Tag: Potaro-Siparuni

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

Successful Debate in Patamona wraps up activities for IYIL  

Successful Debate in Patamona wraps up activities for IYIL  

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 22, 2020

MOIPA: In late December 2019, the Ministry of Indigenous Peoples' Affairs held its first-ever debate in the Patamona language. The ... Read More

Kato Secondary School gets ICT boost!

Kato Secondary School gets ICT boost!

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- October 27, 2019

– school receives tablets to improve education delivery   DPI, Guyana, Sunday, October 27, 2019 The Ministry of Education has been ... Read More

$1M Resource Centre for Mahdia Secondary 

$1M Resource Centre for Mahdia Secondary 

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- October 4, 2019

– Resource Centre to benefit scores of live-in students – centre named after outstanding educator    DPI, Guyana, Friday, October ... Read More

Mahdia airstrip road upgrades to kickstart

Mahdia airstrip road upgrades to kickstart

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 9, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 9, 2019 Roadworks designed to improve the connectivity within the Potaro-Siparuni Region are set to commence ... Read More

New lab for Kato Cottage Hospital

New lab for Kato Cottage Hospital

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 5, 2019

─ making services more accessible to North Pakaraimas residents ─ as Reg. 8 RHO envisions comprehensive health service delivery DPI, ... 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.