Three teams from were flown into Mahdia, Region 7 from Timehri by GDF Skyvan today to join the search for the Britten Norman Islander and the pilot and cargo handler who went missing shortly after takeoff on December 28, the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said today.
A post-mortem examination performed on Thursday on the body of Teyana Raghbeer, 14, at the New Amsterdam Hospital by pathologist, Dr Vivekanand Brijmohan, revealed that the teen died of suffocation and drowning; there were no stab wounds on the body as was previously reported.
Lisaveta Ramotar has been appointed General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board.
Ramotar is the daughter of President Donald Ramotar.
“From the four that were narrowed down she was most qualified and the documents are there to show,”
Senior Superintendents Clifton Hicken and Leslie James have been elevated to the position of Assistant Commissioner of Police.
Together with C Chapman, who has also been appointed Assistant Commissioner, they lead the police promotions list.
An early New Year’s morning vehicular incident at Cemetery Road has left one person dead and two others injured with agitated residents claiming that the driver was drunk, speeding and failed to render assistance as he allegedly ran away.
A 22-year-old miner was yesterday remanded to prison after being arraigned at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court for unlawfully killing fellow miner Jevon Fraser who reportedly intervened in an argument as a peacemaker.