Category: Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development

LGE will be held in 2021

LGE will be held in 2021

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 26, 2021

-once changes made at GECOM  -Minister Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has said the ... Read More

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 26, 2021

Minister within Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Anand Persaud says this year’s National Budget exemplifies the PPP/C ... Read More

Opposition’s scorn for COVID-19 cash grant shameful

Opposition’s scorn for COVID-19 cash grant shameful

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 25, 2021

−have no concern for disadvantaged persons -Minister Dharamlall Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall says the ... Read More

Min. Dharamlall reveals APNU+AFC hypocrisy on salary increases

Min. Dharamlall reveals APNU+AFC hypocrisy on salary increases

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 25, 2021

The APNU+AFC was today called out on its hypocrisy concerning an announcement of a specific salary increase for public servants ... Read More

CDC responsible for St. Anselm to be audited following residents’ complaints

CDC responsible for St. Anselm to be audited following residents’ complaints

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 21, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall will soon request an audit of the Community Development Council ... Read More

$13M in drainage works underway in Koberimo to transform dam into roadway

$13M in drainage works underway in Koberimo to transform dam into roadway

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 21, 2021

- some 250 residents to benefit - Phase 1 to be completed within two weeks Approximately 250 residents of Establishment ... Read More

Forestry Commission completes assessment on Mabaruma “rubber trees”

Forestry Commission completes assessment on Mabaruma “rubber trees”

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 21, 2021

- residents re-invited to consultation after original report misplaced The Guyana Forestry Commission has laid over a report that will ... Read More

Region Five plans to use its budget to boost agriculture production

Region Five plans to use its budget to boost agriculture production

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 21, 2021

- Regional Chairman Regional Chairman Mr. VickchandRamphal says Region Five has benefited from a significant boost in investments to enhance ... Read More

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 20, 2021

- to complement $10M COVID-19 investment grant Residents of St. Anselm in the Mabaruma sub-region can expect an improvement in ... Read More

$1.1B to tackle refuse problem  -Minister Dharamlall

$1.1B to tackle refuse problem -Minister Dharamlall

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 17, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall says the proposed $1.1 billion budgetary allocation for sanitation management ... Read More

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