Yearly Archives

2018

141 Venezuelans treated for gastroenteritis

A total of 141 Venezuelans have been treated for gastroenteritis in Blackwater Village, Region One, the Ministry of Public Health has revealed following a meeting of the National Multi-Sectoral Coordinating Committee on Monday. In a…

Flood ravaged T&T declines regional help

- Food short­ages, high­er food prices and un­usu­al health threats may be loom­ing fol­low­ing re­cent floods - but on the plus side var­i­ous coun­tries have reached out to Trinidad and To­ba­go of­fer­ing as­sis­tance. Guyana, for…

Bourda Coconut vendor robbed at gunpoint

A 49-year-old coconut vendor who plies his trade at the Bourda Market has alleged that he was attacked by two gunmen in the wee hours of Sunday at the corner of Robb Street and Orange Walk. John McKenzie of Buxton, East Coast Demerara,…

GFF joins breast cancer awareness campaign

To enable a healthy and cancer-free society, the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) has conducted a series of activities to foster the awareness, early detection and eradication of breast cancer. These activities were in the form of a…

Sophia cleaner stabbed, robbed of cell phone

A Sophia, Georgetown man was on Sunday evening stabbed twice after he refused to hand over his cell phone to two robbers. The robbery occurred at ‘C' Field, Sophia, in the vicinity of the neighbourhood health centre. The victim has…