Tag: Guyana

Region Seven welcomes opportunity to pursue GOAL scholarships

Region Seven welcomes opportunity to pursue GOAL scholarships

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 7, 2021

Residents of Bartica and nearby communities on Friday welcomed the Government’s Guyana Online Academy of Learning (GOAL) 20,000 scholarship initiative, ... Read More

$166.5 million contract signed for expansion of Northwest Secondary School

$166.5 million contract signed for expansion of Northwest Secondary School

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 7, 2021

The Ministry of Education on Friday signed a contract valued $166.5 million (US $832,883.96) for the expansion of the Northwest ... Read More

Vaccination best option to save lives, exit Covid pandemic – President Ali

Vaccination best option to save lives, exit Covid pandemic – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- May 7, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has said the best option of Guyana exiting the COVID-19 pandemic is vaccination. He ... Read More

Gov’t scholarships a “second chance” for Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Gov’t scholarships a “second chance” for Guyanese – Minister Edghill

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 6, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill has said the Government’s 20,000 Guyana Online Academy of Learning (GOAL) scholarships ... Read More

Over 150,000 immunised against COVID-19

Over 150,000 immunised against COVID-19

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 6, 2021

Guyana has achieved another milestone in the fight against COVID-19, with some 150,694 individuals immunised against the disease. During Thursday’s ... Read More

Over $1 billion in expired drugs, medical supplies found in regional bonds

Over $1 billion in expired drugs, medical supplies found in regional bonds

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 6, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said auditors have found over $1 billion in expired medications and medical ... Read More

‘Keep your children off the streets’

‘Keep your children off the streets’

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- May 6, 2021

– Minister Persaud warns parents, guardians Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Vindhya Persaud is urging parents ... Read More

Over 10,000 persons vaccinated against Covid in Region Two

Over 10,000 persons vaccinated against Covid in Region Two

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 5, 2021

−as vaccination drive continues Over 10,000 persons in the Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region Two) have been immunised against the deadly COVID-19 as ... Read More

Gov’t partnering with private groups to provide easy access to COVID-19 vaccines – Dr Mahadeo

Gov’t partnering with private groups to provide easy access to COVID-19 vaccines – Dr Mahadeo

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 5, 2021

Director General of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo, says the Government is committed to ensuring that the adult ... Read More

National Dialogue hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture to inform on groundbreaking UN Summit on the Future of Food

National Dialogue hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture to inform on groundbreaking UN Summit on the Future of Food

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 5, 2021

As food systems around the world continue to recover from the shock of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Agriculture ... 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.