Tag: Region Nine

No more slave camps under my watch says Minister Hamilton

No more slave camps under my watch says Minister Hamilton

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 7, 2020

-Labour officers to be present in each region Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton says there will no more slave ... Read More

$25,000 household cash grant distribution starts in Region Nine

$25,000 household cash grant distribution starts in Region Nine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 3, 2020

Over 195 Nappi (Region Nine) residents were able to benefit today from the $25,000 per household COVID-19 relief cash grant ... Read More

Two children test positive for COVID-19 in Region 9

Two children test positive for COVID-19 in Region 9

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 22, 2020

−Total confirmed cases in the region stand at three DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 22, 2020 Region Nine, Upper Takatu-Upper Essequibo ... Read More

Goods coming from Brazil to Lethem to be sanitised

Goods coming from Brazil to Lethem to be sanitised

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 25, 2020

−As efforts continue in Region 9 to prevent imported COVID-19 cases from Brazil DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 25, 2020 The ... Read More

Region Nine on guard against COVID-19

Region Nine on guard against COVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- March 28, 2020

−Several measures implemented −Strict monitoring at borders DPI, Guyana, Saturday, March 28, 2020 The Upper Takatu-Upper Essequibo region, which shares ... Read More

Community Health Workers for Regs. 7 & 8

Community Health Workers for Regs. 7 & 8

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 14, 2020

−Expected to graduate in April −Concluding training with six weeks preceptorship DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 14, 2020 Twenty-five persons from ... Read More

Parikwaranau – South Rupununi Community benefits from Ministerial Contributions

Parikwaranau – South Rupununi Community benefits from Ministerial Contributions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 23, 2020

The Minister of Natural Resources Hon. Raphael Trotman continues to make considerable efforts to improve the lives of Guyanese living ... Read More

Providing safe and fast transportation

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- November 25, 2019

― Yakarinta gets outboard engine DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 25, 2019 Christmas came early for residents of Yakarinta North Rupununi ... 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.