Tag: Fire

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Inmates to be released in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 15, 2020

—to address overcrowding DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Director of Prisons Gladwin Samuels has disclosed that inmates have begun ... Read More

Public Security Ministry condemns destruction of public buildings

Public Security Ministry condemns destruction of public buildings

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 14, 2020

—assures “full extent of law will be applied to perpetrators” DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 The Ministry of Public ... Read More

Fire at Lusignan Prison extinguished

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 12, 2020

-15 prisoners injured, no deaths -All prisoners accounted for DPI, Guyana, Sunday, July 12, 2020 The Guyana Police Force (GPF) ... Read More

Investigation launched into Mabaruma Doctor’s quarters’ fire

Investigation launched into Mabaruma Doctor’s quarters’ fire

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- June 30, 2020

−Cuban Doctors currently housed at a Guest House DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 A fire of unknown origin which ... Read More

Swift action averts fire at Camp Street Prison

Swift action averts fire at Camp Street Prison

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 20, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 20, 2020 Quick action by prison officers brought an end to a fire that was set ... Read More

Mayor Narine, Councillors, donate to fire victims

Mayor Narine, Councillors, donate to fire victims

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- December 8, 2019

—Min. Ferguson conducts need assessment DPI, Guyana, Sunday, December 8, 2019 Following a visit and needs assessment on Friday, Mayor ... Read More

Linden fire victims get early start to get back on their feet

Linden fire victims get early start to get back on their feet

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, November 25, 2018 Victims of a recent fire in Blueberry Hill, Wismar Linden have received an overwhelming ... Read More

Minister Ally provides aid to Sophia fire victims

Minister Ally provides aid to Sophia fire victims

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 23, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (October 23, 2018) Minister of Social Protection, Ms. Amna Ally, this morning, presented a quantity of relief ... 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.