Tag: Minister of Local Government and Regional Development

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

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

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- 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

Region Five RDC distributes hampers to residents affected by freak storm

Region Five RDC distributes hampers to residents affected by freak storm

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 11, 2022

Residents of Bath Settlement, Region Five who were affected by last Saturday’s freak storm, were presented with food hampers on ... Read More

Over $4B approved for Region Nine

Over $4B approved for Region Nine

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 10, 2022

A whopping $4.1 billion has been approved to ensure significant developments are undertaken in the Upper Takutu/Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) ... Read More

Several Region One communities to get first time electricity

Several Region One communities to get first time electricity

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- February 10, 2022

Hundreds of residents of Wauna, Tobago, Parakese and Yarakita, Region One, are set to receive electricity for the first time ... Read More

Budget for Region 4 birthed from wide consultation

Budget for Region 4 birthed from wide consultation

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 9, 2022

The increased budget for Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica), was birthed from a wide range of consultations, Minister of Local Government and ... Read More

Gov’t urges opposition to join countrywide clean up initiative

Gov’t urges opposition to join countrywide clean up initiative

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 9, 2022

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall, M.P., on Wednesday, urged the APNU+AFC parliamentary opposition to participate in ... Read More

Buses handed over to Wakenaam and Leguan schools

Buses handed over to Wakenaam and Leguan schools

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 22, 2022

-Islands’ NDCs also receive brush cutters Students of Wakenaam and Leguan Islands, Region Three, will now be able to travel ... Read More

Gov’t to conduct community enhancement works for Christmas

Gov’t to conduct community enhancement works for Christmas

Neola Damon Neola Damon- December 9, 2021

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development will undertake more community enhancement works in  Georgetown in time for the ... Read More

More flood relief grants distributed in Region One

More flood relief grants distributed in Region One

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- November 15, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall took the government’s flood relief grant distribution to a number of ... Read More

$346 million primary school for Amelia’s Ward/Bamia

$346 million primary school for Amelia’s Ward/Bamia

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- November 8, 2021

A contract valued $364 million was signed on Monday for the construction of a primary school in Amelia’s Ward/Bamia, Region ... Read More

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