Tag: Kevin Samad

Gov’t stands ready to assist flood victims – Min. of State

Gov’t stands ready to assist flood victims – Min. of State

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 1, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 30, 2019 “We are in a state of readiness,” proclaimed Minister of State, Hon. Dawn Hastings-Williams ... Read More

Govt working to rectify Mahaicony sea defence breach

Govt working to rectify Mahaicony sea defence breach

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- July 7, 2019

─ excavators deployed to assist farmers ─ tons of boulders placed at affected site, more to arrive on Wednesday DPI, ... Read More

MOPI addressing overtopping at West Demerara

MOPI addressing overtopping at West Demerara

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 2, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 02, 2018 Chief Sea and River Defence Officer at the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Kevin Samad ... Read More

Govt. to address shortfall in material for sea, river defence projects

Govt. to address shortfall in material for sea, river defence projects

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 1, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 1, 2018. In light of the rapid degradation and erosion of the country’s coastline over the ... Read More

Ruimzeight sea defence work will not jeopardize livelihoods – Chief Sea and River Defence Officer

Ruimzeight sea defence work will not jeopardize livelihoods – Chief Sea and River Defence Officer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 30, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Residents of Ruimzeight, West Coast Demerara (WCD), can rest assured that the ongoing sea-defence ... Read More

Dislodged seawall barriers replaced

Dislodged seawall barriers replaced

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Sunday, October 08, 2017 Emergency works were today completed on the Georgetown seawall after approximately twelve concrete wave ... Read More

Sea, river defence works to heighten this year

Sea, river defence works to heighten this year

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 7, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Saturday, January 7, 2017 Workers working on a sea defence structure on the East Coast of Demerara The ... Read More

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