Moruca man remanded for murder of sister

A 24-year-old man from Moruca was today remanded to jail for the chopping death of one of his own sisters. The accused, Randy Cozier, was not required to enter a plea to the indictable murder charge. According to the Prosecution’s case, on the 3rd of July, the accused visited the home of his sister Cynthia […]

Govt. Rejects 5 of Jagdeo’s resubmitted GECOM nominees

The meeting between representatives of the President and the Leader of the Opposition in the GECOM Chairman selection process continued on Tuesday with the Government side rejecting five of the eleven resubmitted nominees put forward by the Leader of the Opposition. Director-General of the Ministry of the Presidency Joe Harmon told reporters after the meeting […]

Essequibo man found guilty of raping 6-year-old Boy

In the Courtroom of Justice Simone Morris-Ramlall, a 12-member jury this afternoon found an Essequibo man guilty of raping a 6-year-old boy. The jury returned the unanimous verdict against Leon Albert after deliberating for just over three hours. The incident took place back in June of 2012. The victim is now 13-years-old. The child provided […]

Four arrested over murder of money-changer and daughter

The Guyana Police Force has arrested four men as the probe continues into last Thursday’s gunning down of money changer, Aaron Latchman and his daughter Arrian Latchman. The four were arrested during an early morning Police operation that took investigators into several city wards and villages. One of the men arrested reportedly led investigators to […]

Maduro optimistic as talks restart with Opposition

(BBC) Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said he was “optimistic” as talks between the government and the opposition to resolve the country’s political crisis resumed on Monday. The two sides have been engaged in a bitter power struggle since January and preliminary talks held in May in Oslo petered out without an agreement. Mr Maduro said […]