Daily Archives: September 20, 2017

Lusignan Bridge completed, opened to vehicular traffic.

Lusignan Bridge completed, opened to vehicular traffic.

Construction of the bridge on the Lusignan Railway Embankment has been completed and it is now reopen to the general public. Four bridges along the Railway Embankment road have been…

Major fire averted at Queens College

Major fire averted at Queens College

  A major fire was averted by the quick response of the Guyana Fire Service this morning at the country’s top secondary school, Queens College. According to reports, the…

President calls for broader platform, better coordinated approach -to effectively manage disaster preparedness and relief efforts

President calls for broader platform, better coordinated approach -to effectively manage disaster preparedness and relief efforts

President David Granger said that a broader platform is needed to effectively provide protection and relief to Caribbean States that are vulnerable to natural disasters. He noted that urgent efforts…

Puerto Rico is years into an economic crisis. Now it’s facing a natural disaster.

Puerto Rico is years into an economic crisis. Now it’s facing a natural disaster.

CNN.com Hurricane Maria hit the island on Wednesday as a Category 4 storm, threatening lives and promising potentially devastating economic damage.  The island is already deep in a years…

Bridge toll to increase 100%, river toll 700% with new DHB.

Bridge toll to increase 100%, river toll 700% with new DHB.

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo, stated that the Minister of Public Infrastructure in clueless about the Pre-feasibility and Feasibility study of the new Demerara Harbor Bridge. Mr. Jagdeo stated that…

Opposition Leader extends sympathy to those affected by hurricane Maria

Opposition Leader extends sympathy to those affected by hurricane Maria

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has extended sympathies to those affected by hurricane Maria. In a statement the opposition leader noted “Once again, in a matter of mere days, we…

Minibus driver arrested for causing death of pedestrian

Minibus driver arrested for causing death of pedestrian

The alcohol level of a minibus driver who was involved in a fatal accident yesterday afternoon on the Herstelling Public Road,EBD, was found to be exceedingly above the legal…