Visa scam artist busted and arrested

A man who posed an employee of the United States Embassy has been arrested and is facing possible fraud charges. Police investigators have not released the name of the scam artist but they have been tracking him for months following reports from a number of persons that they were contacted by him and he offered […]

Elderly man crushed to death in hit and run

An elderly man was crushed to death at the corner of High & Princess Streets on Friday afternoon by a canter truck. The man who is of East Indian descent, is yet to be identified. The driver of the truck sped away from the scene according to eyewitnesses. One eyewitness told News Source that the […]

Review and approve qualified applicants for radio -U.S Ambassador

On the eve of World Press Freedom Day, the United States Ambassador to Guyana, D. Brent Hardt challenged the Guyana National Broadcasting Authority to get down to work and review and approve the qualified applicants for radio licenses. The Ambassador’s statement at a U.S Embassy reception on Thursday night to celebrate World Press Freedom Day, […]

Controversy over South Africa’s deferral of Burnham Award

The South African government has confirmed that The Order of the Companions of O R Tambo to the late President Linden Sampson Burnham has been deferred. In an email to News Source, Mandla Feni of the Protocol and Ceremonial Services division of The South African Presidency confirmed the deferral but did not offer any reason for the […]

Guyanese day care worker in New Jersey charged for child abuse

A Guyanese woman who works as a day care provider in New Jersey found herself before a Jersey City Judge on Wednesday facing child abuse and endangerment charges. NBC 4 reports Prosecutors in New Jersey have filed child abuse and child endangerment charges against a Jersey City day care center worker who allegedly injured two toddlers. […]

APNU condemns murder of policeman

As the Guyana Police Force continues its probe into the shooting death of young police Corporal Romain Cleto while on duty, the Opposition coalition, A Partnership for National Unity is issuing a call for the Government to take immediate steps to reform the “Guyana Police Service and to provide the organization with the training and […]

President complains of Budget cuts at May Day rally

President Donald Ramotar used the Labour Rally hosted by the Federation of Independent Trade Unions in Guyana (FITUG) to once again express his government’s disappointment in the cuts made to the National Budget by the Opposition parties in Parliament. The Opposition parties used their majority in the National Assembly to trim the government’s budget by […]

Guyanese woman chopped to death by Bajan ex-husband

A 64-year-old Guyanese woman was murdered in Barbados last evening allegedly by her ex-husband who is a Barbadian national. The woman has been identified as Brenda Taylor-Belle. Public Relations Officer, Inspector David Welch of the Royal Barbados Police Force told News Source that the incident took place on Tuesday evening at Cutting Road in Haggatt […]

Man dies after scuffle with bus conductor over loud music

A minibus conductor has been arrested by the police and remains in custody following the death of a 52 year old man moments after the two were involved in a heated argument and scuffle in an East Coast bound mini bus. According to the Police Public Relations Office, 52 year old Basdeo Mangra of North […]