Daily Archives: Monday, 1 February 2021, 17:05

Shorebase worker killed at worksite

Last Updated on Monday, 1 February 2021, 20:45 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Labour says it is investigating an accidental death at a shore base  work site at Houston, East Bank Demerara. Minister of Labour Joseph Hamilton confirmed that the company reported the death as required by law and that officers from his ministry were dispatched to investigate the ...

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Name of new trawler licensee finally released

Last Updated on Monday, 1 February 2021, 16:50 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Agricultute on Monday finally released the name of the new trawler licensee, weeks after repeated calls had failed. Governmenr said the disclosure was made “in order to demonstrate the Government’s commitment to transparency and accountability.” He is Rampersaud Sookhdeo, La Jalousie, West Coast Demerara. The Agriculture ...

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Tremors continue in Region Nine following earthquake

Last Updated on Monday, 1 February 2021, 9:15 by Denis Chabrol Villages in Region Nine have experienced several tremors following Sunday’s 5.7 magnitude earthquake which damaged a number of houses in the village of Katoonarib. Project Coordinator at the South Rupununi District Council (SRDC) Kid James told Demerawaves/ News Talk Radio on Monday that a fact-finding mission was conducted on ...

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