Tag: Ithaca

Ithaca youths benefit from upgraded basketball facility

Ithaca youths benefit from upgraded basketball facility

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 27, 2022

Minister of Culture Youth and Sport, Charles Ramson Jnr, on Sunday, assisted with the setting up of basketball backstops and ... Read More

Region Five farmers benefit from Govt’s flood relief grants

Region Five farmers benefit from Govt’s flood relief grants

Courdel Jones Courdel Jones- September 5, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall, MP, traveled to Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice), to spearhead the disbursement of ... Read More

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Agri. Minister forms CDC in Ithaca to enhance agriculture production

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 10, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha today returned to Ithaca, Mahaica -Berbice to form the village’s first Community Development Council (CDC). ... Read More

Floodwaters starting to recede in parts of Regions Five, Six

Floodwaters starting to recede in parts of Regions Five, Six

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 5, 2021

- after interventions of Agri. Minister Approximately two weeks after persistent rainfall and overtopping rivers resulted in flooding in all ... Read More

RAID programme reaps benefits

RAID programme reaps benefits

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 15, 2019

-Local farmers enhancing Guyana’s agricultural sector DPI, Guyana, Sunday, December 15, 2019 The Rural Agricultural Infrastructure Development (RAID) project was ... Read More

Agriculture remains an economic bulwark

Agriculture remains an economic bulwark

Ayana George Ayana George- November 16, 2019

─ Ithaca farmers hear DPI, Guyana, Saturday, November 16, 2019 Ithaca residents have been encouraged to transform their community by ... Read More

Ithaca is not forgotten – Ministers Holder and Scott address residents’ concerns

Ithaca is not forgotten – Ministers Holder and Scott address residents’ concerns

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 25, 2019

─ Min. Holder praised for frequent visit since assuming office ─ residents eager to speak their concerns   DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Min. Norton has “fruitful” meeting in Ithaca

Min. Norton has “fruitful” meeting in Ithaca

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 10, 2019

─ Walkabout and meeting constructive and mutually beneficial ─ Minister pledges to network with other Ministers to get prompt action ... Read More

Finance Minister sees positive economic prospects from Mocha RAID Programme

Finance Minister sees positive economic prospects from Mocha RAID Programme

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 1, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 1, 2019 Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan today said the economic prospects are good for farmers ... Read More

Ithaca farmers receive support as RAID project continues to take shape

Ithaca farmers receive support as RAID project continues to take shape

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 30, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 30, 2019 The Rural Agricultural Infrastructure Development (RAID) project is finally taking root in Ithaca as ... Read More

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