New PPP/C elections commissioners Bibi Shadick and Robeson Benn this morning took the oath of office before President David Granger at the Ministry of the Presidency and were handed their instruments of appointment.
Three hundred and eighty-two passengers used the Berbice River water taxi service, which began operating yesterday. A press release from the Ministry of Public Infrastructure said 11 return trips were made between 6 am and 6 pm.
As Guyana observes Child Protection Week, a ‘Child Abuse Awareness’ walk was held on Sunday from the Bank of Guyana to the seawall bandstand during which participants held placards portraying messages they would like to convey about child protection.
President David Granger today handed over laptop complete with a printer, headphones, a DVD writer and a flash drive to Ceion Rollox an 18-year old, visually impaired first year student of the University of Guyana.
Minister of Social Cohesion, Amna Ally, yesterday attended the Guyana Equality Forum’s Peace Day, Novelty Sports and Health Fair organised by the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD), in collaboration with the United States Embassy and the Peace Corps.