Browsing Category:

News

Three dead in Vreed-en-Hoop accident

Three dead in Vreed-en-Hoop accident

Police are investigating a fatal accident which occurred about 16:00hrs this afternoon on the New Road Public Road, Vreed-en-Hoop, West Coast Demerara. According to reports, the driver…

Bar association call for President to provide reasons for selecting Jutice Patterson

Bar association call for President to provide reasons for selecting Jutice Patterson

The Bar Council of the Bar Association of Guyana is deeply concerned by the President’s unilateral appointment of the Chairman of the Elections Commission. According to the association, no…

Police Force reveives courtesy call from New York counterparts

Police Force reveives courtesy call from New York counterparts

Acting Commissioner of Police, David Ramnarine, met with members of the Ex-Police Associations of Guyana and the United States of America with New York Police Department Officers. The team…

Jagdeo lambaste state media for misleading article

Jagdeo lambaste state media for misleading article

The Office of the Opposition Leader condemns the deliberate attempt by the state-owned Guyana Chronicle to mislead the Guyanese people on the matter of nominees named by Opposition Leader…

GRDB officials charged with over $21 million fraud.

GRDB officials charged with over $21 million fraud.

A total of thirty four fraud related charges were read to former senior officials of the Guyana Rice Development Board by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. The charges were read to…

2011 prison escapee recaptured in Suriname

2011 prison escapee recaptured in Suriname

2011 Prison Escapee recaptured in Suriname Rickford LaFleur, 43, who escaped from the New Amsterdam Prison on June 11, 2011 has been recaptured in neighbouring Suriname by law enforcement officials…

President unilaterally selects Gecom Chairman

President unilaterally selects Gecom Chairman

President David Granted has unilaterally chosen Retired Justice James Patterson for the post of Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission. It was reported, that during a meeting this afternoon at…

NEW WAGE INCREASE 

NEW WAGE INCREASE 

Government announces new wage increases for public servants in 2017. The range is • Eight % for persons earning between GYD$55,555 to GYD$99,999; • Six % for those earning GYD…

$9.2 million garnered to support NPAS

$9.2 million garnered to support NPAS

The Protected Areas Commission (PAC) has secured GY$ 9.2 Million to support the effective management of National Protected Areas Systems (NPAS) in Guyana from the Protected Areas Trust (PAT…

President says Diwali is a time to put aside differences at State House Utsav

President says Diwali is a time to put aside differences at State House Utsav

President David Granger and First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, last evening, hosted a Diwali Utsav at the Baridi Benab at State House in observance of the festival of lights, where…