APNU still undecided on Backer’s replacement in Parliament.

Leader of the Opposition and A Partnership for National Unity, David Granger on Friday confirmed that he has received the resignation letter of Deborah Backer as a Member of Parliament. He announced that the party is expected to meet over the weekend to decide on a replacement in the National Assembly for her. Ms. Backer […]

Woman stabs husband to death at Kwakwani

A woman in the Region 10 community of Kwakwani is in custody after she reportedly stabbed her reputed husband to death during an early morning argument on Friday. Police have confirmed the woman’s arrest but have offered very few details on the murder. Persons in the Kwakwani area said that the couple may have been […]

Is time running out for GFF boss?

Rawle Toney reports Vice President of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Ivan Persaud on Wednesday, sent shock-waves through the local football fraternity, with his bold letter which asked Christopher Matthias to vacate his post as President with immediate effect. Persaud’s letter called Matthias a dictator and chastised him for his hosting of illegal meetings and […]

GFF Vice President wants the GFF President to resign

Rawle Toney reports On April 12, 2013, Christopher Matthias became only the second President of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) over the last 20 years; taking over a country’s football that was in turmoil. His ascension from General Secretary of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA), to the highest seat of the sport’s local governing body […]

Over 800 apply to join Guyana Defence Force

The Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force, Brigadier Mark Phillips has indicated that he is very upbeat about the development of the GDF. Brigadier Phillips is heartened with the response of over 800 youths who have indicated that they want to build a career in the Guyana Defence Force. The GDF has announced […]

Training begins for Police SWAT Team

Faced with a growing crime problem in the country, the Guyana Police Force on Thursday announced that 27 of its ranks have commenced training to become part of the SWAT unit. Training should be completed within the next four months and the special tactical unit should go into full operation by June of this year. […]

PNC lambastes Rohee over drug lords statement

Opposition Party, the People’s National Congress Reform wants the governing People’s Progressive Party and its General Secretary to drop the “slander” and deal with the narco trafficking problem facing Guyana and other crime problems. In a Wednesday afternoon statement, Congress Place fired off at recent statements by PPP General Secretary and Home Affairs Minister Clement […]

Post Office denies GWI’s “lost bills” charge

The Guyana Post Office Corporation is denying charges leveled against the organisation by the Guyana Water Incorporated, that it is responsible for many customers not receiving their water bills on time because of the bills being misplaced by the post office. Post Master General Henry Dundas on Wednesday told News Source that he is very […]

President undecided on Top Cop replacement

As Police Commissioner Leroy Brumell gets ready to leave office in a few months, President Donald Ramotar has indicated that he is still to decide on who will take over the charge of the Guyana Police Force when Brumell leaves. At a recent press conference, the President said he has not narrowed down the field […]

Female soldier charged with woman’s murder

22-year-old Guyana Defence Force woman soldier, Abiola Jacobs of Agricola appeared in court on Wednesday and was charged with the murder of 55-year-old Donna Taylor. She was not required to enter a plea to the indictable charge but remained very quiet throughout her court appearance. She was remanded to prison and will make her next […]