The World Bank has donated an ambulance to Grand Kru County Heath Team to strengthen the county’s health care delivery capacity. The donation means that the county’s health team now has two ambulances, including one previously donated by the German aid group GIZ.
The former superintendent of Grand Kru, Rosalind Sneh, has been holding several town hall meetings in the county, as she pushes her case for why she should succeed the incumbent Sen. Peter Coleman as a senator for Grand Kru.
Former education minister George Werner has announced he is backing off from the upcoming senatorial election in Grand Kru after previously declaring his intention to represent the southeastern county.
A traditional herbalist has been accused of raping an 18-year-old woman in Grand Kru’s Beloken Wedabo Statutory District.
The Grand Kru County Health Team has announced that a lab technician at the Dr. Dormu Nimely Maternity Hospital has tested positive for the Coronavirus, necessitating the closure of the facility and another clinic.
For months now, there have been rumors that Rep. Fonati Koffa of Grand Kru’s second electoral district would contest the 2020 senatorial election. However, on Monday, Koffa put a halt to all suspicions by clarifying that he had no intention of running.
After weeks of no new confirmed COVID-19 cases, Grand Kru has recorded an additional case.
Barclayville residents are drawing attention to Illegal mining activities occurring on the Nu River, which they say violates city regulations and a nationwide ban on the use of dredges.