Yesterday, February 18 was designated as a national mourning day after at least 40 alleged illegal gold miners were trapped following an unexpected mudslide that occurred recently in Gbanipea, Nimba.
Esther Walker has been suspended indefinitely as superintendent of Bong over a leaked audio recording that went viral on social media over the weekend.
Two civil society organizations in Bong have written to ask the government of Liberia to not honor any of the resolutions from November 12, 2018, Bong County Council Sitting.
For a few days last week, the Cavalla Rubber Corporation in Pleebo, Maryland was shut down due to spells casted at the entrance of the company’s central office in Gedetarbo.
The county inspector of River Cess, Daniel Doe, has repeated his earlier call for local officials of the county to be provided orientation to understand how government works.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Carter Center Liberia have concluded an orientation meant to acquaint local government officials with their newly assigned duties and functions.
In continuation of a nationwide “acquaintance tour,” Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf on Friday visited Gbarnga, where he met with local leaders and some citizens of the county at a town hall meeting.
Varney A. Sirleaf, minister of internal affairs, will begin an eight-day tour of several counties today, Monday, July 16 to acquaint himself with the new leaders of the various counties and its citizens.