Internet Radio

Daily Archives: December 12, 2013

City Police caught with marijuana

A member of the Georgetown City Constabulary on Thursday pleaded guilty for being in possession of one gram of marijuana and he was fined and ordered to provide community service. 22-year old Jermaine Fenty of D’Urban Street was caught with the marijuana at the Ferry Stelling, Stabroeke. The prosecution’s case was that about 9:40 PM on December 11, a police ...

Read More »

Opposition targets Finance Minister over spending on GINA, NCN

Shadow Finance Minister for A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), Carl Greenidge on Thursday signalled his opposition coalition’s intention to take action against Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh for spending more than GUY$200 million on two state media entities although their 2012 budgetary allocations had been cut to GUY$1.00. “In light of what has happened now, we will move to ...

Read More »

If you call my brother a slave I shall answer you.

The Guyanese culture is a layered thing with many folds in which to hide weapons. It has become cultural for us to hurt each other. But I’ve found that the weapon which hurts a man the most is a single word carefully aimed at his heart. One word can rob a man of self, reason and hope. What moves a ...

Read More »

Guyanese mother returns to Trinidad with ailing Trini son

by Carolyn Kissoon (TRINIDAD EXPRESS).-GUYANESE national Rosinda Nicholson, who was deported along with her ailing two-year-old son two months ago, has returned to Trinidad and is being allowed to seek medical treatment for her child. Her son, Elijah Harris, who was born in Trinidad, has been diagnosed with autism. Nicholson, 22, said Elijah was unable to receive medical treatment in ...

Read More »

Essequibo Coast residents again promised improved electricity

Guyana Power and Light assured consumers on the Essequibo Coast that more than two days of blackout will come to an end on Wednesday. “Repairs to the switchgear will be completed today- December 10th, facilitating the distribution of the Plant’s 5.4 MW installed capacity to the system which has a maximum demand of 4.2 MW,” GPL said in statement. This ...

Read More »

Republic Bank (Guyana) reports profit

(TRINIDAD GUARDIAN).-Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited reported a net profit after taxation, for the year ended September 30, of Guy$2.35 billion, up from the 2012 figure of Guy$2.01 billion, according to third quarter (Q3) results released December 2. The company’s earnings per share (EPS) rose from 6.71 to 7.85 year (2013) on year (2012), and from 1.57 to 2.11 quarter (Q3 ...

Read More »