Guyana’s Ministry of Agriculture has launched a value-added agricultural programme aimed at diversifying agriculture and other economic activities in the hinterland. The Ministry of Agriculture’s focus for Agriculture month 2017 is ‘Food Security and Hinterland Development: A National Priority’, however, this message will be promoted by the government throughout incoming years to emphasise the need for diversification of local ...Read More »
Daily Archives: October 2, 2017
Two persons were killed following two altercations on the lower East Coast Demerara, and five persons have since been arrested, police said. Dead are 39-year old Hetram Ramchar of 31 Crown Dam, Industry, and Bhagwan Ramadhar and 44-year old Bhagwan Ramadhar, a labourer, of Lot 50 Industry Front. In the incident involving Ramchar, police said that at about 7 AM Monday at ...Read More »
Construction of Bath storm victim’s house delayed -forced to sleep in a makeshift shack under destroyed house.
One of the victims of the recent freak storm at Bath Settlement on the West Coast of Berbice is yet to receive proper assistance from the Government after Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo visited the area and promised that her collapsed home would be rebuilt. However, when Demerara Waves Online visted what remains of the woman’s two bedroom wooden home, 58-year-old ...Read More »