Guyana News

Political activist, talk show host charged in connection with call to...

An executive member of the political party, the Working People's Alliance (WPA), Kidackie Amsterdam was Thursday charged under the Cyber Crime Act with using a computer system to encourage or incite persons to commit a criminal offence against the President of Guyana.

Guyana: Election fraud trial to begin on July 29

After a three-year delay, the trial into alleged electoral fraud by former senior functionaries of the Guyana’s elections body is now set to begin on July 29 before City Magistrate Leron Daly.

T&T blocks import of $20M in packaged milk from Guyana

Despite efforts by the Caribbean Community (Caricom) to increase trade and the movement of goods within the region, a Guyanese company has once again had its exports blocked by a sister Caribbean country, Trinidad and Tobago (T&T).

Guyana Press Association concerned about police handling of report against ex-minister

The Guyana Press Association (GPA) Monday said it is “concerned about the lack of response” from the Guyana Police Force (GPF) to media queries related to an alleged sexual assault and cyberbullying made against a former government minister.

Guyana: Students assisting police in murder probe

Two students are assisting police in their investigations into the murder of a 33-year-old machine operator, who was fatally stabbed during a robbery last Friday night.

Guyana will continue to prosper under current administration says President Ali

President Dr. Irfaan Ali has reaffirmed Guyana’s ongoing transformation and projected growth under the leadership of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government.

40-y-o man in Guyana gets life imprisonment for rape of child

A High Court judge in Guyana has sentenced a 40-year-old mason to life imprisonment after he was found guilty of raping a nine-year-old child in 2022.

Guyana to launch World Premier League to elevate regional cricket brand...

Chairman of CARICOM, President Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali has announced that the government is working with the West Indies Cricket Board and the International Cricket Council (ICC) to develop a new cricket franchise for the region.

Guyana: Government not in a rush to sell Marriott hotel

The Guyana government says it may reassess bids for the sale of the 197-room Marriott Hotel here or may have to once again seek request for proposals (RFPs), following the unfortunate death of American businessman Ramy El-Batrawi, whose bid had been the highest. 

Guyana: Airport security team recovers US$5,500 for passenger

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) on Thursday reported the successful recovery of US$5,500 for a passenger.