Armed bandits rob, tie up Mahaica family
FIVE armed, masked bandits robbed a Belmont, Mahaica, East Coast Demerara (ECD) family on Saturday night carting off cash, jewellery and electronic items.
Annual yacht rally cancelled
THE sixth annual International Nereid’s Rally, scheduled for Guyana in September has been cancelled due to fears of piracy attacks, which have been attributed to sensational media reportage on the matter.
Some 15 yachts with international guests were expected to visit the country from September 13, to explore Guyana’s natural and cultural beauty and participate in a list of other tourism-related activities.