Daily Archives: Thursday, 1 November 2018, 22:34

“Souse Mouth” shot dead after carjacking

Last Updated on Thursday, 1 November 2018, 22:34 by Denis Chabrol One of two bandits, who had earlier stolen a taxi driver’s car and escaped, was killed after he opened fire at police who cornered them during a second escape bid, the Guyana Police Force said. The dead man has been identified as 27-year old Melroy “Souse Mouth” Solomon of ...

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Lusignan Prison escapee recaptured

Last Updated on Thursday, 1 November 2018, 18:05 by Denis Chabrol Dexroy Pollard, one of the three prisoners who escaped from the Lusignan Holding Bay, on the East Coast Demerara on October 15, is in custody, government’s Department of Public Information said. The 29-year-old Wales resident was recaptured by public-spirited citizens on the West Bank of Demerara on Thursday. Pollard ...

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10 submissions for three government-owned sugar estates; concerns raised about competition with Guysuco

Last Updated on Thursday, 1 November 2018, 17:59 by Denis Chabrol Several companies, including a United States (US) company with Middle Eastern connections, have bid to buy three of the six sugar estates owned by the Guyana government, on condition the buyers would continue to plant sugarcane and guarantee local employment, officials said Thursday. Managing Director (Deals) of PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax ...

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