GRA employee, CANU officers held over allegation of kidnapping Brazilians Two ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) are currently in custody at the Lethem Police Station, on allegations of kidnapping and extortion. The article GRA employee, CANU officers held over allegation of kidnapping Brazilians appeared first on Stabroek News.

Local businessman to develop Liliendaal land formerly owned by Rusal Local businessman Lennox Cush is seeking to develop the controversial Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara land that was once sold to Russian oligarch Oleg Derispaska’s company Rusal for $150 million and for which Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh and former  National Industrial and Commercial and Investments Limited (NICIL) head Winston Brassington were charged. The article Local businessman to develop Liliendaal land formerly owned by Rusal appeared first on Stabroek News.

Amanza Walton-Desir announces candidacy for PNCR leadership People’s National Congress Reform’s (PNCR) executive member Amanza Walton-Desir has indicated her willingness to run for the leadership position during the party’s congress, slated for next month. The article Amanza Walton-Desir announces candidacy for PNCR leadership appeared first on Stabroek News.

Domestic violence victim details abuse, pleads for assistance By Mia Anthony “I never thought that I would have been living the life my mom once lived, of being a domestic violence victim.” The article Domestic violence victim details abuse, pleads for assistance appeared first on Stabroek News.

Eighteen-yr-old driver hits, kills octogenarian on eBike Donovan Douglas called ‘Uncle Danny’, 81, of Stevedore Housing Scheme, North Ruimveldt was killed by a speeding car on the Eccles Public Road on Saturday evening. The article Eighteen-yr-old driver hits, kills octogenarian on eBike appeared first on Stabroek News.

How the Cost of Living is affecting people Stabroek News spoke to members of the public in Guyhoc, Georgetown about the rising cost of living and how it is affecting them. The article How the Cost of Living is affecting people appeared first on Stabroek News.

Two men shot, gun seized during police operation in Agricola Two men were shot and a firearm seized during a police operation in Agricola on Saturday night. The article Two men shot, gun seized during police operation in Agricola appeared first on Stabroek News.

Jordan sues state, police for malicious prosecution Former Minister of Finance Winston Jordan has filed an action in which he is seeking damages in excess of $300,000,000 against the police and Director of publications (DPP), whom he said had maliciously charged and prosecuted him. The article Jordan sues state, police for malicious prosecution appeared first on Stabroek News.

Man found dead in car near Heroes Highway Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man, who was found lifeless in his car yesterday in the vicinity of Heroes Highway, with blood flowing from his nostrils.  The article Man found dead in car near Heroes Highway appeared first on Stabroek News.

Phone company technician shot, relieved of motorcycle by armed men A 23-year-old Guyana Telephone and Telegraph company (GTT) technician was shot once during a robbery on Saturday night by two men armed with a handgun at Congress Drive, South Ruimveldt, Georgetown. The article Phone company technician shot, relieved of motorcycle by armed men appeared first on Stabroek News.