Liberians in three counties – Bong, Margibi, and Grand Bassa – have expressed grave concern over the abandonment of bus terminals by the National Transit Authority.
Herbie McCauley, the managing director of the National Transit Authority, has disclosed that the entity is expected to receive a donation of 45 buses from the Indian government before the middle of this year.
During the morning hours of December 4, 2018, the Public Works Yard community saw a two-unit apartment building containing eight bedrooms gutted by fire.
After spending over US$97,000 to construct a bus terminal in Buchanan, the National Transit Authority appears to have abandoned the new facility, mainly due to its poor choice of location.Â The management of the National Transit Authority and passengers have abandoned the newly constructed terminal in the own your own community in new Buchanan.
A Bush Chicken investigation has established that despite several boosts to the during the Sirleaf administration, the incoming administration inherited an agency with only 17 functional buses, down from 55.
A bus station being constructed for the National Transit Authority in Kakata continues to be abandoned. The contractor has not resumed work following a halt due to the Ebola outbreak.
Barely three months following the launch of Women Behind the Wheels, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has assured the governmentâ€™s continual support to the program.
Since the August 4 accident by a National Transit Authority bus, the agency has made several moves to improve safety on its buses, however transportation experts say the authority could do more to develop its guidelines.