Tag: Batavia

Batavia gets $1.3M boat, engine to boost health services

Batavia gets $1.3M boat, engine to boost health services

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- April 2, 2021

- brush cutter to maintain recreational grounds, public compounds Minister of Housing and Water, Hon. Collin Croal on Friday, handed ... Read More

Batavia using $10M investment funds to better residents’ lives

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 7, 2021

Over 500 residents of Batavia village, Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region Seven) would soon benefit from the construction of a $1.5 million wooden ... Read More

Water service expansion for Batavia, Karrau being explored

Water service expansion for Batavia, Karrau being explored

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 27, 2020

—water pollution issues being resolved The Ministry of Housing and Water is exploring plans for better water services to enhance ... Read More

Extension works at Batavia Primary moving apace

Extension works at Batavia Primary moving apace

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 30, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 29, 2019 The extension of the Batavia Primary School in Region 7 is moving apace. It ... Read More

Cost-free travel for Batavia’s nursery students

Cost-free travel for Batavia’s nursery students

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 27, 2019

─ Social Cohesion Department donates boat engine DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 26, 2019 Nursery school children living in the Region ... Read More

“They will come bearing gifts”- Min. Rajkumar

“They will come bearing gifts”- Min. Rajkumar

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 19, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Minister of Business, Haimraj Rajkumar has called on Batavia residents to safeguard the proper ... Read More

Annual Indigenous Heritage Games opens today – six teams defending titles

Annual Indigenous Heritage Games opens today – six teams defending titles

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 20, 2018, Press Release, Ministry of Indigenous Peoples' Affairs The men and women’s football teams of ... Read More

Minister Norton donates sports equipment to Batavia

Minister Norton donates sports equipment to Batavia

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 23, 2018

Georgetown, March 23, 2018 Following a recent visit to Batavia, Region Seven, Minister of Social Cohesion with the Responsibility for ... Read More

Social Cohesion Ministry hosts sensitisation outreach in Region Seven

Social Cohesion Ministry hosts sensitisation outreach in Region Seven

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 8, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, March 8, 2018 Close to 200 persons from several indigenous villages in Cuyuni Mazaruni (Region Seven) yesterday, ... Read More

‘Batavia a place for all’

‘Batavia a place for all’

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 9, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, October 9, 2017 The “multi-nation” community of Batavia on the lower Cuyuni River is home to some ... Read More

‘Proud’ Batavians kick off heritage month celebrations

‘Proud’ Batavians kick off heritage month celebrations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 4, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, September 4, 2017 The start of indigenous month was officially launched in the lower Mazaruni sub region ... Read More

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