Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is to be bestowed with the Order of Roraima, Guyana’s second highest award, at State House on Thursday.
Stuart is being honoured for his dedication and commitment to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and his unflinching support for the rights of Small Island Developing States.
The Guyana government has also recognized his long, dedicated and outstanding service as a legal practitioner.
Stuart is in Guyana for the observance of the nation’s Golden Jubilee Anniversary of Independence.
On Wednesday, he paid a courtesy call on President David Granger at the Ministry of the Presidency.