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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Guyanese dies in road accident in Antigua

Authorities in Antigua are investigating a fatal accident which resulted in the death of a Guyanese man over the past weekend. According to the Antigua...

Turn Key Homes will return with more varieties – Housing Ministers

Guyanese can look forward to the return of turn key homes with various models to choose from. This was disclosed by Minister within the Ministry...

Berbice murders: President urges citizens not to allow heinous crime to divide the nation

In an address to the nation this afternoon, President Dr Irfaan Ali made another passionate appeal to residents of West Coast Berbice to express...

President Ali vows to rebuild, strengthen and reorganise sugar industry 

President Dr Irfaan Ali has recommitted to fulfilling one of his party's manifesto promises,  that is, ensuring the survival of the heavily indebted and...

35 new COVID-19 cases recorded; 8 persons in ICU

As of August 21st, Guyana has recorded an additional 35 new COVID-19 cases bringing the total positive cases to 881, with 30 COVID-19 related...

COVID-19: Automatic machines being sourced to cut testing turnaround time from 9hrs to 2hrs

President Irfaan Ali has announced that the Government is in the process of sourcing two new automatic machines to boost the COVID-19 testing capacity...

No accountability for $300M City Hall Restoration Fund – Dharamlall

Newly-appointed Local Government and Regional Development Minister, Nigel Dharamlall has claimed that there has been no accountability for the $300 million restoration fund which...

Jagdeo says he will only discuss governance issues after declaration

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo says he will only meet to discuss governance issues after the declaration of the March 2 election results is made. This...

FITUG calls for improved protection, assistance for hinterland residents against COVID-19

See below for full statement from the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG): The FITUG has become expressly worried as we considered several...

Pregnant teen dies hours after allegedly assaulted by boyfriend

A 19-year old pregnant girl, who was allegedly beaten by her boyfriend on Wednesday in the Upper Pomeroon, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), died several hours...

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Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...