As the Coronavirus pandemic takes on a more prominent role in Liberia, a diaspora organization has donated a 40-feet container of medical supplies to three health facilities in Trembo Statutory District. The contents of the container are estimated to be worth US$250,000.
Rep. Fonati Koffa of Grand Kru’s second district has announced he is postponing a visit to various communities within his district during the upcoming Easter break due to Liberia confirming its first Coronavirus case.
Eyewitnesses in Big Swen say bees have killed a 64-year-old man identified as Matthew Nyan Jarborh. The incident occurred on Tuesday, March 2 in Barclayville Administrative District.
Grand Kru’s County Health Team has confirmed the outbreak of measles in the county, as 73 confirmed cases have been reported, with at least two deaths – a one-year-old boy and an 11-month-old girl.
Three county capitals are expected to benefit from government road construction projects, according to Grand Kru’s resident engineer, Anthony Gbassi.
The Grand Kru branch of the Independent National Commission on Human Rights has raised alarm over what it says is a wanton abuse of school-going age children at gold mines in the county.
Grand Kru superintendent Doris Ylatun has praised the county football team for capturing the championship of the 2019/2020 National County Sports Meet competition.
The organizing body of the National County Sports Meet, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, has declared Grand Kru as the champions of the 2019-20 football tournament while the Nimba team was fined US$1,500 for abandoning the match.