Tag: Vaccination

PM’s Office to partner with youth organisation in COVID-19 campaign

PM’s Office to partner with youth organisation in COVID-19 campaign

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 16, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips through his office, will collaborate with Junior Chambers International (JCI) Guyana, in a campaign to ... Read More

Pandemic can only be managed if all Guyanese act responsibly – President Ali

Pandemic can only be managed if all Guyanese act responsibly – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 12, 2021

- Urges citizens to work as a “collective” and to take more responsibility His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that ... Read More

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-Min. Anthony encourages public to get the jab Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said the COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

Covid may change Phagwah celebrations, but does not lessen its significance

Covid may change Phagwah celebrations, but does not lessen its significance

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- March 28, 2021

- Minister McCoy Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Public Affairs, Hon. Kwame McCoy says ... Read More

Guyana to receive 224,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines next week

Guyana to receive 224,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines next week

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 26, 2021

- safeguarding nation’s health priority - President Ali His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali says Guyana is set to receive ... Read More

Government aiming to vaccinate 10,000 citizens per day – President Ali

Government aiming to vaccinate 10,000 citizens per day – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 24, 2021

- Guyanese 40-and-over eligible by next week The Government of Guyana will be aiming to vaccinate as many as 10,000 ... Read More

Fly All Ways to join airlines servicing Guyana – Minister Edghill

Fly All Ways to join airlines servicing Guyana – Minister Edghill

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 20, 2021

-Cabinet gives no-objection Surinamese airline, Fly All Ways, is the latest addition to the Guyana skies as the local aviation ... Read More

PM receives 80,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines from India

PM receives 80,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines from India

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 7, 2021

- Encourages Guyanese to embrace vaccination Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips has expressed his gratitude to the Indian Government ... Read More

Baramita Health Post receives new ATV

Baramita Health Post receives new ATV

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 23, 2018

─ in support of immunisation programme ─ close to attaining 100% immunisation coverage DPI, Guyana, Friday, November 23, 2018 The ... Read More

Universal vaccination coverage – a key Public Health focus

Universal vaccination coverage – a key Public Health focus

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 13, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, March 13, 2018 The Ministry of Public Health through its Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) is looking ... 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.