Month: <span>February 2018</span>

ERC, TSC members urged to discharge their duties without prejudice -at swearing-in ceremony

  • Posted: February 24, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 22, 2018) President David Granger, today, swore-in the 10 members to the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) and seven members to the Teaching Service Commission (TSC) and urged them to discharge their duties without cowardice, malice and prejudice. He reminded that Constitutional Service Commissions are enshrined, established and empowered by the Constitution …

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Foreign Minister leading Guyana’s delegation to Haiti

  • Posted: February 24, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 24, 2018) President David Granger will not be attending the Twenty-Ninth Inter-sessional Meeting of The Conference of Heads of Government of The Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The Guyanese Head of State regrets his absence at the meeting but has opted to remain in Guyana to focus on domestic issues at this time. …

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Republic Day 48 celebration kicks off with flag-raising ceremony at D’Urban Park

  • Posted: February 23, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 23, 2018) President David Granger joined with thousands of Guyanese at the D’Urban Park to witness the 48th Republic Anniversary Flag Raising Ceremony. The event featured a cultural presentation, which celebrated our people, our way of life and our national patrimony. This was followed by a military parade and the highlight …

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Outgoing Argentine Ambassador calls on President

  • Posted: February 22, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 22, 2018) President David Granger, was today, paid a farewell courtesy call by outgoing Argentine Ambassador to Guyana, Mr. Luis Alberto Martino. Ambassador Martino will be replaced by Dr. Felipe Alejandro Gardella, whose appointment was approved by Cabinet last month. During the brief meeting, which was held at State House, President …

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President says frontline villages have nothing to fear -as GDF intensifies security at Kaikan Village

  • Posted: February 22, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 21, 2018) President David Granger said that Guyana depends on ‘frontline’ villages like Kaikan, located in the Cuyuni-Mazaruni (Region Seven), a stone’s throw away from the border with Venezuela, to be the watchmen of Guyana’s borders and therefore, these villages must be strong, stable and their citizens, safe. “I have come …

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First Lady attends UG’s observance of International Mother Language Day

  • Posted: February 22, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana (February 21, 2018) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, this evening, attended a lecture at the University of Guyana(UG) held to observe International Mother Language Day. The event, which was hosted in UG’s Education Lecture Theatre, was coordinated by Lecturer in the Language and Culture Department, Ms. Charlene Wilkinson. International Mother Language Day (IMLD) …

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‘GRO registration process is transparent and not partisan’ -Minister Felix on GRO outreach allegations

  • Posted: February 21, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (February 21, 2017) Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix, this afternoon, refuted all claims against and publicly legitimised Member of Parliament, Mr. Richard Allen’s involvement in the outreach activity last week, which was conducted by the General Registrar’s Office (GRO) in Barima-Waini (Region One) to provide registration services for residents there. Minister …

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