Liberians in three counties – Bong, Margibi, and Grand Bassa – have expressed grave concern over the abandonment of bus terminals by the National Transit Authority.
National Transit Authority to Receive 45 New Buses From India
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.
Two Recent Fire Disasters in Ganta Render Several Persons Homeless
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.
NTA Abandons US$97,000 Bus Terminal in Grand Bassa
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.
New NTA Leadership Met Only 17 Functional Buses
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.
NTA Bus Station Construction Stalled in Kakata
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.
Women Behind the Wheels Gets Assurance of More Governmentâ€™s Support
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.
After Accident, NTA Improving Safety but Experts Say Authority Can Do More
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.