Daily Archives: Monday, 12 July 2021, 17:12

Pro-democracy Cubans protest outside Cuban embassy in Guyana

Last Updated on Monday, 12 July 2021, 17:12 by Denis Chabrol A group of Cubans in Guyana on Monday afternoon protested outside the Cuban embassy, in solidarity with their fellow citizens back in Cuba who are involved in countrywide protests there. Citizens of the Cuban communist -run Caribbean nation, in a historic, move have taken to the streets in Cuba ...

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Special domestic violence courtrooms as Police Force says registers 20 percent conviction rate

Last Updated on Monday, 12 July 2021, 16:40 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force has been securing an average of just over 20 percent convictions for domestic violence cases in recent times, based on figures released by Police Commissioner Nigel Hoppie even as he welcomed more conducive conditions at courts for victims to testify. In a rare disclosure of ...

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Second dose Sputnik V vaccines arrive

Last Updated on Monday, 12 July 2021, 11:33 by Denis Chabrol Second doses of the Sputnik vaccine have arrived in Guyana but priority will be given to persons who got their first dose in April, Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony said Monday. “We have now been able to get second dose Sputnik V into the country and, as of tomorrow, ...

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GRA enforcement officer stabbed to death allegedly by landlady’s son

Last Updated on Monday, 12 July 2021, 10:36 by Denis Chabrol An enforcement officer of the Guyana Revenue Authority was early Monday morning stabbed to death allegedly by the landlady’s son while demanding that he vacate the apartment he is renting. Dead is 24-year old Dwayne Daniel Taitt. Police say he was killed by the landlady’s son, one day after ...

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