Daily Archives: Monday, 19 October 2020, 20:30

Arson attack on Nigel and Cathy Hughes-owned building

Last Updated on Monday, 19 October 2020, 20:40 by Denis Chabrol Firefighters Monday night saved a building on Middle Street, Georgetown that is owned by Nigel and Cathy Hughes and houses Midtown Restaurant, Bar and Hotel. Mr. Hughes, who was on the scene, confirmed that based on the evidence, someone attempted to destroy the building by fire. He said the ...

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US keeping eye on gold smuggling from Venezuela – Kozak

Last Updated on Monday, 19 October 2020, 20:33 by Denis Chabrol United States Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemispheric Affairs, Michael Kozak said his country was not aware that Venezuelan gold was being smuggled to Guyana to help prop up the Nicolas Maduro administration, but that illegally mined metal from that Spanish-speaking nation was ending up in the Middle ...

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DPP withdraws Law Books theft charge against Nandall

Last Updated on Monday, 19 October 2020, 8:13 by Denis Chabrol Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack has withdrawn a charge against Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Mr Anil Nandlall for the alleged theft of over $2 million in Commonwealth Law Reports from the State of Guyana. Mr Nandlall, who was charged back in 2017, had been on ...

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