Works Minister encourages more effective monitoring of aviation industry as sector expands

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority’s National Aviation Safety Seminar opened today at the Pegasus Hotel with Minister of Public Works, Juan Edghill underscoring the importance of maintaining high safety standards as the industry experiences rapid growth. Declaring that nothing must be taken for granted in the aviation sector, Minister Edghill said the aviation industry must […]

Venezuela will never succeed in changing Guyana’s boundaries -VP Jagdeo tells Essequibo residents

With Venezuela not backing down from its planned referendum on Guyana’s Essequibo region, the Government continues to intensify its public information and education campaign on the controversy. At a public rally in Anna Regina, Essequibo on Sunday, Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo, made it clear that Guyana will not surrender to Venezuela’s threats. Mr. Jagdeo told […]

The world is standing with Guyana against Venezuela’s threats and territorial claims -President Ali reassures

After spending the night with members of the Guyana Defence Force serving at locations near the Guyana- Venezuela border, President Irfaan Ali joined the Heads of the Security Forces early this morning for the hoisting of Guyana’s national flag, the Golden Arrowhead, at a border location that is more than 2000 feet above sea level. […]

Bank teller and teacher charged and remanded over fraudulent withdrawal from bank account

A 19-year-old bank teller who was attached to the Republic Bank Linden branch, and a 44-year-old teacher from West Ruimveldt have been charged for the alleged fraudulent withdrawal of money from the Linden Branch of Republic Bank. The bank teller, Tyrell Davis and the teacher, Donna Edwards, were arrested earlier this week following an investigation. […]

Schoolboy in custody for assaulting Police Constable

A teenage schoolboy from the East Coast of Demerara has been arrested over the assault of a 23-year-old Police Constable. According to a Police report, the Policeman was on duty on Thursday afternoon when he intervened in a fight between two schoolboys on the roadway. In response to the Policeman stopping the fight, one of […]