COVAX increases allocation to Guyana; 104,000 UK, EU-approved AstraZeneca vaccines to arrive shortly –...

The COVID-19 Vaccines Global Access (COVAX) has increased the allotment of COVID-19 vaccines to Guyana to combat the diseases responsible for the death of...

Safety measures to be implemented to prevent robberies committed on students at East La...

Schools reopened for grades 10, 11, 12, PIC’s and TEVET institutions on November 9, 2020. On that day, the Honourable Minister of Education Priya...

Over 40 businesses served with letters for breaching COVID-19 guidelines

In a responding to comments made by Chairman of the Private Sector Commission (PSC), Nicholas Boyer, the COVID-19 Task Force has revealed that some...

COVID-19: PSC urges citizens, businesses to comply with safety guidelines

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) is appealing to all citizens and businesses to adhere to the safety guidelines in place to curb the spread...

Almost 93% of Guyana’s COVID-19 patients have recovered

The COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 92.5%, Health Ministry figures show. The dashboard released by the Ministry yesterday, indicated that some 5,990 persons recovered...

Diamond ‘Smart Hospital’ almost complete

Transforming the Diamond Diagnostic Centre into a Smart Hospital is near completion with minor exterior works remaining. This was relayed by Minister of Health,...

Eureka clarifies it does not have capacity to detect new COVID-19 strain

Dear Editor, We wish to respond to reports in sections of the media regarding our ability to detect new COVID-19 strains. It should be noted Eureka...

Eureka says it is capable of detecting variant COVID-19 strains

See full release below: The global COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage worldwide, with the most recent development being reports of multiple emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants. This...

GPHC staff complete first antigen test training

Thirty staff members from the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) have completed training on how to administer the COVID-19 antigen test. Minister of Health, Dr....

COVID-19 Update: 51 new cases recorded; eight in ICU

Guyana has recorded 51 new cases of COVID-19, taking the total number of confirmed cases since March 2020 to 8,313. Eight persons are currently in...

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