Tag: Mahaica-Berbice

“Cash grant should not be seen as compensation but as a form of assistance to return to the land”

“Cash grant should not be seen as compensation but as a form of assistance to return to the land”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 17, 2021

-Minister Mustapha tells Region Five farmers during flood-relief grant distribution exercise On Friday, Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha spearheaded the government’s ... 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

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- 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

Robust education campaign in Region Five results in low Covid cases

Robust education campaign in Region Five results in low Covid cases

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 5, 2021

-Regional Chairman Region Five Regional Chairman Mr. Vickchand Ramphal has said since the first Covid case was recorded in Guyana ... Read More

Region Five residents to benefit from more access, services

Region Five residents to benefit from more access, services

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 14, 2020

- Minister Teixeira Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon. Gail Teixeira has assured residents of Mahaica-Berbice (Region Five) that ... Read More

Become familiar with the COVID regulations – Region 5 Deputy Commander

Become familiar with the COVID regulations – Region 5 Deputy Commander

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 21, 2020

—drivers, conductors, passengers must follow protocols to prevent spread —Persons will be charged for breaching COVID orders DPI, Guyana, Friday, ... Read More

Training sessions conducted; PPE distributed as GuySuCo enforces strict protocols for workers

Training sessions conducted; PPE distributed as GuySuCo enforces strict protocols for workers

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 19, 2020

— more lorries to be procured for transporting staff DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Members of Region Five’s Regional ... Read More

Reg. 5 focused on COVID-19 containment after recording first case

Reg. 5 focused on COVID-19 containment after recording first case

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 19, 2020

— multi-stakeholder approach laid out — Rapid Emergency Response Team and hotlines established In light of Region Five recording its ... Read More

Heavy land rent to be reversed; sugar estates will re-open 

Heavy land rent to be reversed; sugar estates will re-open 

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- August 15, 2020

– PPP/C Gov't continues to deliver on manifesto promises  – Min. Mustapha commits to addressing critical agriculture issues in Region 5 ... Read More

No confirmed cases of COVID  19 in Region 5

No confirmed cases of COVID  19 in Region 5

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 17, 2020

- Officials working assiduously to maintain current status DPI Guyana, Friday, July 17, 2020 Mahaica-Berbice, Regional Health Officer Dr. Desmond ... Read More

Leadership in action

Leadership in action

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 27, 2020

―Coalition government has record of development – PM Nagamootoo DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 27, 2020  Residents of Rosignol were told ... Read More

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 26, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has invested $109.7Million in the establishment of a ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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