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Thursday, August 22, 2019

East Street Nursery School re – opens after $38M upgrade

  - The Ministry of Education has announced the reopening of the East Street Nursery School, Georgetown following a $38M upgrade. This announcement comes at...

Fernandes wants new Georgetown Port

- The shipping industry appears to be experiencing difficulties, according to Chairman of the Private/Public Trade Dialogue in Guyana, Christopher Fernandes. As a result,...

Guyana Gov’t welcomes US, Russia agreement on Syria; Investigators confirm use of chemical weapons

- The Government of Guyana on Monday, September 16 said that it welcomed the agreement between the United States of America and Russia...

Cocaine found in Nabaclis House

- At about 15:00h today, Monday September 16, police ranks conducted a search on a house at Nabaclis, East Coast Demerara during which...

12 months jail for man who robbed Club Monaco patrons

 - Osman Brumell was today sentenced to 12 months in jail By Magistrate Fabayo Azore after he was found guilty of robbery underarms. The particulars...

PPP slams Opposition for attack on Clerk of the National Assembly

- The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has condemned what it termed the continued harassment meted out to Clerk of the National Assembly Sherlock...

Political blame game continues as violent crimes increase

- The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) today expressed grave concerns over the rise of violent crimes. Speaking on the matter at the party’s...

Meten – Meer – Zorg Invasion: Two gunmen in custody, one on the run;...

- The Guyana Police Force has confirmed that one man was shot dead, while two others are in police custody and another on...

GECOM registers over 2,000 new applicants

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has on its record the registration of 2,443 new applicants between the period September 2 to September 12, 2013...

New Chief of Staff sworn in

Brigadier Mark Phillips has been sworn in as the new Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defense Force (GDF) by Commander in Chief of...

Recent Articles

Update: Wife was putting husband’s clothes in the yard when he killed her

Vinnette Headley-James, 44, was putting her husband's clothes in the yard when she was allegedly attacked and murdered by the man. Headley-James was stabbed to...

If you already own property, don’t apply for house lots – CH&PA

Head of the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA), Lelon Saul is urging persons who already own property to desist from applying for house...

GDF ranks get scholarships to study in China

President David Granger, yesterday afternoon at the Ministry of the Presidency, met eleven scholarship awardees of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) who will soon...

Man allegedly kills wife then attempts to take his own life

A 45-year-old man from Nabacalis Side Line Dam, East Coast of Demerara (ECD) has allegedly killed his wife and then attempted to take his...

Eccles man to spend 5 years behind bars for cannabis possession

An Eccles resident, who was arrested after police ranks unearthed 27grams of cannabis at his residence, was on Wednesday, sentenced to five years’ imprisonment...

Father of 5 jailed after pleading guilty to armed robberies

A father of five was Wednesday sentenced to ten years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty two armed robberies charges and illegal gun and ammunition...

Investigation launched into American Airlines flight mishap at CJIA

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has announced that investigations have been launched into an incident involving an American Airlines flight coming into contact...

At 37, Omesh Jhagroo finally gets CSEC qualifications

Omesh Jhagroo, 37, has proven that it is never too late to achieve your dreams. Being completely blind, he has defied all odds and secured...

Consultations begin on construction of VIP latrines

A consultation session has begun among stakeholders in the construction sector regarding the developing of Ventilated Improved Pit (VIP) latrines. VIP latrines are an improvement...

High Court trial begins for duo accused of killing 3 in Robb St arson

A 12-member jury was on Tuesday empanelled to hear the case of 24-year-old Avishkar Bissoon and 74-year-old Ganga Krishna, who were charged for three...