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.
Firestone employees have now elected a new set of union leaders to represent them in the first of its kind elections at the plantation.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit Court has mandated the leadership of the Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberia to immediately hold elections following several delays.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit Court for Montserrado has placed a temporary stay order on the planned workplace elections of the Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberia.
Days after it announced that it has pulled out of a merger that formed the Agricultural Agro-Processing and the Industrial Workers Union of Liberia, or AAIWUL, the Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberiaâ€™s decision is being described as illegitimate.
The Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberia has pulled out of a merger it entered with two other unions in the country.
On Wednesday, April 5, workers of Firestone Liberia unanimously rejected copies of the new Collective Bargaining Agreement entered into by the Management of Firestone and leaders of the workers union.
The Ministry of Labor acknowledged on Tuesday, its awareness of the ongoing mass redundancy at Firestone Liberia Incorporated.