Tag: Bartica

Press Release – Five Miles to be Gifted Water for the Holidays

Press Release – Five Miles to be Gifted Water for the Holidays

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 25, 2020

The gift of water will be given to the community of Five Miles in time for the Christmas holidays. Minister ... Read More

Press Release – Land acquisition in progress to meet housing demand in Bartica

Press Release – Land acquisition in progress to meet housing demand in Bartica

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 24, 2020

Residents of Bartica, Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region Seven), have been assured of the Government’s plan for the development of new housing schemes ... Read More

More COVID-19 testing to be done in hinterland regions

More COVID-19 testing to be done in hinterland regions

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- August 13, 2020

─ Regions 7, 9 to receive new medical staff  ─ programme created to educate citizens on COVID-19 guidelines DPI, Guyana, Thursday, ... Read More

Public Health Ministry confirms 14th COVID death

Public Health Ministry confirms 14th COVID death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 3, 2020

Georgetown, July, 3, 2020: The Ministry of Public Health confirms Guyana’s 14th death from COVID-19 as was widely reported last ... Read More

Mayors call for immediate commencement of President Granger’s second term

Mayors call for immediate commencement of President Granger’s second term

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 30, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Weary of the delay in the declaration of the March 2 General and Regional ... Read More

Sixth COVID-19 case in Bartica confirmed

Sixth COVID-19 case in Bartica confirmed

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- June 30, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday June 30, 2020 According to a release from the Regional Health Officer (RHO) of Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), ... Read More

Toddler among 4 Barticians testing positive for COVID-19

Toddler among 4 Barticians testing positive for COVID-19

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- June 27, 2020

—16 more tests samples awaiting results DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 27, 2020 On Wednesday, the mining town of Bartica saw ... Read More

Bartica records 1st COVID-19 case

Bartica records 1st COVID-19 case

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- June 25, 2020

—10 more individuals tested DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 25, 2020 A Bartician has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), ... 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.