Fly Jamaica begins to clear backlog of flights as 767 returns to full service

After a series of delays and cancellations that left passengers stranded, Fly Jamaica’s Boeing 767 aircraft resumed full operation on Thursday. Hundreds of frustrated passengers were moved between Kingston and Georgetown and Georgetown and  New York today. Speaking to News Source by phone, Director of Marketing and Information at Fly Jamaica, Kayla Reece said a total […]

3 years, 9 months in jail for middle finger waving woman convicted of trafficking cocaine in hammocks

Three months after she was charged with attempting to smuggle cocaine out of Guyana in hammocks, Guyhoc resident, Tiffany Collision was sentenced to three years and nine months in jail. Additionally, she was fined $18.2 Million.  She was found guilty of the charge today by the Chief Magistrate and the sentence was handed down immediately.  […]

GAWU President wants sugar workers to receive full severance packages now

Longstanding President of the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU), Komal Chand, has rejected the government’s move to offer retrenched sugar workers 50% of their severance package this month and the other 50% by mid-2018. Chand, who is also an Opposition Parliamentarian, said the government ought to make the full payment available to workers […]

Venezuelan night club dancer charged for illegal entry into Guyana

Following the early Mondary morning raid at the Diamond nightclub, a Venezuelan woman was yesterday charged and released on $20,000 bail for the offence of illegal entry. The woman, Maria Alexandra Manchingo, stood before Chief Magistrate, Ann Mclennan and pleaded not guilty to offence of illegal entry. The court heard that defendant entered Guyana illegally […]

Farmer and Chef remanded over 25 pound cocaine bust

A Farmer who was recently busted by CANU with over 25 pounds of cocaine, was remanded to jail today along with his chef, who is accused of allegedly aiding in the trafficking of the illegal substance. 48-year-old, Gavin Adams stood deep in thought for several seconds in Court today before he entered a plea of […]