Daily Archives: Sunday, 25 July 2021, 22:57

Lethem woman stabs man after he signaled end to relationship

Last Updated on Monday, 26 July 2021, 7:18 by Denis Chabrol An 18-year old man was Sunday afternoon stabbed by a woman in Tabatinga Drive, Lethem, Rupununi after he told her that he wanted to end their relationship, police said. The injured man has been identified as Brandon Bailey. Police late last night said they were still looking for the ...

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Diaspora stakeholder complains to President about slothfulness, discourtesy on investment webinars

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 July 2021, 22:21 by Denis Chabrol Two months after Guyana’s inaugural Diaspora conference, one of the stakeholders has complained bitterly to President Irfaan Ali about the last minute cancellation of a series of  investment webinars that should have started earlier this month. In a letter to Dr. Ali, the President United Guyanese Diaspora Global Network ...

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Water safety techniques to be included in schools’ curriculum

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 July 2021, 19:55 by Denis Chabrol Water safety techniques may soon form part of the  schools’ curriculum as part of efforts to prevent drowning. Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony said on Sunday. “In particular, efforts will be made to provide teachers with information to make water safety education a part of the curriculum in Guyana,” ...

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‘No entry’ to Trinidad and Tobago nationals unless fully vaccinated, COVID-19 negative

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 July 2021, 20:04 by Denis Chabrol Nationals of Trinidad and Tobago must be fully vaccinated and must have a negative PCR test before they are allowed to enter Guyana, Aviation Minister, Juan Edghill said on Sunday. “Trinidadian nationals requite both doses of their vaccines and a negative PCR and once they have that, when they ...

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Car ploughs through fence, killing one, injuring another

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 July 2021, 10:02 by Denis Chabrol Two persons, who were standing in a yard at De Willem, West Coast Demerara, were Saturday afternoon struck down by a vehicle that ploughed through a fence, police said. One of them has since died. He has been identified as 54 year-old Kenneth Smith who lived at Ocean View, ...

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Investors invited to kickstart Amaila Falls Hydropower station project

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 July 2021, 9:54 by Denis Chabrol Projecting that he Guyana Power and Light (GPL) will require at least 465 megawatts of electricity by 2025, the Guyana government has taken steps to revive plans to construct the Amaila Falls Hydropower station. The Prime Minister’s office has issued a request for proposals, stating that government hopes that ...

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