Mobile Money Guyana (mmg+) has recently announced Bartician, Eric Roberts as the winner of its Facebook contest for subscribers, agents and merchants. According to a GTT release, Roberts who is an mmg+ subscriber received $100,000 in his mmg+ wallet after being announced the winner during a small ceremony hosted at MMG’s 79 Brickdam location. The 21-year-old expressed delight in being […]

GTT has announced that close to fourteen thousand customers have opted to receive their monthly billing invoices via Whatsapp billing since its initial launch in June 2021. In a press release the company said through the recent development, GTT customers can access their DSL, Blaze, landline and mobile postpaid bills immediately after it is available on their mobile phones via […]

…says Minister Mustapha tells UN Food Systems Pre-Summit As Guyana is working towards developing its food systems and food security internally, it is collaborating with CARICOM to achieve the same on a wider level towards the goal of global improvement. However, to meet these goals, international financing is necessary especially against the threat of climate change. This was the virtual […]

…says Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony  Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony has stated that soon Guyana will be implementing “explicit travel instructions” in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, an announcement that came not long after the country implemented a mandatory ‘vaccination passport’ for non-nationals coming through Trinidad and Tobago. During Monday’s COVID-19 update, Dr. Anthony said that the […]

…as police probe shooting of woman As police investigate a shooting incident  involving the Regional Executive Officer (REO) of Region Nine , Karl Singh, the public official has been sent on leave pending investigations. Reports are that Singh was sent on leave this week as police investigate the shooting of  25-year old  Gladys Emmanuel. The vehicle in which the shooting […]

…govt adviser Shuman recommends Government adviser and Deputy Speaker, Lenox Shuman has called on the government to only give fully vaccinated citizens house lots and the $19,000 student cash grant. Shuman is the lone Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) Member of Parliament who was backed by the government to get the position of deputy speaker. “I would like to recommend […]

A new small business accelerator targeting Guyanese agro-processors has been launched to help enhance their businesses for international exports. CEO of the Guyana Economic Development Trust (GEDT), Oslene Carrington, told Village Voice News that the accelerator will support small agricultural manufacturers’ efforts to grow, build wealth, and establish their brands on the international stage. In fact, Guyana’s agriculture sector represents nearly 20% of the country’s GDP. According to public data […]

…police called in to quell situation By Alva Solomon Dozens of frustrated passengers booked to travel on an American Airlines flight from the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) to New York grew increasingly vociferous forcing the police to quell the crowd which sought answers after hours of delay on Sunday night. The flight, American  Airlines 2694, was scheduled to depart […]

A 28-year-old woman is in police custody after she reportedly stabbed her abusive spouse, resulting his death. The Guyana Police Force, in a statement, said the stabbing incident occurred on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at around 16:15hrs at Providence, East Bank of Demerara. The victim has been identified as Anthony Pakanram called Max. According to the police, the victim and […]

…driver was reportedly under the influence of alcohol  An unidentified man was killed by a speeding car on Sunday on the East Bank Demerara corridor in the vicinity of Providence. The driver of the car (PZZ 1621), currently in police custody, was later found to be under the influence of alcohol. He has been identified as 34-year-old Shivendra Ramraj of […]

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