Tag: Sophia

100 Sophia residents benefit from gov’t’s business grant

100 Sophia residents benefit from gov’t’s business grant

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 2, 2022

Some 100 residents of Sophia, Georgetown on Saturday benefitted from the government’s $250, 000 business grant. This is a part ... Read More

More Small Business Owners Benefit from Capacity Building Training through Adequate Housing Programme

More Small Business Owners Benefit from Capacity Building Training through Adequate Housing Programme

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 22, 2022

Seven (7) business owners of Sophia, Georgetown, whose livelihoods were disrupted by infrastructure works under Phase Two of the Adequate ... Read More

Sophia recreational facility more than 50 percent completed

Sophia recreational facility more than 50 percent completed

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- December 30, 2021

Works on the construction of the $51M multipurpose facility in Section ‘C’ Sophia, Georgetown is moving apace. The multipurpose recreational ... Read More

GNBS hosts blood drive to observe World Blood Donor Day

GNBS hosts blood drive to observe World Blood Donor Day

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 16, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) today Wednesday, June 16 hosted a Blood Drive in collaboration with the National ... Read More

Gov’t cuts cost on $275.5M UG road upgrades with new technology

Gov’t cuts cost on $275.5M UG road upgrades with new technology

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 13, 2021

-geotextile tubes to replace expensive revetment works The Government is using technological solutions to reduce the cost attached to the ... Read More

Minister Rodrigues engages Sophia residents on GOAL scholarships

Minister Rodrigues engages Sophia residents on GOAL scholarships

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 7, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Housing and Water, Hon. Susan Rodrigues on Friday, engaged residents of Sophia, Greater Georgetown, encouraging ... Read More

Minister Dharamlall meets Sophia residents on jobs, water, other issues

Minister Dharamlall meets Sophia residents on jobs, water, other issues

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 16, 2021

-assures them of Govt’s commitment to their development Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has assured ... Read More

Ministry to assist five Sophia families affected by fire

Ministry to assist five Sophia families affected by fire

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- April 15, 2021

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security (MoHSSS) will be offering varied assistance to five families that were displaced ... Read More

President Ali joins family to bid farewell to 10-year-old Anthony Cort

President Ali joins family to bid farewell to 10-year-old Anthony Cort

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 21, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, this morning, joined family members of the late Anthony Cort at Sandy's Funeral Parlour ... Read More

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