Daily Archives: Monday, 9 November 2020, 16:00

Garbage-covered hydrant was initial obstacle to fighting Regent Street fire

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2020, 12:07 by Writer Firefighters suffered a slight setback in battling a blaze in commercial Georgetown Sunday night because one of the nearby fire hydrants was hidden under a thick pile of refuse. A building that once housed Singh’s Nut Centre was destroyed by fire and the other that housed Dhoray’s Fashion, Price Rite ...

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Guyana welcomes Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough

Last Updated on Monday, 9 November 2020, 15:32 by Denis Chabrol Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony is welcoming today’s announcement by Pfizer and BioNTech that they have produced a vaccine that’s 90% effective in preventing Covid-19 infections. The vaccine is still undergoing Phase 3 trials, and Dr. Anthony says the key is how long the vaccine will be effective for. ...

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