As a result of a perceived communications gap between ArcelorMittal and local NGOs, the company held a forum with seven organizations to ensure that the company’s contributions and achievements are better understood.
A Bush Chicken investigation has found that US$4,000 provided by MNG Gold Liberia as contribution towards the renovation of the superintendent’s residence in Gbarnga was instead used by Bong’s Superintendent Esther Walker on a trip Accra, Ghana.
The president of the Nimba County Community College has outlined several challenges facing the institution, noting that he met the college’s account empty with debt owed to several vendors.
Several flood victims in Buchanan are accusing mining giant ArcelorMittal of bearing responsibility for the floods last July that damaged properties and left many homeless.
The Liberia National Police has launched its second road safety campaign in Buchanan, coinciding with the release of 12 years of accident statistics. The accidents were recorded from 2007 to April 2018.
ArcelorMittal has certificated 24 employees in port management and locomotive brakes maintenance after they completed a month-long training.
ArcelorMittal, in collaboration with the Nimba County Administration, has agreed to provide vacation jobs for 65 students from July to August.
Residents along the highway from Ganta to Tappita are expected to soon receive payments for properties that would be affected by the pending road construction.