Daily Archives: Monday, 15 March 2021, 17:01

COVID deaths jump to 208

Last Updated on Monday, 15 March 2021, 17:01 by Denis Chabrol Guyana has now recorded 208 deaths from the coronavirus, even as eight others are now seriously ill in the Intensive  Care Unit (ICU), the Health Ministry said Monday afternoon. Latest available figures show that the total number of hospitalised persons is 37. Another 324 persons have been ordered to ...

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Police, soldiers arrive in Baramita to beef up security

Last Updated on Monday, 15 March 2021, 16:41 by Denis Chabrol Police and soldiers are beefing up security in Baramita, North West District in the wake of a number of crimes there. During a weekend visit by senior officers of the army and police, they have decided to establish a temporary base at the bottom flat of the community’s multi-purpose ...

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Watch out for cyberbullying during COVID-19; teachers, parents urged to be vigilant- Rights of the Child Commission

Last Updated on Monday, 15 March 2021, 16:19 by Denis Chabrol The Rights of the Child Commission (RCC), a constitutional child rights watchdog, on Monday said there was a heightened risk of cyberbullying during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our citizens in general, must continue to be vigilant, because COVID – 19 has increased the risk for our children to abuse, neglect ...

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Linden Hospital nurses refuse to stop industrial action unless CEO is removed- GPSU

Last Updated on Monday, 15 March 2021, 14:35 by Denis Chabrol Nurses on Monday refused to stop blocking the Chief Executive Officer of the Linden Hospital Complex, Mr. Rudy Small from entering the premises unless the Health Ministry removes him from office and disciplines him for unsavory remarks about health care workers there. The Health Ministry has already deemed the ...

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