The Guyana Police Force has recorded a 7% decrease in serious crimes at the end of August, 2018 relative to the same period last year. There was a 16% decrease in Murder; a 23% increase in Robberies where no instruments were used by the perpetrators; a 1% increase in Robbery Under
Responding to media outlets reporting that the Government of Guyana has borrowed over $900 million USD from the Islamic Development Bank; the Ministry of Finance issued a press release, clarifying the government's move. The release notes that no money has been borrowed as of yet. Rather, the Government has access
According to Minister of State Joseph Harmon, the American financial institution, BNY Mellon has decided to partner with the Banks DIH owned Citizens Bank. Speaking at the official opening of the Banks DIH new vehicle workshop, Minister Harmon noted that this is happening at a time when the Financial Action Task
SOURCE: ASSOCIATED PRESS- JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, died in a hospital on Monday after a long illness. She was 81. “She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones,” Madikizela-Mandela’s family said in a statement. Madikizela-Mandela
A Guyanese sailor was crushed to death early Easter Sunday morning while loading a ship at the Trinidad Cement Ltd port in Claxton Bay, Trinidad. According to the Trinidad Guardian, Doodnauth Nateram, 44, of La Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara died at the San Fernando General Hospital at around 3.40 am
The Alliance For Change has chastised Town Clerk Royston King for demanding an apology following last month's no confidence vote, brought forth by Georgetown City Councillor Sherod Duncan. In a press release, the AFC has made it clear that they will not apologize for the action. "Specifically, the AFC puts Mr.
Acting Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lt. Col. Kester Craig will be representing Guyana at the Ninth Technical Advisory Committee Meeting of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) to be held in Barbados from April 16-20, 2018. Guyana’s participation will ensure that the CDC is kept up-to-date with