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Daily Archives: Friday, 26 March 2021, 20:51

Several of Office of the President press staff COVID positive

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 20:51 by Denis Chabrol At least seven members of the Office of the President’s Press and Publicity Unit have been tested positive for COVID-19 and have been ordered to isolate themselves at home, according to high-level government sources. The Head of the Unit, Suelle Findlay did not immediately answer calls or respond to ...

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GUYBISCO salesman robbed of GYD$1.4 million at traffic light- police

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 19:57 by Denis Chabrol An employee of Guy-Bisco Importation Limited was allegedly robbed of $1.4M cash while conducting business on Thursday March 25, 2021 on Mandela Avenue,police said. The Guyana Police Force says he alleges that as he completed selling items on behalf of his employer at various shops, he secured the funds ...

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Former Assistant Police Commissioner, three policemen charged with GYD$19 million fraud

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 17:12 by Denis Chabrol Former Assistant Police Commissioner, Kevin Adonis and three serving policemen were Friday arraigned on a joint charge of conspiracy to defraud the Guyana Police Force of  GYD$19 million for the purported purchase of fuel. Sergeant Michael Corbin,  Sergeant Jermain Fraser, Corporal Rawle Haynes and Mr. Adonis were charged jointly ...

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Man chops reputed wife to head, fingers severed

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:54 by Denis Chabrol A  man has chopped his reputed wife several times to her and head and chopped off several of her fingers. He has since been arrested and police say they are treating the incident as “attempted murder”.  Region Two Divisional Commander  Superintendent Robinson said on Friday that the woman was ...

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Family member wanted for sexual assault of child

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:49 by Denis Chabrol Police say they are investigating alleged sexual activity with a child by a family member  in the North-West District. The crime is alleged to have been committed between February 28 and March 1 in Region One (Barima-Waini) The matter was unearthed by the Child Protection Agency and reported to ...

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Schoolboy robbed, stabbed

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:45 by Denis Chabrol A 16-year old student on Friday remained hospitalised after he was stabbed several times during a robbery by five perpetrators who were armed with scissors. The incident occurred on Thursday at Annandale, East Coast Demerara. Police say the boy, who initially resisted the robbery, and stabbed five times with ...

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Burglars cart off items from GTT’s Camp and Regent Store

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:42 by Denis Chabrol Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT) says several valuable items have been stolen from its Camp and Regent Streets store during a break-and-enter. The company says the burglary occurred Friday morning. As a result of the occurrence, GTT says that branch has been temporarily closed and customers should instead use ...

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Surrender to avoid grief- Home Affairs Minister tells escapees

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:39 by Denis Chabrol Home Affairs Minister, Robeson Benn is calling on escaped prisoners to surrender to lawful custody and avoid further grief. The families of Imran Ramsaywack and Ryan Jones, who escaped from the Mazaruni Prison last month, and were shot dead by police aback Better Hope, East Coast Demerara. A close ...

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Plans to change PAC Chairmanship rules amount to removing “guardrails of democracy”- APNU+AFC

Last Updated on Friday, 26 March 2021, 11:35 by Denis Chabrol The opposition A Partnership for National Unity+Alliance For Change (APNU) has condemned apparent efforts by the government to amend the rules of the National Assembly and move a motion to remove the current Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, David Patterson. The governing People’s Progressive Party (PPP) wants him ...

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