Tag: NDIA

Minister Mustapha commissions $144.5 million in machinery to improve drainage in the Pomeroon

Minister Mustapha commissions $144.5 million in machinery to improve drainage in the Pomeroon

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 9, 2022

Farmers from communities along the Pomeroon River, Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region Two) are once again singing praises to the government, as yet ... Read More

Govt’s drainage and irrigation interventions reaping massive benefits

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- June 9, 2022

The proactive approach by the Government of Guyana to mitigate the challenges of climate, especially in the country’s agricultural zones, ... Read More

Gov’t advancing nationwide cultivation to meet increasing food demand

Gov’t advancing nationwide cultivation to meet increasing food demand

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- March 8, 2022

The PPP/C Administration remains committed to investing heavily in all areas of the agriculture sector, to ensure sustainable food security ... Read More

Gov’t to commence preliminary work ahead of construction of multi-door sluice in Reg. 6

Gov’t to commence preliminary work ahead of construction of multi-door sluice in Reg. 6

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 14, 2022

-construction of pump stations at Adventure, BBP to commence this year -min. Mustapha underscores the need for strengthening country’s drainage ... Read More

Gov’t to modernise, upgrade infrastructure to enhance water management

Gov’t to modernise, upgrade infrastructure to enhance water management

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 1, 2022

Government will continue to modernise and upgrade infrastructure nationwide, to advance water management as strategically guided by the Low Carbon ... Read More

Agri. Minister deploys pumps to relieve flooding in affected communities in Region Three

Agri. Minister deploys pumps to relieve flooding in affected communities in Region Three

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 29, 2021

Persistent rainfall across parts of Guyana’s Coast over the last 48 hours has left many homes in several communities in ... Read More

Agri. Minister pledges continued support for Region Three farmers

Agri. Minister pledges continued support for Region Three farmers

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 22, 2021

Agriculture Minister, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha M.P. on Tuesday afternoon met with farmers from several farming communities in Region Three (Essequibo ... Read More

Vendors bemoan flood waters in capital city

Vendors bemoan flood waters in capital city

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- December 10, 2021

─ call on City Council to address issue Guyana is experiencing another season of heavy and consistent rainfall. On Friday, ... Read More

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory  for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Seasonal Forecast & Advisory for the Secondary Rainfall Season

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 8, 2021

Rainfall There’s a high chance for wetter than usual (above-normal) conditions across all Administrative Regions for the period December, 2021 ... Read More

Agri ministry inks $2.7B in contracts to boost food sector

Agri ministry inks $2.7B in contracts to boost food sector

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 13, 2021

The Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday awarded a total of 15 contracts valued $2.7 billion to several qualified bidders for ... Read More

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