Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

PM reiterates pledge against terrorism as Guyana remembers Cubana air tragedy

PM reiterates pledge against terrorism as Guyana remembers Cubana air tragedy

As Guyana commemorates the 42nd Anniversary of the tragic loss of Guyanese, Cubans and Koreans who perished when two bombs exploded on a Cubana airline flight, Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo…

Ramnarine was not entitled for Top Cop Job-Ramjattan

Ramnarine was not entitled for Top Cop Job-Ramjattan

Third Vice-President and Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan said that the Top Cop’s job which missed Assistant Commissioner of Police, David Ramnarine was not an entitlement…

Senior police officers conferred with medals

Senior police officers conferred with medals

Commissioner of Police Mr. Leslie A. James, DSS and Deputy Commissioner of Police Mr. Paul A. Williams, DSM were conferred with the Disiplined Services Star and the Disciplined Services Medal…

Racial cards being played by politicians, resignation not off the table- Gecom Chair

Racial cards being played by politicians, resignation not off the table- Gecom Chair

Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission, Retd. Justice James Patterson said on Friday that Guyana is in troubling times with regard to elections. With only 37 days remaining for the…

Cocaine/ganja found at female’s home in Bartica

Cocaine/ganja found at female’s home in Bartica

About 17:00hrs yesterday, Police acting on information received, went to the home of a 52 year-old female resident of First Avenue, Bartica and conducted a search. 25.1…

Guns, ammo found in three separate police division

Guns, ammo found in three separate police division

One revolver, one DC-9 firearm and one 12 gauge shotgun were found by the police in Georgetown, East Coast and Essequibo during operations. In the case of ‘A’ Division…

Well drilling commences, water discovered at first site

Well drilling commences, water discovered at first site

The well drilling exercise in the South Rupununi, Upper Takutu – Upper Essequibo (Region Nine), which will see eight artesian wells being drilled in eight communities has officially commenced and…

Canada Is Facing a Shortage of Legal Weed

Canada Is Facing a Shortage of Legal Weed

(Bloomberg) Pot producers have been scrambling to ramp up supply amid a slow roll-out of regulations from the provincial governments that will co-ordinate retail sales when recreational pot…

139 given legal fire power in indigenous communities

139 given legal fire power in indigenous communities

One hundred and thirty nine residents of 12 indigenous communities in the Mazaruni were on Friday issued with approval letters to bear arms. They were also allowed to purchased their…

Guyanese born pilot convicted of smuggling cocaine

Guyanese born pilot convicted of smuggling cocaine

Federal jurors convicted a private “cash jet” pilot from Ringwood of bringing hundreds of kilos of cocaine into New Jersey and New York, then laundering more than $7…