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Guyana Police Say Suspected Bandit Drowned While Fleeing Residents

Guyana Chronicle:- A SUSPECTED bandit died by drowning while he and his colleagues were attempting to flee police and residents on Saturday morning after invading a La Bonne Intention (LBI), East Coast...

Guyana Tops In 20 Of 33 CSEC Subjects Offered By CXC

Guyana Chronicle:- GUYANA has topped in 20 of the 33 subjects at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations being offered by the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC). At an official ceremony hosted at...

Three Die After Separate Bee Attacks In Guyana

Guyana Chronicle:- THREE persons lost their lives after they were attacked by bees in three separate incidents on Thursday and Friday in East Berbice, Corentyne. Those killed are John Sutherland, 57; Dorothy Muriel Adams, 58;...

Man Remanded On Charge Of Torching Guyana Police Station

Guyana Chronicle:- ALLEGED arsonist, Clarence Greene was, on Thursday, remanded to prison for the devastating fire at the Brickdam Police Station, which destroyed over 80 per cent of the buildings in...

Guyana: Senior Cop Remanded On Drug Trafficking Charge

Stabroek News:- Deputy Superintendent of Police, Dexter Brown was yesterday charged  with possession of narcotics for the purpose of trafficking. He appeared at the Vigilance Magistrate’s Court before Magistrate Fabayo Azore. The charge...

Prisoner Confesses To ‘Burning Down’ Guyana Police Station

Guyana Chronicle:- THE Guyana Police Force (GPF), on Sunday, disclosed that it has an alleged video confession from a 26-year-old Lodge resident, who claims he is behind Saturday’s devastating fire at the...

Two Murder Suspects Shot Dead In Guyana

Guyana Chronicle:- TWO persons suspected to be involved in the alleged robbery and murder of 19-year-old Joshua Denny were shot dead by police during a stakeout on Saturday evening in the UG/Cummings...

Guyana Police Station Goes Up In Flames

Stabroek News:- A fire of unknown origin destroyed more than an estimated 80% of the Brickdam Police Station on Saturday, dealing a huge blow to the operations of the Guyana Police Force...

Former Head Of DPI In Guyana Succumbs To COVID

Stabroek News:- Former Director of the Department of Public Information (DPI) and Head of Communications for the Opposition, Imran Khan died this morning  in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the Liliendaal...

Guyana: Couple Dead After Septic Tank Accident

Guyana Chronicle:- A HYDE Park, Timehri couple, on Thursday, died after entering a septic tank at their residence. Reports are that 42-year-old Camille Dwarka visited the outdoor toilet at her residence, but was...

Guyana: Citizens Shun Lockdown Calls From ‘Opposition Elements’

Guyana Chronicle:-  RESIDENTS throughout Guyana have shunned a call from elements of the opposition for a shutdown of the country for business. On Monday, all businesses and government offices in the...

COVID-19: Guyana Teachers Protest Vaccine, Testing Requirements

Stabroek News:- The Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) yesterday began a series of planned protests against the government’s directive that they get vaccinated against COVID-19 or undergo weekly testing for the virus at...

Guyana Police Arrest Youth For Double Murder

Guyana Chronicle:-  KOABE Grant, a 23-year-old carpenter of Sophia, on Wednesday, admitted that he shot and killed Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Lance Corporal, Daniel Fraser and his girlfriend on September 1,...

Guyana: Businesses Enforcing No Entry To Unvaccinated People

Demerara Waves:- Businesses in Guyana are from  Monday asking customers for vaccination cards or negative PCR tests, in keeping with the government’s latest measures. Republic Bank (Guyana) says it will “enforce” the new...

Guyana: Two Injured In Brawl Over Pig

Guyana Chronicle:- A BRAWL over a pig on Sunday at number 51 Village, Corentyne, Berbice, has left Tyrese George, 16, and Marvin Ross, 56, nursing injuries to their heads. The police related...

Hundreds Of Venezuelan Children Enrolled In Guyana Schools

Guyana Chronicle:- THE Ministry of Education (MoE) has disclosed that a total of 740 Venezuelan children between the ages of five and 16 were enrolled in the public education system in April...

Guyana Extends Vaccination Requirement

CMC:- Guyana, in an effort to stem the spread of COVID-19, has issued amendments to its COVID-19 guidelines, which dealt with vaccination requirements for government buildings, to now include all public buildings...

Soldier, Girlfriend Shot Dead In Guyana

Stabroek News:- A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Lance Corporal and his girlfriend, who was visiting from Barbados were on Wednesday night gunned down in Sophia. Dead are Daniel Fraser, 26, of Lot 598...

Guyana Unions Go To Court Over COVID-19 Measures

Stabroek News:- Three of the trade unions which represent workers in the public service have approached the High Court in an attempt to have the COVID-19 emergency measures requiring that proof of...

Protests In Guyana Over Vaccine ‘Coercion’

Stabroek News:- Shouting through their masks “Our body! Our choice!” and “No to mandatory vaccination,” scores of persons yesterday protested government’s COVID-19 vaccination policy which requires those seeking walk-in services at state...

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