The 13th Judicial Circuit Court, in Kakata has sentenced two Nigerians to ten and five years in prison respectively, for unlicensed importation, distribution, and trafficking distribution of controlled substance.
Defendants in the Global Witness corruption case have pleaded not guilty to court charges.
Three suspected criminals have been killed in Bong as a result of mob violence in less than one month.
A judge has imposed a US$200 fine each on seven indictees in the widely publicized Global Witness corruption case.
The Liberia National Police on Wednesday, March 1, charged four suspects recently arrested in Lower Johnsonville, Montserrado with illegally possessing election materials.
The Liberia Coast Guard has seized two foreign vessels after accusing its sailors of illegally treading on the country’s territorial waters without any prior notice.
Police in Bong have arrested, charged and sent to court, two persons in connection with multiple registration and forgery during the ongoing voter registration process.
Sand Beach, previously known as Sand Bay, is a settlement established by illicit miners and is River Cess’s largest gold mining camp with more than 5,000 residents from different parts of Liberia.