Reg. 7 RHO calls out nonchalant behaviour aboutCOVID-19

Reg. 7 RHO calls out nonchalant behaviour aboutCOVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 3, 2020

—Calls for more responsible behaviour by Barticans —COVID-19 situation escalating in region DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 Regional Health Officer, ... Read More

MoPH seeking to tighten COVID-19 measures to reduce disease spread in hinterland

MoPH seeking to tighten COVID-19 measures to reduce disease spread in hinterland

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 3, 2020

−73 new cases confirmed in three days DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 The alarming spike in new COVID-19 cases has prompted the Ministry of ... Read More

Outgoing Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo hands over keys to official residence

Outgoing Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo hands over keys to official residence

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 3, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 Significant to the transitional phase of the new People’s Progressive Party government, outgoing Prime Minister Hon. Moses Nagamootoo today handed over the key to the official ... Read More

No silver bullet for COVID-19 – WHO warns

No silver bullet for COVID-19 – WHO warns

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 3, 2020

—worldwide cases now at 17.5M —China probe moves one step ahead DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 On Monday, Director-General ... Read More

On the job

On the job

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 3, 2020

—President Irfaan Ali begins first day in office —meets with staff  DPI Guyana, August 3, 2020 His Excellency, President Mohammed ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.