Education

Some of the first batch of students enrolled in the Associate Degree in Education (ADE) programme of the Cyril Potter College of Education (CPCE) during a march for the launch of Education Month yesterday. The Education Ministry along with students, teachers, educators, parents, union officials and ministry managers organised the march through the streets of Georgetown to officially commence observations for Education Month 2011, which is being held under the theme “Transforming Guyana through Science and Technology in Education. (Government Information Agency photo)

 

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Under construction

  Under construction: Work ongoing on the Sparendaam Magistrate’s Court after the old wooden structure was demolished in February of this year.

Wakapao, Pomeroon River residents during the meeting with Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Sydney Allicock and team (GINA photo)

Ministerial team visits Pomeroon

Several hinterland communities in the Pomeroon River, Region Two were visited by Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs, Sydney Allicock and his team on July 20-21, GINA said.

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Preliminary Report on Drop-In Centre fire handed over

The Preliminary Report of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) to probe the fire at the Hadfield Street Drop In Centre, which resulted in the deaths of two young children, was today handed over to Minister of State,  Joseph Harmon, at the Ministry of the Presidency by Commissioner, Retired Colonel Windee Algernon.

Chief Executive Officer of NAREI, Dr. Oudho Homenauth (second from right) presents a copy of the contract to the contractor S&K Construction Services. Also in the picture are head of the Mangroves Department Kene Moseley and NAREI's Engineer Luandra Jack. (Ministry of Agriculture photo)

$21.5M contracts inked for river defence

The National Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (NAREI) on Wednesday inked two contracts totaling $21.5M with S&K Construction Services to improve river defence on the coastland, a release from the Ministry of Agriculture said.

This MPI photo shows Patterson (right) and others inspecting brochures.

Procurement symposium

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure’s (MPI)  Procurement Symposium for new entrants/contractors kicked off this morning at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre, Liliendaal.

Community Coordinator, Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Neilson McKenzie, Deputy Mayor, Sherod Duncan, Councillor Alfred Mentore, Councillor Phillip Smith and Councillor Akeem Peter assessing the drainage at Bel Air Park (GINA photo)

Drainage issue in Campbellville to be addressed

Residents in Campbellville, Georgetown will soon be relieved of drainage problems as the Ministry of Public Infrastructure is currently working along with the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) to address this issue, GINA said.

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