Daily Archives: Monday, 23 August 2021, 22:13

Teachers Union pulls out of school assessments, other Education Ministry activities to protest vaccination directive

Last Updated on Monday, 23 August 2021, 22:13 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) on Mon Monday night announced that it was pulling out of a school assessment exercise unless the Ministry of Education pulls back a directive that warns teachers that they would be marked as absent if they do not take a COVID-19 vaccine or produce ...

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PNCR’s on-site Congress can cost GYD$25 million

Last Updated on Monday, 23 August 2021, 21:52 by Denis Chabrol The People’s National Congress Reform’s (PNCR)  Congress can cost the party at least GYD$25 million if it is held onsite at its Sophia headquarters, a cost that is now expected to be trimmed substantially when the next highest level decision-making body of that party meets again. “The committee has ...

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Teachers must be vaccinated or submit a weekly PCR test- Ministry of Education

Last Updated on Monday, 23 August 2021, 21:04 by Denis Chabrol The Ministry of Education on Monday night urged teachers to be vaccinated to avoid dying, falling seriously ill or spreading the coronavirus, COVID-19, but they have the option submitting a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test. “Teachers who do not wish to be administered any of the above-mentioned vaccines will ...

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