Daily Archives: Saturday, 28 December 2019, 20:42

Blackout-weary Bartica gets new power station; solar farm plans moving ahead

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2019, 21:19 by Writer President David Granger Saturday morning commissioned a US$3.4 million power station at Dogg Point, Agatash in Bartica, Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region 7), where he noted that it will bring unprecedented relief to residents who have experienced severe power outages over the years. The President in his address at a simple ceremony, said ...

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Updated: Water supply restored to Georgetown

Last Updated on Sunday, 29 December 2019, 6:43 by Denis Chabrol Several areas of Georgetown are again receiving potable water from Saturday night, after workers spent several hours repairing a major pipe breakage on Church Street, Queenstown, Georgetown. “Following nonstop works since earlier today¬† (Saturday), the broken 16-inch transmission main at Church Street has been repaired as seen in the ...

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Two nabbed at Bartica stelling with gold, cash, other items allegedly stolen from mining camp

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2019, 20:33 by Writer Guyanese police on Saturday said two men admitted to stealing more than GYD$1.1 million in cash, raw gold and other items from a Brazilian gold miner at his mining camp near the Cuyuni River. The Guyana Police Force said the bandits were intercepted one day later at the Bartica Ferry ...

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