Opposition MP’s missing laptop reappears during afternoon break

Hours after the Speaker of the National Assembly threatened to have all persons in the compound of the Arthur Chung Convention Center searched after a personal laptop belonging MP Cathy Hughes went missing, the laptop resurfaced. The Opposition Member of Parliament confirmed to News Source this evening that her laptop which was removed from her […]

Tourism Minister defends Government’s firing of “obstructionist” public servants

Tourism and Business Minister, Oneidge Walrond today defended the government’s firing of scores of public servants since taking office last August. In her contribution to the budget debates, the technocrat Minister said many of the public servants who were terminated by the PPP Civic administration were linked to the APNU+AFC coalition and did not hide […]

Wanted Bulletin issued for main suspect in curfew j’ouvert murder

Police investigators have issued a wanted bulletin for a 42-year-old East La Penitence man in connection with the gunning down of Tiger Bay youth, Dale Christopher at a j’ouvert fete in Lodge on Mashramani morning. The wanted man has been identified as Osafo Grundall. The 27-year-old shooting victim, Dale Christopher, was shot once to his […]

ACME GM found dead in office; No foul play suspected

The popular ACME Establishment and General Store in Georgetown has been plunged into mourning with the death of the company’s General Manager Sandra-dee Barker. The 54-year-old woman’s body was found on the floor of her office at the corners of Regent and King Street this morning. She was last seen alive in her office on […]

Ramjattan calls for 10% retroactive increase for public servants

Former Public Security Minister and APNU+AFC parliamentarian, Khemraj Ramjattan is pleading with the government to consider a 10% retroactive salary increase for public servants pending negotiations with the Guyana Public Service Union, (GPSU). In closing his 35-minute presentation, Mr. Ramjattan said he has a simple demand for the government. “I propose that there be a […]

Committee to address Venezuelan migrants resuscitated

The Multi-Agency Coordinating Committee for Addressing the Influx of Venezuelan Migrants into Guyana, has been resuscitated by the Government. The committee met recently to give attention to the migrant situation through a coordinated effort between the Guyana Government and international partners. The multi-agency committee was formed under the last government and worked in several communities […]

Tiger Bay youth shot dead at Lodge J’ouvert jam

Three persons have been arrested by the Police as they probe the shooting death of a 27-year-old Tiger Bay, Cummingsburg youth at a j’ouvert party early this morning. The dead youth has been identified as Dale Christopher aka “Sun Skull”. He was in the company of friends at around 6 o’clock this morning at the […]

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