Because of the successful passage of NCM in December, elections are constitutional to be held in late March 2019. However, in addition to a slew of court challenges to squash that motion, the clarion calls by the Government and their supporters, is for there to be house-to-house registration. Yesterday there was
On Monday, The Guyana Post Office Corporation recommissioned the Wismar Post Office in Linden. The last decade has witnessed a rash of daytime robberies and break-and-enter incidents at nights, many of which were committed or attempted on the days when Pensioners are paid. The latest of such incidents took place
Soon the West Ruimveldt community will be able to access and utilise one of the community grounds in the area. Through a collaboration between the Georgetown City Council, the Ministry of Communities and the office of the Minister within the Ministry of Natural Resources, the ground is being cleared of
The Mashramani ‘All Stars Concert’, on Saturday evening, left the residents of Lethem and surrounding communities clamouring for more. The performers captivated the audience with their boundless energy and songs on social issues, politics and the economy among others. Hosted by the Ministry of Presidency’s Department of Social Cohesion at the
Some one hundred and eighty members and stakeholders from thirty countries, including the Caribbean are in Guyana for the Caribbean Association of National Telecommunications Organizations (CANTO)’s 35th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Mini Expo which officially opened this evening, at the Guyana Marriott Hotel, Kingston Georgetown. CANTO is the leading trade
The Department of Social Protection for Region Ten has teamed up with the Non-Governmental Organisation Blossom Incorporated to provide rehabilitative services to children who are sexually and physically abused. The Blossom Incorporated Child Advocacy Centre was commissioned on January 3 and has already dealt with cases of child abuse referred by
On Friday, more than twenty-five labour officers attached to the Ministry of Social Protection, participated in a two-day Trafficking In Persons (TIP) training course. The officers from Regions Two, Three, Four, Five, Six and Ten 10 will be trained in various procedures aimed at eliminating the issue of trafficking from Guyana.
The King has been dethroned,. On Wednesday Royston King was given a letter terminating of his services as Town Clerk of Georgetown. According to reports the Chairman of the Local Government Commission, Mortimer Mingo noted that termination letter was given due to numerous allegations levied against the embattled town clerk.