Hundreds of Muslims gathered in Ganta on Friday, March 30 to dedicate a mosque which had been under renovation for over two years.
D. Dorr Cooper, the superintendent designate of Nimba, has finally broken his silence about recent statements made by Sen. Prince Johnson that he would withdraw his support for Cooperâ€™s confirmation.
Sen. Thomas Grupee of Nimba has called the move divide Nimba along tribal lines counterproductive to the unity and developmental goals of the county
Amid speculations that Sen. Prince Johnson may choose to endorse the Coalition for Democratic Change in the second round of the presidential elections, Nimbaâ€™s other senator, Thomas Grupee, has said such endorsement is â€œnot possible.â€
Liberiaâ€™s vice president and presidential candidate for the ruling Unity Party, Joseph N. Boakai, has concluded his campaign tour of Nimba County at a well-attended rally held at the Ganta Kumasi Sports Field on Thursday, October 5.
The Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction is calling on citizens of Nimba to pledge their support for its standard bearer, Prince Y. Johnson, in light of Vice President Joseph Boakai selecting a running mate from a different county.
As mixed views continue to rage among citizens of Nimba over the selection of House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay of Margibi by Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai to serve as his running mate, Sen. Prince Y. Johnson has said it is a â€œpaybackâ€ to Nimbaians who he said had â€œbadmouthedâ€ their own leaders.
Liberiaâ€™s vice president and the standard bearer of the ruling Unity Party, Joseph N. Boakai, was on Saturday, July 8, endorsed by thousands of citizens of Nimba who supported his ambition to become the next president of Liberia.