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Over 2800 dengue cases recorded for the year so far

Guyana has already recorded over 2800 dengue cases for 2024, advisor to the Ministry of Health, Dr Leslie Ramsammy has revealed. Specifically, a total of...

Guyana renders assistance following medical emergency onboard AirEuropa

See full statement: Medical Emergency Onboard AirEuropa Flight Prompts Swift Response at Cheddi Jagan International Airport The control tower at Cheddi Jagan International Airport received a...

16 technicians selected for overseas ultrasound training

The Ministry of Health is preparing to roll out sonography or ultrasound training within the next two months through its Health Sciences Education Division...

CHI performs first successful transcatheter aortic valve implantation in Guyana

The Caribbean Heart Institute (CHI) on Friday performed the first successful Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI), also known as Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR),...

Deaths of Berbice siblings may not be dengue-related, samples sent to lab for diagnosis...

As investigations continue into the deaths of the Berbice siblings who died a day apart from each other, health officials have sent samples to...

Berbice siblings died from dengue complications – Dr Anthony

The Berbice brother and sister who died a day apart had complications associated with dengue fever, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony has revealed. Speaking to...

“Words can’t express how much they mean to me” – mother demands answers, justice...

By: Andrew Carmichael “Words can’t express how much they mean to me, dem is me children,” expressed Rihanna Persaud, the mother who lost her nine-year-old...

Health Ministry investigating deaths of siblings at NA

See full statement from the Ministry of Health:  MOH investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two children in New Amsterdam (Georgetown- April 18, 2024)- The...

Moruca children receive cleft lip repair surgeries through FFTP programme

Two young children from the hinterland regions of Guyana have received life-changing cleft lip repair surgeries, thanks to the support of Food for The...

GPHC, Gift of Life Int’l launch 1st paediatric cardiac mission of 2024

The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), in collaboration with Gift of Life International (GOLI) an international non-profit organization that provides lifesaving cardiac treatment to...

Recent Articles

New Forest, East Canje to get first-time electricity supply by July

New Forest, East Canje Berbice, Region Six, and its surrounding communities will be able to access electricity for the first time by the end...

Letter: Norton’s “sudden death” 30-day PNCR notice is a sign of desperation

Dear Editor, Aubrey Norton’s “sudden death” 30-day notice of the June PNCR congress is an act of a desperate man who sees the reality of...

Guyana National Forest Certification System attains int’l endorsement

Following the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification’s (PEFC) recognition of the Guyana National Forest Certification System (GNFCS), the Ministry of Natural Resources...

Minibus drivers can be charged for not having a conductor – GPF

In a recent televised episode of ‘Traffic and You’, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) clarified regulations for minibus operations, emphasising that drivers can face...

Family demands thorough probe into death of murder suspect in lock-ups

The Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) has been tasked with investigating the death of a Corentyne farmer who allegedly died while in custody at...

Almost 40,000 vehicles imported last year compared to 14,000 in 2019

  With almost 40,000 vehicles imported by Guyanese in 2023, over double what was imported in 2019, this is just one manifestation of what President...

7 students at Port Mourant Training Centre test positive for dengue

    Seven students housed at the Port Mourant Training Centre (PMTC), Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) have reportedly tested positive for dengue. This was only after...

Govt mulls possible investment in wind energy at Leguan – GEA Head

The Government is actively studying the wind potential in the country to decide on possible investments in this source of renewable energy. This was revealed...

Let’s forge a new path guided by the principles of justice, equality, and freedom...

See statement from the Peoples National Congress:  As we celebrate Guyana’s 58th independence anniversary, we take pride in the progress our nation has made since...

Reflect on the valiant efforts of those who made untold sacrifices – PPP/C

See full statement from the Peoples Progressive Party:  Our attainment of Independence resulted from sustained struggles during which selfless sacrifices were made. It was a...