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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

‘No big impact on service delivery’ – Health Minister says of Covid outbreak at...

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony today confirmed that there has been a mild outbreak of Covid-19 at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) whereby...

9-month-old boy among 6 more Covid deaths

Six more persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the country’s death toll to 1039. SEX                  AGE REGION DATE OF DEATH Vaccination Status Male 9...

Another Covid-19 death takes toll to 193

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has informed that as of February 24, 2021, another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has...

M&CC begins sanitisation of public spaces

The Georgetown Municipality in collaboration with the Guyana Fire Service, commenced sanitising city streets as a measure to combat the spread COVID-19. The cleaning is...

2 more COVID-19 deaths in Region 4; 136 new cases

The Ministry of Health (MOH) reported today that two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This now takes the...

Surge in active Covid cases detected in Regions 3 & 4

Regions Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) and Four (Demerara-Mahaica) have seen a rise in active Covid-19 cases, according to Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony. To date,...

Labour Minister says 2021 Budget to cater for five-year scholarship programmes to train doctors

The PPP/C Government’s 2021 Budget will cater for five-year scholarship programmes to train doctors to ensure hospitals are better staffed. Minister of Labour Joseph Hamilton...

PAHO urges countries to step up coronavirus testing; 348 persons tested in Guyana so...

The Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Carissa F. Etienne, has called for accelerated and expanded testing for COVID-19 in countries of...

Region 2 man is latest COVID fatality; 34 new cases

Another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died, according to the Ministry of Health today. This latest fatality is a 57-year-old...

Covid: 4 more deaths, 100 new cases

Guyana today recorded four more Covid-19 deaths, taking the overall death toll to 582. The latest fatalities are all women, aged 34, 44, 70 and...

Recent Articles

Pickup driver remanded for crashing into crowd, killing man

Shazad Sattaur of Glasgow Housing Scheme, East Bank Berbice (EBB) was today slapped with a series of charges in relation to the fatal accident...

25 smart classrooms to be established in 2023 – Manickchand

In keeping with the Education Ministry’s vision of incorporating technology to transform the education sector, 25 smart classrooms are expected to be established or...

6 more solid waste sites to be established – Dharamlall

Some $1 billion has been allocated in this year’s budget specifically for solid waste management interventions, while another $885 million is set aside to...

First Lady named ‘Godmother’ of Guyana’s third FPSO

Guyana’s third Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel – the Prosperity – was officially dedicated by First Lady Mrs. Arya Ali and company...

Buxton protesters demand suspected drug trafficker be released from custody – Ministry

See full statement from Home Affairs Ministry: An intelligence-led operation this morning resulted in the interception of a motor vehicle bearing registration number PRR 6703...

Excel Guyana forges strategic alliance with Inver Group

Excel Guyana has announced a strategic alliance with Inver Group, a firm specialising in the distribution of metal building solutions and construction materials including...

Guyanese-born actress Letitia Wright conferred with Honorary Doctorate

Black Panther star Letitia Wright was this morning conferred with an Honorary Degree, Doctor of Letters, from the University of Guyana. The University held an...

Protests erupt at Buxton over CANU operation

Residents of Buxton, East Coast Demerara (ECD) have begun protesting following an operation conducted by the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) in the area. Details surrounding...

Letter: No Lost and Found at CJIA, Timehri?

Dear Editor, As a citizen of this country, and one who was a beauty Ambassador of Guyana for several years, I wish to express my...

Berbice man charged with attempted murder of wife

  Businessman Khemadatt Persaud was today charged with the attempted murder of his reputed wife, Deoranie Badal called “Marcy”. He made his appearance before Magistrate Rabindranauth...