Daily Archives: Monday, 22 August 2022, 17:54

Guyana records first monkeypox case

Last Updated on Monday, 22 August 2022, 17:54 by Denis Chabrol Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony says Guyana has recorded its first case of monkeypox, and the person is hospitalised in a stable condition while health authorities conduct contact-tracing The man lives in Region Four. He says the man, who is in his 50s and is from Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica),  ...

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State-funded Afro-Guyanese organisation refused more money

Last Updated on Monday, 22 August 2022, 15:21 by Denis Chabrol The International Decade for People of African Descent- Guyana (IDPADA-G) on Monday debunked suggestions by Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo that the Board of Directors has personally received monies from the almost GY$500 million allocated by the government. Already, according to IPADA-G, the government has turned down its formal requests ...

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Guyana asks Caribbean security agency to “assess” ‘Paper Shorts’ murder probe

Last Updated on Monday, 22 August 2022, 13:46 by Denis Chabrol President Irfaan Ali on Monday said he has asked the Caribbean Community’s Regional Security System (RSS) to investigate the gunning down of  Ricardo “Paper Shorts” Fagundes outside Palm Court, Georgetown more than one year ago. Dr. Ali briefly made the disclosure, saying that he asked the RSS for help ...

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