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A water ambulance (DPI photo)

Three water ambulances planned for Region 1 – Lawrence

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Barima-Waini, Region One, is planning to have a water ambulance placed in each sub-region as part of the effort to narrow the gap in health care delivery and Moruca will receive the first.

Jelena DaSilva performs a poem at Heritage Day celebrations at Riversview Village, Region Ten. (Ministry of the Presidency photo)

Education not a sideshow

President David Granger, yesterday attended Heritage Day celebrations at Riversview Village, Upper Demerara-Berbice, Region Ten where he declared that education was not a sideshow and is central to the development of the entire Indigenous Community and the entire country.

Sherman Lewis (DPI photo)

Health team to visit Barima River villages

The Ministry of Public Health will work with the Mabaruma Regional Hospital to deploy a health team, including specialists into riverine areas along the Barima River in Region One, the Department of Public Information (DPI) said on Monday.

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