Tag: Hon. Anand Persaud

Affiance NDC urged to “pull up their socks” – Min. Persaud

Affiance NDC urged to “pull up their socks” – Min. Persaud

- September 12, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Anand Persaud, MP, has called on the Neighbourhood Democratic Council ... Read More

Local Govt Ministry inks $650M contracts for infrastructural works

Local Govt Ministry inks $650M contracts for infrastructural works

- June 4, 2021

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development on Friday signed ten contracts valued over $650 million for infrastructural works ... Read More

Minister Anand Persaud takes scholarship programme to Farm, EBD

Minister Anand Persaud takes scholarship programme to Farm, EBD

- May 23, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development Hon. Anand Persaud told residents of Farm and neighbouring communities ... Read More

Minister Persaud urges DeHoop residents to use GOAL scholarships to upgrade themselves

Minister Persaud urges DeHoop residents to use GOAL scholarships to upgrade themselves

- May 19, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Anand Persaud on Wednesday encouraged residents of DeHoop and ... Read More

Caledonia, Good Success residents encouraged to take advantage of scholarships

Caledonia, Good Success residents encouraged to take advantage of scholarships

- May 13, 2021

Residents of Caledonia and Good Success, East Bank Demerara are being encouraged to take full advantage of the Government’s 20,000 ... Read More

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

- February 26, 2021

Minister within Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Anand Persaud says this year’s National Budget exemplifies the PPP/C ... Read More

Electricity for 27 Blairmont families within 45 days

Electricity for 27 Blairmont families within 45 days

- February 10, 2021

Twenty-seven Blairmont families will receive electricity for the first time in years before the end of March. Minister within the ... Read More

EBD villagers pleased with $35M road works

EBD villagers pleased with $35M road works

- February 5, 2021

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development has spent some $35 million to construct asphalt roads in several East ... Read More

Gov’t starts distribution of one-off $1.73B COVID-19 relief fund

Gov’t starts distribution of one-off $1.73B COVID-19 relief fund

- January 30, 2021

-Amerindian villages in Regions Three, Four, Five, Six among first to benefit The Government has started disbursing sums from its ... Read More

Region Nine communities receive $3.8M Presidential Grant

Region Nine communities receive $3.8M Presidential Grant

- December 23, 2020

- Crash Water, Apoteri, Rewa villages benefit Three communities in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) are the latest beneficiaries of ... Read More

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