Tag: Ministry of Amerindian Affairs

Mahdia miners raise concerns with Natural Resources Minister

Mahdia miners raise concerns with Natural Resources Minister

Natasha Smith Thomas Natasha Smith Thomas- April 19, 2021

Miners and other residents of Mahdia at the weekend met and interacted with the Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram ... Read More

Baramita CSOs hail programme, eager to serve

Baramita CSOs hail programme, eager to serve

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 31, 2021

The Government’s resuscitation of the Community Support Officer (CSO) programme has bolstered the delivery of services in Amerindian villages. During ... Read More

Financial audit looms for some Amerindian villages following complaints

Financial audit looms for some Amerindian villages following complaints

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 31, 2021

- Minister Sukhai Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai has pledged to pursue the audit of several villages due ... Read More

174 hinterland youth to get computer literacy training

174 hinterland youth to get computer literacy training

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 22, 2021

- Minister Sukhai - to aid in rollout of ICT programme in hinterland Several Community Support Officers (CSOs) in Regions ... Read More

Karasabai village council gets $5M to construct benab

Karasabai village council gets $5M to construct benab

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 21, 2021

- money provided through Presidential Grant - key development projects to executed Residents of Karasabai, Region Nine will soon have ... Read More

Gov’t bought 112 tractors to spur agriculture in Amerindian villages

Gov’t bought 112 tractors to spur agriculture in Amerindian villages

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 21, 2021

- 112 ploughs and harrows to be bought   The PPP/C Administration has bought 112 tractors to deliver to Amerindian ... Read More

Guyana to consider setting up seismic monitoring centre

Guyana to consider setting up seismic monitoring centre

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 18, 2021

—consultations to be held with UG, Trinidad and CDEMA —GGMC to monitor data on Region 9 earthquake The Civil Defence ... Read More

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