Maternal deaths reduced by 75%- Public Health Minister

“Maternal deaths are down by seventy-five percent!” Minister of Public Health Hon. Volda Lawrence announce at the Coalition’s women’s rally held at the Parade ground, Georgetown this evening The Minister told the huge gathering of women because of interventions by this administration over the past four years the Ministry of Public

Shooting in Linden leaves ‘Spoil Child’ critical; girlfriend dead

Dead: Colissa Hunte A shooting in Amelia's Ward, Linden has left a 27-year-old woman of Rainbow City, Linden dead and her alleged gang leader boyfriend wounded. It is suspected that her boyfriend, Teon “Spoil Child” Allen was the intended target. The dead woman has been identified as Colissa Hunte. According to

Body of Rose Hall businessman found at construction site

Police are currently investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a popular Rose Hall Corentyne businessman. The lifeless body of 49 year old Lomenzo Johnny oft Lot 11 East Side Line Dam, Rosehall Town, East Berbice-Corentyne was discovered this morning at a construction site several houses away from

Rehabilitated Aurora Police Station commissioned

Minister of Public Security Mr Khemraj Ramjattan has commissioned the renovated Aurora Police Station on the Essequibo Coast. The $40.3Million station was rehabilitated through a collaboration between the ministry and the and the IDB’s Citizens Security Strengthening Programme (CSSP) and houses 13 police officers. Minister Ramjattan on Thursday noted the administration’s continuing

GLSC opens $36M Crane office

The Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission on Thursday commissioned a $36 million dollar sub-office and living quarters at Nouvelle Flanders(Crane Public Road), West Coast Demerara. The opening is coming months after a similar facility was commissioned in New Amsterdam, East Berbice-Corentyne, Region six last year.The facility is also specially designed

Change in US Immigration law to affect Guyanese Green Card holders

The American Government has implemented new laws for Guyanese and other foreign nationals who are permanent residents or green card holders residing in the United States. On Monday, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services began implementing the Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds final rule, denying green cards to Guyanese

Elections Day 2020 declared a holiday

Photo: Ministry of Public Security PRO     After much speculation and calls from several private sector entities, Minister of Public Security, Mr Khemraj Ramjattan has declared Monday, March 2, 2020, Elections Day, a public holiday. The Public Security Minister made the declaration early this afternoon, under the Public Holidays Act and is

Jubilee Jazz Concert Slated For Thursday

Jazz lovers are in for a treat this Mashramani. The dream team productions, Gems Theatre Productions and Guyana’s 50th Jubilee celebration Committee will be hosting a Jubilee Jazz Concert. The concert, scheduled for tomorrow at the National Cultural Center, will feature several local and international artists. Today, the coordinators