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December 17, 2018

East Coast road upgrade on schedule

The construction on the four-lane road from Better Hope to Annandale, East Coast Demerara is right on schedule and is set to be at least 85% completed at the end of this month. This is according to, Nigel Erskine, the Technical…

Miner charged with rape of girl, 9

A 36-year-old miner was on Monday remanded to prison by Senior Magistrate Faith McGusty for allegedly raping a nine-year-old girl. Shawn Cornelius was not required to plea to the indictable charge, which alleged that during the…

Taxi driver remanded on $2.2M Ganja charge

A 38-year-old taxi driver who was allegedly caught by Police at Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara with $2.2M worth in cannabis was remanded to prison on Monday. Ben Cumberbatch of La Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara appeared…