Tag: flooding

100 food hampers distributed to flood-affected Kaikan residents

100 food hampers distributed to flood-affected Kaikan residents

- August 27, 2022

Flood-affected residents of Kaikan and surrounding communities in Region Seven, on Saturday received food hampers as part of the government’s ... Read More

Gov’t provides flood relief to El Passo, other Region 8 residents

Gov’t provides flood relief to El Passo, other Region 8 residents

- June 23, 2022

Government is sparing no effort in supporting persons affected by flooding countrywide. On Thursday, residents of El Passo/Tumatumari, and Micobie, ... Read More

G/Town M&CC continues to neglect City’s drainage structure

G/Town M&CC continues to neglect City’s drainage structure

- June 21, 2022

- several pumps, sluices without operators in the height of the rainy season Although the government has made several calls ... Read More

Lethem residents commend swift gov’t action during flood – state of normalcy returning

Lethem residents commend swift gov’t action during flood – state of normalcy returning

- May 31, 2022

Residents of Lethem and its environs, affected by the recent flooding in Region Nine, are returning to a state of ... Read More

Agri. Minister orders emergency works in Reg. 5 following instances of flooding due to heavy downpour

Agri. Minister orders emergency works in Reg. 5 following instances of flooding due to heavy downpour

- May 24, 2022

  Over the past two days, the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) executed a series of emergency works in ... Read More

Region 10 reports flooding

Region 10 reports flooding

- May 23, 2022

The Toshao at Rockstone, Upper Demerara-Upper Berbice (Region 10) has confirmed that some homes are flooded due to recent heavy ... Read More

Reports of flooding confirmed in Region 9

Reports of flooding confirmed in Region 9

- May 23, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today can confirm reports of significant flooding in Upper Takutu - Upper Essequibo (Region 9). ... Read More

Min. Mustapha says Gov’t monitoring drainage systems to mitigate flooding

Min. Mustapha says Gov’t monitoring drainage systems to mitigate flooding

- May 7, 2022

NDIA to address issues of clogged drains in Port Mourant & other neighbouring communities on the Corentyne Coast Agriculture Minister, ... Read More

Prime Minister lauds proactive response to flooding

Prime Minister lauds proactive response to flooding

- December 15, 2021

-Calls on citizens to play their part in keeping their environment clean Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips today lauded ... Read More

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

Over 90% of coastal drainage infrastructure operational – PM

- December 13, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, said that over 90 per cent of drainage infrastructure, including pumps and sluices, are ... Read More

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