Taushida receives $1M presidential grant

Residents of Taushida, Karasabai District, Region Nine were the recipients of a $1M Presidential Grant to be utilized for the purpose of cassava cultivation, following a visit by Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai to the area over the weekend to meet residents of Karasabai, Kakshibai, Tipuru and Yurong Paru, according to GINA.

In this GINA photo, Minister of Amerindian Affairs, Pauline Sukhai (second from right) handing over the Presidential Grant cheque to Taushida Toshao Mosses Isaacs during her visit to Region Nine (9) in the Presents of Permanent Secretary, Nigel Dharmmlall (right) and Community Development Officer (CDO), Jerald Edwards.

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