Day: <span>August 21, 2018</span>

OCC honours three CAPE students

  • Posted: August 21, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana — (August 21, 2018) The Office of Climate Change (OCC), today, honoured three Climate Change Ambassadors for their outstanding achievements at the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE). Ms. Aadilah Ali, Ms. Christine Archer, and Ms. Suphane Dash, who represented Guyana at the Youth Climate Change Conference last October, were celebrated at a brief …

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President David Granger’s Eid-ul-Adha Message

  • Posted: August 21, 2018
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I extend greetings to all Guyanese, but especially to the Muslim community on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha.We recall, at this time, the unshakeable faith of the Prophet Ibrahim, who was willing to sacrifice his only son as an act of obedience to God. The preparedness of the Holy Prophet to make the supreme sacrifice as …

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‘This day reminds us that freedom was won through sacrifices and martyrdom of our ancestors’ -President Granger at observance of ‘Demerara Martyrs’ Day’

  • Posted: August 21, 2018
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Georgetown, Guyana – (August 20, 2018) President David Granger, this evening, urged all Guyanese to come together to commemorate ‘Demerara Martyrs’ Day’, noting that future generations must not forget that their freedom was bought at the high price of the martyrdom of hundreds of enslaved Africans. Speaking at the commemoration ceremony of the 1823 Demerara …

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