Day: <span>July 15, 2019</span>

President Granger gifts five NGSA students laptops and printers – at celebration to mark his 74th birthday

  • Posted: July 15, 2019
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Georgetown, Guyana – (July 15, 2019) President David Granger, this afternoon, gifted five successful National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) students with laptops and printers as he celebrated his 74th birth anniversary. The President was the guest of honour at a birthday luncheon hosted by the People’s National Congress (PNC) at the Baridi Benab, State House …

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President commissions $186M dormitory for tertiary hinterland students

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Georgetown, Guyana – (July 15, 2019) President David Granger, today, commissioned a $186M dormitory for tertiary hinterland students. The dormitory is located in Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara, and will accommodate 120 students from across the country who are pursuing tertiary education in Georgetown. “Government is not content to await the successful outcome of its long-term …

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Address of His Excellency Brigadier David Granger, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana to the Commissioning Ceremony of the Dormitory for Tertiary Hinterland Students 2019. 07.15

  • Posted: July 15, 2019
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The importance of hinterland educationGuyana’s ‘hinterland’ – comprising the greater part of the Barima-Waini; Cuyuni-Mazaruni; Potaro-Siparuni and Rupununi and some parts of the East Berbice-Corentyne Regions – occupies over three quarters of our country.Our population is small and Indigenous persons living mainly in the hinterland, constitute only about ten per cent of the whole giving …

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