First Lady is Godmother of new Liza Unity FPSO

Guyana’s second floating, production storage and offloading vessel, the Liza Unity, has been officially dedicated by First Lady of Guyana Arya Ali. The First Lady will also serve as the ship’s Godmother. The Liza Unity is being prepared to set sail from Singapore for Guyanese waters. On Saturday, the official dedication was done. According to […]

Region 10 Vice Chairman dies from COVID-19 complications

The Vice Chairman for Region 10, Douglas Gittens passed away at the Upper Demerara Regional Hospital this morning after losing his fight against COVID-19. Gittens was admitted to the hospital on Friday after complaining of feeling unwell and testing positive for COVID-19. In the past three weeks, he was busy in the Kwakwani area assisting […]

Flooding situation officially declared a national disaster

Days after the Head of the Civil Defence Commission indicated that the floods across Guyana have reached the stage of a national disaster and crisis, President Irfaan Ali has made the formal declaration. In a gazetted proclamation of the floods as a national disaster, it was noted that a total of 28,228 households in Guyana […]

Military helicopters are part of multi-national training exercise; Don’t be alarmed -GDF

The Guyana Defence Force is reminding citizens across the country that soldiers from a number of countries are in Guyana for Operation Tradewinds, a military training exercise. As part of the exercise, there will be the movement of US military helicopters and other military vehicles in Georgetown, Bartica, Timehri and Linden. The GDF said members […]

Persons caught forging vaccine certificates will face full brunt of the law -Health Minister

Expressing concern and worry that a woman was arrested earlier this week for forging a Covid-19 vaccination card, Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony today made it clear that persons caught forging COVID-19 vaccination certificates/cards will face the full brunt of the law. According to Dr. Anthony, persons need to understand that they are putting their […]

New British High Commissioner to Guyana appointed

The British Government has announced the appointment of Jane Miller as the new British High Commissioner to Guyana. Ms. Miller will also serve as the non-resident British Ambassador to Suriname. She is expected to take up her post in Guyana in July. According to a statement from the British Foreign Office, the newly appointed High […]