Qualfon promises 6000 jobs with new investment

Employment opportunities for 6,000 people will be created over five years when the world’s largest contact centre campus at Providence on the East Bank of Demerara is opened to provide educational, humanitarian and counselling services. Qualfon, a global provider of call centre back-office and business process outsourcing services is investing in the state of the […]

Policeman stabbed by taxi driver in Linden

A Police Officer attached to the Mackenzie Police Station is a patient of the Mackenzie Hospital nursing stab wounds. Reports out of Linden indicate that the young traffic officer was attacked and stabbed to forehead and mouth by a taxi driver after he stopped the driver for committing a traffic offence. According to reports, the […]

Suspected thief shot outside Stabroek Market

A young man who reportedly robbed a store on Tuesday midday in Georgetown was shot late Tuesday afternoon when the store owner spotted him in the Stabroek Market area and raised an alarm. The man’s name has not been released but he is nursing a gunshot wound to the side of his abdomen. The bullet […]

22 year old stabbed to death outside night club

A 22-year-old West La Penitence man was stabbed to death early on Wednesday morning on North Road just outside a nightclub during an altercation with another man. According to a police statement at around 3:30 am on Wednesday 22-year-old Jamal Fernandes was fatally stabbed during an argument with another man at North Road, Georgetown. He […]

Section of West Bank school gutted by fire

An early morning fire on Wednesday ripped though a section of the L’Aventure Secondary School on the West Bank of Demerara leaving millions of dollars in damages and losses. The fire service was summoned to the scene just after 8 o’clock after smoke was seen coming out from the section of the school. Quick action […]

Water St. businessman suspected in Biker’s murder

A businessman who operates in the Water Street area has emerged as a person of interest in the shooting death of Biker Kirk Davis. Police investigators believe that the young biker may have been gunned down in front of his home during an argument with the businessman over the businessman’s wife. Reports state that the […]

Biker shot dead in front of Eccles home

Well known Biker, Kurt Davis was shot dead on Tuesday night outside his Eccles, East Bank Demerara home, sending shock waves throughout the community and leaving family members and friends stunned. The young man who is believed to be 30 years old was shot multiple times to his body. Sources at the Georgetown Hospital explained […]

Police arrest Ituni protesters for blocking roads

The Guyana Police Force announced on Tuesday that it was forced to arrest a number of persons who have been using logs and trailers to block the main access road in the Ituni and Kwakwani areas. In a statement the police announced that ten men and four women who were involved in the blocking of […]