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NOTICE: Temporary road closure

This is a Public Service Advisory from GTT for Sunday, August 5, 2018. This advisory serves to inform road users that the East Coast Public Road, within the vicinity of Annandale Market Road, will be temporarily closed on Sunday, August…

Edward Shields, mining stalwart, dies

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association is mourning the loss of Edward Shields, its former executive secretary and founder member who passed away in the USA after a period of illness on August 1, 2018. Shields, a former Vietnam…

Emancipation Day Greetings

African Cultural and Development Association “Freedom Day” or Emancipation Day, a national holiday is upon us once again on August 1. Emancipation 2018 commemorates 180 years of freedom from “slavery, the greatest crime ever…

23 receive life-saving heart surgeries

Twenty-three persons have received some form of cardiac intervention over the course of two weeks when a delegation from the Baby Heart Foundation visited Guyana. The Foundation has performed a total of 100 procedures during 11 trips to…

Inmates graduate from training programmes

Sixteen inmates of the Timehri Prison graduated on Tuesday from several training programmes, the Guyana Prison Service (GPS) said as it announced plans to commence classes in Mathematics and English for prisoners. Eight of the inmates…