Daily Archives: Thursday, 14 April 2022, 23:48

Trio charged with armed robbery of contractor

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 April 2022, 23:48 by Denis Chabrol Three persons were Thursday charged with an armed robbery they allegedly committed on a contractor  during an invasion of his home earlier this month, police said. They were jointly charged with the offence allegedly committed on Alex Aldridge on April 6 at 23 Goedverwagting Squatting Area, East Coast Demerara.  ...

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Woman charged with attempted murder of 4-year old girl

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 April 2022, 23:43 by Denis Chabrol A woman, who allegedly stabbed a 4-year old child, has been charged with attempted murder. Police say that 29-year old Padmini Dwarka of 185 Timehri Cemetery Road, East Bank Demerara was granted $150,000 bail. She is accused of stabbing four-year old Zahara Lewis of  Lot 185 Timehri Cemetery Road ...

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South Ruimveldt drainage problems to be fixed- President Ali

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 April 2022, 21:46 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Thursday announced that the perennial flooding in South Ruimveldt whenever there is heavy rainfall would be addressed in the coming months. “The drainage of this South Ruimveldt area is one of the most important pieces of infrastructure that has to be addressed,” he said to ...

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Speeding drivers on new four lane highway risk losing licences

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 April 2022, 21:24 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Wednesday announced that a high-tech system will be activated next week on the new $2.3 billion four-lane concrete highway from Mandela Avenue to Eccles that could eventually see speeding drivers losing their licences. “The adjustment of the laws would come where necessary to activate the ...

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New Public Procurement Commission poised to be sworn in

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 April 2022, 0:25 by Denis Chabrol The National Assembly Wednesday night unanimously approved the five persons  who would be serving on the Public Procurement Commission (PPC) Those approved by the bipartisan Public Accounts Committee as “”suitable candidates” to sit on the PPC are Attorney-at-Law Pauline Chase, Economist Joel Bhagwandin, Rajnarain Singh, Berkeley Wickham and Diana ...

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