27-year-old dies in Mahaicony accident

Police investigators are probing another fatal road accident. According to a Police report, 27-year-old driver Shemroy Henry of Belmont, Mahaicony lost his life on Tuesday night when he reportedly lost control of his car. The Police statement said Henry was driving his car at a fast rate with three passengers along the Cottage, Mahaicony Public […]

51-year-old dies in Uitvlugt accident

A 51-year-old man from Uitvlugt on the West Coast of Demerara lost his life early this morning when he was hit down by a mini-bus while standing on the side of the roadway. The dead man has been identified as Nicholas Khelawon. The accident occured just after 3 o’clock this morning along the Public Road […]

United Airlines launches Georgetown-Houston schedule service

US-based carrier, United Airlines, launched its Guyana service last evening with an inauguration flight from Houston, Texas to Guyana. The airline will be offering four weekly non-stop flights between Houston and Georgetown using its 737 Max-8 aircraft. The new service will allow customers easier and more direct access to Georgetown and Houston and will enhance […]

Prisoner stabbed to death in Lusignan jail

A row between two prisoners at the Lusignan jail turned deadly on Saturday when one of the prisoners, Anthony Prince was stabbed to death by another prisoner, who has been identified as Shamar David. In a statement, the Prison Service explained that on Saturday afternoon, the men were making jokes about each other’s girlfriends when […]

Men busted with over 1100 pounds cocaine in go-fast boat

Two men have been placed in the custody of the Customs Anti Narcotics Unit after they held with more than 1100 pounds of cocaine in a Go-Fast Boat during a joint operation between the GDF Coast Guard and CANU. In a statement, CANU explained that the operation took place on Friday at Vergenoegen, in the […]

Guyana will call on allies if there is any breach of territorial space -Pres. Ali tells BBC

President Irfaan Ali has indicated that Guyana will call on its allies for military support should Venezuela overstep its boundary, and invade Guyana’s rich Essequibo Region.   Appearing on BBC’s HardTalk programme, President Ali said while Guyana’s first line of defence is diplomacy, the country will call on its allies should there be any attempt […]

Head of Major Crimes Unit detained and questioned by US Law Enforcement for several hours; Local Police seeking answers

The Guyana Police Force is seeking to gather information on the detention and questioning of the Head of the Major Crimes Unit of the Guyana Police Force, Superintendent Mitchell Caesar, by US Law Enforcement agents recently. There are reports that Caesar, who was part of a Guyana Police Force contingent that participated in a training […]