Tag: drainage

$7.8B assistance for households, farmers affected by floods – President Ali

$7.8B assistance for households, farmers affected by floods – President Ali

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 31, 2021

- $7.3 will be direct cash injection His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has announced that over $7.8 billion would ... Read More

More flood relief supplies for Region Three residents -Minister Indar

More flood relief supplies for Region Three residents -Minister Indar

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 5, 2021

Residents of Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) are set to receive additional flood relief hampers following torrential rains that have ... Read More

Number 7 Village, Berbice to get first health centre

Number 7 Village, Berbice to get first health centre

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 30, 2021

-residents welcome initiative Residents of Number Seven and surrounding communities in the Mahaica-Berbice Region will be soon benefit from improved ... Read More

Drainage works conducted at Bee Hive and Greenfield

Drainage works conducted at Bee Hive and Greenfield

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 21, 2021

Farmers from Bee Hive and Greenfield have expressed thanks to Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha for a timely intervention that ... Read More

Albouystown youth grateful for employment

Albouystown youth grateful for employment

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 14, 2020

-laud Public Works Ministry’s initiative   With Christmas fast approaching, the youth of Albouystown are thankful for the opportunity to ... Read More

Highbury farmer with 60 acres of rice lands get assistance to water crop

Highbury farmer with 60 acres of rice lands get assistance to water crop

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 8, 2020

Rice farmer, Mr. Mohan Singh of Highbury, East Berbice -Corentyne (Region Six) will soon be one of the beneficiaries of ... Read More

Gov’t creating over 100 jobs in Albouystown

Gov’t creating over 100 jobs in Albouystown

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 4, 2020

The Government will employ over 100 persons in Albouystown as it embarks on a major exercise to clear drains in ... Read More

East Coast flooding curtailed as additional pumps installed

East Coast flooding curtailed as additional pumps installed

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- November 3, 2020

—emergency works to clean drains in progress Earlier today Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, along with a team from ... Read More

NDIA expends close to $2M to carry out emergency works to Belladrum canal following commitments made by Agri. Minister

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 22, 2020

Following a meeting with several residents and farmers from Belladrum, Agriculture Minister, Zulfikar Mustapha has once again made good on ... Read More

City residents enjoying cleaner environs 

City residents enjoying cleaner environs 

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- August 26, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 26, 2019 Residents of Charlestown/Albouystown and Norton Street are now enjoying a cleaner, safer city. Several ... Read More

Increased water supply for hinterland communities

Increased water supply for hinterland communities

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- August 23, 2019

─ extensive drainage works done along the coast – Mid-Year Report states DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 23, 2019 Several hinterland ... Read More

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