Rainbow of colours transforms National Stadium
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Rainbow of colours transforms National Stadium

THE Guyana National Stadium was transformed into a mixture of colours as Inspired Inc. hosted its annual Phagwah Mela, where Guyanese from all walks of life gathered to celebrate the event. The National Stadium was packed as many experienced the powders and water blend as they were entertained by several local and international artistes. Guyana’s […]

Cyclist killed in Rupununi accident
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Cyclist killed in Rupununi accident

A CYCLIST was killed in an accident on the Wowetta Main Road, North Rupununi on Wednesday, police confirmed. Dead is Jennifer Williams, 40, of Wowetta Village, North Rupununi. Reports indicate that Williams was killed by motor pickup GTT 5401, driven by a Central Rupununi resident. The driver is in custody assisting with the investigation. It […]

Help for young, small contractors
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Help for young, small contractors

By Wendella Davison YOUNG contractors in Region Three are receiving much help in filling out contract documents to bid for works in the region; an initiative which has seen more of them benefitting from the national pie. The decision stems from a suggestion from Finance Minister, Winston Jordan, for young contractors to be given assistance […]

Give the government a chance– Minister Garrido-Lowe urges
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Give the government a chance– Minister Garrido-Lowe urges

JUNIOR Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Valerie Garrido-Lowe, said the current government, which has begun massive developmental works in Guyana in just a few years, has every intention of continuing such with the support of citizens. She made the remarks on Wednesday at the Tucville playground following a walkabout in Constituency 12, where residents received […]

Crane family struggles as mother abandons children
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Crane family struggles as mother abandons children

A CRANE, West Coast Demerara family is working hard to make ends meet after a mother abandoned her four young children. A few weeks ago, a young boy, just about six years old, was abandoned at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after his mother took him there to access treatment for a fever he […]

Police Commissioner Birthday Inter-Division T20  B & G divisions unbeaten after two matches; Play continues today at Eve Leary
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Police Commissioner Birthday Inter-Division T20 B & G divisions unbeaten after two matches; Play continues today at Eve Leary

After four days of pulsating action in the Commissioner of Police Birth Anniversary Inter-Division and Branches T20 cricket tournament, the afternoon game between defending Champions President Guards and ‘B’ Division from Berbice at Eve Leary on Wednesday was deemed ‘the match’ of the tournament so far. Kemol Savory works one past mid-on during his fifty… […]

Bartica FA Leagues (U-15, 17 & Senior) off to resounding start
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Bartica FA Leagues (U-15, 17 & Senior) off to resounding start

  With support from the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) and its partners, the Bartica Football Association (BFA) on Saturday, March 9 last kicked off three leagues at different age categories, namely the Potaro Strikers FC Under-17 Team. GFF/BFA Male Seniors, GFF/Namilco Flour Power Under-17 and the GFF/Pele Alumni/Frank Watson Under-15. Following a decade of the… […]