Tag: Region Eight

Resident doctor to be appointed to Monkey Mountain Health Centre

Resident doctor to be appointed to Monkey Mountain Health Centre

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 5, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony has promised to appoint a resident doctor to the Monkey Mountain Health Centre in ... Read More

Monkey Mountain benefits from $7M truck

Monkey Mountain benefits from $7M truck

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 5, 2021

Students in Monkey Mountain and surrounding communities in Region Eight would now able to attend school regularly, following the commissioning ... Read More

Flood relief hampers delivered to Region Eight miners

Flood relief hampers delivered to Region Eight miners

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- July 15, 2021

Miners in Black Water St. Elizabeth, Potaro Landing, Rebel Hole, and White Water, Region Eight are the latest to benefit ... Read More

Mahdia, surrounding communities benefit from Covid relief hampers

Mahdia, surrounding communities benefit from Covid relief hampers

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 6, 2021

—residents commend initiative Hundreds of households in Mahdia and surrounding communities in Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) are beneficiaries of COVID-19 food ... Read More

Gov’t invests $94M to improve Region 8 water delivery

Gov’t invests $94M to improve Region 8 water delivery

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 2, 2021

Over 1,400 residents in Potaro-Siparuni (Region Eight) will soon benefit from enhanced water supply following the signing of three contracts ... Read More

Over 111,000 persons receive first Covid vaccines

Over 111,000 persons receive first Covid vaccines

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 23, 2021

- as vaccination campaign continues - Min. Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says over 111,000 individuals have ... Read More

Fastac and Acoushi ants’ bait programme to be reintroduced to Amerindian communities

Fastac and Acoushi ants’ bait programme to be reintroduced to Amerindian communities

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 27, 2021

- Min Sukhai Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Hon. Pauline Sukhai says Government is taking steps to boost agriculture production in ... Read More

Mahdia District Hospital A&E to undergo renovations -RHO

Mahdia District Hospital A&E to undergo renovations -RHO

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 9, 2021

Region Eight Regional Health Officer (RHO) Dr. Ravindra Dudhnauth says rehabilitation of the Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department at the ... Read More

Region Eight plans to strengthen health services

Region Eight plans to strengthen health services

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 8, 2021

-outreaches, deployment of doctors in the works -RHO Region Eight Regional Health Officer (RHO) Dr. Ravindra Dudhnauth saysthe approval of ... Read More

Region Eight installs COVID-19 screening site

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 6, 2021

- to curb transmission Region Eight Regional Health Officer (RHO) Dr. Ravindra Dudhnauth says the installation of a COVID-19 screening ... Read More

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