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Driver remanded on gun charges

A 27-year-old Taxi Driver was remanded to prison on Tuesday by Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan on two firearm related charges. Dexter Waite of North Ruimveldt, Georgetown is charged with having a .32 revolver in his possession on September…

New Harbour Bridge projected to cost US$170M

-study proposes 250% increase in toll fees The final report from the feasibility study into the new Demerara Harbour Bridge has noted that the project cost of the low three lane bridge at Houston - Versailles is estimated at US$150 million,…

Cocaine mule jailed, fined $2.5M

A 38-year-old Taxi Driver who swallowed 114 pellets laced with cocaine was sentenced to four years imprisonment and fined $2.5M after he admitted to trafficking cocaine. Julius Fidel Watkins, a father of four, pleaded guilty to the charge…

Crying Mason charged with armed robbery

A 22-year-old Manson appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court, charged with armed robbery on Monday. It is alleged that Ceon Williams of South Sophia, on September 11, 2017, at Lamaha Avenue, while being…

Hurricane Maria ‘devastates’ Dominica: PM

- Dominica has suffered "widespread damage" from Hurricane Maria, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says. "We have lost all that money can buy," he said in a Facebook post. The hurricane suddenly strengthened to a "potentially catastrophic"…

Security Guard charged with $1.5M robbery

A 29-year-old Queensway Security Guard appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court, charged with breaking into the New Thriving Chinese Restaurant and stealing $1.5M. Travis Reynolds of Graham Street,…

Guyanese delegation stranded in Antigua

By Devina Samaroo The Guyanese delegation sent to conduct a needs assessment in hurricane-hit islands is presently stranded in Antigua, as Hurricane Maria ploughs its way towards the Caribbean. Maria intensified to a Category 3 hurricane,…