The Ministry of Agriculture has installed a large capacity rice processing equipment to promote local production of rice and reduce food insecurity in Maryland.
After reports emerged of an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in Sierra Leone, the National Public Health Institute of Liberia says it is monitoring the situation.
Agric Power Africa, a nongovernmental organization, has launched a five-year agriculture project to invest US$10 billion in Liberia.
The Liberia Agency for Community Empowerment has paid subsidies to over 250 Grand Bassa youth who participated in the first phase of the Liberia Youth Opportunity Project.
The Sixth Judicial Circuit Court has mandated the leadership of the Firestone Agricultural Workers Union of Liberia to immediately hold elections following several delays.
Firestone workers have agreed to end their protest for higher wages following an intervention from the Ministries of Justice and Labour, and the Margibi County Legislative Caucus.
The first phase of the World Bank-sponsored Youth Opportunities Project has ended, with organizers saying that it benefited 3,612 persons from 129 communities across the country.
All 45 divisions at the Firestone plantation were shut down early Wednesday when workers, mainly rubber tappers, laid down their tools in demand of US$8.36 as their daily minimum wage.