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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Health benefits doled out is a condition of service for public officials – Dr...

By Radha Motielall - Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon has defended the medical assistance provided to government ministers/officials by stating that it has been...

Balwant Singh Hospital now equipped to do open heart surgery

The Balwant Singh Hospital is now equipped to conduct cardiac surgery including open heart surgery on children. This development will ease the burden of...

Over $2.2B spent on Covid vaccines to date – Health Minister

The Guyana Government has spent over $2.2 billion to date on COVID-19 vaccines for the nation. Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony,  provided this information...

Covid-19 deaths surpass 300 as two more die

The country's Covid-19 death toll has surpassed 300, following the demise of two more individuals who were infected with the virus. The death toll now...

Kwakwani Hospital needs urgent expansion – Dr Inniss

By Lakhram Bhagirat Kwakwani, one of Guyana’s premier logging communities, has been on the cusp of rapid development for a number of years, but it...

Teacher dies moments after giving birth at NA Hospital

By: Andrew Carmichael A 22-year-old teacher of Waruni, Berbice River, died on Thursday at the New Amsterdam Hospital moments after giving birth to her first...

17 new COVID-19 cases

Guyana has recorded another 17 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of novel coronavirus cases in the country up to 430. This was revealed...

Younger age groups now dying from Covid-19 – Dr Anthony

Data gathered in recent weeks show that more individuals from lower age groups are succumbing to the novel coronavirus disease. This is according to Health...

Covid-19 death toll climbs to 277

The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of April 21, 2021, another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has...

World must ‘pull together’ to find and fund vaccine

(BBC) European leaders have pledged support for a plan to raise €7.5bn (£6.6bn; $8.3bn) to find a coronavirus vaccine in a jointly signed open...

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...