Tag: Wakenaam

NAREI helping Wakenaam farmers to better manage pests and diseases

NAREI helping Wakenaam farmers to better manage pests and diseases

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 5, 2021

- reducing infestation whilst increasing production Wakenaam is being positioned to be a major contributor to food production in Guyana. ... Read More

Development opportunities for every region – President Ali

Development opportunities for every region – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 8, 2021

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali is confident that the creation of opportunities within the country will be spread across ... Read More

Min. Benn hands over boat to Leguan/Wakenaam CPG

Min. Benn hands over boat to Leguan/Wakenaam CPG

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- November 28, 2020

Minister of Home Affairs Hon. Robeson Benn today handed over a boat to the Wakenaam and Leguan Community Policing Group ... Read More

Press Release – Wakenaam to benefit from new excavator

Press Release – Wakenaam to benefit from new excavator

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 11, 2020

-MoA to work with Regional Officials to construct drying floor for rice farmers -Extension officers to assist farmers with coconut ... Read More

Wakenaam to get excavator for drainage works

Natasha Smith Thomas Natasha Smith Thomas- November 11, 2020

-Agriculture needs assessment for Hogg Island, Leguan Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha has pledged to ensure that critical drainage ... Read More

Government talks development for Regions Two, Three

Government talks development for Regions Two, Three

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 11, 2020

His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has assured residents of Regions Two and Three that they can expect to see ... Read More

Gov’t slashes transport costs for Wakenaam rice farmers

Gov’t slashes transport costs for Wakenaam rice farmers

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 4, 2020

─approximately $3.5M in savings time be recorded ─farmers praise the historic subsidies The Government has agreed to new transportation subsidies ... Read More

Ferry services modified to facilitate increased goods, food transport

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 16, 2020

—Leguan, Wakenaam, Supenaam, Bartica ferry schedules change — no more than 200 passengers allowed per trip DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April ... Read More

‘Wakenaam can teach the rest of the country a valuable lesson’ 

‘Wakenaam can teach the rest of the country a valuable lesson’ 

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- November 18, 2019

− island thriving, has potential to be self-sufficient   DPI, Guyana, Monday, November 18, 2019   Wakenaam, located in the ... Read More

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