Granger urges GECOM to submit 2019 work programme

President David Granger this morning wrote to Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice (Ret’d) James Patterson requesting the...

Granger welcomes new US Ambassador

President David Granger this morning accepted Letters of Credence from the newly appointed U.S Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch, at...

Gaps, challenges cause “uneven progress” in C’bean’s HIV fight

Over the last three to five years, the Region has made progress towards reversing the HIV epidemic. This has translated...

Private criminal charges filed against GECOM Commissioners, Chairman

Marcel Gaskin, through his attorney Sanjeev Datadin, has filed a complaint with the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court today against the Commissioners...

Child rapist ‘Lally’ to be sentenced

A 37-year-old man who raped a seven-year-old girl after luring her with a “sweetie” is scheduled to be sentenced to...

Hard up Venezuelan jailed 4 years for ganja trafficking

“I am a Venezuelan and it is very hard back home so I decided to tek a chance with the...

Health Ministry to pilot initiative aimed at reducing new HIV cases

An initiative will soon be launched to reach persons who are considered more vulnerable of contracting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)....

Sasia Adams’ sister says suspect paid his way out of jail

One day after the manslaughter charge against Rick Sewcharran, the boyfriend of 19-year-old Sasia Adams was dismissed; her relatives are...

Bar owner remanded for trafficking Venezuelans

The owner of the Kitty-based Liquid Love Bar was this morning slapped with five offences in relation to human trafficking. The...

Serial robber escapes from Whim Police Station

A serial robber escaped from the Whim Police Station late yesterday. The suspect has been identified as Dinesh Sookram of...