Tag: vaccines

27.5 per cent of adult population fully vaccinated – Minister Anthony

27.5 per cent of adult population fully vaccinated – Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- July 28, 2021

As a result of the Government’s proactive approach to vaccine procurement, to date more than 27.5 per cent of Guyana’s ... Read More

‘Use your influence to save your people’

‘Use your influence to save your people’

Neola Damon Neola Damon- July 27, 2021

- Minister Anthony tells Region Eight leaders Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP, is appealing to community leaders in ... Read More

Education remains a priority for Govt – Min Manickchand

Education remains a priority for Govt – Min Manickchand

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- July 27, 2021

Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand, MP, on Tuesday told parents that the education of their children remains one of the ... Read More

COVAX vaccine consignment delayed until July

COVAX vaccine consignment delayed until July

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 24, 2021

The consignment of vaccines from COVAX previously scheduled to arrive this month has been delayed until July.This was disclosed by ... Read More

Good turnout at Regions Two, Three drive-through vaccination events

Good turnout at Regions Two, Three drive-through vaccination events

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 21, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says he is pleased the public is still responding well to the COVID-19 ... Read More

Harmon vaccine comments ‘incendiary’ – Dr. Ramsammy

Harmon vaccine comments ‘incendiary’ – Dr. Ramsammy

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 21, 2021

Advisor to the Minister of Health, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy says Opposition Leader, Hon. Joseph Harmon’s comments on Guyana’s COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

Health Minister responds to Harmon’s request for Sputnik V vaccine info

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2021

Thank you for your letter which we received on June 18, 2021, requesting information on Sputnik V Vaccine. An exhaustive ... Read More

Region Six leading vaccination campaign

Region Six leading vaccination campaign

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 3, 2021

-public urged to get inoculated at Ministry’s fixed vaccination sites East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) residents are turning out in huge ... Read More

No shortage of AstraZeneca, Sinopharm vaccines -Minister Anthony

No shortage of AstraZeneca, Sinopharm vaccines -Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 31, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says there is no shortage of second doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca and Sinopharm ... Read More

Govt sparing no effort in vaccination campaign – Minister Todd

Govt sparing no effort in vaccination campaign – Minister Todd

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 11, 2021

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Hugh Todd has said the Government would spare no effort to ensure ... Read More

Fact-check information on Covid vaccines before sharing on social media – Minister Anthony

Fact-check information on Covid vaccines before sharing on social media – Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 4, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony is urging the public to desist from spreading misinformation about the COVID-19 vaccines. ... 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.