Daily Archives: Friday, 25 May 2018, 20:33

President announces 2018 National Awards:49 women among those recognised for sterling contributions to national development

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 20:33 by Denis Chabrol Georgetown, Guyana – (May 25, 2018) Forty-nine women from various fields are among those who will be conferred with National Awards by President David Granger as part of the celebrations of Guyana’s 52nd Independence Anniversary. These persons have been recognised for their outstanding service and sterling contributions toward national ...

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Woman admits to responsibility for husband’s death

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 17:27 by Denis Chabrol A 28-year-old mother of three of Soesdyke Back Road, East Bank Demerara on Friday admitted she strangled her husband twelve days ago, police said. The Guyana Police Force indicated that she confessed to killing Julian Anthony Reberio, 32 years, after an autopsy showed he was strangled on May 13, ...

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Wife, husband in murder-suicide

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 18:45 by Denis Chabrol A man, who stabbed to death his common-law wife, on Friday morning died about seven hours later as a result of carbon tablets he ingested, police said. Dead are Deorani ‘Priya’ Dyal, 20 years, a housewife of 123 Hope Low Land, East Coast Demerara and and Doodnauth Ramlall died. ...

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Ramjattan preferred Deputy Dookie on the job but won’t overturn Felix’s decision

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 13:10 by Denis Chabrol Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan appeared upset at the removal of Deputy Superintendent, Motie Dookie from duty , but said he would not upturn that decision that was made in his absence by then acting Minister of Public Security, Winston Felix. “I would have preferred him working to ...

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Guyana wants to question seven persons in Suriname about deadly piracy attack

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 12:38 by Denis Chabrol Guyana wants Suriname to send several Guyanese back home to be questioned by local police about last month’s piracy attack, Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan said Friday. He said, through Police Commissioner David Ramnarine, a request for mutual  assistance would be dispatched to Suriname “for the witnesses to ...

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Barbados Labour Party takes landslide elections victory; gets first female Prime Minister

Last Updated on Friday, 25 May 2018, 7:18 by Denis Chabrol Reproduced from Barbados Today The Barbados Labour Party (BLP) will form the next government, led by its first female prime minister, and based on unofficial results, it will do so without any official opposition. The BLP demolished the DIP, taking all 30 seats, resulting in the country being without ...

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