Daily Archives: Friday, 11 August 2017, 21:14

Four men charged with allegedly raping girls at Bartica

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017, 21:14 by Denis Chabrol Five men men were this week arraigned for allegedly raping two children under 16 years old and they were granted bail totalling GYD$800,000. Police said Romario Smartt, Ryan Boodhoo, Dale Edwards and Cadacy De Gees committed between January 1 and January 31, 2017 at 9th Avenue, Bartica. Police said the ...

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No gasoline in Lethem because of deplorable road, no regional road maintenance equipment

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017, 20:48 by Denis Chabrol The newly-established town of Lethem in southern Guyana has no gasoline because fuel tankers cannot pass the deplorable road which has been deteriorating for several weeks now, prompting concerns by Regional Chairman Bryan Allicock. “We have a shortage of fuel; just gasoline. We have diesel,” he told Demerara Waves ...

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“I did not mislead the President”- Acting Top Cop at Commission of Inquiry into Granger assassination plot

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017, 16:15 by Denis Chabrol Acting Police Commissioner, David Ramnarine on Friday denied that he misled President David Granger about the status of a probe into an alleged assassination plot, and said he had been told that of only one statement just before briefing the Guyanese leader. “I did not mislead the President,” Ramnarine told ...

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Updated: Murder-suicide now suspected in death of Berbice businessman, wife

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017, 9:22 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force is Friday morning probing what now appears to be a murder-suicide involving a popular Berbice businessman and his wife. Berbice Divisional Commander, Assistant Commissioner Paul Williams confirmed that Rhonda Jackman-Blair and her estranged husband, Rudolph Blair died. Responding to a missing person report by her ...

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