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Elderly vendor robbed of valuables

Elderly vendor robbed of valuables

Desmond Gordon, a 52 year-old vendor of Laing Avenue,  was robbed of three gold chains valued some $210,000 and two gold rings valued at $70,000 by two…

Money changer robbed around Stabroek Square

Money changer robbed around Stabroek Square

57 year-old Wazir Khan, a money changer of West Coast Demerara, was robbed of an undisclosed amount of Pounds, TT and US currency amounting to approximately $400,000 by…

First Lady donates robotic kit to Den Amstel Primary -as 28 complete Robotics Camp

First Lady donates robotic kit to Den Amstel Primary -as 28 complete Robotics Camp

 First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, yesterday, donated a robotic kit to the students of the Den Amstel Primary School, twenty-eight of whom completed a two-day Robotics Camp facilitated…

Op-ED: Public Budgeting and Performance Need Urgent Improvement: Taxpayers Pay More to Get Less

Op-ED: Public Budgeting and Performance Need Urgent Improvement: Taxpayers Pay More to Get Less

Economic growth almost halved, thousands of workers lost their jobs, access to and the quality of critical services deteriorated and public safety weakened over the period. Evidently, the government was…

The $20 Billion Question for Guyana

The $20 Billion Question for Guyana

By Clifford Krauss GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Guyana is a vast, watery wilderness with only three paved highways. There are a few dirt roads between villages that sit on stilts along rivers…

AFC does not believe it has been sidelined with Gov/Opp talks

AFC does not believe it has been sidelined with Gov/Opp talks

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo will not be partaking in talk between the Government and Opposition. The Leader of the Alliance for Change (AFC), Raphael Trotman does not believe that the…

Man kills woman over dancing with another man

Man kills woman over dancing with another man

Tyron James has been charged with the murder of Evadee Baptiste on Friday at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court. Baptiste was murder on Sunday last at Port Kaituma North West…

Buxtonian arrested with marijuana in Fruta tins

Buxtonian arrested with marijuana in Fruta tins

Police at Bartica arrested a lot 158 Buxton East Coast Demerara resident, Kester Skeete age 24,  with 788.5grams of marijuana at Bartica around 09:00hrs on Friday. According to…

Unlicensed ammunition found in vehicle’s air filter

Unlicensed ammunition found in vehicle’s air filter

Police of Aranka Station ‘F’ Division on Wednesday at about 16:50hrs. intercepted motor pick up # PHH 222 at (75) Km Barama Road and conducted as search on…

Public servants to begin studies in Dutch Language

Public servants to begin studies in Dutch Language

The Foreign Service Institute of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is partnering with the Language Institute of Guyana to conduct a course in the Dutch language. This is a customized…

NIS inspector robbed at gun point

NIS inspector robbed at gun point

47 year-old Rudolph Primo, an NIS  Inspector was allegedly robbed of one Blu cellphone value $20,000 and $50,000 cash by two armed men at Agricola public Road…

Charges for persons involved in learner/driver scam

Charges for persons involved in learner/driver scam

The Guyana Police Force have noted that legal Advice has been obtained and three Subordinate Officers and a Civilian will appear in court shortly. A Police Sergeant is to be…

GECOM’s Budget for Local Government Elections is 1.2 Billion, seek additional funds

GECOM’s Budget for Local Government Elections is 1.2 Billion, seek additional funds

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has noted several reports in the Media that the Commission was allocated 2.9 billion dollars for the conduct of Local Government Elections. GECOM’s…

President calls for history, as a subject, to be given its rightful place in Guyana’s education system  -at Professor Winston McGowan’s book launch   

President calls for history, as a subject, to be given its rightful place in Guyana’s education system -at Professor Winston McGowan’s book launch  

 President David Granger, last evening, says he is disappointment at the fact that history is no longer offered as a stand-alone discipline at the University of Guyana (UG). Speaking…

President Granger, Opposition Leader meet on Public Service Commission, Police Service Commissions

President Granger, Opposition Leader meet on Public Service Commission, Police Service Commissions

President David Granger, today, met with Leader of the Opposition, Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo at State House to discuss the appointment of the Public Service Commission and the Police Service Commission…

LGE set for November 12- Minister of Communities

LGE set for November 12- Minister of Communities

Local Government Elections (LGE) set for November 12, 2018. Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan moments ago on the Department of Public Information Facebook page, announced that November 12 is the…

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