Daily Archives: Sunday, 22 August 2021, 21:50

PNCR ad-hoc committee recommends November for hybrid Congress

Last Updated on Sunday, 22 August 2021, 21:50 by Denis Chabrol An ad-hoc committee of the People’s National Congress Reform’s (PNCR) executive has recommended that the long-awaited Congress be held in November in a mixed format of in-person and virtually, but already excuses are being made for delaying the holding of a Central Executive Committee meeting to discuss the report ...

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Soesdyke Highway villager stabbed to death

Last Updated on Sunday, 22 August 2021, 20:56 by Denis Chabrol An 18-year old man of Swan Village, Soesdyke Highway was stabbed to death Saturday night after he allegedly went to a shop, behaved disorderly and stabbed and injured a man. Police say that Roy Boston was pronounced dead at the Diamond Hospital where he was taken after he collapsed. ...

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13-year old boy robbed at gunpoint while returning from lessons

Last Updated on Sunday, 22 August 2021, 20:53 by Denis Chabrol A 13-year old male student has been robbed at gunpoint of his cellular phone and cash, the Guyana Police Force said on Sunday. Police say that the incident occurred at about 4:30 PM Saturday at Westminster, Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara. The boy told police that  was heading home ...

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Guyana’s COVID death toll inches closer to 600

Last Updated on Sunday, 22 August 2021, 20:51 by Denis Chabrol Three more persons, who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died, taking Guyana’s death toll since last year March to 594, the Health Ministry said. The patients were admitted with COVID-19 like symptoms but died while receiving care at government medical institutions. The Health Ministry says samples ...

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