Day: <span>September 21, 2017</span>

President Granger visits IADB’s D.C Office

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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Georgetown, Guyana – (September 21, 2017) President David Granger today, met with the Chairman of the Council of Delegates of the Inter-American Defense Board (IADB), Brigadier-General Luis Rodríguez Bucio in Washington, D.C. The IADB, which is considered the oldest organisation dealing with military and defence matters in the world, recently, celebrated its 75th anniversary. President …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana to the Perry Centre for Hemispheric Defence Studies 2017.09.21

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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Human safety and environmental security in the Caribbean BasinA motley crew of eighty-eight undocumented and unwelcome European immigrants landed on an island in the Bahamas here in the Caribbean 525 years ago on 12th October 1492. The trickle of interlopers turned into a torrent. The Caribbean, in succeeding years, witnessed the establishment British, Danish, Dutch, …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at Brazil National Day Reception – 195th Independence Anniversary of Brazil held at the Brazilian Ambassador’s residence September 7, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Vice President Carl Greenidge, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Speaker of the National Assembly, Honourable Dr. Barton Scotland; His Excellency, Ambassador, Mr. Lineu Pupo de Paula, Ambassador – the Federative Republic of Brazil to Guyana; Ministers of the Government; Members of the National Assembly; Members of the Diplomatic Corps; military attachés of Brazil …

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Remarks by His Excellency David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the 29th Anniversary Conference of the Pan-African Movement of Guyana held at the Critchlow Labour College September 1, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Thank you brother Clement Duncan, a stalwart and veteran of the Pan African Movement Guyana branch; Brother Deon Abrams, another warrior in the field of civil and human rights; Dr. Joycelynne Loncke, Secretary of the Pan African Movement, Guyana branch; other members of the Pan African Movement Council Secretariat, would have taken …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger at the Orientation exercise for incoming students of Queen’s College held on August 31, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Thank you very much for your introduction, Chairman of the Queen’s College (QC) Board of Governors; Principal of Queen’s College, Ms. Jackie Benn; Deputy Principal, Ms. Lenise Parker; other members of the Queen’s College Board; members of staff; parents and guardians; students; members of the media. As Mr. Alfred Granger said, I …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the establishment of the Anglican Diocese in Guyana August 28, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Thank you Bishop Charles for inviting me to deliver a message on behalf of the State. Honourable Vice President, Carl Greenidge; Canons; Priests; Deacons and other members of the Clergy of the Anglican Diocese; members of the laity; brothers and sisters; congregation. On behalf of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana I am …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the Guyana Defence Force: Closing of Exercise IRONWEED at the John Clarke Military School, Tacama August 25, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Honourable Carl Greenidge, Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs; Honourable Joseph Harmon, Minister of State; Honourable Dawn Hastings-Williams, Minister of Public Affairs; Chief of Staff, Brigadier Patrick West; Colonel Nazrul Hussain, Inspector General; Colonel Gary Beaton, Commandant, Guyana’s People’s Militia; senior officers, officers; Non-commissioned Officers (NCOs); members of the militia and …

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Remarks by His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana at the Boats, Buses, Bicycles plus Breakfast and Books (Five Bs) Programme Commissioning Ceremony for three school buses at Durban Park August 21, 2017

  • Posted: September 21, 2017
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President David Granger: Madam Chairperson, thank you for your introduction. Honourable Moses Nagamootoo, First Vice President and Prime Minister; Vice Presidents Khemraj Ramjattan and Sydney Allicock; Ministers of the Government; members of the National Assembly (on both sides); executives of the National Toshaos Conference Council; citizens of Georgetown; distinguished guests; special invitees; members of the …

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