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December 31, 2017

Berbice man reportedly commits suicide

By Royan Abrams As Guyanese prepare to usher in the new year, a Reliance, East Canje Berbice family have been plunged into a state of mourning following the death of 39-year-old Joseph Mohabir. News Room understands that the man’s…

GDF announces promotions

- In accordance with Part III Section 16 of the Defence Act 15:01 of 1977, the Chief of Staff Brigadier Patrick West is pleased to announce that His Excellency the President and Commander-in-Chief Brigadier David Granger, has approved the…

Caribbean sugar is close to a sticky end

-  A century and a half after slavery ended, the plantations are closing. In its 18th-century heyday cane grown in the Caribbean and cut by African slaves provided Britain with nearly all its sugar. The masters of this brutal trade made…