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Monday, July 6, 2020

Man acquitted on attempted murder charge… wife refuses to give evidence

An ex-presidential guard was on Thursday freed on an attempted murder charge after his wife refused to give evidence against him when he appeared...

Brazil’s Foreign Minister to visit Guyana next week

Brazil’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mauro Vieira is scheduled to visit Guyana to engage in bilateral talks with top Government officials here next week. Brazil’s Ambassador...

President Granger to Co-chair CARICOM…security of small states, disaster preparedness and response among priority...

Guyana's President, David Granger will be serving as the Co-Chairman of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) when the CARICOM Heads of Governments Summit meets in Guyana in...

Mental health secretariat to be set up…as Govt heightens emphasis on illness

The establishment of a Mental Health Secretariat, to be built in Quamina Street, Georgetown, will see better coordination of mental health related services, interventions...

Teachers’ housing project awaiting ‘go-ahead’

Teachers will soon have the advantage of receiving a loan to construct their homes through the long-anticipated Teachers’ Revolving Housing Fund, which is awaiting...

Corentyne man dies after foot injured during heated row

Residents of Kildonan, Corentyne, Berbice are in a state of shock after learning that one of their villagers succumbed to wounds inflicted upon him...

New Israel Ambassador pays courtesy call on Opposition Leader

Former President and now Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, was paid a courtesy call this afternoon by newly accredited Ambassador of Israel to Guyana,...

Road safety to be boosted with erection of street, traffic lights

Significant sums have been approved by the National Assembly to be spent on the installation of street lights and traffic lights. The Ministry of...

Police seeking extradition of former GPL’s deputy CEO from Canada

Guyanese law enforcement officials are aggressively pursuing the extradition of former Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Ash...

Scenes from annual Police Officers’ Conference opening

The annual Officers’ Conference of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) opened this morning at the GPF’s Headquarters at Eve Leary, Georgetown. The Conference was opened...

Recent Articles

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...