Politics

All 12 workstations for Region 4 recount from Thursday

The Guyana Elections Commission has indicated that all 12 of the workstations being used for the recount of votes will go to District Four which will become the only outstanding region to have all votes recounted when the recount for Regions 6 and 10 are completed early Thursday morning.  The recount for 84 boxes was […]

Order for National Examinations Officially Gazetted

The Ministry of Education this afternoon gazetted the order that paves the way for the sitting of national examinations from the month of July. The order covers the National Grade Six Assessment examinations and the CXC examinations. Under the order which spells out the systems that will be put in place for the sitting of […]

No new cases of COVID-19 for second straight day

The Public Health Ministry revealed this afternoon that for the 2nd straight day, there were no new cases of the coronavirus recorded in Guyana. Fourteen tests were completed over the past 24hrs and all 14 of those tests returned a negative result. The total number of active cases remains 71 with two of those persons […]

Common Entrance Exams set for July 1 and 2; Schools to be reopened for exam preparations only from June 8

The Ministry of Education has decided that the National Grade Six Assessment Examinations, popularly known as common entrance, will take place on the 1st and 2nd July, senior Education officials have confirmed to News Source. The examinations were originally scheduled for the 8th and 9th April but were canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. As […]

Curfew and COVID-19 Measures extended to 17th June

The National COVID-19 Task Force today announced its decision to extend the current curfew and health emergency measures until the 17th June as Guyana continues with its efforts to fight the spread of the coronavirus. There were calls for a full lockdown of the country but the Task Force decided against such a move. Under […]

CXC Exams set to begin on July 13

The Caribbean Examinations Council has released the timetables for this years CSEC and CAPE examinations. The CSEC exams will begin on the 13th July with the foreign languages and music. The exams will continue until the 4th of August. Unlike previous years and owing to the current COVID-19 measures, for many of the examinations, CXC […]

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