Tag: Chief of Staff

‘Exercise Tradewinds’ to prepare Guyana for natural disasters, other threats

‘Exercise Tradewinds’ to prepare Guyana for natural disasters, other threats

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 13, 2021

Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Brigadier Godfrey Bess says the US-sponsored multinational event ‘Exercise Tradewinds’ will ... Read More

GDF, US Dept. of Defense sign logistics agreement

GDF, US Dept. of Defense sign logistics agreement

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 12, 2021

- to facilitate logistical support, training other efforts The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) today signed an Acquisition and Cross-Service Agreement ... Read More

Kato residents praise President Ali for swift intervention

Kato residents praise President Ali for swift intervention

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 23, 2020

-Extension to dorms other projects possible in 2021 Residents of Kato in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) have praised His Excellency President ... Read More

Gov’t launches Operation CoviCurb to reinforce safety protocols

Gov’t launches Operation CoviCurb to reinforce safety protocols

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 1, 2020

─over 5000 participants to be part of campaign ─GDF to deploy no less than 500 troops The Government is embarking ... Read More

GDF promotes five ranks

GDF promotes five ranks

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 29, 2020

The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) has announced the promotion of five ranks. Among these is Commander of the Coast Guard, ... Read More

GDF positioning to better protect Guyana’s borders

GDF positioning to better protect Guyana’s borders

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 16, 2020

-2,272 ranks trained in 2019 DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 16, 2020 The Guyana Defence Force is boosting its human resource ... Read More

‘Safe space’ for abused women and girls being constructed in Amelia’s Ward

‘Safe space’ for abused women and girls being constructed in Amelia’s Ward

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 6, 2019

– Lindeners welcome the initiative ─ govt will ensure shelters are available to women countrywide ─ fight to end domestic ... Read More

“Lest we forget” – Remembrance Day 2017 observed

“Lest we forget” – Remembrance Day 2017 observed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 12, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, November 12, 2017 Government officials, members of the military and diplomatic corps along with veterans from the ... Read More

GDF officers complete senior command course

GDF officers complete senior command course

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, September 30, 2016 Officers of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) today graduated from the Senior Command and ... Read More

Philips to pursue civilian life of service to country

Philips to pursue civilian life of service to country

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 30, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, September 30, 2016 Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defense Force, Brigadier General, Mark Philips, will end ... Read More

TWENTY – SIX COMMENCE TRAINING ON LEADER SERGEANTS COURSE

TWENTY – SIX COMMENCE TRAINING ON LEADER SERGEANTS COURSE

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2016

Thursday July 7, 2016 Twenty - Six students have commenced training on the Leader Sergeants Course (LSC), the third of ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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