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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 Bank Demerara on Saturday evening. Dead is 20-yeasr-old Lennox Collette of Lot 4, Public Road, Land of Canaan, EBD. Based on reports received, at about 21:00h on the night in question, […]

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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 Lot 468 Canvas City, Wismar apartment which was owned by 72-year-old Shiloh Mustafa of Silvertown, Wismar went up in flames at approximately 19:15h. The upper flat of the wooden and […]

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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 is Mukesh Mangra also called “Paul” of Coldingen, ECD. Based on reports received, between 19:45h and 20:30h on Saturday, a painter was heading home on his bicycle when he made […]

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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 containing 2 matching rounds of ammunition. Based on information received, police ranks were on duty between North Road and Robb Street, Bourda, Georgetown when they observed the suspect acting in a […]

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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 democracy and the Constitution of Guyana, People’s Progressive Party (PPP) leaders seemingly touched a chord with supporters in Region Two. During a campaign rally in Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast, Region […]

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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, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), where thousands of People’s Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) supporters decked in the party’s colours gathered to hear from the leadership of the party. At the event, […]

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GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the importance of healthy living among employees and increase preventative practices related to chronic disease. The workshop, which was held at GTT’s Training Center on Thomas Land, Georgetown, was in partnership with […]

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3 win motorcars in Ariel Christmas promotion

The three lucky winners in the Ariel ‘Triple Treat’ Christmas Promotion were on Friday presented the keys to their brand-new Toyota Vitz motorcars during a simple ceremony at the ANSA McAL Trading Limited (AMTL) Beterverwagting Head Office, East Coast Demerara. The grand winners of the cars are Tamera Walcott, Donette Hemroly and Dhanrajie Suknanan while […]

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Political Parties still to sign onto ERC’s Code of Conduct

As the elections campaigning season has begun, many political parties are yet to sign onto the Ethnic Relations Commission’s (ERC) Code of Conduct- a pledge to ensure that the messages carried to supporters are free of all forms of discrimination. Only recent, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has confirmed that 11 political parties were given […]

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Teen slapped with break-and-enter charge

Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Thursday granted bail to a teenager who was slapped with a break-and-enter charge. Eighteen-year-old Roberto Perez, of Kumaka, North West District (NWD), Region One (Barima-Waini), denied the charge which stated that on January 11, 2020, at Aquaro Airstrip, NWD, he broke into the dwelling of John Perreira and stole […]

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