The power development in Maryland is being provided under the arrangement of the cross-border West African Power Pool initiative and co-sponsored by the European Union and the African Development Bank.
The executive chairman of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission, James Verdier, says the institution is struggling to investigate corruption cases in other parts of the country due to lack of operational funds. Liberia currently ranks 90 among the 175 most corrupt countries around the world.
Police in Monrovia are currently interrogating Musa M. Kanneh, the manager of Kaha International Construction Company, for failing to renovate the Cape Palmas High School in Harper, Maryland after his company was awarded the contract.
Immediately after the end of the preliminary round of the 2016-17 Liberia National County Sports Meet, few football pundits thought a county that failed to win a single game in three matches would have become the champions.
While the J. J. Dossen Hospital in Harper has been renovated and provided with top-notch equipment, in nearby Pleebo, the Pleebo Health Center continues to struggle with its own issues.
Maryland is one of the few regions in Liberia, along with Grand Gedeh, Nimba, and Montserrado, where residents have access to the electricity grid.
After almost six weeks, the National County Sports Meet has reached its final stage with Maryland scheduled to play Monsterrado on Sunday, Jan. 15 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.
Watch as J. J. Dossen Hospital staff provide an exclusive tour of the facility to The Bush Chicken.