Tag: Guyana Defence Force

‘Exercise Tradewinds’ to prepare Guyana for natural disasters, other threats

‘Exercise Tradewinds’ to prepare Guyana for natural disasters, other threats

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 13, 2021

Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Brigadier Godfrey Bess says the US-sponsored multinational event ‘Exercise Tradewinds’ will ... Read More

Guyana to host two-week Tradewinds military exercise

Guyana to host two-week Tradewinds military exercise

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2021

By Shaquille Bourne and Godfrey Broomes Guyana is set to host the 2021 United States (US) Southern Command-sponsored, multinational, Caribbean ... Read More

Safety of flood-affected persons a priority – President Ali

Safety of flood-affected persons a priority – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 29, 2021

-Reassures distressed residents that Government’s support would be continuous His Excellency Dr. Irfaan Ali this afternoon reassured residents of Mahaicony ... Read More

Yakusari youths to learn basic literacy and numeracy

Yakusari youths to learn basic literacy and numeracy

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 8, 2021

-to reduce delinquency in the community Some 16 youths from Yakusari, Black Bush Polder, Corentyne, Berbice will be afforded the ... Read More

CDC Hands Over Oil Spill Equipment to the GDF Coast Guard

CDC Hands Over Oil Spill Equipment to the GDF Coast Guard

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2021

At a simple handing over ceremony, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) presented a donation of oil spill equipment to the ... Read More

President Ali commissions new GDF helicopter

President Ali commissions new GDF helicopter

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- March 14, 2021

− arrival of BELL 412 EPI Helicopter enhances Force’s air fleet  His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has kept an ... Read More

Acquisition of Bell 412 EPI helicopter heralds new era of training and development  –President Ali

Acquisition of Bell 412 EPI helicopter heralds new era of training and development –President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 13, 2021

His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that the arrival of the new Bell 412 EPI helicopter will not only add ... Read More

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