Daily Archives: October 2, 2018

OWTU files legal action in bid to stop Petrotrin’s closure

OWTU files legal action in bid to stop Petrotrin’s closure

The Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union has filed an Industrial Relations Offense complaining that the Company has not been meeting and treating in good faith. In a statement, the OWTU…

Rapist sentenced to life for raping child

Rapist sentenced to life for raping child

31 year old David Alexander will spend the remaining time of his natural life behind bars after he entered a guilty plea of raping an eight year old child about…

Exclusive: Exxon explores selling U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets – sources

Exclusive: Exxon explores selling U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets – sources

(Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) is exploring the sale of many of its U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets, as higher oil prices prompt the world’s largest…

Drilling of wells to bring unprecedented relief to Region Nine residents -Minister Harmon

Drilling of wells to bring unprecedented relief to Region Nine residents -Minister Harmon

The drilling of eight wells, in eight villages in the South Rupununi, Upper Takutu- Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) by the Brazilian Army under its 6th Battalion Engineering Corps, has the…

Duo robs Ministry of Presidency’s staff

Duo robs Ministry of Presidency’s staff

Two young men from an East Bank Demerara Community will soon have their day in court after they battered a Ministry of Presidency staff and robbed her of a number…

EPA gets new head

EPA gets new head

Dr. Vincent Adams, an Energy Expert and Scientist has been appointed Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) effective yesterday, October 1. Head of the Department of Environment, Ndibi…

“Rookie” Bandit overpowered by his victim, gun taken away

“Rookie” Bandit overpowered by his victim, gun taken away

A 21 year old young man of Triumph, East Coast Demerara is now in police custody after he was subdued and handed over to them by one of his victims…

Three arrested for trying to bribe police

Three arrested for trying to bribe police

The three men who were arrested on September 26 last at Kuru Kururu Village for possession of an unlicensed firearm, have been jointly charged and will appear at the Providence…

Prime suspect in shooting of dog food vendor positively identified

Prime suspect in shooting of dog food vendor positively identified

The prime suspect in the shooting of dog food vendor Shane Cooper and for the robbery of two females at Aubrey Barker Road, South Ruimveldt on September 24 last, has…

Anns Grove man murdered in interior

Anns Grove man murdered in interior

Kelvin Royston Daly of Anns Grove, is now dead. His body was found lying along a trail in the Puruni Mining area on Monday morning. The father of 6 was…