Daily Archives: Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 20:10

Juvenile relative of Linden woman on murder-related charge

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 20:10 by Denis Chabrol A 15-year old female, who led police to the shallow grave in Linden where the body of her relative was buried, has been charged with accessory after the fact to murder. She teenager was not required to plead to the charge when she appeared via Zoom before Linden Magistrate ...

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Human Services Minister offers relief, counselling to Sharon Mall’s fire victims

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 19:46 by Denis Chabrol Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud on Tuesday sought to comfort victims of the recent Sharon’s Mall fire; assuring them that the Ministry wants to help however it can to aid them in getting back on their feet again. “I can’t promise everything, but whatever ...

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APNU+AFC’s Walton-Desir, Roshan Khan quarrel that she must be “marked” for “mentally lazy people” remark

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 20:16 by Denis Chabrol Opposition APNU+AFC parliamentarian Amanza Walton-Desir said she told police that she feared City businessman Roshan Khan’s call for her to be “marked” because she said the support-base of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) was “mentally lazy people.” But Mr. Khan later appeared on YouTube, defending his call for her ...

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15 arrested in Bartica for not wearing face masks

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 10:34 by Denis Chabrol Fifteen persons, including 13 residents of Bartica, have been arrested for breaching the COVID-19 regulations. They have each since been released on GYD$5,000 station  bail and have been ordered to go to court. Police in Bartica say those persons were arrested last night between 7 O’clock and midnight. They ...

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Forestry Commission officer beaten during drinking spree

Last Updated on Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 10:32 by Denis Chabrol An officer of the Guyana Forestry Commission has been severely injured during a drinking spree at Orealla, Upper Corentyne River, Berbice. Police say 29-year old Karl Alpin has been admitted to the Skeldon Hospital. Two men, who alleged lashed him several times, have since been arrested.  They have been ...

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