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Fantastic five for Forde, six from six for Josiah-Tanner

2 hours 29 min ago
Before the start of the sixth annual Courts 10km event yesterday, Cleveland Forde had won the flagship race four times. When it was over, the ‘Little Kenyan’ had a handful of titles.

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Uitvlugt, Den Amstel crowned champs

2 hours 30 min ago
Uitvlugt walked away with Secondary School title while Den Amstel copped the Primary School accolade when the inaugural Ministry of Social Protection West Demerara Football Championship concluded...

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City to tear down 52 derelict buildings

2 hours 30 min ago
The city yesterday announced that it was going to tear down 52 derelict buildings (see list below) and occupants of some of the structures say they were unaware of these plans.

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Team Coco’s riders defy odds to sweep podium spots

2 hours 30 min ago
Team Coco’s riders defied the odds to finish 1, 2, 3 in yesterday’s gruelling 70-mile Victor Macedo Memorial road race. One of the club’s youngest wheelsmen, Stephano Husbands, placed first in the...

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Marriott beginning to show surplus, occupancy at 65% – Harper

2 hours 32 min ago
As it begins to show a surplus, the Marriott Hotel is boasting of consistent occupancy of 65% but revenue will be used to correct building defects and as such it will likely not be able to start...

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Buxton United maul Buxton Youth Developers 14-0

2 hours 32 min ago
Buxton United recorded the largest margin of victory to date in the National Milling Company (Namilco) Thunderbolt Flour u17 National Championships, mauling derby rivals Buxton Youth Developers 14-0...

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Uitvlugt in lopsided win over Beavers

2 hours 32 min ago
Uitvlugt claimed their fourth win in the Stag Beer sponsored West Demerara Football Association (WDFA) Senior League, overwhelming Beavers  4-0 yesterday at the Den Amstel ground.

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Patience with Baishanlin exhausted – Trotman

2 hours 32 min ago
While officials from Chinese logging company Baishanlin want three more years to make good on long-awaited promises, the APNU+AFC government believes that not only the time requested is too much but...

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Aishalton student gets 10 CXCs and becomes champion female weightlifter

2 hours 32 min ago
Dear Editor, Last weekend a gifted 17-year-old female, Ms Teneisha Toney of Aishalton Village, South Rupununi achieved a remarkable feat.  After much personal sacrifice and dedication Ms Toney...

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Dr Insanally accredited as Ambassador to the US 

2 hours 33 min ago
On September 16, 2016, Dr Riyad Insanally, Guyana’s Ambassador to the United States of America, presented his Letters of Credence to Barack Obama, President of the United States at the White House in...

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Naked abuse of power on Demerara Harbour Bridge

2 hours 33 min ago
Dear Editor, On Saturday I witnessed/nay felt the brunt of unbridled arrogance and naked abuse of power. I pray that this is not a microcosm of what is regularly meted out to the poor and powerless...

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Sophia residents can expect running water next month – GWI

2 hours 34 min ago
Residents of Sophia can expect running water through their taps by the second half of October, GWI says. This new development will signal the completion of the ongoing project in which transmission...

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Demerara Queens, West Side Conquerors score hard-fought wins

2 hours 34 min ago
Linden’s Demerara Queens and West Side Conquerors of Berbice secured hard-fought wins when the National Association for Women’s Football (NAWF) Developmental League continued yesterday at the No.

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New Tendering and Quotation procedure required to end abuse of state funds

2 hours 34 min ago
Dear Editor, The Guyana Elections Commission unveiling by the Auditor General is nothing new. A person at Gecom has been at the centre of these irregularities for a while which has seen the quotes of...

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Conquerors whip Bartica in women’s football

2 hours 35 min ago
Fruta Conquerors whipped Bartica 6-1 when the National Association for Women’s Football (NAWF) Developmental League continued yesterday at the Tucville Community ground.

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GuySuCo seeking bidders for Uitvlugt transport infrastructure

2 hours 35 min ago
With the closure of sugar cultivation at the Wales estate looming at yearend, GuySuCo has advertised for infrastructural work for the transport of cane to Uitvlugt on the West Coast of Demera.

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Garbage removal is best left in the hands of Puran Bros and Cevons

2 hours 35 min ago
Dear Editor, City residents exist in a state of tenterhooks.  They are forced to sleep weekly with one eye open and both ears to the ground. 

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Glasgow, Gordon net hat-tricks in Namilco U17 Thunderbolt Flour league

2 hours 35 min ago
Beterverwagting/Triumph United and Bachelors Adventure/Paradise Sports Club scored contrasting wins when the National Milling Company (Namilco) Thunderbolt Flour U17 National Championships continued...

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Gangaram man takes his own life

2 hours 36 min ago
A 23-year-old man of Gangaram Village, East Canje, Berbice took his own life after a dispute with his overseas-based girlfriend. Lakeram Kewlachand, 23, a hire car driver of Lot 114 Gangaram...

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New players fine-tune preparation for ODI series

2 hours 37 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates,  CMC – West Indies one-day players arriving here over the weekend trained with the full unit for the first time on Sunday, as they fine-tuned their preparation for...

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