Tag: Potaro-Siparuni

Gov’t has restored hope to Region 8 – Minister Sukhai

Gov’t has restored hope to Region 8 – Minister Sukhai

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 4, 2022

Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai, M.P, on Wednesday blasted the former administration for "neglecting" residents of Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni). ... Read More

Gov’t partners deliver toys to Region 8 children

Gov’t partners deliver toys to Region 8 children

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- December 21, 2021

The government is dedicated to young people and for the Christmas season, it is  ensuring all the children, even those ... Read More

Hundreds of Region 8 children receive toys

Hundreds of Region 8 children receive toys

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- December 16, 2021

- compliments of Gov't, Gold Target Export The faces of children in Potaro-Siparuni, (Region Eight) lit up on Tuesday and ... Read More

Parents relieved of transportation burden – as Gov’t provides bus to take Fairview children to school

Parents relieved of transportation burden – as Gov’t provides bus to take Fairview children to school

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- September 26, 2021

Government has delivered a minibus to the village of Fairview, Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni), eliminating the transportation woes of students, who ... Read More

Karisparu Toshao takes Covid-19 vaccine

Karisparu Toshao takes Covid-19 vaccine

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 17, 2021

-encourages others to get vaccinated Toshao of Karisparu, in Potaro-Siparuni (Region Eight), Candace Evans is encouraging persons to get vaccinated ... Read More

Kopinang health services reach boosted with new ATV

Kopinang health services reach boosted with new ATV

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 14, 2020

The Ministry of Health has handed over a $2.5 million all-terrain vehicle (ATV) to Potaro-Siparuni (Region-Eight) to increase residents’ access ... Read More

Emergency works to start on collapsed Tiger Creek bridge

Emergency works to start on collapsed Tiger Creek bridge

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 3, 2020

─contractor to conduct assessment The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) is taking steps to have emergency works done on ... Read More

Amerindian communities will benefit from RDCs resources

Amerindian communities will benefit from RDCs resources

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 24, 2020

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall says Amerindian communities can expect to benefit directly from resources ... Read More

Region Eight tightens COVID-19 screening, sensitisation efforts

Region Eight tightens COVID-19 screening, sensitisation efforts

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 27, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 Since the emergence of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Guyana, it has quickly moved ... Read More

Mahdia welcomes announcement regional Technical Institutes

Mahdia welcomes announcement regional Technical Institutes

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 13, 2020

―Applaud region’s development in last four years.   DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 13, 2020 With the commissioning of the $130Million Hinterland ... Read More

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