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Region 6 celebrates top CSEC, CAPE performers

Fifty-seven persons were on Friday recognised for their academic achievements in both learning and education delivery. The ceremony, which was held at St Francis Community...

197 students graduate IDCE; commended for “breaking barriers”

The University of Guyana’s Institute of Distance and Continuing Education (IDCE) on Friday evening awarded 197 students across its five centres for successfully completing...

More schools to begin CVQ programme

Hundreds of young people across the country could soon benefit from the Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) programme, as the Ministry of Education is considering...

Textbooks for every primary school child to start soon – Manickchand

For the first time in history, the Education Ministry will be supplying every textbook needed for all primary school children in the public sector...

St. Cuthbert’s Secondary School receives table tennis gear

The Ministry of Education on Friday handed over two complete table tennis sets to St. Cuthbert’s Secondary School. Deputy Chief Executive Officer with responsibility for...

“We cannot close education system” – Pres. Ali as Opposition says school reopening “unorganised”

Addressing concerns over Government’s decision to reopen schools for classroom learning amid a surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, President Dr Irfaan Ali...

Good Hope Secondary for April completion

See below for a statement from the Education Ministry on the completion on  the Good Hope Secondary School: The Ministry of Education wishes to update...

Over 100 Grade Six school drop-outs re-integrated into school system

A commitment by the Ministry of Education to locate and re-integrate the 500 Grade Six students who dropped-out of school following its closure due...

Venezuelan student of Guyanese parentage tops Crane Primary at NGSA

…Education Ministry sets up Migrant Support Unit to assist more children Emily Vaamonde - Beria copped 515 marks at this year’s National Grade Six Assessment...

Grounded by faith, Lindener Niomi Alsopp has been admitted to the bar

By Utamu Belle Lindener Niomi Alsopp knew from a tender age that she wanted to pursue a career in law, but it was her grounded...

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EYEWITNESS: Encounters …and PNC rumbles

Imagine convening a meeting – demanded by the Constitution – between the President and the Opposition Leader to discuss some constitutional appointments taking one-and-a-half...

OPR rec’d 197 complaints thus far for 2022; Police negligence most prevalent

The Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR), which investigates complaints made by the public against serving Police ranks, has seen an increase in reports from...

Active cases spike after 45 new COVID infections detected

In the last 24 hours, another 45 persons have tested positive for COVID-19. This now takes active cases in Guyana up to 319 which includes...

Jagmohan brothers donate 10 vehicles to GPF

El Dorado Mining, the top gold producer for 2021, on Sunday handed over 10 brand new vehicles to the Guyana Police Force (GPF). The handing...

With 53 years of service, Sister Noshella Lalckecharan is Guyana’s longest-serving nurse

By Shane Marks Coordinator of a Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Emergency Nursing, Sister Noshella Lalckecharan continues her reign as the longest-serving nurse of Georgetown Public...

John “Bluetooth” McCoy releases new single

John McCoy, the 23-year-old son of Guyanese politician Kwame McCoy, has no interest whatsoever in the likes of politics, like his father, but he...

“My mother was sick, and I felt helpless” – male nurse on why he...

Many persons make career choices based on a prior experience, and for Dexter Bourne, seeing his sick mother in a helpless state motivated him...

Security guard feared drowned in Canje Creek boat mishap

A security guard is feared drowned after he went missing during a boat mishap in the Canje Creek, Berbice, on Saturday morning. Missing is 29-year-old Kevin...

Anna Regina gets new Police Station; Parika Station remodeled

The security needs of the residents within Anna Regina and the surrounding communities on the Essequibo Coast, Region Two, as well as Parika, Region...

GWI mulls doubling 18,000 e-billing customers by year-end

…automated meter reading app now developed Evolving from its traditional approach of handling customers and complaints, Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is urging stakeholders to get...