Daily Archives: Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 17:56

10 arrested for fishy cocaine bound for US

Last Updated on Wednesday, 8 June 2016, 16:52 by Denis Chabrol Ten persons were Wednesday nabbed by Guyanese police in connection with the interce‎ption of more than six kilogrammes of cocaine concealed in a consignment of frozen fish that was bound for the United States.  Police said that at about 2:10 AM on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 anti-narcotics police seized ...

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NCN frowns on conflict of interest claims with Board Director over debt-settlement

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 17:58 by Denis Chabrol The National Communications Network (NCN) on Tuesday dismissed claims of a conflict of interest in writing off  a  GYD$2 million debt owed by  Merundoi whose principal is Board Director, Margaret Lawrence. The company said Merundoi’s proposal on April 4, 2016 had entailed the payment of GYD$250,000, plus allowing NCN access ...

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US Charity to help develop Radiology Services in Guyana

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 17:05 by Denis Chabrol United States based Charity, RAD-AID will be working along with the Ministry of Public Health to develop Radiology Services in Guyana with the first major step being the introduction of a Radiology Residency Programme in September of this year. The Ministry of Public Health said team members of the ...

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Fly Jamaica helps grieving mom say goodbye to slain daughter

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 16:51 by Denis Chabrol The woman, whose daughter was shot dead in Brooklyn, New York last month,  is now set to travel to the United States (US) to say final goodbye to 16-year old Shemel Mercurius. Lovern Williams-Oliver praised Mark Benschop of the Benschop Foundation for assisting her with completing the visa application form ...

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Six arrested for Kaieteur News grenade incident

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 8:15 by Denis Chabrol Six persons were early Tuesday morning arrested in connection with the presence of a live grenade near the vehicle owned and driven by the publisher of Kaieteur News, Glenn Lall. “Relative to the investigation into the grenade attack at Kaieteur News, detectives from the Guyana Police Force after reviewing ...

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