Tag: Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig

CDC recognizes promoted GDF Ranks

CDC recognizes promoted GDF Ranks

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 5, 2022

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, today recognized and badged five (5) Guyana Defence ... Read More

CDC awards staff and others for 2021

CDC awards staff and others for 2021

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 22, 2021

The Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, yesterday bestowed awards recognizing hard work and ... Read More

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

EPA investigating oil spill claim offshore Guyana

Kemol King Kemol King- December 5, 2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Sunday that it is investigating claims of an oil spill offshore Guyana. The announcement ... Read More

CDC’s Director General visits Flood Impacted communities in Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10)

CDC’s Director General visits Flood Impacted communities in Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10)

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- August 20, 2021

Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig, Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), traveled to Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region 10) on August ... Read More

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

More persons seeking accommodation at CDC shelters

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 22, 2021

Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig says there has been an increase in the ... Read More

CDC receives $15.6M in cash, hampers to boost flood relief efforts

CDC receives $15.6M in cash, hampers to boost flood relief efforts

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 22, 2021

-commends private sector support The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Tuesday received $15.6 million in cash and supplies from three ... Read More

CDC’s flood relief efforts boosted with more donations

CDC’s flood relief efforts boosted with more donations

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 21, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Monday received several million dollars in cash and items from private entities and non-governmental ... Read More

CDC, CDEMA to begin detailed flood impact assessment next week

CDC, CDEMA to begin detailed flood impact assessment next week

Kemol King Kemol King- June 19, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has held a virtual pre-deployment briefing in conjunction with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency ... Read More

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

COVID-19 protocols being observed at CDC shelters

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 18, 2021

-Regions One, Two should brace for flooding on Monday, Tuesday Director General of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel ... Read More

PM Phillips activates National Emergency Operating Centre

PM Phillips activates National Emergency Operating Centre

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- June 16, 2021

─ for better coordination, response to flooding Prime Minister Hon. Brigadier (ret'd) Mark Phillips on Wednesday activated the National Emergency ... Read More

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