Daily Archives: 09/09/2021

GUYANA: Catholic churches suspend public worship in solidarity with unvaccinated members

-will meet virtually

Bishop Francis Alleyne has announced that Guyana’s Roman Catholic churches will be suspending public worship indefinitely in solidarity with parishioners who would not be allowed entry as a result of the government’s recent restrictions on access to public spaces by unvaccinated persons.

“Our churches will be closed for public worship until further notice,” Bishop Alleyne said in a statement to church members that was released today.

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GUYANA: Teachers Union (GTU) Calls For Strike Action After Teachers Locked Out – Video

GTU CALLS FOR STRIKE ACTION, AFTER TEACHERS ALLEGEDLY LOCKED OUT ON MONDAY

HGPTV (Channel16 Cable67)          Re Covid-19 Vaccination Mandatory Requirement 

After teachers were allegedly locked out of schools on Monday due to their vaccination status, the Guyana Teacher’s Union, in making good on its promise, called on all teachers regardless of their vaccination status to abstain from work.

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GTU spearheads protest against vaccination mandate

Despite MoE’s no work, no pay policy…        

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GUYANA: National Insurance Scheme (NIS): Pensioners locked out for no Covid Vaccine certificate – Video

BLUE BOOK” WOES CONTINUE… PENSIONERS ALLEGEDLY LOCKED OUT OF NIS

GOVERNMENT: New Law- No Services available if not vaccinated or valid PCR Test (less than 7 days). Otherwise arrange appointment.

Many pensioners have serious medical issues and their doctors and/or families have advised against taking the COVID-19 vaccinations.

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”This is so unfair to us. We worked all our lives for this country, and we don’t deserve to be treated this way. We depend heavily on this money” These were among the cries of the scores of pensioners who were refused entry when they turned up at the Brickdam office of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS), in the City on Monday September 6, 2021, to receive their monthly cheques. …More from Amel Griffith