After a logging company provided funds to communities in River Cess to use as scholarships for students, residents are now complaining that the process for selecting students has not been transparent.
The Community Forestry Development Committee of Forest Management Contract Area K has completed the construction of a guest house in Upper River Cess, using income provided to the community through logging fees.
Pres. George Weah has appointed 25 local government officials in River Cess, appointing a new superintendent after previously appointing Ruth Sawmadal to the position.
The Chainsaw and Timber Dealers Union of Liberia have donated fuel to the River Cess County Health Team.
Representatives from communities affected by the logging activities of the EJ&J Investment Corporation met on Saturday, February 24 to determine how to spend funds recently provided by the logging company.
River Cess’ Sen. Dallas Gueh has told The Bush Chicken that discussions are ongoing to replace the Timbo River Bridge that connects Grand Bassa to the southeastern region of the country.
More than 100 community health assistants have been trained to create awareness ahead of an effort by the River Cess County Health Team to distribute mosquito nets.
Youth groups protest against the appointment of Ruth Sawmadal as superintendent of River Cess.