Tag: GDF

Prime Minister attends Brigadier Gary Beaton’s retirement parade

Prime Minister attends Brigadier Gary Beaton’s retirement parade

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- March 12, 2021

Brigadier Gary Beaton’s took his last salute today in front of Prime Minister, Hon. Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips, following 35 ... Read More

Gov’t remains committed to ICJ process – President Ali

Gov’t remains committed to ICJ process – President Ali

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- March 4, 2021

- will not discuss matter outside ICJ -CARICOM condemns Venezuela aggression The Government of Guyana remains fully committed to the ... Read More

President Ali unveils new signboard at Kaikan Primary School

President Ali unveils new signboard at Kaikan Primary School

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 11, 2020

- lauds GDF ranks for community engagement His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, joined residents and teachers from the ... Read More

GDF remains an apolitical national institution – says Brigadier Bess

GDF remains an apolitical national institution – says Brigadier Bess

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 4, 2020

─ reminds staff of their obligations to the nation  DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 With the swearing-in of Guyana’s ... Read More

Allow GECOM to do its work, APNU+AFC Rep says.

Allow GECOM to do its work, APNU+AFC Rep says.

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 26, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 26, 2020 The sitting Chair of CARICOM, Prime Minister of Barbados, the Hon. Mia Mottley is ... Read More

President Granger visits injured GDF ranks

President Granger visits injured GDF ranks

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

- Investigation launched into cause of explosion; fireworks display cancelled Georgetown, Guyana (February 22, 2020): President David Granger, this afternoon, ... Read More

Fireworks display welcomes Guyana’s first oil

Fireworks display welcomes Guyana’s first oil

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 18, 2020

Fireworks display welcomes Guyana’s first oil DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 17, 2020 This evening, the Guyana Defense Force lit the ... Read More

GDF positioning to better protect Guyana’s borders

GDF positioning to better protect Guyana’s borders

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 16, 2020

-2,272 ranks trained in 2019 DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 16, 2020 The Guyana Defence Force is boosting its human resource ... Read More

GCAA hosts emergency simulation exercise

GCAA hosts emergency simulation exercise

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- January 15, 2020

— aimed at assessing medical services’ response times DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Aimed at assessing the readiness of ... Read More

35 GDF Officers promoted

35 GDF Officers promoted

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 1, 2020

–another 783 other ranks advanced DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 1, 2020 To usher in 2020, 35 officers of the Guyana ... Read More

Linden commissions two community centres, women’s shelter

Linden commissions two community centres, women’s shelter

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- August 22, 2019

- ‘use them to promote development’ - DG Harmon DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 22, 2019 Youths and women in Region ... Read More

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