Traditional leaders and actors of the formal legal system in Bong have agreed, through a memorandum of understanding, to collaborate to better ensure that citizens can access justice in the county.
Police in Gbarnga are investigating Beatrice Moses, 35, for kidnapping a day-old infant from the maternal wards at the C.B. Dunbar Maternal Hospital in Gbarnga.
Mob violence thrives in Liberia partly because of a weak justice system. Crowded prisons, poor police gathering of evidence, and corruption can often mean that criminals are released without bearing the consequences required by the law.
Commercial vehicle drivers in Gbarnga staged several roadblocks early Monday morning at different venues along the Suakoko Highway.
Police in Gbarnga have arrested two members of a presidential taskforce established to retrieve vehicles from former government officials. Police allege that the two men tried to sell three of those government vehicles that were retrieved in Bong.
On Saturday morning, Jefferson Koijee, mayor of Monrovia, was involved in a motor accident along the Suakoko Highway.
The superintendent of police in Bong County, Frederick Nepay, is calling for increased citizens’ collaboration in preventing crimes in the county.
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga has commenced the trial of Moses Porkpah, the man who shot and killed his girlfriend, Dorris Nyan, on June 1 this year in Cow Farm.