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Sharon Maas was born in Georgetown, Guyana, in 1951.
She was educated in Guyana and England. After leaving school she worked as a staff journalist at the Guyana Graphic and the Sunday Chronicle in Georgetown.
Earlier today the mother of murdered teenager Shaquelle Grant called on the People's Progressive Party to apologize for calling her son a criminal. She reminded everyone that her son was never convicted of any crime nor was he ever wanted by the police for any offense.
U.S CBP Officers Discover Liquid Cocaine in Four Bottles of Alcohol in passenger baggage from Guyana
On November 17, 2014 Mr. Wilton Sinclair arrived on a flight from Georgetown, Guyana and presented one checked-in suitcase, one carry-on duffel bag, and two duty free bags for examination. During this examination CBP officers discovered four bottles of rum, two in each of the duty free bags, and noticed that the liquid appeared thicker than usual. Mr. Sinclair was escorted to a private search room where CBP officers opened the bottles of rum, and detected an unusual chemical odor. The liquid tested positive for cocaine.
On Saturday December 6, 2014 at the L.B. Scott Auditorium in Phillipsburg, Sint Maarten, Elton Dharry, Guyanese born boxer fighting out of the USA will be taking on Nicaraguan Jose Rios in a 12 round fight for the vacant IBF Bantamweight Championship.
Blue CAPS has taken notice and endorses the recommended precautionary measures from the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) regarding the circumstances surrounding the taping of a telephone conversation between Attorney General Anil Nandlall and Leonard Gildarie, Kaieteur News journalist.
Mr. Wayne Forde, a Guyanese-American who is passionate about the socio-economic conditions in his homeland, produced another video challenging the PPP’s claim of the progress they have made in Guyana.
Guyanese businessman Kemraj Lall, the copilot of a Guyana bound 1988 Israel Aircraft Industries Westwind 1124 aircraft registration N822QL Serial number 441 registered to Exec Jet Sales LLC. Ringwood, New Jersey, USA, was arrested in Puerto Rico by Customs and Border Protection after he falsely declared the amount of cash he was taking out of the USA.
The Guyana Trades Union Congress is fed-up with what is passing for governance and calls on the citizens/workers/electorate to register their disgust with the current management of the affairs of state. The continuous lost and inconvenience caused by floodwater incurred through rainfalls or high tides is a toll that carries deep psychological, health and economic casualties.
A korjaal, a word of Dutch origin (pronounced corial) is a hollowed out tree trunk that is pointed at both ends and is used as a boat on the rivers of Guyana and Suriname.
Heavy rains have flooded thousands of homes in the Georgetown and the outlying areas forcing the closure of schools earlier today.
More than 7 inches (18 centimeters) of rain fell in less than 24 hours, and more rain was predicted for the coming days, meteorologists said.