Daily Archives: Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 20:41

Suspected marijuana-in-blue soap smuggler arrested at Lusignan Prison

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 21:57 by Writer A woman, who allegedly attempted to smuggle marijuana in soap to her fianc√© inside the Lusignan Prison, was Tuesday arrested, Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels said. She has been identified as 20-year old Althea Douglas. Samuels said the woman was arrested shortly after 3:30 pm after “her efforts to smuggle ...

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US gives Guyana more money to fight crime; ex-cop faces extradition for alleged cocaine trafficking

Last Updated on Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 10:52 by Denis Chabrol The United States (US) on Tuesday announced increased funding to help Guyana fight crime, even as Washington asked for the extradition of a former Guyanese policeman to face prosecution for alleged drug trafficking. “The Embassy notes the work of the Government of Guyana to ensure the security of its ...

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Greenidge likely to be in charge of border affairs at Foreign Ministry

Last Updated on Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 21:09 by Writer Former Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge is expected to take up an appointment that would see him being responsible for border matters, but the major sticking point appears to be whether he would be given powers to make binding decisions on behalf of the Guyana government, sources said. The sources ...

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