Specialised Health Reaches Orealla, Siparuta

Residents of Orealla and Siparuta took advantage of a health initiative that saw a wide array of specialised health services being brought to them. The outreach was a collaboration between the Ministry of Public Health’s Regional Health Services department collaborated with the Region 6 health department. Services included Voluntary Counselling

5th Linden Riverfront Festival Kicks Off

The fifth annual Linden Riverfront Festival was, on Friday evening, declared open by Director-General (DG) of the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon. The event, which runs from June 28 to July 1, 2019, is being held under the theme, ‘‘Embracing the River’’. The festival was conceptualised by Samuel Wright and

$126M Roadworks From White Hill To Issano 90% Completed

Issano road is located some 75 miles from the Bartica-Potaro road it extends approximately 52 miles to the Issano Landing in Region 7. Currently, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure is working around the clock to rehabilitate the Issano road which runs between White Hill to Issano Landing. Residents living along Issano

Pres. Granger Acknowledges Opposition Leader’s Acceptance to Meet

President David Granger has acknowledged Opposition Leader, Bharat Jagdeo’s acceptance of an invitation to discuss the appointment of a new Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman. On Friday, Director-General (DG) of the Ministry of the Presidency, Joseph Harmon wrote Opposition Chief Whip, Gail Teixeira acknowledging receipt of her letter dated June 25,

Charles Ceres To Sue Jagdeo Over Misinformation

Opposition leader Bharrat Jagdeo could soon find himself before the Court as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ground Structures Engineering Consultants (GSEC), Charles Ceres plans to file a lawsuit against misinformation which Jagdeo has shared. The Geotechnical Engineer and Groundwater Hydrologist was among a list of persons Jagdeo sought to malign

‘Beyuka Irekida’ – A Showcase Of Indigenous Culture

Guyana’s rich Indigenous culture was showcased through music, storytelling and poetry at this evening's, ‘Beyuka Irekida’ – a musical gathering in Arawak, at the Heritage Village, Sophia Exhibition Centre, Georgetown. The event was an informal one where persons voluntarily performed in their respective Indigenous language to a packed audience of students

Gas Prices Reduced

The Guyana Oil Company Limited (GUYOIL) has announced a reduction in prices for Gasolene and Gasoil (LSD) as of Friday, June 28. The reduced prices for Super 95 Gasolene and Gasoil are as follows: Retail prices for Super 95 Gasolene are from $224 per litre to $214 per Litre and Gasoil