Daily Archives: October 3, 2018

GFF PARTICIPATES IN ANNUAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH  National U20 Team Members Engaged In Tree Wrapping Exercise

GFF PARTICIPATES IN ANNUAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH  National U20 Team Members Engaged In Tree Wrapping Exercise

As Guyana observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) has once again collaborated with the Guyana Cancer Foundation to spread awareness of the issue of breast cancer…

Prisoner Officer in police custody for helping to smuggle ganja into prison

Prisoner Officer in police custody for helping to smuggle ganja into prison

A Prison Officer attached to the New Amsterdam Prison is now in Police custody.  He is being investigated for his involvement with 1032 grams of suspended marijuana and 39 packs…

Man found dead in drain outside Magistrates Court on Sunday

Man found dead in drain outside Magistrates Court on Sunday

Police are investigating the murder of 28 year old Shafiyq Forrester of 197 Sarran Street, Grove Squatting Area, East Bank Demerara, whose body was discovered in a drain outside of…

Gov. in breach of basic human rights and freedom- Veteran Trade Unionist

Gov. in breach of basic human rights and freedom- Veteran Trade Unionist

Veteran Trade Unionist, Lincoln Lewis told the press on Wednesday that the way the government is treating Guyanese teachers presently is a flagrant violation of fundamental human rights and freedom…

Miner received 42 chops about body- PME

Miner received 42 chops about body- PME

Kelvin Royston Daly received 42 chop wounds about his body, an autopsy found. Daly of Anns Grove, was found lying along a trail in the Puruni Mining area on Monday…

Teachers to strike again, calls on gov. to rescind Dr. Lucas appointment

Teachers to strike again, calls on gov. to rescind Dr. Lucas appointment

The Guyana Teachers Union on Wednesday said it has rejected with no uncertain terms Ministers Keith Scott and Amna Ally’s decision of imposing Dr. Leyland Lucas to chair arbitration…

Guyana to observe Cubana Air Disaster Anniversary in Havana this week

Guyana to observe Cubana Air Disaster Anniversary in Havana this week

It has been 42 years since 73 persons died in what is commonly referred to as the Cubana Air Disaster or Crimen de Barbados when Cubana de Aviación flight…

Enforcement operation ordered to tackle mining issues

Enforcement operation ordered to tackle mining issues

Minister Trotman orders immediate enforcement operation to address mining issues as mining-related deaths increase. The Ministry of Natural Resources said it takes note of the most recent mining tragedy…

Free credit score on Oct. 4

Free credit score on Oct. 4

International Credit Bureau Day this year is on October 4th, 2018, and Creditinfo Guyana will be celebrating this year’s observation for one week. The Agency noted that persons…

Over 80,000 litres of illegal fuel seized by GRA

Over 80,000 litres of illegal fuel seized by GRA

On September 22, 2018, Law Enforcement and Investigation Division (LEID) Officers of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) intercepted one (1) motor vessel “Plumrose” with a quantity of liquid in excess…