The Semi-finalists for the MQI/Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop calypso competition have been announced. National Cultural Foundation Corporate Communications Specialist Simone Codrington announced the line-up before early this morning at The Crane Resorts, St Philip after the last tent was judged.
The mother and stepfather of the three-year old girl who was found murdered on the weekend are expected to be charged under the Childcare Protection Act.
A Guaico man, who was wanted in connection with the murders of a Balandra father, Lloyd Ramkissoon, 47, and his 19-year-old son, Ryan almost two months ago, was yesterday shot dead by police officers who surrounded the house in which he was hiding at Damarie Hill, Guaico.
The Guyana Government has taken “full responsibility” for the incident that led to the deaths of two brothers during an early morning fire on Friday. The Ministry of Social Protection in a statement named the brothers as two-year-old Antonio George and six-year-old Joshua.