The subsidiary of the Equatorial Palm Oil Company operating in Grand Bassa has admitted to recent claims by county residents that it is not meeting its responsibilities under its concession agreement.
The management of the Liberian subsidiary of the Equatorial Palm Oil company has scheduled a meeting to address grievances recently presented by Grand Bassa residents who say the company has not fulfilled its part of the concession agreement signed with the Liberian government.
A group of Grand Bassa residents are accusing the Equatorial Palm Oil Company of reneging on its responsibilities as enshrined in its concession agreement with the government.
Police in Grand Bassa are currently investigating four employees of the Equatorial Palm Oil Company in Grand Bassa’s fifth district for allegedly threatening the life of the company’s general manager if any attempt is made to reduce the company’s workforce.
The living quarters for four medical doctors at the Buchanan Government Hospital caught on fire at approximately 2:00 p.m. on Monday, leaving the building completely damaged.