Margibi articles

At Clinics in Rural Montserrado and Margibi, a Reduction in Women Seeking Antenatal Care

At Clinics in Rural Montserrado and Margibi, a Reduction in Women Seeking Antenatal Care

Pregnant women living in Margibi and rural Montserrado are staying away from health facilities in significant numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to accounts from officials at health facilities in these areas.

Local Organization Donates Fuel to Financially Challenged C.H. Rennie Hospital

A local NGO has donated a drum of diesel fuel to the government-run C.H. Rennie Referral Hospital in Kakata. The Professionals for Community Empowerment and Development group said the donation came after discovering that the hospital was now rationing electricity, a practice that threatened the health of patients, especially women in labor.

Authorities in Margibi Disburse US$4,000 to Community Radio Stations

The office of Margibi superintendent Jerry Varnie says it has disbursed US$4,000 to eight community radio stations in the county. The disbursement followed a decision by citizens of the county at a council sitting on December 22 to allocate funding to community radio stations operating in the county. A total of US$5,000 was allotted during the council sitting.

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