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Thursday, September 16, 2021

2 more Covid-19 deaths recorded

The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of December 22, 2020, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Blood donations spoiled in transit to GPHC from Suddie Hospital

– Councillor of the Region Two Regional Democratic Council (RDC), Arnold Adams has called on the RDC to ensure that the Suddie Hospital...

Covid: 137 new cases, death toll climbs to 293

Two more persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the country’s death toll to 293. The latest fatalities are two men,...

PCR/antigen test still required after vaccination for overseas travel

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony is advising the public that an RT-PCR or antigen test is still required for overseas travel, even after...

22 new Covid-19 cases recorded

The country has also recorded 22 new cases of the novel coronavirus, which now takes the total positives to 8648. There are currently six persons...

Guyana uses plasma antibodies to treat COVID-19 case

Convalescent plasma is defined as the plasma that is extracted from the blood of a person who has recovered from a disease, and then...

19 Cuba-trained doctors sworn in to medical profession

A batch of Cuba-trained doctors, on Saturday, August 25, 2018, was sworn into the medical profession. These doctors underwent six years of theoretical training...

Health Minister confirms two cases of Microcephaly in Guyana

Public Health Minister Dr George Norton has confirmed that two cases of the birth defect Microcephaly have been detected within the last three weeks...

Former Miss Jamaica dies of sickle cell complications

(Jamaica Gleaner) Former Miss Jamaica Universe, Shakira Martin, 30, died in a Florida hospital yesterday from complication with the sickle cell disease. She spent her last...

65-Y-O man from Region Five dies from Covid-19

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of January 27, 2021, one more person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Recent Articles

Essequibo man dies after crashing into utility pole

A driver attached to the Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) was on Wednesday evening killed after he reportedly lost control of...

Deadly Police Operation: GPF says it has ‘no desire to conceal the truth’

Statement issued by the Guyana Police Force: Cognisant of a statement issued by Attorneys Konyo Sandiford and Nigel Hughes, representing the Boston family following the...

Residents continue protest for justice over killing of Dartmouth businessman

Residents of Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) continued to protest into the night, demanding that justice be served in relation to the...

32% of police officers fully vaccinated against Covid-19

Commissioner of the Guyana Police Force (GPF), Nigel Hoppie has revealed that at least 75 per cent of his officers have received the first...

Just before being fired, Lowenfield renewed assistant’s contract for 3 years

One of former Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield’s final acts before he was sent on leave and ultimately fired from the Guyana Elections...

17 schools forced to close after teachers test positive for Covid-19

Just days into the new school term, COVID-19 outbreaks have forced the closure of 17 schools across Guyana, according to Education Minister Priya Manickchand....

Eyewitness: Who do they think they’re fooling…

…with the protests? PNC-wannabe-leader Aubrey Norton was nabbed by the Police on Monday for allegedly “leading an illegal procession”. He and a dozen others were...

Deadly Police Operation: Family demands independent probe

Statement from Attorney representing the Boston family on the murder of Junior Orin Boston at Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast: On Wednesday the 15th day of September...

Officer in fatal shooting of Essequibo man under close arrest; nothing illegal found at...

The officer who pulled the trigger on a rifle which resulted in the death of 29-year-old Orin Boston of Dartmouth, Essequibo Coast in Region...

9 more Covid deaths; 1 fully vaccinated, 2 partially vaccinated

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that of September 14, 2021, nine more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...