Daily Archives: Sunday, 11 April 2021, 20:14

DJs, programme suspended after bottle-stabbing incident at HJ 94.1

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 April 2021, 20:14 by Denis Chabrol An independent radio disc jockey, known as DJ Yannick, has been allegedly injured by his selector, DJ Raw Gold. The incident occurred last night at about 8:45 at HJ Radio 94.1 on Lance Gibbs Street, Queenstown. Police say DJ Raw Gold allegedly broke a Guinness bottle and stabbed DJ ...

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Pirara Bridge collapses; workers hoping for swift repairs to resume two-way Lethem traffic

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 April 2021, 14:45 by Denis Chabrol The Pirara Bridge in Region Nine collapsed overnight, effectively cutting off two-way vehicular traffic to and from Lethem, but workers are hoping to remove the truck and repair the wooden thoroughfare swiftly, Public Works Minister Juan Edghill said Sunday. “At this current time, we are trying to mobilise resources ...

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253rd coronavirus death, 12 COVID lawbreakers arrested in Region One

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 April 2021, 12:01 by Denis Chabrol Guyana continues to record more COVID-19 deaths, even as the crackdown continues against persons violating the law aimed at curbing the spread of the viral disease. The Health Ministry says a 41-year old woman from East Berbice-Corentyne is the 253rd person to have died from the disease so far. ...

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New York-based Guyanese banker charged with US$1.7 million bank fraud

Last Updated on Sunday, 11 April 2021, 7:44 by Denis Chabrol A  Guyanese woman, who lives in Queens, New York, has been accused of swindling the bank she worked at of US$1.7 million, according to the United States Department of Justice. The US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Audrey Strauss, the United States Attorney for the Southern District ...

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