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Daily Archives: Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 20:04

Three Brazilians arrested for allegedly robbing Lethem shop

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 20:04 by Denis Chabrol Three men believed to be Brazilians were Tuesday afternoon arrested after they allegedly robbed a shop at the southern Guyanese town of Lethem near the border with Brazil, police confirmed. Interior Divisional Commander, Superintendent Ravindradat Budram told Demerara Waves Online News that after police received a call, they immediately ...

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Several senior NBS officials arrested

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 19:01 by Denis Chabrol At least six managers of the New Building Society (NBS) were Tuesday evening detained and taken to police stations in connection with alleged unlawful imprisonment of several persons at the financial instiution’s headquarters during the day. Four security guards- three employed by NBS and one by Professional Guard Service-were ...

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NBS pays Maurice Arjoon GY$59 million after stand-off

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 17:30 by Denis Chabrol After a stand-off of several hours, the New Building Society (NBS) on Tuesday paid up a more than GY$59 million dollar dismissal judgement to former Chief Executive Officer of the New Building Society (NBS), Maurice Arjoon. Sources told Demerara Waves Online News that the cheque has been already written ...

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Customers, police, High Court Marshal locked inside NBS headquarters; concerns raised about false imprisonment

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 15:18 by Denis Chabrol Several customers, a High Court Marshal, lawyer and policeman were Tuesday afternoon among several persons locked inside the New Building Society (NBS) headquarters for several hours, raising concerns about alleged false imprisonment. Deputy Commander for ‘A’ Division of the Guyana Police Force, Senior Superintendent Wendell Blanhum said legal action ...

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BREAKING: High Court Marshals levying on New Building Society

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 13:37 by Denis Chabrol High Court Marshals and police were Tuesday levying on the assets of the New Building Society (NBS), Guyana’s premier mortgage institution, to the amount of GY$59 million. That is in keeping with a High Court decision that former NBS official,  Maurice Arjoon, should be compensated for wrongful dismissal. Customers ...

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