GUYANA

Man wanted over discharging of gun at Palm Court

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Maverick DeAbreu is wanted by the police for questioning in relation to Inflicting Grievous Harm and Discharging a Loaded Firearm which occurred on 2017-02-01 and 2017-04-16 committed on Rodney LeBlanc and Tiffany and Jamele Hubbard at the Palm Court Night Club and Industrial Site Ruimveldt respectively. Anyone with information that may lead to the arrest Read More

Solar rooftop installed on State House in Guyana

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The meeco Group has been awarded the prestigious tender for the supply and installation of a solar power PV system at the State House in Georgetown by the Guyana Energy Agency. The Ministry of the Presidency will be equipped with a state of the art 43 kWp solar rooftop system which will be synchronised with Read More

Border Controversy: Nylander meets with Govt, Opposition

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…on second visit to Guyana Ambassador Dag Nylander, the Personal Representative appointed by Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) H.E. Antonio Guterres in the border controversy between Guyana and Venezuela paid his second visit to Guyana over the period May 5-6, 2017. Ambassador Dag Nylander According to the Ministry of the Presidency, Ambassador Nylander Read More

Investigation underway after pilot caught napping in business class while trainee flies

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TELEGRAPH (UK) A pilot from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), Pakistan’s national carrier, is being investigated for potentially putting the lives of more than 305 passengers at risk by allegedly allowing a trainee pilot to fly the aircraft soon after take-off while he reportedly took a nap in a passenger seat last month, according to a passenger on Read More

GWI to conduct customer satisfaction survey

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Managing Director of the Guyana Water Incorporated, Dr. Richard Van West -Charles The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) says will be conducting a national customer satisfaction survey to access data, and find out how its services can be improved. The survey, GWI states is part of the company’s focus of adopting a customer-centric approach, whilst maintaining Read More

Social Protection Ministry embarks on campaign to address teen pregnancy, related issues in schools

5 months ago Editor Comments Off on Social Protection Ministry embarks on campaign to address teen pregnancy, related issues in schools
The Ministry of Social Protection, Probation and Social Services Department has embarked on a campaign to raise awareness on the issue of teenage pregnancy and other related issues through the airing of a  short film at Secondary Schools in Guyana. “Hush” is the story of a school aged girl who comes from a middle income Read More

Teen, adult remanded for murder of lad at school concert

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The 16-year-old was described by his family as an easy-going and jovial individual Two men- one being a teen- appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s court on Monday, and were charged for the murder of a 16-year-old Covent Garden student. CHARGED: Shannon Cox Andy Peters, 17, and Shannon Cox, 21, were Read More

Wanted larcenist found dead with multiple chop wounds

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36-year-old Clinton Walks, who according to the police was jailed for 18 months in 2015 after being found guilty of break and enter and larceny and who was wanted in relation to similar crimes being committed in the village, was found lying in a pool of his own blood with several gashes about the body. The Read More

GTTA names Miguel Wong as its prospect for Youth Olympic Games qualification

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With the 3rd Youth Olympic Games scheduled for Buenos Aries Argentina in the summer of 2018 coming into  focus,  the Junior  international  calendar of events for eligible players will become heightened  with a number of activities as eligible world table tennis players seek qualification  in the various continental  championships  and Junior circuit events. One such Read More

Simon Naidu – RHTY&SC, MS Assistant Secretary at 17 years old

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May 08, 2017 Sports 0 Youths in Guyana are often accused of not taking on responsibilities and of being uninterested in being involved in national development. Simon Naidu of Rose Hall Town on Sunday 30thApril, 2017 turned 17 years old and would also be writing 8 CSEC subjects this month but at his tender age, Read More