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Friday, January 22, 2021

PPP raps Granger on Cabinet appointments

- The People's Progressive Party (PPP) is accusing President David Granger of 'cronyism and nepotism' in light of several Cabinet appointees. In a press...

Ramjattan defends sacking of ‘torture cops’; says “it is justice”

By Jomo Paul – Vice President with responsibility for Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has defended the dismissal of Former Police Officer Mohanram Dolai saying...

CIOG, Pastor Sheeratan-Bisnauth differ on legalisation of gay marriage

By Jomo Paul – With the recent ruling by the US Supreme Court that makes gay marriage legal in all 50 states of the...

Activists protest against Jagdeo, Nandlall & Ramsaran being Parliamentarians

By Jomo Paul – A small group of activists are not pleased with the news that Former President Bharrat Jagdeo will be heading to...

Venezuela Opposition MPs propose legislation to create an Essequibo state

  – Former Guyana Ambassador to Venezuela Dr Odeen Ishmael has revealed that plans are afoot in the Venezuela’s congress to create an Essequibo...

Greenidge, Sydney Allicock sworn in as Vice Presidents

– Recently appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge and Indigenous People’s Affairs Minister Sydney Allicock were on Monday May 25 sworn in as...

Bath Settlement residents protest removal of street lights

– Residents of Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice are calling on the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) cease the removal of street lights...

GDF ready to defend against any intrusion by Venezuela – Brig. Phillips

By Leroy Smith - Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defense Force, Brigadier Mark Phillips has firmly stated that the GDF will not sit...

PPP furious over Magistrate’s ruling on Jagdeo’s case

– The People’s Progressive Party has noted its outrage over a recent decision made by Magistrate Charlyn Artiga at the Whim Magistrate's Court...

“I shall be a good President for all the people of Guyana”; Granger sworn...

By Jomo Paul – In a moment of history where thousands of persons flocked the streets of Georgetown, some in tears and some with...

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Eyewitness: A US Message…

…also for Guyana Your Eyewitness reproduces the poem recited by 22-year- old US youth poet laureate Amanda Gorman at the inauguration of President Joe Biden...

Ministerial Advisory Committee meets on Guyana-Venezuela border controversy

The Ministerial Advisory Committee met today to discuss the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, a statement from the Department of Public Information revealed. The committee is chaired...

SOCU questions Patterson on controversial DHB contract

Former Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson was earlier today questioned by ranks of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) over the controversial award of...

Guyana gets 50 vaccine carriers from UNICEF to fight Covid-19

The Ministry of Health’s capacity was on Friday morning boosted with a donation of two solar refrigerators and 50 vaccine carriers from the United...

Improvised weapons, illegal drugs among items seized at Camp Street Prison

A team comprising of police officers from Regional Division 4A, ranks of the Tactical Services Unit (TSU), and members of the Prison Service conducted...

Businessman robbed by armed bandits

Bing Tao Su, a 51-year-old businessman who resides at Thomas Street, South Cummingsburg, Georgetown, was on Thursday robbed at gunpoint by four men. He was...

Banks DIH records $5.271B profit in 2020

Despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and the contentious General and Regional Elections last year, the Banks DIH Group of Companies has reported...

GPF destroys 400,000 ganja plants in Canje River

Some 400,000 marijuana plants which were being cultivated on 12 farms on approximately 12 acres of land were on Wednesday destroyed by ranks of...

LBI man held at gunpoint, robbed of car, $8M

  A 26-year-old man of La Bonne Intention Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara was on Thursday afternoon robbed of his motorcar, his cellular phone, and...

PAC can file No-Confidence Motion to remove Patterson as Chair – AG

Amid mounting calls for David Patterson to resign as Chairman of the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Attorney General Anil Nandlall has explained that...