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Friday, May 29, 2020

GuySuCo’s CEO fired; Board of Directors urged to resign

– The Government of Guyana has announced that it has dismissed the Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) Dr. Raj...

$75M approved for drainage works

By Jomo Paul – The David Granger APNU+AFC Cabinet has cleared a total of $75M that will go towards the desilting of canals and...

National consultation on fisheries sector commences

By Jomo Paul – The Government of Guyana through the Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday June 03, initiated a national consultation process on the...

Gov’t interventions bring significant relief following floods

- Engineer of the Ministry of Public Infrastructure Walter Willis has reported that water has receded from most of the areas of Georgetown...

Closure of some schools on Wednesday, June 03

- The Ministry of Education is advising that most schools which were closed on June 1 and 2, 2015 due to flooding caused...

“Bourda Market stinks”; Vendors, Council workers decry flood situation

By Jomo Paul – Some communities in and around the capital city of Georgetown and along the coast are breathing a sigh of relief...

‘Jostle & bustle’ continues amid receding flood waters in GT

By Jomo Paul - Despite recent rains inundating parts of Georgetown and several areas along Guyana's coast at the weekend, the normal 'jostle...

Some public schools to remain closed on June 2

- The Ministry of Education is advising parents and guardians that some schools will remain closed on Tuesday June 02, 2015, Additionally, CSEC...

Rainfall expected to range between 20mm – 50mm today

- The National Weather Watch centre has predicted that today there will be frequent showers and light rain over Regions 7, 8, coastal...

CSEC/CAPE Candidates of Bishop’s High to sit exams at Queen’s College today

- The Ministry of Education is advising parents and CSEC/CAPE candidates of the Bishop’s High School that there has been a change in...

Recent Articles

OPINION: Salute the “CARICOM Three” for their sacrifice

By Sir Ronald Sanders Here are three heroes of democracy in the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM): Cynthia Barrow-Giles (St Lucia/Barbados), John Jarvis (Antigua and Barbuda)...

Unofficial crossings at Region One border a serious threat – CMO

The Barima-Waini region, located in the northwestern part of Guyana is at greater risk of positive COVID-19 cases being imported from Venezuela. This is...

World’s oldest man dies

(CNN) Robert Weighton, the world's oldest man, died on Thursday at the age of 112, his family confirmed in a statement. Weighton, a former engineer...

West Indies set to play three-match T20 series in Australia in October

The West Indies are set to play Australia in three T20 Internationals in October, Cricket Australia has announced. According to a schedule released by Cricket...

GTT to re-open Camp & Robb Streets retail outlet

After re-opening several of its retail locations to facilitate bill payments and access to services, the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) will be...

2nd person charged for murder of 68-Y-O security guard

The prime suspect in the murder of the 68-year-old security guard has been remanded to prison. Jermaine DeJonge, 22, of Albouystown, Georgetown, was not required...

Task Force denies GECOM’s request for more workstations

The coalition government's COVID-19 Task Force has responded to Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh, rejecting her request to establish...

US Embassy donates $2.4M in supplies to GPHC

Members of the U.S. Embassy in Guyana have donated KN-95 masks and infrared no-touch thermometers valued at almost US$12,000 (GY$2.4M) to the Georgetown Public...

Mother devastated after losing her 20-Y-O daughter in Rupert Craig Highway accident

By: Shemar Alleyne Sabita Sukhoo, 20, of Lusignan Pasture, East Coast Demerara (ECD) lost her life in an accident which occurred just after 10:00hrs on...

Recount and final declaration could be completed by June 11th – PPP

The national recount of votes cast in the March 2, polls and a final declaration of the results can be done by June 11th. This...