Following a weeklong water outage in several communities, the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation restored its service on Thursday, February 14.
Since President George Weah announced a tuition waiver at all public tertiary institutions across the country, there are visible signs that the University of Liberia has not adjusted well to the changes. An investigation reveals that the Capitol Hill campus now has an open defecation phenomenon due to the lack of water on campus.
Technicians of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation are working to repair the damaged 36-in transmission pipe that carries water to Paynesville, Congo Town, and Monrovia.
In the wake of a damaged 36-inch pipe that supplies water to several communities in Monrovia, the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation has announced that water supply will be disrupted for seven days in the affected areas.
A damage to the 36-inch pipe that supplies water to several communities in Monrovia has led to water outage.
After assurance from Duannah Kamara, the managing director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation, that the agency would supply pipe-borne water to residents of Central Monrovia in 90 days, the entity is still struggling to do such.
The Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation and the Millennium Challenge Account Liberia have agreed to reconstruct a raw water pipeline that will supply water from the Mount Coffee Hydro Power Plant to the White Plains Water Treatment Plant outside Monrovia.
Duannah Kamara, Liberia’s Water and Sewer Corporation’s managing director, says the entity is losing 78 percent of processed water to leakages and illegal connection.