Daily Archives: Saturday, 24 July 2021, 23:17

Three suspects in GYD$2 million robbery arrested

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 July 2021, 23:27 by Denis Chabrol Three suspects have been arrested and one XR motorcycle has been held in connection with the GYD$2 million that was snatched from a clerk on Friday the Guyana Police Force said. In all, police were told that six men, three of whom were pillion riders, participated in the Friday ...

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Guyanese businesswomen to benefit from IDB-funded project

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 July 2021, 16:28 by Denis Chabrol Guyanese women are to benefit from an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)-funded project aimed at boosting their entrepreneurial skills, the Western Hemispheric bank said Saturday. In Guyana, the IDB Group will collaborate with the Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry Guyana (WCCIG) to coordinate and implement We3A activities, working closely ...

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Battered body of fuel tanker driver found in vehicle by owner

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 July 2021, 11:55 by Denis Chabrol The driver of a fuel tanker truck was early Saturday morning found dead in the driver’s seat on the Tuschen Public Road, East Bank Essequibo. Police also say his belongings have been found in a nearby market stall. He has been identified as 31-year old Laurel Samaroo of Tuschen ...

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Nine Guyanese youths chosen for the 2021 Youth Ambassadors Program

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 July 2021, 10:09 by Denis Chabrol Nine young Guyanese, aged 15 to 18, will be representing Guyana in the virtual five-week Youth Ambassadors Program from Monday, July 26th to Friday, August 27th, 2021, the United States Embassy said at the weekend. Representing Guyana this year are Anjalita Palaniandi, Rachel Chesney, Krystal McLean Victor Nandlall, Juel ...

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Clerk robbed of GYD$2 million while waiting to pay wages

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 July 2021, 9:57 by Denis Chabrol A woman was robbed of $2 million just outside a location where she had gone to pay workers their wages. The incident occurred late Friday afternoon at Cane View, South Ruimveldt, Georgetown. The woman, who is a clerk, told police that she was robbed by six men who rode ...

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