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Earlier today the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Guyana held a public symposium in observance of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women at the Berbice Campus.

Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo has secured a commitment for a grant to build an Institute of Creative Arts in Guyana.

Sugar Workers attached to the East Berbice Estates continue to strike for better wages as the year comes to an end.

Mr. Suresh Sugrim, the coordinator of the New Jersey Arya Samaj Humanitarian Mission recently highlighted the purpose of the  Centre.

On Today’s Wednesday Feature – Highlight of the late  Viola Burnham.

According to the Police Divisional Detective Officer changes have been made to the identification system.

Last Monday the SKYE Youth Entrepreneurship Grant held its Annual Graduation at the Pegasus Hotel.



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Sasenarine Tomby was declared Valedictorian at the University of Guyana Berbice Campus 14th Convocation Ceremony.

Under the Slogan – “Sex Work is Work; Sex Workers Rights are Human Rights” The Guyana Sex Work Coalition concluded an Anti-Discrimination Workshop in Berbice over the weekend.

A Young Berbician succumbed to the temptation of suicide during a trip to the famous Kaieteur Falls on Saturday.

The New Amsterdam Corp of the Salvation Army launched its eagerly awaited Christmas Appeal in New Amsterdam Last Saturday.

A New Amsterdam Family remains passionate about Community Enhancement and Caring for Animals.

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The Chief Executive Officer of Guyana Water Inc.says improved water supply to citizens is part of their vision.

One dies after accident at Bath Settlement on the West Coast of Berbice.

The President of the Lions Club of New Amsterdam is urging members of the public to exploit the services offered by the NGO.

A Jewellery Stall Owner at Rosignol/Zeelust Market was robbed last Saturday.

The Lions Club of New Amsterdam held a Medical Clinic in Observance of World Diabetes Day last Saturday.

Minister of Finance,Mr.Winston Jordan recently signed a Caricom Development Fund Contribution to Guyana value at $2.4 M US.

A Former Secretary of the Berbice Cricket Board, Mr. Mortimer George presented books on Berbice’s Cricket History to several schools in Berbice last Friday.

Fire at St. Ann Street.


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Residents of Rotterdam on the East Bank of Berbice are complaining about the dust emanating from a cement factory at Everton.

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic victims will be observed on Sunday, November 15.

The Sergeant of the New Amsterdam Town Constabulary says citizens of the town must adhere to the by-laws of the town.

The Making Jesus Known in Berbice Crusade commenced last evening at the Albion Community Centre Ground.

The inaugural Colin Bynoe Fitness Walk was successfully held on the East Bank of Berbice last Tuesday.

World Diabetes Day will be observed tomorrow.

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PPP Members of the Region 5 RDC held a Press Conference at Bath Freedom House last Friday.

The New Amsterdam Town Council Public Health Officer Mr. Akloo Ramsudh is appealing to members of the public not to abandon their empty plots of land within the municipality.

The West Berbice Praant of the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha held its first Rangoli Competition in West Berbice at the Bath Primary School last Monday.

Business Places will soon be required to pay a monthly fee to dispose of garbage at the N/A Municipality Dumpsite.

The Hindu Festival of Lights – Diwali or Deepavali signifies the triumph of good over evil.

On this Week’s Feature 

HighlightMs.Kewalpatie Dayaram of the East Canje Humanitarian Society.

The Engineering Department of the New Amsterdam Mayor and Town Council will soon be embarking on a number of projects, including the desilting of the canal along the Republic Road.

Fire again flared up at the Vryman’s Erven Secondary School in New Amsterdam.

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