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Sunday, March 24, 2019

PPP Congress preparations in its final stages

Chairman of the National Congress Committee, Clement Rohee today reported that the Peoples Progressive Party is in its final stages of preparations for the...

Dead man in early morning robbery identified

The man, who was shot and killed in an early morning robbery today, Monday July 8, has been identified as Victor Da Silva of...

Fire destroy 3 houses, 16 homeless

By Nickhail Jaundoo Sixteen persons are homeless after three houses were destroyed between Camp and Quamina Streets around 15:00 hrs today, Saturday July 6. The Guyana...

Mixed signals from the Opposition on Amaila Falls Project – Dr. Luncheon

Cabinet Secretary, Dr. Roger Luncheon has noted that Government is receiving “mixed signals” from the opposition political parties as it relates to their support...

Wanted man in ‘fowl cock row’ murder arrested

The police have arrested Mark Assing, who was wanted for the murder of Abiola Eddie-Barker. According to the Police, Assing was arrested yesterday, Thursday July...

Update: Police investigating early morning shooting

The police are investigating the shooting of Leslie Wood, who was shot multiple times about his body this morning, Friday July 5. In a press...

Taxi driver in Woodlands Hospital robbery remanded to prison

Taxi driver, 38 – year – old Michael Lewis of 65 Sheriff Street Campbellville Georgetown today pleaded not guilty to the charge of robbery...

Labourer granted bail for possession of narcotics

A Labourer appeared before Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan possession of narcotics. Twenty – year – old Nicolay Kissoon of 60 Durban Street Lodge pleaded not...

Barber remanded to prison for stealing Blackberry Phone

A Barber was today remanded to prison by Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan charged with Simple Larceny. Twenty – two – year Joel Jack of East...

Georgetown resident pleads guilty to marijuana possession

Twenty – six year old Leonard Stephen of 294 West Ruimveldt Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan charged with possession of narcotics. He pleaded...

Recent Articles

Man who assaulted wife allegedly beaten to death

Two men were apprehended in Bartica, Region Seven for their alleged involvement in the beating to death of a 32-year-old fruit vendor at Tuschen...

Several others arrested for illegal shotgun, cartridges found at Kupang Backdam

The 38-year-old chef who has been arrested by the police following the discovery of an unlicensed shotgun and live cartridges at a mining camp...

9-hour power outages expected this week

…as GPL conducts line maintenance Several communities in Georgetown and sections of the coast are bracing for at least nine hours of power outage during...

Oil and gas sector: Govt to handle sale of Guyana’s portion of crude...

…separate from ExxonMobil With first oil just around the corner, Guyana appears to be poised to market and sell its own portion of crude oil,...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

3 senior staff fired over Uitvlugt estate “flying knives” incident

The probe into the ‘knife-shredder’ incident at the Uitvlugt Sugar Estate’s has concluded and three senior staff, including one engineer, were fired. This was...

No ‘business as usual’ once Parliament reconvenes – MP

...as calls mount for removal of dual citizens from National Assembly If Parliament is reconvened by Government, it cannot be business as usual for...

Court of Appeal erred with 34 majority reasoning – Ram

Attorney and social commentator, Christopher Ram, has signalled his intention to the Court of Appeal’s recent rulings, saying that the court was “wrong” in...

PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...

CCJ fixes case management hearing in challenge of GECOM Chairman’s appointment

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has set a date for a case management hearing in relation to the appeal filed to reverse the...