County News

YOTAN trains Heads of Disable Organizations
The Youth in Technology and Arts Network (YOTAN), a non-profitable organization which is committed to enhancing youth development and civic engagement has ended a three-day intensive advocacy training for heads of disable organizations in Bong County. Speaking in an interview with our correspondent at the ended of the training, Youth in Technology and Arts Network (YOTAN) executive director, Donnish Mulbah Pewee, disclosed that people with disabilities are often marginalized and discriminated against in accessing better and quality education.
Prof. Sonii Awarded Honorary Doctorate Degree
Prof. Dao Ansu Sonii, Liberia’s Minister of Education, has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree. The award was conferred on Prof. Sonii by the College Council of the Starz College of Science and Technology, where he served as the commencement speaker at the second annual graduation ceremony.
Senate confirms Rebecca McGill as Deputy Minister of Finance/Development Planning
Madam Rebecca McGill, sister of the Minster of State for Presidential Affairs, Nathaniel McGill, has been confirmed by the Senate as Deputy Minister for Administration, Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. Ms. McGill was confirmed Thursday by majority members of the Senate.
Farmington Hotel Management risks Legislative Contempt
The Management of the Farmington Hotel in Margibi County may be charged with Legislative contempt for its failing to honor the citation of the August Body.

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf paid an official working visit to the Republic of Costa Rica from September 29 to October 1, 2013, at the invitation of President Laura Chinchilla Miranda.
Vice President Boakai says there have been reports by patients that some medical personnel in hospitals and clinics around the country are exercising a high degree of unprofessionalism in the discharge of their duties, something that is negatively impacting on the medical profession.
The Judge of Criminal Court “A” has drop all charges against several GSA employees who were suspended for multiple charges which include physical obstruction of government functions, felonious restraint, rioting and disorderly conduct.
As the alleged financial scandal at the National Bureau of Concessions (NBC), continues to generate public debate, two civil society organizations have called for the immediate dismissal of all individuals linked to the reported scandal.
The Administration of justice in Liberia is, but happening at a snail pace with a lesser amount of the docketed cases being adjudicated during each circuit court’s term.
Agriculture Minister Florence Chenoweth has disclosed the ministry has received US$1.
Recently, the youth of Trumansburg, Bomi County got some donation from the former boss of the Blue Lake Mining Water Company Mr.
With community members, leadership and GVL workers in attendance, GVL officially launched it first primary school in Sinoe County.
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