Tag: Matarkai

PM completes Region One “Because We Care” cash grant distribution

PM completes Region One “Because We Care” cash grant distribution

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 12, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips today concluded a ministerial outreach to Barima - Waini (Region One) where ... Read More

Minister Croal delivers boat, engine to Arakaka village

Minister Croal delivers boat, engine to Arakaka village

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 23, 2021

Minister of Housing and Water, Hon Collin Croal on Wednesday handed over a boat and engine to Arakaka village, Region ... Read More

Generator procured to provide first time electricity to Arakaka

Generator procured to provide first time electricity to Arakaka

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 23, 2021

Over 1000 residents of Arakaka, Region One (Barima-Waini) are set to receive electricity for the first time, following the procurement ... Read More

$111M set aside for internal roads in Matarkai, Region One

$111M set aside for internal roads in Matarkai, Region One

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 24, 2021

Some $111 million has been budgeted to build internal concrete roads in the Matarkai sub-district, Barima-Waini (Region One) this year. ... Read More

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Farming to be sustained in St. Anselm with revetment project

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 20, 2021

- to complement $10M COVID-19 investment grant Residents of St. Anselm in the Mabaruma sub-region can expect an improvement in ... Read More

$96M for sustainable projects in 11 villages in Matarkai sub-district

$96M for sustainable projects in 11 villages in Matarkai sub-district

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 1, 2021

Eleven communities in the Matarkai sub-district, Region One, are the latest beneficiaries of cheques totalling $96 million, which were distributed ... Read More

Phase two of print package distribution starts in Region One

Phase two of print package distribution starts in Region One

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- October 27, 2020

— Matarkai secondary schools to benefit —distribution at Moruca schools complete This week is the beginning of the print package ... Read More

More sport development for hinterland

More sport development for hinterland

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- October 11, 2019

 – Minister of Social Cohesion assures at NTC Conference    DPI, Guyana, Friday, October 11, 2019    Hinterland communities across ... Read More

LGE empowering the people

LGE empowering the people

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 3, 2018

– Minister Sydney Allicock engages Region One residents DPI, Guyana, Sunday, November 03, 2018 Residents within Matthews Ridge in the ... Read More

Matakai youths targetted for social issues awareness programme

Matakai youths targetted for social issues awareness programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 30, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 30, 2017 Probation and Social Services Officer of the Matakai sub district in Region One, Collis ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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