Daily Archives: April 5, 2018

Update: Three paratroopers injured

Update: Three paratroopers injured

Three paratroopers attached to the Guyana Defense Force were this morning injured during a routine training operation at Timehri, East Bank Demerara. The incident took place sometime during the course…

Police secure detailed confession for Berbice robbery/Murder

Police secure detailed confession for Berbice robbery/Murder

Two teenage employees of the of the Sukhram’s General Story located at Rose Hall Town, Corentyne Berbice, will soon be heading to court for the murder of security guard…

Gov. says it will not intervene in Parking Meter issue unless asked to do so

Gov. says it will not intervene in Parking Meter issue unless asked to do so

The government has not made a statement with respect to paid parking and that was a sole decision of City Hall. According to Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, the government…

Guyana wants Venezuela to stop threatening its investors

Guyana wants Venezuela to stop threatening its investors

According to a press release form the International Court of Justice, Guyana has filed an application against Venezuela. On Thursday 29 March 2018, the Co-operative Republic of Guyana ffiled…

Op-Ed: The situation in the sugar industry is quickly evolving not necessarily in the best direction

Op-Ed: The situation in the sugar industry is quickly evolving not necessarily in the best direction

Our Union recognized, over the Easter Holidays, a number of reports in various sections of the media regarding happenings and developments in the sugar industry. For the GAWU, the shining…

GDF captain to be charged today for murder of common-law wife

GDF captain to be charged today for murder of common-law wife

Former Captain of the Guyana Defence Force, Orwain Sandy is expected to be charged with the Capital offence of Murder at the Georgetown Magistrates Court today. Sandy allegedly shot his…

Varswyck was at Lindo Creek- Hughes

Varswyck was at Lindo Creek- Hughes

Attorney-at-law, Nigel Hughes yesterday took to the stand and testified before the Commission of Inquiry into the Lindo Creek massacre. He informed that former prison escapee, Urie Varswyck…

Nagamootoo returns to Guyana

Nagamootoo returns to Guyana

The Department of Public Information has noted that Prime Minister, Hon. Moses Nagamootoo, has returned to Guyana after a heart by-pass surgery in the United States. Nagamootoo has spent…