A 31-year-old miner of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, Guyana drowned at the Chinese Creek back dam, Puruni River, in Region Seven on Tuesday.
The United States based energy powerhouse ExxonMobil has stated that it has plans to explore the waters off the shores of Guyana’s Essequibo region for oil, adding another twist to the strained relationship between Guyana and Venezuela.
A 51-year-old machine operator was sentenced to eight years of imprisonment for the offence of killing his drinking buddy in Cornelia Ida, West Coast Demerara, Guyana. 
Cricket West Indies unveiled the 13-member squad of all the teams competing in Round 1 of the West Indies Championship. It is to be noted that the matches will commence on 7 February 2024 at different venues. 
Guyanese government is focusing on increasing the production of brown sugar to 100,000 tonnes annually by building a sugar refinery at the Enmore Estate in East Coast Demerara.
Tensions are high between the government of Guyana and the Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU), as teachers in the nation have been warned that they will not be receiving their pay checks due to their participation in the nationwide industrial action that the government has termed “illegal”.
The Republic Bank Men’s Caribbean Premier League 2024, one of the biggest parties in sport, is all set to return. It is to be noted that the matches will take place from 28th August and will continue till 6th October 2024.
President Irfaan Ali is making a push to ensure that the University of the West Indies’ (UWI) School of Medicine is brought to Guyana, thus ushering in a new era for the medical education sector in the nation.
Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU) has announced a general strike to press the government to meet its demand for increased salaries for teachers.
27-year-old gold miner Richard Kissoon resident of Bartica Region 7, Guyana was arrested by Bartica Police Station for the offence of possessing 15 rounds of ammunition on Sunday, 4th February 2024.