Daily Archives: Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 21:59

Update: Police name prisoners who escaped through wall at police lockup

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 6:51 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force says it has launched a massive search to tecapture three prisoners who escaped from the Golden Grove Police Station lockups, East Bank Demerara. Investigators said the men bolted through an opening on the western wall. “A piece of metal believed to have been broken off ...

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Brazil helps Guyana stave off three major viruses with massive vaccine donation

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 21:04 by Denis Chabrol Brazil  on Tuesday donated a large quantity of Measles, Mumps and Ruebella (MMR) vaccines Brazilian Ambassador to Guyana, Lineu Pupo de Paula handed over the 10,000 vaccines to Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence, Director of Family Healthcare Services Dr. Ertenesia Hamilton and Focal Point for Adolescent Health Dr. Oneka ...

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Two-headed still-born baby delivered at New Amsterdam Hospital

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 20:33 by Denis Chabrol A still-born girl with two heads was delivered at the New Amsterdam Hospital on Saturday, creating history in the Ancient County of Berbice. The baby, which completed its full nine months term and the first-born for the teenage mother, was delivered via caesarian section by a team of doctors ...

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Land and Surveys Commission guarding against washing dirty money for land leases

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 13:35 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission (GLSC) on Tuesday said it is collaborating with relevant agencies to ensure that dirty money is not laundered to lease large tracts of State land, even a it works towards fast-tracking the processing of land applications down to three months. Chief Executive Officer ...

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