A nurse in charge of the Nimene Maternity Hospital in Sasstown is raising alarm that the southeastern health facility faces a dire shortage of essential medical supplies.
Traditional leaders in Grand Kru say they are concerned that illegal sand mining near a major bridge could undermine the bridge’s structure and jeopardize the county’s connection to nearby Maryland.
As he announced the construction of two new high schools in Grand Kru, newly elected Senator Numene Bartekwa is calling for the youth in southeastern Liberia to prioritize education over mining activities.
Police in Grand Kru have arrested 38-year-old Eric Teah after a physical altercation with his girlfriend resulted in her death.
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.