Tag: COVID

Region Eight strengthening efforts to fight COVID-19

Region Eight strengthening efforts to fight COVID-19

Neola Damon Neola Damon- October 3, 2021

Regional Health Officer (RHO), of Region Eight, Dr. Ravindra Dudhnauth said systems are being put in place to boost the ... Read More

Gov’t has no plan to shut down churches – Min. Edghill

Gov’t has no plan to shut down churches – Min. Edghill

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 14, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, MP, has said the Government has no intention of closing any church and ... Read More

Government has signed letter of intent to sell carbon credit -President Ali

Government has signed letter of intent to sell carbon credit -President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 28, 2021

-Says agreement has potential to earn hundreds of millions of USD annually His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali disclosed that the ... Read More

38,000 doses of Covid vaccine expected from COVAX in May -Min. Anthony

38,000 doses of Covid vaccine expected from COVAX in May -Min. Anthony

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 27, 2021

The Government is expecting another shipment of Covid vaccines in May to further its robust immunisation campaign against the disease. ... Read More

Gov’t praised for securing COVID-19 vaccines, robust vaccination campaign

Gov’t praised for securing COVID-19 vaccines, robust vaccination campaign

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 23, 2021

Guyanese are praising the President Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali Administration for securing COVID-19 vaccines to safeguard the nation’s health and ... Read More

SEN Officers reaffirm commitment to improving the quality of life of persons with Special Education Needs

SEN Officers reaffirm commitment to improving the quality of life of persons with Special Education Needs

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 15, 2021

The Special Education Needs Officers and theTechnical Staff of the Regional Diagnostic Centre at Turkeyen, today reaffirmed their commitment to ... Read More

President Ali announces two-week tax-free bonus for police

President Ali announces two-week tax-free bonus for police

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 16, 2020

His Excellency, Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali today announced that members of the Guyana Police Force will also be receiving a two-week ... Read More

Wider discussions needed on living in a COVID-19 environment  -President Ali

Wider discussions needed on living in a COVID-19 environment -President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 27, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says there is need for wider discussions on how to live in the COVID-19 ... Read More

Reg. 5 COVID-19 Task Forcemeets

Reg. 5 COVID-19 Task Forcemeets

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 19, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Members of the Regional COVID-19 Task Force for Region 5 are currently meeting to ... Read More

President and First Lady test negative for COVID

President and First Lady test negative for COVID

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 14, 2020

— Tourism and Commerce Minister tests positive DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 14, 2020 His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President ... Read More

President, First Lady tested for COVID-19

President, First Lady tested for COVID-19

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 28, 2020

Georgetown, Guyana – (July 28, 2020) PresidentDavid Granger and First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger were on Monday tested for the Novel ... 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.