Tag: Guyana Defence Force

Press Release – CDC volunteers strengthen National COVID-19 response

Press Release – CDC volunteers strengthen National COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 27, 2020

Participants of the Civil Defence Commission’s Volunteer Emergency Response Team (CDC VERT) have been integral in the response to the ... Read More

GDF personnel interact with the public as ‘Operation CoviCurb’ expands

GDF personnel interact with the public as ‘Operation CoviCurb’ expands

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- October 4, 2020

Football at the Georgetown Football Club and cricket at Durban Park this afternoon had a good mix of fun, competition, ... Read More

‘Operation CoviCurb’ fans out across country

‘Operation CoviCurb’ fans out across country

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 3, 2020

Ranks from the Guyana Police Force and the Guyana Defence Force today, continued to distribute masks and educate the public ... Read More

Gov’t launches Operation CoviCurb to reinforce safety protocols

Gov’t launches Operation CoviCurb to reinforce safety protocols

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 1, 2020

─over 5000 participants to be part of campaign ─GDF to deploy no less than 500 troops The Government is embarking ... Read More

Pres Granger presents Brig. Godfrey Bess with Instruments of Commission

Pres Granger presents Brig. Godfrey Bess with Instruments of Commission

Paul McAdam Paul McAdam- July 1, 2020

—Bess appointed acting Chief of Staff of the GDF —to build on the Force’s achievements over the past 5 years ... Read More

“State Commission and Instrument of Commission not mere certificates”

“State Commission and Instrument of Commission not mere certificates”

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- June 25, 2020

—Pres. David Granger tells newly commissioned officers DPI, Guyana, Thursday, June 25, 2020 The award of “State Commission and Instrument ... Read More

President Granger saddened at passing of GDF soldiers

President Granger saddened at passing of GDF soldiers

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- April 30, 2020

—BOI launched into incident DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 30, 2020 His Excellency President David Granger has expressed his heartfelt sympathy ... Read More

Explosion leaves three GDF ranks dead, one injured

Explosion leaves three GDF ranks dead, one injured

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- April 30, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 30, 2020 Three ranks of the Guyana Defence Force are now dead and another injured following ... 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.