The Gbarnga-based Center for Environmental and Public Health Research has concluded a day-long awareness seminar in Ganta to educate attendees on the need to protect the environment.
In an effort to beautify the main campus and reduce years of dust and mud, the administration of Cuttington University has embarked on the pavement of 4.4 km of roads on the Suakoko campus.
A fatal road accident has killed three people in Gbarnga. The accident, involving a Mitsubishi silver jeep and a blue and black TVS motorcycle, occurred Saturday afternoon at the bridge entering Gbarnga from Monrovia.
Bong’s county attorney, E. Wilkins Nah, and Frederick Nepay, the county’s police commander, are providing conflicting accounts about the arrest of inmates who recently escaped from jail.
The mental health coordinator for Bong, A. Dakemue Kollie, has underscored the need for adequate support for mental health programs in the county.
About 21 inmates have escaped after a jailbreak Wednesday afternoon at the Gbarnga Central Prison.
The management of the Salala Rubber Corporation has, with immediate effect, banned all political activities, including rallies and meetings on the premises.
Jonathan Kolenky, 40, an officer of the Liberia National Police assigned to Bong, has been sentenced for 20 years in prison for raping a 13-year-old girl in Gbarnga.