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Thursday, June 27, 2019

APNU calls on Broadcasters to reject $2.5M Licensing fee

A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling on Broadcasters to reject the $2.5M license fee, which has been implemented by the Guyana National...

US Embassy provides medical care to over 200 Linden residents

The U.S Embassy’s Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP) team, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the Wismar Mosque, and the Central Islamic Organization of...

Guyana records reduction in teenage pregnancies

Over the last two days, Caribbean nationals have been participating in the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UN/ECLAC) and...

North West resident remanded for chopping man

Thirty - year - old Mervin George of North West District appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore and pleaded not guilty to the charge of...

Teenager charged with malicious wounding

A teenager was today placed on $50,000 bail when he made his first court appearance before Magistrate Fabayo Azore. The 17 - year - old...

Youth remanded to prison for robbery

Nineteen – year – old Joshua Meredith was today remanded to prison when he appeared Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer the charge of robbery...

ACDA to spend $10M on Emancipation celebrations

By Nickhail Jaundoo The African Cultural and Development Association today launched their 2013 programme of activities for emancipation celebrations. The grand event will take place...

Guyana looks to US for support in environment sector

Guyana and the United States of America are exploring the possibilities of further development between the two countries for support by the US in...

Man found with unlicensed gun during stop and search

According to the police, at around 1:30h today, Tuesday July 9, ranks of a mobile police patrol stopped and searched a man at Front...

Hinterland Committee to implement Road Users Agreements for new roads

The Hinterland Infrastructure Committee (HIC) is in the process of implementing Road Users Agreements for many rehabilitated roads to ensure the road quality is...

Recent Articles

Lusignan prisoner killed

A man who was on remand at the Lusignan Prison Holding Bay has died as a result of injuries he received during an altercation...

Handyman remanded for several armed robberies

Cheddie Bacchus, a handyman of Norton Street, Georgetown, was today remanded to prison for several armed robberies. He appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty where he...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...