Tag: Region Nine

Marudi Mining Agreement is not a new mining licence

Marudi Mining Agreement is not a new mining licence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 30, 2021

-company to conduct prospecting, small miners granted Special Mining Permit   The Ministry of Natural Resources said it has taken ... Read More

New Region 9 Community Health Workers commit to fully serving their communities

New Region 9 Community Health Workers commit to fully serving their communities

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 30, 2021

The 61 new Community Health Workers (CHWs) who graduated on Sunday in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) have committed themselves ... Read More

Upgraded Moco Moco Hydropower plant will add 700kw to grid

Upgraded Moco Moco Hydropower plant will add 700kw to grid

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 29, 2021

Residents of Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) are set to benefit from cheaper, reliable energy as the Government of Guyana ... Read More

61 new Community Health Workers for Region Nine

61 new Community Health Workers for Region Nine

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 28, 2021

The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Region Nine, trained 61 persons to serve ... Read More

Rupununi set to benefit from solar farm

Rupununi set to benefit from solar farm

Neola Damon Neola Damon- November 27, 2021

President of the Rupununi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI), Daniel Gajie has lauded the PPP/C Government for taking significant ... Read More

Education Ministry eyes implementation of TVET programme at St. Ignatius Secondary

Education Ministry eyes implementation of TVET programme at St. Ignatius Secondary

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- November 26, 2021

Students of the St. Ignatius Secondary School, Region Nine, could soon benefit from Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) ... Read More

Better services now being delivered to our people – Region Nine Chairman

Better services now being delivered to our people – Region Nine Chairman

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 25, 2021

Chairman of Region Nine, Brian Allicock said the Upper Takutu/Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) is experiencing better quality services under the ... Read More

Toka village expanding its agri sector

Toka village expanding its agri sector

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 25, 2021

The community of Toka, located in the North Rupununi, Region Nine, is refocusing its attention on agriculture, as part of ... Read More

Hundreds benefit from CH&PA’s house lot distribution in Lethem

Hundreds benefit from CH&PA’s house lot distribution in Lethem

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- November 22, 2021

Some 350 residents of Lethem, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), benefitted from house lot allocations at the Ministry of Housing ... Read More

First of its kind Regional Disaster Management Centre commissioned in Lethem

First of its kind Regional Disaster Management Centre commissioned in Lethem

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 12, 2021

Region Nine is now prepared to handle natural disasters such as droughts and flood, following the commissioning of a Regional ... Read More

GWI Inspects Ongoing Water Supply Improvement Projects in Region Nine

GWI Inspects Ongoing Water Supply Improvement Projects in Region Nine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 1, 2021

A soon-to-be-commissioned water supply system is providing some 500 villagers of Central Parikwarinau with an improved quality and level of ... Read More

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