelling in fell more than 200m (656ft) down a ravine. The bus was...

Sri Lanka attacks: Mass funerals held as nation mourns

Sri Lanka has held its first mass funeral amid a day of mourning for the victims of Sunday's bomb blasts. The death toll from the...

Most cases of child abuse recorded on ECD – CCPA

Officers at the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) arm of the Social Protection Ministry are currently trying to assess exactly why the East...

Executive has some influence over Judiciary – US State Dept

– Despite Constitution providing for independent Judiciary A report from the United States (US) Department of State has raised concerns about Guyana’s legal system when...

Court of Appeal employee found dead in bath tub 

An employee attached to the Court of Appeal was earlier this morning found dead in her bath tub. Dead is 24-year-old Olita Shondel Mendez...