Tag: Upper Takatu/Upper Essequibo

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

PM Nagamootoo champions Coalition record in Indigenous communities

PM Nagamootoo champions Coalition record in Indigenous communities

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 29, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, February 29, 2020 Indigenous communities have seen growth under the Coalition Government. This was the assertion of ... Read More

‘Govt has delivered, gets grade ‘A’ – Parishara residents

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 24, 2019

— “I see more development, and it is better for my children" — Coalition Govt gets "Grade A" for transformational ... Read More

Kumu to consider tourism potential 

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 24, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, November 24, 2019 Minister of Public Telecommunications, Hon. Catherine Hughes urged residents of Kumu in the Upper ... Read More

$137M in upgrades for Lethem airstrip

$137M in upgrades for Lethem airstrip

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 19, 2019

─ works to kickstart in 2 weeks DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 19, 2019 Lethem’s airstrip in Region 9, Upper Takutu-Upper ... Read More

Aranaputa residents urged to seek areas to initiate growth and development

Aranaputa residents urged to seek areas to initiate growth and development

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 17, 2019

– Min. Felix reminded residents the region has an abundance of resources – Ministerial Outreach to Rupununi Region continues DPI, ... Read More

SLED to empower Region Nine residents this year

SLED to empower Region Nine residents this year

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 16, 2019

Ministry of Social Protection, Press Release - Saturday, February 16, 2019 The Ministry of Social Protection’s Sustainable Livelihood Entrepreneurial Development ... Read More

GDF, GWI officials complete well-drilling training

GDF, GWI officials complete well-drilling training

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 28, 2018

─ training facilitated by Brazilian Army ─ wells were officially commissioned today ─ exercise formed part of the project where ... Read More

An easier way to give birth

An easier way to give birth

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 13, 2018

– Region 9 health workers benefit from Lamaze training DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Healthcare providers continue to be ... 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.