Tag: Lethem

Minister Benn urges Fire Advisory Board to address deficits related to firefighting

Minister Benn urges Fire Advisory Board to address deficits related to firefighting

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 4, 2021

Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Robeson Benn on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, attended the third meeting of the recently reconstituted ... Read More

Sod turned for Lethem Regional Guyana Water Inc. and Regional Housing Office

Sod turned for Lethem Regional Guyana Water Inc. and Regional Housing Office

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2021

Staying true to his promise to improve and strengthen regional services across the country, Minister of Housing and Water the ... Read More

Prime Minister says Gov’t committed to regional radio stations

Prime Minister says Gov’t committed to regional radio stations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 23, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, said that his Government is committed to maintaining and establishing regional radio stations. The ... Read More

GNBS orders destruction of non-complying cigarettes in Lethem

GNBS orders destruction of non-complying cigarettes in Lethem

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 18, 2021

The Product Compliance Department of the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) ordered the destruction of 290 cases (290,000 packs) ... Read More

Health Talks and Vaccination Drive

Health Talks and Vaccination Drive

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 5, 2021

The Supreme Court of Judicature has embarked upon a series of Covid 19 sensitization programs to raise its staffs’ awareness ... Read More

Region Nine health department stepping up vaccination efforts

Region Nine health department stepping up vaccination efforts

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 24, 2021

- RHO Despite positive responses from Region Nine residents to the Government’s COVID-19 immunisation campaign, Regional Health Officer (RHO), Dr. ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccination campaign welcomed in Region Nine

COVID-19 vaccination campaign welcomed in Region Nine

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- March 18, 2021

− residents urge everyone to get inoculated Approximately 805 persons, including healthcare workers, persons ages 60 years and older and ... Read More

$185 million Lethem aerodrome runway commissioned

$185 million Lethem aerodrome runway commissioned

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 13, 2021

The transformation of the Lethem Aerodrome into a regional hub is closer to realisation, as the Ministry of Public Works ... Read More

CORE programme being revamped to lead beautification of Guyana- Min. Edghill

CORE programme being revamped to lead beautification of Guyana- Min. Edghill

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- March 12, 2021

-$30 million allocated for programme Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill on Friday said there will be a ... Read More

GTA completes two First Aid & CPR training sessions in Lethem

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 3, 2021

-53 participants trained in areas such as CPR, cardiac emergencies and dealing with sudden illnesses During January 25-28, 2021, the ... 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.