Yearly Archives: 2018

Linden nursing student dies after ingesting poisonous substance

Linden nursing student dies after ingesting poisonous substance

A Linden nursing student, succumbed yesterday afternoon at the Linden Hospital Complex after he consumed a deadly substance. Now dead is Heathecliffe Bobbsemple, 22 of Central Amelia’s Ward…

President’s “unbribale” Commissioner of Police will send message to those who were not selected-Jagdeo

President’s “unbribale” Commissioner of Police will send message to those who were not selected-Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday said that President’s Granger assertion that the new Commissioner of Police should be “unbribable” will send a message to those who have been…

CSEC results should be available online after 22:00hrs tonight

CSEC results should be available online after 22:00hrs tonight

The Caribbean Secondary Examination Certificate result should be available online after 22:00hrs on Thursday, this is according to CXC. The body noted that If students are experiencing difficulties accessing…

Government to launch COI into death of Brazilian miner

Government to launch COI into death of Brazilian miner

The government will be launching a Commission of Inquiry into matters relating to the mining industry. The COI will be conducted by the Ministry of Natural Resources. This was disclosed…

US Congressmen and high ranking military officials for Guyana visit

US Congressmen and high ranking military officials for Guyana visit

Minister of State Joseph Harmon on Thursday confirmed that several United States Congressmen along with several high ranking US military offificals will be visiting Guyana shortly. The Minister said that…

Assessment report of ‘Diamond gas well’ to be submitted to State Minister

Assessment report of ‘Diamond gas well’ to be submitted to State Minister

The well at Sixth Street, Diamond, East Bank of Demerara, today erupted in the early morning hours spewing debris up to 50ft in the air, consisting of mud, water, gas…

Foreigner found dead at D’Urban Backlands

Foreigner found dead at D’Urban Backlands

The body of a male Vietnamese, Nguyen Nigoc Anh, was discovered at around 19:00hrs on Wednesday at D’Urban Backlands in the compound of a construction site where he…

M&CC offers one day tax amnesty on interest owed by defaulters

M&CC offers one day tax amnesty on interest owed by defaulters

The Mayor and City Council on Thursday announced that it will offer a one day tax amnesty to defaulter. However, the amnesty will only affect the interest and not the…

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies aged 76

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies aged 76

(BBC) Aretha Franklin, the “queen of soul” known for hits like Respect and Think, has died in Detroit at the age of 76. The legendary singer was diagnosed…

Oil will make Guyana poorer based on present contract with ExxonMobil- Intl. Lawyer

Oil will make Guyana poorer based on present contract with ExxonMobil- Intl. Lawyer

International Attorney-at-law and author of several books, Melinda Janki, has weighted in on Guyana’s impending oil sector, she was at the time speaking at a function at…