Daily Archives: Friday, 18 July 2014, 19:43

Promenade Gardens teen robber jailed

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 19:43 by GxMedia A teenager was Friday convicted for robbing a couple in the Promenade Gardens and he was jailed for 50 months. He is Dwayne Christopher of 12A Rosemary Lane, West End (Tiger Bay) South Cummingsburg, Georgetown. The sentence was handed down by City Magistrate, Judy Latchman after he changed his plea ...

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AFC tells Ramotar time-up, ready for no-confidence

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 17:27 by GxMedia The smaller opposition Alliance For Change (AFC) has told President Donald Ramotar that it is going ahead with its vote of no confidence in the government that will inevitably see Guyana going into early general elections before year end if approved by the combined opposition-controlled House. AFC Leader Khemraj Ramjattan ...

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Fly Jamaica hit by resignations, flight delays

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 14:25 by GxMedia (JAMAICA OBSERVER).-A number of flight delays have rocked Fly Jamaica Airways Limited over the past month, leaving passengers angry at the inconvenience. Yesterday, news emerged that a flight to New York from Georgetown, Guyana, scheduled to leave last Friday, was delayed for two days. Before that, on July 10, the ...

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Two seriously hurt in early morning accident

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 11:39 by GxMedia Two females were seriously injured early Friday morning when the car in which they were travelling ran off the Ogle Public Road, crashed into a utility pole and flipped over. Their names were not immediately available. Public spirited citizens used tools to remove the persons from the wreck. One of ...

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Guyanese police want to question boat captain about alleged piracy

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 3:50 by GxMedia In the wake of the discovery of the body of one the fishermen after what is believed to have been piracy, Guyanese police hope their Surinamese counterparts will deport the captain for him to be grilled by crime sleuths. Head of the Criminal Investigations Department, Senior Superintendent Leslie James said ...

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Police probing gun attack on GRA officers

Last Updated on Friday, 18 July 2014, 2:07 by GxMedia The Guyana Police Force is currently investigating an armed attack on four officers of the Guyana Revenue Authority’s  (GRA) Law Enforcement and Investigation Division (LIED) at around 23:25hrs Wednesday night in the vicinity of Dundee, Mahaicony, East Coast Demerara, the tax agency said in a statement. The GRA said the ...

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