Monthly Archives: March 2019

Berbice CID Police cameras stolen

Last Updated on Friday, 1 March 2019, 21:14 by Writer Unknown persons broke into the Criminal Investigations Department at the New Amsterdam Police Station and stole two cameras, a senior police officer said. The officer said no evidence was on the cameras and no one has been arrested so far. “We are looking at everyone,” the officer said when asked ...

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Linden gets TV licence approval after 8-year wait

Last Updated on Friday, 1 March 2019, 15:35 by Writer Linden on Friday moved one step closer to getting its own television station licence, after waiting more than seven years. The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority (GNBA) made good on last week’s public announcement by Minister of State, Joseph Harmon that Region 10 would be getting approval for its television station ...

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South Africa to assist Guyana’s mining sector

Last Updated on Friday, 1 March 2019, 15:21 by Writer South Africa and Guyana on Friday inked a wide-ranging declaration that could see this country benefitting in a range of areas. Signed by South Africa’s Deputy Minister of Mineral Resources, Godfrey Oliphant and Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, the declaration provides for that southern African nation to assist Guyana ...

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Pensioner burnt to death in East Demerara house fire

Last Updated on Friday, 1 March 2019, 9:16 by Writer A 65-year old female pensioner was burnt to death by fire early Friday morning at her home in the village of Nonpareil, East Coast Demerara, police said. She was identified as Rovna Hassian. The blaze, believed to have been of electrical origin, destroyed the two-flat dwelling at 22 Nonpareil. Owned ...

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