Former President David Granger on Friday urged the Guyana Government to correct what he described as its ‘diplomatic mistake’ of removing, but not replacing, its ambassador in Brasilia. Speaking on the theme of Brazil’s defence diplomacy during his Public Interest Programme, Mr. Granger said that Brazil had been a reliable strategic partner which supported Guyana’s sovereignty consistently in the face […]

…says Gov’t has been in constant contact with Russia President Irfaan Ali has announced that, in the next 5-7 days, Guyana can expect a shipment of second doses of the Russian-made Sputnik-V vaccines, even as it has been reported that thousands have been awaiting their second jab for quite some time. “As of now, we’re expecting — based on what […]

…stresses need for comprehensive approach to tackle raging COVID-19 pandemic People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) Executives, Dr. Karen Cummings, MP and Dr. Richard Van West Charles, on Thursday, said it is time for the Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony to ‘step up’ or ‘step aside’ as they expressed disappointment over the poor management of the COVID-19 pandemic in the […]

…warns against using vaccine type to curtail int’l travel   President Irfaan Ali urged world leaders not to implement measures that would hinder the free flow of international travel based on the type of vaccine administered. “The access to vaccines saw the world polarized.  I know, I speak on behalf of many leaders when I say that we must not now […]

…as Covid spreads many schools still awaiting sanitisers, other amenities The South Rupununi District Council (SRDC) has registered its concerns over the rising cases of Covid-19 at the Aishalton Primary School. In a statement the council also expressed concerns about the reopening of schools, especially in the South Rupununi. “The SRDC applauds the Government of Guyana’s efforts to reopen physical […]

Amid a spike in infections and deaths resulting from the Coronavirus here, the Ministry of Health said it is boosting the capacity of the Infectious Diseases Hospital to house more patients. Guyana has recorded 740 deaths thus far. According to a Department of Public Information release, the second floor of the Infectious Diseases Hospital at Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara, has […]

Two persons have  reportedly died in a accident at 53 Miles Buckhall, police have said According to a statement police said that they have received reports of a fatal incident which occurred at 53 miles up the Buckhall trail where unconfirmed reports suggest that the owner and driver of a T.M truck and a porter have been confirmed dead and […]

A cane cutter operating at Uitvlugt, West Coast Demerara was crushed by an excavator on Wednesday. Dead is Deochand Lallchand 62, of Patentia, West Bank Demerara. Police in a statement said that enquiries disclosed that the cane harvester was in the estate backdam picking up bundle of  cane a short distance away behind the excavator which suddenly started to reverse […]

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