Tag: Barima-Waini

Yarakita residents laud Gov’t initiatives

Yarakita residents laud Gov’t initiatives

- June 13, 2022

Residents of Yarakita, Barima-Waini (Region One) are satisfied with the work of the government, as it continuously addresses issues facing ... Read More

Amerindian leaders urged to consult with villagers before making decisions

Amerindian leaders urged to consult with villagers before making decisions

- January 31, 2022

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, MP, is encouraging leaders of  Amerindian villages to work in the interest of all ... Read More

Venezuelan migrants can access health services at Port Kaituma – Health Minister

Venezuelan migrants can access health services at Port Kaituma – Health Minister

- November 22, 2021

Systems are now in place for Venezuelan migrants to access medical services at the Port Kaituma District Hospital, following a ... Read More

Gov’t to assist flood-affected miners, loggers in Reg. One

Gov’t to assist flood-affected miners, loggers in Reg. One

- July 12, 2021

Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat has assured flood-affected residents of Region One (Barima-Waini) of the Government’s commitment to ... Read More

Minister Parag urges Moruca residents to qualify themselves through GOAL scholarships

Minister Parag urges Moruca residents to qualify themselves through GOAL scholarships

- May 8, 2021

Minister of Public Service, Hon. Sonia Parag encouraged Region One residents to take advantage of the opportunity to obtain higher ... Read More

Quick response team addressing Covid spike in Baramita

Quick response team addressing Covid spike in Baramita

- December 16, 2020

The Ministry of Health has dispatched a quick response team to Baramita, Barima-Waini (Region One) to conduct COVID-19 tests, following ... Read More

Protocol for ongoing Covid monitoring in place

Protocol for ongoing Covid monitoring in place

- December 11, 2020

The Ministry of Health has measures in place for ongoing monitoring of COVID-19 cases in all regions.   Minister Hon. Dr. ... Read More

Kopinang health services reach boosted with new ATV

Kopinang health services reach boosted with new ATV

- November 14, 2020

The Ministry of Health has handed over a $2.5 million all-terrain vehicle (ATV) to Potaro-Siparuni (Region-Eight) to increase residents’ access ... Read More

Strengthened medical presence in St Cuthbert’s Mission

Strengthened medical presence in St Cuthbert’s Mission

- November 10, 2020

−second medical team on standby -Min. Anthony A decision has been taken to strengthen the medical team in St Cuthbert’s ... Read More

St Cuthbert’s Mission locked down to contain COVID-19 spike

St Cuthbert’s Mission locked down to contain COVID-19 spike

- November 9, 2020

- Min. Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said a voluntary lockdown has been instituted for St ... 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.