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November 21, 2018

Teen charged with robbery says he’s innocent

A 19-year-old Charlestown, Georgetown resident appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore Wednesday charged with robbery with violence. Anthony Bartholomew pleaded not guilty to the charge, which alleged that on November 16, 2018, at Avenue…

Woman dies in mining pit accident

A 44-year-old woman has died after a mining pit caved in on Tuesday at Two Miles, Arakaka, North West District (NWD). Eleen Figueira was among several persons who were mining for gold in the pit when it collapsed and buried her, police…

GPSU rejects Gov’t wage increases

The Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) has rejected wage increases approved by the Government for public servants and says it is “an imposition.” First Vice President of the GPSU, Dawn Gardener told News Room Wednesday that there has not…

Golden Jaguars lose 1-2 to French Guiana

French Guiana defeated Guyana’s Golden Jaguars 2-1 in the Concacaf Nations League on Tuesday at the Stade Municipal Dr. Edmard Lama in Cayenne. French Guiana started strong and was rewarded with a 1-0 lead in the 18th minute through…