December 18, 2018

Boxing: Cayman Islands’ Brandy Barnes wins Caribbean Boxing title

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Cayman Islands’ Brandy “Bee” Barnes had her fight against Guyana’s Joanne Williams stopped at two minutes 15 seconds of the second round in her (Barnes) favour. Barnes was competing last Sunday (9) at the Caribbean Championships in Guyana and defended her title successfully to win gold. Brandy hopes to qualify for the Pan American Games […]

Concacaf Disciplinary Committee issues decision in the Barbados Football Association Player Eligibility Cases

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Miami (Thursday, December 6, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced its Disciplinary Committee has decided to sanction the Barbados Football Association, by declaring as a forfeit the Concacaf Nations League Qualifying match played against Guyana, on September 6, 2018.  After due examination of the evidence, the […]

Guyana, other Caribbean nations want seat on Int’l Civil Aviation Org. Council

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By: Denis Chabrol From Demerara Waves Guyana and other Caribbean nations want a seat on the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) council, the highest decision-making body of that United Nations-affiliated organisation, officials said Thursday. Director-General of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), Retired Lt. Col. Egbert Field told Demerara Waves Online News that the region’s […]

Guyana: No sign of Granger up to 8pm last night (WED) – Arrived hours later

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian EDITOR’S NOTE: At the time of publishing this article the President had not yet arrived. It is understood that he subsequently arrived about two hours after this article was published last evening. Therefore, the content hereafter shall be at the reader’s discretion, and in consideration of the fact that […]

Barbados questions the credibility of Guyana’s passport process

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By Wonita Stephens From Guyana Guardian As the controversy surrounding the arrest of a half-naked Guyanese woman in a brothel and her subsequent deportation takes centre-stage on social media, Barbados’ Minister of Home Affairs Edmund Hinckson remains baffled as to how the woman was able to obtain a second passport under a different name from […]

CCJ rules Guyana’s cross-dressing law unconstitutional

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From CCJ (PRESS RELEASE) — The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) ruled that a law in Guyana, which makes it a criminal offence for a man or a woman to appear in a public place while dressed in clothing of the opposite sex for an “improper purpose”, is unconstitutional. The law, Section 153(1)(xlvii) of the […]

Cayman Islands Under 20 Men defeat Guyana

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The Cayman Islands Under 20 Men’s National Football Team secured their first victory in Group F as they defeated Guyana 3-2 on Tuesday afternoon at the CONCACAF Men’s Under 20 Championships at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Playing their second game in two days, the local boys were looking to capitalize on a positive […]

Guyana: Do you know this girl? – If not, then you need to read this!

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian (Opinion) – The picture attached to this article is that of Angelique Williams, a cold-blooded murderer who killed her best friend and a baby that was still being nurtured in its mother’s womb. She killed her best friend in 2015 by mercilessly stabbing her 22 times, setting a record […]

Guyana: man who killed friend over cigarettes, remanded to prison

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By Carlos Moore From Guyana Guardian A 35-year-old man who is accused of killing his friend during a row over cigarettes, made his first appearance last week. The 35-year-old murder accused Parsram Ramnauth appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates Court today, where the charge of murder was read to him. It […]

Cayman Islands FA : “Under 20s to participate in CONCACAF Championships”

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From CIFA The Cayman Islands Under 20 Men’s National Football Team travelled to Sunrise, Florida on Friday, October 26th for a four-day training camp in preparation for the 2018 CONCACAF Under 20 Men’s Championships scheduled for November 1st to 10th at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. At the CONCACAF Championships, the Cayman Islands will […]