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70-Y-O fully vaccinated woman among latest Covid deaths

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of September 15, 2021, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Authorities mull closing non-essential health services to deal with potential Covid surge

Healthcare facilities across the country will be “reprioritised” to facilitate the rising number of hospitalisations for Covid-19 Health minister, Dr. Frank Anthony, said with the...

Family demands probe after Covid patient suddenly dies after doctors claimed she was improving

…questions why Hospital decreased oxygen on Covid patient with “severely damaged lungs” By: Amar Persaud The Wong family is demanding a full-blown investigation into the operations...

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...

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....

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...

Over 3300 active Covid cases in Guyana

Guyana currently has over 3300 active Covid-19 cases – a worrying development which Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony says persons should take note of. In...

Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha concerned over rising Covid cases, deaths; urges vaccination

Statement from the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha: The Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha notes with concern the recent and rapidly escalating numbers of positive COVID-19 cases...

Persons can now wait up to 180 days for second dose Sputnik V –...

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony, says in spite of the delays in getting the second dose Sputnik V vaccine, persons should not be afraid...

Partially vaccinated man among 5 latest Covid deaths

Five more persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the country's death toll to 692. The latest fatalities are three women...

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8 more COVID-19 deaths recorded

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of September 25, 2021, eight more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Child Protection Week: “I am doing something that I am passionate about” – Probation...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Child Protection Week runs from September 20–26, and this year it is being observed under the theme, “Together, Let’s Keep Children Safe”....

Child Protection Week: Philip Leon Anthony – C&PA’s longest serving male Child Protection Officer

By Lakhram Bhagirat Philip Leon Anthony started his journey as a Child Protection Officer with the Childcare and Protection Agency (C&PA) on November 16, 2009,...

Child Protection Week: Child Protection Officers provide essential services at a great risk −...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Child Protection Officers are an integral part of ensuring the safety of children while in the hands of their caregivers. They are...

Venezuela Govt, Opposition talks derailed after Govt no-show

− in wake of Pres Ali’s rebuttal of Venezuelan tactics at CELAC, UNGA Talks between the Venezuelan Government and its Opposition, which were supposed to...

Agnela Patil’s Namaste Yoga beckons healthier lifestyle for Guyanese

By Rupa Seenaraine With the sprouting of newer lifestyle trends aimed at promoting greater well-being, Agnela Patil is reintroducing yoga and its abundant rewards, and...

President Ali, VP Jagdeo support EPA’s decision to bypass EIA for new DHB

— say high span bridge likely to have less impact than current floating one President Dr Irfaan Ali and Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo have both...

Pedestrian crushed to death by truck at Eccles

A 77-year-old woman was this morning crushed to death by a truck as she was crossing the road at Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD). Dead...

Dharamlall urges City Constabulary to enforce law against litterbugs

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development Nigel Dharamlall has called on the City Constabulary to enforce the law against litterbugs. “We have not been...

Over 250 jobs to be created as MoU signed for call centre in Linden

  More than 250 persons in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) will soon be gainfully employed following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...