County News

Vandalism Nibbed...As Bong Police Charged & Sent 67 Persons To Court
Police in Bong County have formally charged sixty seven persons with multiple offenses and sent them to court for prosecution following serious looting at Mining Company MNG Gold in Kokoyah District.
Yallah Dedicates US$42, 000 Elementary School
A US$42,000 six-classroom elementary school has been dedicated to residents of Tuankan Town, in Bong County. The project was allocated by Bong's Sen.Henry Yallah as part of the Legislative Support Projects program. Yallah said the allotment was made in the 2016/2017 national budget for the school's construction.
For Tragic Accident Victims: GoL Assures 'Befitting Funeral'...Rounds Up Several Alleged Looters of MNG Gold Facilities
The Minister of Internal Affairs, Varney A. Sirleaf, has reassured the commitment of the Government of Liberia (GoL) to protecting the facility of MNG Gold, a Turkish Mining Company operating in Korkoya District, Bong County, and its investment.
LACC Concludes Anti-Corruption Workshop in Bong
The Liberia Anti- Corruption Commission has concluded a two day Local government and Non-State Actors anti-corruption engagement workshop in Gbarnga, Bong County.

- For Preaching Against "Female Genital Mutilation" (FGM).
A group of women, under the umbrella, National Council of Chiefs and Elders has commenced the harvesting of about four hectare of upland rice it planted during the current farming season.
The Ambassador of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD), under the Ministry of Health has donated several pieces of mattresses to the Suakoko Leprosy Rehabilitation Center.
Ahead of the pending Bong County Council Sitting (assembly), the News Editor of Kwatekeh FM, a local community radio station in Gbarnga, Joseph Titus Yekeryan, has stressed the need for Community Radio Stations in Bong County to be prioritized during the pending County council sitting.
Hundreds of aggrieved marketers at the Dualla area along the Gbarnga-Ganta Highway have strongly called on President George Manneh Weah to dismiss Gbarnga City Mayor, Madam Lucia Herbert, for her alleged constant involvement in acts of vandalism against them.
President George Manneh Weah has finally launched his government's much-heralded Pro-Poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD) in Ganta, Nimba County.
Bong County Superintendent, Esther Yamah Walker, has told the INSIGHT that the situation in Sayweh Town, Kokoyah District, Bong County, is not alarming as it is being alleged.
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