Tammy Bondo, a mother of four, lost her fifth child in a cesarean section last week Wednesday at the C.B. Dunbar Maternity Hospital in Gbarnga. Her wound from the surgery has not healed fully and she still struggles to walk.
A salary cut is a reduction or decrease in oneâ€™s pay or income. It is also called salary deduction or wage cut. Meanwhile, a salary harmonization simply means equal work for equal pay across government or the same position for the same salary. Salary harmonization mainly focuses on equity on the pay scale or bridging salary disparities or imbalances.
As staff at Tubman University have expressed their displeasure with the governmentâ€™s salary harmonization policy, the universityâ€™s president, Elliot Wreh-Wilson, says the move is beyond the governmentâ€™s control.
The Senate has invited the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning to account for what it says was a violation of the Liberian Constitution and the Public Financial Management Act.
Tubman University has graduated 208 students from its six colleges.
Marylandâ€™s first district lawmaker, Mike Jurry, has provided a collection of tablets containing electronic books for students of the College of Engineering and Technology at Tubman University.
The administration of Tubman University has announced recruiting new professors to boost the strength of its faculty, after it refuted a recent Bush Chicken report that professors were leaving in droves.
Since President George Weah announced a tuition waiver at all public tertiary institutions across the country, there are visible signs that the University of Liberia has not adjusted well to the changes. An investigation reveals that the Capitol Hill campus now has an open defecation phenomenon due to the lack of water on campus.