Tag: Mahaica-Berbice

Region Five men must fight against toxic masculinity – Minister Edghill

Region Five men must fight against toxic masculinity – Minister Edghill

- November 20, 2022

– Says exhibit “strength under control” at MOM launch   In keeping with the theme of this year's international Men's ... Read More

Public urged to lend assistance to EMTs at the scene first – Min Benn

Public urged to lend assistance to EMTs at the scene first – Min Benn

- November 16, 2022

Persons who are present at any accident or emergency scene are being encouraged to assist Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) in ... Read More

$28.7M Onverwagt Fire Station commissioned

$28.7M Onverwagt Fire Station commissioned

- November 15, 2022

- Emergency Medical Services extended to Region Five   A $28.7 million fire station was on Monday commissioned at Onverwagt, ... Read More

Over $313M in ‘Because We Care’ grants for Region Five students

Over $313M in ‘Because We Care’ grants for Region Five students

- August 2, 2022

A total of $313,950 million will be disbursed to some 10,465 learners in Mahaica-Berbice, Region Five, through government’s ‘Because we ... Read More

Gov’t equips riverine students in Region 5  with school items

Gov’t equips riverine students in Region 5  with school items

- June 15, 2022

Hundreds of students attending schools along the Mahaicony River are now better equipped to learn with the supply of exercise ... Read More

CDC assesses storm at Bath Settlement, Mahaica-Berbice, Region 5

CDC assesses storm at Bath Settlement, Mahaica-Berbice, Region 5

- May 9, 2022

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) yesterday,  Saturday May 7, received reports of a freak storm occurring over the Bath Settlement ... Read More

“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”

- 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

- 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

- 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

- 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

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.