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Monday, January 20, 2020

Region 2 flooding: Rice farmers stand to suffer major losses

…“I have no comments” – REO As heavy rainfall caused several communities in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) to be flooded, residents and farmers especially, are becoming...

12 homeless after fire guts Plaisance home

Twelve persons are now homeless after fire completely gutted a dwelling house at Graham Street Plaisance, East Coast Demerara earlier today. The lower flat of...

OPINION: EYEWITNESS

In search of… …legitimacy Reacting to a stinging critique of the PNC under Granger degutting of the Foreign Service, one long-standing defender of Burnham, Bacchus, took...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Exposing... …PNC’s panic Even without the benefit of all the fancy-schmancy psychological verbiage that’s thrown around so glibly nowadays, even five hundred years ago, they’d figured...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Hustling… …sugar workers Stung by the electoral implications of their cold-blooded treatment of sugar workers – both the ones fired and the ones left to swing...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Long knives …at Foreign Affairs A decade ago, who would have thought that Guyana would be getting top billing in the media of every developed...

OPINION: EYEWITNESS

From on high… …into politics When a big storm is brewing, you can tell ahead of time by the cockroaches streaming out of the ground. With...

Famous free solo climber falls to his death

(BBC) A world-renowned American free solo climber has died attempting to descend the side of a cliff face. Brad Gobright, 31, fell around 300m (1,000ft)...

OPINION: Eyewitness – Blunders

…in local content Your Eyewitness has seen the future…and it ain’t nice. For us Guyanese, that is. Last week, he forgot that the GIPEX oil...

“We cannot allow ourselves to fall victim to corruption” – UG valedictorian

…history created as 2 valedictorians attain perfect score …as 1985 students graduate Nineteen hundred and eighty-five (1985) students on Saturday graduated from the University of Guyana...

Recent Articles

“Dangerous” to urge supporters to “protect their ballots” – Nandlall

Former Attorney General Anil Nandlall has described as "dangerous" calls made by the leadership of the APNU/AFC coalition for their supporters to "protect their...

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

APNU no good for progress, democracy – Jagdeo tells Region 2 supporters

…as Govt given “F” grade in every sector In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) paltry track record in upholding...

PPP rebuilt Guyana without oil & gas – Ali to mammoth Essequibo Coast rally

…vows to transform agriculture sector …promises incentives for rice farmers It was a scene of red, yellow and black at Damon Square, Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast,...

13-yr-old hit in the head after rebuffing classmate’s inappropriate touches

A young teenager is now nursing gaping wounds to her head after she was hit with a piece of wood by a male classmate,...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

PPP promises to help ex-sugar workers get back on their feet

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali, has promised that if his party is elected into office come March then they...