Tag: Pandemic

Guyana commits to providing strong leadership on climate change and food security – President Ali

Guyana commits to providing strong leadership on climate change and food security – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 18, 2021

- Tells Sixth Summit of CELAC that Latin America and Caribbean must enhance collaboration His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali today ... Read More

Essequibians urged to take pandemic seriously, get vaccinated

Essequibians urged to take pandemic seriously, get vaccinated

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 11, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, has issued a clarion call to residents in the Pomeroon-Supenaam Region to make ... Read More

Senior citizens turn out at COVID-19 vaccination drive on Essequibo Coast

Senior citizens turn out at COVID-19 vaccination drive on Essequibo Coast

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 11, 2021

—urge others to get vaccine to save lives, return to normalcy Senior citizens on the Essequibo Coast turned out in ... Read More

Gov’t plugs $58M into eight Region Seven Amerindian communities

Gov’t plugs $58M into eight Region Seven Amerindian communities

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 5, 2021

- Minister Teixeira urge leaders to ensure transparency in projects Government has plugged $58 million into eight Amerindian communities in ... Read More

Audit of COVID-19 cash grant ‘pink forms’ almost complete  -Minister Dharamlall

Audit of COVID-19 cash grant ‘pink forms’ almost complete -Minister Dharamlall

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 15, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall says the audit of the query forms (pink slips) for ... Read More

President Ali brightens season for dozens of elderly persons

President Ali brightens season for dozens of elderly persons

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 19, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali in his ongoing effort to bring relief to families during the pandemic, distributed hampers ... Read More

COVID-19 grants stimulating the economy  -Dr. Singh

COVID-19 grants stimulating the economy -Dr. Singh

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 4, 2020

Senior Minister in the Office of the President with responsibility for Finance, Dr Ashni Singh says the $25,000 COVID-19 relief ... Read More

Kenyan President congratulates President Ali

Kenyan President congratulates President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 4, 2020

- expresses desire for closer relations     His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has received a congratulatory letter from His ... Read More

Sweeping relief intervention measures to be announced

Sweeping relief intervention measures to be announced

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 2, 2020

- President Ali tells residents during outreach along Soesdyke-Linden Highway His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, today, accompanied by Members ... Read More

Punitive measures being considered to ensure full adherence of COVID-19 protocols – AG

Punitive measures being considered to ensure full adherence of COVID-19 protocols – AG

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- August 29, 2020

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Hon. Mohabir Anil Nandlall has said more coercive and punitive measures could be ... Read More

“We have started to deliver to the people” – PM Phillips

“We have started to deliver to the people” – PM Phillips

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- August 16, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, August 16, 2020 While the fight against the coronavirus pandemic continues, Prime Minister of the Cooperative Republic ... 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.