National Elections Commission will engage in a robust civic education campaign in all parts of Bong to help voters understand the processes and events leading to the senatorial by-election in the county.
Four of Bong’s five contestants in the senatorial by-election in the county faced off at a debate organized by the Liberia Media for Democratic Initiatives in Gbarnga.
Several streets in Gbarnga and other parts of Bong are becoming increasingly inaccessible as a result of lack of rehabilitation.
At least five persons are reported dead from a tragic accident involving two vehicles along the Gbarnga-Totota stretch of the Suakoko Highway.
Police in Gbarnga have arrested two members of a presidential taskforce established to retrieve vehicles from former government officials. Police allege that the two men tried to sell three of those government vehicles that were retrieved in Bong.
On Friday, Cuttington University awarded President George Weah an honorary doctorate degree during the university’s 57th graduation ceremony.
The Liberia Drugs Enforcement Agency has set ablaze narcotic substances valued at L$1,836,380 (US$12,242) in Gbarnga.
Cuttington University professor wants the university to expand its sources of funding beyond tuition and budgetary allotment.