Tag: earthquake

Minister Benn meets with Geological specialist to derive possible solutions regarding Earthquake assessment and impact

Minister Benn meets with Geological specialist to derive possible solutions regarding Earthquake assessment and impact

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 8, 2021

Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn today met with a team comprising  of Geological Specialist from University of the ... Read More

Minister Benn and team conduct earthquake assessment in Sawariwau, Katoonarib

Minister Benn and team conduct earthquake assessment in Sawariwau, Katoonarib

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 7, 2021

- allays residents’ fears about aftershocks Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn has dispelled the fears of residents in ... Read More

Region 9 Administration Providing Support to Families Affected by 5.7 Magnitude Earthquake in Region 9

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 2, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) continues to monitor the impact of the 5.7 magnitude earthquake which was felt across Guyana ... Read More

CDC monitoring earthquake aftermath

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 31, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission Commission received reports of an earthquake with a shallow depth of 10 km and an epicenter ... Read More

Message of Condolence from the Government and people of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana to earthquake-stricken Haiti

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (October 8, 2018) On behalf of the Government and People of Guyana, His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, ... Read More

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake hits Venezuelan Coast

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake hits Venezuelan Coast

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 22, 2018

- tremors felt in Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada and Columbia DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 21, 2018 At 17:30hrs today, ... Read More

WHAT TO DO IN AN EVENT OF AN EARTHQUAKE

WHAT TO DO IN AN EVENT OF AN EARTHQUAKE

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 21, 2018

If You are indoors During an Earthquake Ensure you do the following if you are indoors during an earthquake: DROP ... Read More

Guyana stands in solidarity with disaster-affected Mexico 

Guyana stands in solidarity with disaster-affected Mexico 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 21, 2017

Department of Public Information, Thursday, September 21, 2017 The Government and people of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, express profound ... Read More

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