Daily Archives: Sunday, 18 February 2018, 16:00

Guyana keeps eyes on possible Venezuela’s options

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 February 2018, 16:00 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana government has been paying close attention to options available to Venezuela, following United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Antonio Guterres’ referral of the border controversy to the International Court of Justice (ICJ),  a senior government official said. Minister of State, Joseph Harmon told Demerara Waves Online News that ...

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Suspects in separate robberies arrested

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 February 2018, 16:18 by Denis Chabrol Less than one day after a minibus driver was chopped, shot and robbed at Plaisance, East Coast Demerara, one of the prime suspects was arrested at a neighbouring village, police sources said. Investigators nabbed 32-year old Kevin “Orwin” Peters at Sparendaam, a village immediately east of Plaisance. Said to ...

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Juvenile,Bang and Kevin wanted for injuring, robbing minibus driver

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 February 2018, 15:13 by Denis Chabrol A minibus driver was shot and chopped about his body by bandits who robbed him of GY$14,000 while he was at Victoria Road, Plaisance, East Coast Demerara, police said. Injured and hospitalised is 37-year old Alfred Braithwaite of South Vryheid’s Lust, East Coast Demerara. He told police that at about ...

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Soldier, accomplice robbed Prison Officer- police

Last Updated on Sunday, 18 February 2018, 14:57 by Denis Chabrol A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) soldier and another man have been arrested in connection with an alleged armed robbery of a Chief Prison Officer, police said. Investigator said the Corporal and the man allegedly robbed the Chief Prison Officer at about 1 AM Saturday on the Soesdyke Public Road, ...

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