Guyana Police Force needs complete overhaul -PPP’s Harry Gill

New Member of Parliament for the People’s Progressive Party, Harry Gill has issued a call for a complete overhaul of the Guyana Police Force. During his maiden presentation in the National Assembly, Gill said the government needs to find a proper plan to fight crime and therefore needs to ensure a much better and more […]

Region Four to move ahead with programmes under Budget

The Regional Administration of Region #4, at an emergency press conference on Monday, sought to quell fears among residents and officials clarified that the Regional Council intends to move ahead with its $4.1 Billion 2015 programme once the National Budget is considered and passed in the House. Statements attributed to former Regional Executive Officer, Deolall […]

National Toshaos Council (NTC) elects new Executive Committee

(GINA) The Executive Committee of the National Toshaos Council (NTC) was today elected at the official opening of the of NTC meeting held at the Arthur Chung International Conference Centre, Liliendaal. The meeting, which is an annual event facilitated by the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, opened under the theme, ‘Steadfast Indigenous Leadership towards Territorial […]

“Excited” Jagdeo becomes Leader of the Opposition and promises to work with Government

Former President Bharrat Jagdeo was on Monday afternoon officially elected as the Leader of the Opposition. He promised to work close with the new government to advance policies and projects that benefit the people of Guyana, once the new government remains faithful to its promises on the campaign trail. Mr. Jagdeo was elected Leader of […]

Irfaan Ali declares Budget 2015 as the “nothing new” Budget

Opposition Member of Parliament and former Housing Minister Irfaan Ali opened Monday’s budget debate with accusations of extravagance leveled against the government even as he reminisced on the People’s Progressive Party management of the Guyana economy. Ali’s presentation got off to a heated start and returned heckling to the House which was absent with the […]

Mother of AFC Chairman dies following car accident

The prominent Hughes family is in mourning following the tragic death of their mother Christobel Hughes, who passed away on Sunday at city hospital where she was recovering from a Saturday night accident.  According to reports, her son Stuart, was driving her home on Saturday night when a speeding car slammed into their vehicle. They […]

West Coast Berbice couple chopped and beaten during robbery

Police in Berbice are investigating the robbery and brutal attack of a #2 Village, West Coast Berbice husband and wife. The incident took place early on Sunday morning just before 4:00am. According to a police report, two men armed with a cutlass and a firearm entered the home of vendors Abdool Kadir and his wife, […]