Tag: Minister within Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

Local gov’t organs being boosted to be development partners – Minister Persaud

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 26, 2021

Minister within Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Anand Persaud says this year’s National Budget exemplifies the PPP/C ... Read More

EBD villagers pleased with $35M road works

EBD villagers pleased with $35M road works

Neola Damon Neola Damon- February 5, 2021

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development has spent some $35 million to construct asphalt roads in several East ... Read More

Gov’t starts distribution of one-off $1.73B COVID-19 relief fund

Gov’t starts distribution of one-off $1.73B COVID-19 relief fund

Neola Damon Neola Damon- January 30, 2021

-Amerindian villages in Regions Three, Four, Five, Six among first to benefit The Government has started disbursing sums from its ... Read More

Region Nine communities receive $3.8M Presidential Grant

Region Nine communities receive $3.8M Presidential Grant

Neola Damon Neola Damon- December 23, 2020

- Crash Water, Apoteri, Rewa villages benefit Three communities in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) are the latest beneficiaries of ... Read More

Region Nine children benefit from $50M school uniform, supplies vouchers

Region Nine children benefit from $50M school uniform, supplies vouchers

Neola Damon Neola Damon- December 19, 2020

The Government has disbursed school uniform and supplies vouchers valued $50 million to benefit school children in Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo ... Read More

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