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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Removal of Guysuco’s Deputy was premature – Agri Minister

Minister of Agriculture Dr. Leslie Ramsammy is of the view that the removal of the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Surgar Corporation...

Colonels Phillips, Lovell officially promoted to Brigadier

Commander – in – Chief of the Armed Force, President Donald Ramotar today officially promoted Colonel Mark Phillips and Colonel Julian Lovell to the...

Brazilian charged for forged immigration document

A Brazilian was fined $150,000 or an alternative of nine months imprisonment and faced deportation after he appeared before Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty...

Canje man who was found hanging was strangled to death – PME

During Friday August 23, the body of chain-saw operator Chandradat Hussian, 39 years of Goed Bananen Land, East Canje, Berbice, was found hanging in...

Mason remanded for robbery under arms, resisting arrest, assault and disorderly behavior

A mason was today remanded to prison for robbery under arms, resisting arrest, assault and disorderly behaviour. Twenty – eight - year old Quincy...

Pregnant teen remanded on seven charges

Nineteen - year - old Onifa Thompson of John Fernandes Squatting area West Ruimveldt Georgetown appeared in court to answer seven charges namely threatening...

APNU wants trained, equipped Highway Patrol

Following the gruesome Linden accident yesterday, the main opposition – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling on the government to establish a...

PNCR slams Education Minister on deplorable state of President’s College

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) is horrified at the state of neglect and disrepair of one of Guyana’s top secondary institution, President’s College. In...

Doodnauth Singh laid to rest

Former Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Doodnauth Singh was given a humble farewell today, Monday August 26. Following a viewing ceremony at his Forshaw...

Local Gov’t Bills yet to be sent to President for assent

The four Local Government Bills that were passed in the National Assembly on August 7 are yet to be sent to President Donald Ramotar...

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M.B Sandaka to commence operations on Thursday between Guyana & Suriname

Following the suspension of services offered by the MV Canawaima Ferry, which plies the Suriname-Guyana route, due to technical issues, the Management of the...

Christian leaders join calls for President to respect Constitution

– urges GECOM staff to conduct duties with integrity, professionalism – as pressure continues to mount on President to call elections Christian leaders from the Zadok...

Prisoner who chopped off handcuffs while in lockups remanded

Gary Grant who while under arrest at the Stabroek Police Outpost on Thursday last, and who allegedly armed himself with a cutlass, chopped off...

GRBD announces increase in paddy prices

As harvesting for the second crop of 2019 gains momentum, the Guyana Rice Development Board announced that paddy prices have increased and farmers are...

Miner charged for murder of drinking buddy

A miner was on Monday arraigned for the murder of his drinking buddy when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court. Thirty-two-year-old, Mcnee Edwards of...

8200 persons infected with HIV in Guyana  

Public Heath Minister, Volda Lawrence earlier today revealed that a total of 8200 persons are infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) while adding that...

Granger greeted with protest in Essequibo

  Hundreds of citizens on the Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroom/Supernaam) earlier today picketed President David as he made his way from the Hampton Court...

MMA-ADA threatens dozens with repossession of land

– says it’s owed over $50M in rent, D&I fees A number of landowners are facing the repossession of hundreds of acres of farmland after...

Commonwealth says elections are “long overdue”, urges President to immediately set date

The Commonwealth body on Monday joins other groups and the Diplomatic Community and calls on President David Granger to set an early date for...

Claims of ‘hooliganism’ just manufactured lies – Teixeira

points to veiled threats against protesters, parliamentary Opposition reminds that Govt ignored PPP’s previous offer to extend life People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Executive Gail...