Delegates at the 10th edition of the Grand Bassa Council Sitting have allocated over US$800,000 to a range of development projects to be done under fiscal year 2018/2019.
The Concerned Citizens United to Bring Our Money Back, also, referred to as COCUBOMB, has criticized House Speaker Bhofal Chambers for his recent comments excluding the legislature from questioning by international investigators examining the case of the missing billions of Liberian banknotes.
After House Speaker Bhofal Chambers made a controversial comment that the legislature cannot be invited by any institution for investigation into the missing billions in Liberian banknotes, Grand Bassa’s fifth district representative, Thomas Goshua, has differed by saying no one is above the law.
In the wake of the mysterious disappearance of L$16 billion from the Freeport of Monrovia and Roberts International Airport, two members of the House of Representatives have called on their colleagues to convene an extraordinary session to probe into the matter.
Rep. Thomas Goshua of Grand Bassa’s fifth district has presented his first legislative report highlighting his work so far.
In Grand Bassa’s fifth electoral district of 27,000 people, there are a few health facilities operated by the government, the Catholic Church, and Equatorial Palm Oil company. However, a persistent lack of drugs at those facilities – particularly at the government-owned ones – often forces residents to travel long distances.
The governing Unity party has launched its campaign in Buchanan with significantly fewer supporters in attendance than what was seen at Liberty Party’s launch days earlier.