Two prison escapees recaptured in Essequibo

Two of the three prisoners who escaped from the Lusignan jail on Tuesday night have been recaptured. Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels confirmed this morning that the two prisoners, Alex Matthias and Arnold Kennedy were recaptured late Wednesday along the Zeelugt Public Road, East Bank Essequibo. The two who are already before the Court on […]

52 New COVID-19 Cases; Death toll reaches 117 with new deaths

Three more Coronavirus related deaths were recorded today, taking the death toll to 117. The latest fatalities have been identified as three elderly. men, ages 68, 78 and 80 from the Region One area. The Ministry of Health has also announced that 52 new cases have been recorded. Those new cases take the number of […]

APNU+AFC accuses Govt. of “willful neglect” in COVID-19 fight

With the death toll and infection rate of coronavirus cases in Guyana increasing steadily, the Opposition APNU+AFC is accusing the Irfaan Ali administration of “willful neglect” and a “dereliction of duty” in the country’s fight against COVID-19. Medical Doctor and APNU+AFC Member of Parliament, Dr. Karen Cummings today roasted the government on its response to […]

Wanted Bulletins issued for fraud suspects

The Guyana Police Force has issued wanted bulletins for two men who are believed to have been involved in cases of fraud. In a statement the police Force said 46-year-old James Ragnauth of Leonora ECD is wanted for questioning in relation to allegations of obtaining by false pretence. The man allegedly committed the fraudulent act […]