Tag: COVID-19

Minister Anthony says clarity needed on CDC recommendation

Minister Anthony says clarity needed on CDC recommendation

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 20, 2021

─ to administer additional doses of FDA-approved vaccines Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony says there needs to be clarity ... Read More

Agriculture is Alive and Well – CWA 2021 launched

Agriculture is Alive and Well – CWA 2021 launched

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 16, 2021

over 50 exhibitors from across the region to participate in virtual four-day exhibition Last Wednesday, CARICOM hosted a virtual launch ... Read More

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 16, 2021

The Ministry of Education on Thursday received some 60,000 face masks from N & S Mattai’s Food Market which will ... Read More

Over 73 per cent of Region Nine adolescents receive COVID-19 vaccine first dose

Over 73 per cent of Region Nine adolescents receive COVID-19 vaccine first dose

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 16, 2021

Approximately 73.6 per cent of adolescents in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) have received the first dose of the ... Read More

Proactive approach taken to get police ranks vaccinated

Proactive approach taken to get police ranks vaccinated

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 15, 2021

─ Woman Deputy Superintendent Sullivan The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has taken a proactive approach to encourage ranks to be ... Read More

Health Minister appeals to pregnant women to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Health Minister appeals to pregnant women to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 15, 2021

Affirming that the COVID-19 vaccine is safe to take during pregnancy, Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, is again ... Read More

Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha urges all to get vaccinated

Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha urges all to get vaccinated

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 15, 2021

The Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha notes with concern the recent and rapidly escalating numbers of positive COVID-19 cases and deaths. ... Read More

Condolences at the passing of Mr. Maxwell Thom

Condolences at the passing of Mr. Maxwell Thom

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 14, 2021

It is with deep and profound sadness that I learnt of the untimely passing of Mr. Maxwell Thom, C.E.O. and ... Read More

“Get vaccinated to reap your benefits” – PM tells Region Two

“Get vaccinated to reap your benefits” – PM tells Region Two

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 13, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret'd), Mark Phillips, MP,  at the weekend encouraged residents of Region Two, to ensure both themselves and ... 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.