Guyana: President Dr Irfaan Ali concluded the massive outreach to Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) today with a final stop in Albion on Monday, April 11, 2022.
The Cabinet outreach is a commitment of the President to embark on an “enormous and energetic” outreach campaign to connect with the grassroots and hear about ways in which the Government can better serve the people.
While announcing massive transformation in all sectors of Guyana, President Dr Irfaan Ali stated that the Government is creating a macro-vision that will transform Region Six.
“We are creating a macro-vision that will transform this region beyond recognition and will also help to bring new initiatives and opportunities that will further create new jobs, help in doing sustainable jobs, and in the end will assist the Government in empowering people to participate in a greater way in the economy of this region. That is what we are about,” underlined President Ali.
The entire cabinet, including Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips and Vice President, the Honourable Dr Bharrat Jagdeo conducted community meetings across the region.
Before stopping in Albion, President Ali held outreaches in Smithfield, New Amsterdam and Rose Hall where he announced significant transformative plans for the region.
The Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, Oneidge Walrond and the Minister within the Ministry of Housing and Water, Susan Rodrigues accompanied the Head of State on all three visits.
Hundreds of citizens gathered at the Rose Hall Estate welfare ground to engage with President Irfaan Ali and his ministers this afternoon.
President Ali has led a massive outreach in Region Six (East Berbice—Corentyne) with his entire cabinet, including Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), Mark Phillips and Vice President, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo.
Members of the Cabinet are visiting a number of communities to provide an update on the Government’s transformative plans for the region and to address their concerns.
Before stopping in Rose Hall, President Ali held an outreach in Smithfield, New Amsterdam where he announced the building of a new national stadium in the region.
The Head of State is joined by the Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce, the Honourable Oneidge Walrond; the Minister within the Ministry of Housing and Water, Susan Rodrigues and other Government and regional officials.