Daily Archives: Sunday, 21 March 2021, 16:29

215 now dead from COVID-19

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 March 2021, 17:35 by Denis Chabrol The number of persons who have died from COVID-19 in Guyana has increased to 215. This,  with the passing of a 70-year old man, the Health Ministry said Sunday. The Health Ministry says he lived in Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) which continues to record the highest number of cases since ...

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Social workers need legal regulation, more involvement in policy making

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 March 2021, 16:09 by Denis Chabrol Two Social Work academics are recommending that a law be enacted to regulate Social Work practice and that Social Workers and the wider society do more to recognise and involve practitioners in project formulation and implementation. Appearing on News-Talk Radio Guyana 103.1 FM to mark World Social Work Day ...

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Elderly Wakenaam woman burnt to death

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 March 2021, 15:08 by Denis Chabrol A 79-year old woman of Zeelandia Estate, Wakenaam, Essequibo River was burnt to death this morning at her home. Police say Bissoondai, also known as Seema, died in the blaze that occurred between 5:45  and 6:30 this morning. Investigators were informed by one of her sons, who lives next ...

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