Internet Radio

Daily Archives: January 29, 2015

Four held allegedly with 10 kilos coke

Four persons have been arrested in connection with the alleged discovery of 10 kilogrammes of cocaine in Campbellville, according to a senior official of the Customs Anti Narcotics Unit (CANU). Two cars were also seized during the operation on Sheriff Street on Wednesday, the official said. All of those arrested are Guyanese. They are due to appear in the Georgetown ...

Read More »

Fisherman, gold miner shot dead

A  fisherman and a gold miner  were shot dead in two separate incidents in the North West District (NWD) and at Mc Doom, East Bank Demerara. Dead are gold miner, 37-year old Devon Moore  of Stewartville, West Coast Demerara and fisherman 45-years old Elvin Pollard of Crane, West Coast Demerara. In the latest incident, Pollard was in a boat under ...

Read More »

Rohee, as Home Minister, confirmed police surveillance of opposition

Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee on Thursday said he used his ministerial office to ascertain who had been conducting intelligence surveillance around the headquarters and members of his governing People’s Progressive Party (PPP). Appearing before a Commission of Inquiry into the bomb-blast death of Walter Rodney in 1980, Rohee detailed that persons dressed in shirt-jacs and trousers had routinely monitored ...

Read More »

Plane in minor accident at interior airstrip

An Air Services Limited (ASL) aircraft Thursday morning ran off the airstrip at Kurupung, resulting in damage to the aircraft, according to sources. No one was reported injured in the incident that occurred about 9:40 AM. The sources said that Captain Michael Halim related that the brakes for the Britten Norman Islander, bearing registration number 8R-GAR, failed on landing.   ...

Read More »

18 soldiers injured in road accident

Eighteen soldiers were Thursday morning injured in an collision between a truck and a bus on the Garden of Eden Public Road, East Bank Demerara, a high-ranking officer of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) said. Three of them sustained broken bones and were rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC).  Hospital sources said 27-year old John Flores sustained a ...

Read More »

Govt comfortable with promotion of torture-accused cops

Cabinet Secretary Roger Luncheon says government is satisfied that the Police Service Commission (PSC) satisfied itself that there was no reason barring the promotions of former torture-accused police officers officers Mohanran Dolai and Narine Lall. Dolai, who was recently promoted to Corporal, and Lall, who was recently promoted to Inspector, were both charged with with intent to maim, disfigure, disable ...

Read More »