Tag: Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development

$28M excavator handed over to Region Three RDC to enhance agricultural development

$28M excavator handed over to Region Three RDC to enhance agricultural development

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 22, 2021

The Regional Democratic Council (RDC), in Region Three on Wednesday received a $28 million excavator from the Ministry of Local ... Read More

Better roads for Foulis residents

Better roads for Foulis residents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- September 22, 2021

Several community roads, including the main access road in Foulis, East Coast Demerara (ECD) will soon undergo rehabilitation to allow ... Read More

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Education ministry receives donation of 60,000 masks for school children

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 16, 2021

The Ministry of Education on Thursday received some 60,000 face masks from N & S Mattai’s Food Market which will ... Read More

Min. Anand Persaud hands over $9M to Lethem Town Council

Min. Anand Persaud hands over $9M to Lethem Town Council

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- September 14, 2021

- urged council to deliver goods and services to the people Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional ... Read More

Affiance NDC urged to “pull up their socks” – Min. Persaud

Affiance NDC urged to “pull up their socks” – Min. Persaud

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 12, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Anand Persaud, MP, has called on the Neighbourhood Democratic Council ... Read More

Affiance, Columbia residents encouraged to join CPGs to enhance security

Affiance, Columbia residents encouraged to join CPGs to enhance security

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 10, 2021

Residents of Affiance and Columbia, Region Two were encouraged to volunteer with Community Policing Groups (CPGs) to enhance neighbourhood security. ... Read More

Min. Dharamlall warns persons against flood relief fraud

Min. Dharamlall warns persons against flood relief fraud

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 8, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall, MP, has warned persons against collecting the Government’s flood relief grant ... Read More

Ministers Dharamlall, Persaud visit Haags Bosch Sanitary Landfill site

Ministers Dharamlall, Persaud visit Haags Bosch Sanitary Landfill site

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 31, 2021

─ address concerns of nearby residents Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall, MP, and Minister within the ... Read More

Continued support for Region Five flood-affected residents

Continued support for Region Five flood-affected residents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 30, 2021

Flood-affected residents of Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) continue to receive support from the Regional Administration and other stakeholders. Communities including Little ... Read More

Over 7,000 persons employed by Local Government Ministry

Over 7,000 persons employed by Local Government Ministry

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 24, 2021

Approximately 5,500 persons across the country have been employed by the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development to execute ... Read More

Every public-school student will benefit from ‘Because We Care’ grant

Every public-school student will benefit from ‘Because We Care’ grant

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- August 13, 2021

- Minister Persaud Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Anand Persaud MP, recently spearheaded the distribution ... 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.