Daily Archives: Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 18:19

New York’s Ozone Park Indo-Caribbean community gathers to mourn and heal in the wake of spousal murder

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 18:43 by Writer by By Max Parrott of (Reproduced from The murder of a 27-year-old Guyanese woman committed by her husband in early November pushed Ozone Park’s Indo-Caribbean community to reflect on the recurring incidents of gender-based violence in their community. On Sunday, Dec. 15, a group dedicated to empowering Indo-Caribbean ...

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BREAKING: GECOM agrees to house-to-house verification of 20,000 registrants

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 18:38 by Writer The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) on Tuesday agreed, by a split decision, to conduct house-to-house verification of the names of more than 20,000 new registrants. “We just had a decision where there will be a verification exercise by the Guyana Elections Commission and stakeholders in respect of 20,556 names of ...

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Policemen arrested for allegedly burning boy

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 17:37 by Writer Two police constables are in custody for allegedly causing injuries to a 17-year-old boy at West Demerara, Police Commissioner Leslie James said Tuesday. The two ranks claimed the teen, who was burned and beaten, broke into their dwelling home at Westminster, West Bank Demerara. The two policemen are brothers, one ...

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Police Force athletics coach stabbed to death

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 17:32 by Writer An athletics coach and rural constable attached to the Police Sports Club was found dead with several stab wounds at D’Urban Park early this morning. He has been identified as 28-year-old Seon Anthony ‘Cenestro’ Burry of Lot 194 Section A, Field 7, South Sophia. The Guyana Police Force said Burry ...

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