VP Jagdeo impressed with Ghana’s experience in oil and gas and pushes for closer ties

Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo who traveled to Ghana as part of bilateral cooperation efforts between Guyana and Ghana has stated that Guyana will use Ghana’s experience in the oil and gas sector to ensure that Guyana’s petroleum resources are properly developed. Mr. Jagdeo wrapped up his three-day visit to the West African country today. During […]

Two men die in Mahaicony accident

Police investigators in Region Five are probing an accident that has left two men dead and another man injured. 38-year Deocharran Dass and 31-year-old Bhickram Singh, both of Mahaicony lost their lives in the Saturday night accident along the Mahicony Branch road. The third man, 27-year-old Vishan Motie remains hospitalised. The accident occurred around 10:30 […]

Two die in railway embankment smash-up at Lilliendaal

A late-night accident along the railway embankment at Lilliendaal has claimed the lives of two drivers. One of the dead men has been identified as taxi driver Devaskar Jetoo, while the other man is still to be identified, according to the Police. The three-vehicle accident occurred around 10:30 pm on Saturday. According to a Police […]

Success Elementary snags top spot in NGSA Exams

A student of the Success Elementary School has topped the country in this year’s National Grade Six Assessment examinations.  A number of students from the same school have captured many of the other top positions. The top student, Nirvana Wimal gained 524 marks out of a possible 527 marks. A total of 39 students shared […]

Former Police Service Commission Chairman files criminal complaint against Attorney General

The former Chairman of the Police Service Commission Paul Slowe filed a criminal complaint against Attorney General Anil Nandlall today at the Brickdam Police station. Mr. Slowe’s complaint is in relation to alleged statements made by the Attorney General about him on an NCN television programme that was streamed on social media. Mr. Slowe believes […]

Paul Slowe granted bail on sexual misconduct and conspiracy to defraud charges

Former Chairman of the Police Service Commission, retired Assistant Commissioner of Police Paul Slowe appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates Court this morning to answer charges that were filed against him while he was out of Guyana. Mr. Slowe returned to the country yesterday. When he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court to make his way […]