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Monday, July 6, 2020

PPP supporters in Region 2 call for early election

Essequibians turned up in their numbers at the PPP/C Office at Anna Regina, Region Two (Pomeroon /Supenaam) headquarters to join in the countrywide protest...

5 arrested in Berbice with illegal drugs, fraud documents

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force’s Narcotics Branch and the Berbice Division today arrested five persons following the discovery of narcotics and suspected fake...

Local, overseas farmers get Wales Estate land for rice cultivation

Local and overseas-based farmers have been granted portions of land from the now closed Wales Sugar Estate to utilise for rice cultivation. This was revealed...

No new COVID-19 cases; 70 persons recovered

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that as of today, there are no new cases of COVID-19. The COVID-19 deaths remain at 12; the...

Govt approves 0.5 – 7% salary increase for public servants

As of Monday, Government approved salary increases across a number of pay ranges for public servants; inclusive of retroactive payments from January 2018, one...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Who’s the greatest T20 cricketer?

A format that began in 2003 and revolutionised the sport. Leagues all over the world. Team managements and players challenging conventional cricketing thought. And...

Man charged for cuffing girlfriend in face over telephone call

A man was placed before Magistrate Judy Latchman today for assault causing actual bodily harm charge.  Thirty – seven - year old Ryan Shepherd...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Police on the hunt for alleged murderer

The police are on the hunt for a man, who is the main suspect in the murder of 24 – year – old Kevin...

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...