Amid reports of shortages of drugs at health facilities across the country, police in Grand Bassa have confiscated a large consignment of drugs and other medical supplies at the Owensgrove checkpoint.
Rep. Matthew Joe of Grand Bassa’s third district has donated a 32-seater bus said to be worth US$85,000 for students’ use in commuting to school.
In Grand Bassa’s fifth electoral district of 27,000 people, there are a few health facilities operated by the government, the Catholic Church, and Equatorial Palm Oil company. However, a persistent lack of drugs at those facilities – particularly at the government-owned ones – often forces residents to travel long distances.
The Japanese government and four local NGOs in Liberia have signed a US$348,613 grant under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Project that aims to impact the health care and livelihood of Liberians in the affected communities.
In an effort to strengthen the justice system of Liberia, the Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia has launched a new legal aid clinic in Grand Bassa.
The National Fish Farmers Union of Liberia has announced plans to construct three storage facilities across the country.
In an effort to strengthen the health system of Liberia, the National Public Health Institute of Liberia is currently conducting a three-day annual review of its activities in Buchanan, Grand Bassa.
A 39-year-old man identified as Mark Gblozeo has been reportedly stabbed to death by his friend in Waka Town, Grand Bassa.