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.
Police in Margibi charged and sent to court the commissioner of Cinta Township, Roland Johnson, and 73 other individuals for their alleged roles in the April 1 violence in Weala.
Residents in Weala are living in panic days after police began summarily arresting individuals following a violent protest initiated by commercial motorcyclists over the gruesome murder of one of their members.
A violent protest initiated by motorcyclists over the gruesome murder of a commercial motorcyclist has led to the vandalizing and burning of several private and public properties in Weala.
For at least one week now, operations at the Salala Rubber Corporation plantation have become paralyzed as a result of an ongoing protest by workers demanding better working conditions.
Police in Kakata are investigating circumstances that led to the mysterious death of a commercial bus driver who was stabbed to death by an unknown person.
The management of the Salala Rubber Corporation has reaffirmed its ban on all political activities, including rallies and meetings, on the premises.
The management of the Salala Rubber Corporation has, with immediate effect, banned all political activities, including rallies and meetings on the premises.