LIBERIA | LIBERIA

16-Feb-2019 to 14:40

Mudslide tragedy: Liberia declares day of mourning Monday

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian President George Weah has declared Monday, February 18 as a day of national mourning following the tragic death of over 40 people in a mudslide in Gbanipea, Tappita District, Lower Nimba County.

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14-Feb-2019 to 12:59

Liberia moves in to rescue trapped miners

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Days after 45 illicit miners were trapped in the Kartee Gold mine in Gboanipea located ten kilometers from Tappita District in Nimba County in northeastern Liberia, county authorities are for the first time venturing into the area.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:15

Liberia’s health sector receives support from World Bank

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Group (WBG) has committed to supporting the Government of Liberia in improving the health sector through strengthening the capacity of the country’s healthcare delivery system and the sustainable management of available resources.

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12-Feb-2019 to 14:44

Liberia: Over 57 gold miners buried underground

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Reports reaching the capital Monrovia say at least 45 gold miners from the Kartee Gold Mine located in Gboanipea located about 10 kilometers away from Tappita, in eastern Nimba County, have been buried underground.

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08-Feb-2019 to 16:09

Weah dedicates new boat station to Liberia Coast Guard

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has dedicated a newly- constructed boat station and ramp to the Liberia Coast Guard (LCG) at the Port of Buchanan, in eastern Grand Bassa County.

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05-Feb-2019 to 13:03

Liberia’s logging sector to get $7m from Morocco

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Chief Executive Officer and Founder of the Holmarcom Group, Mr. Mohammed Bensalah, has expressed interest to invest over seventy million United States dollars in Liberia’s logging sector in Gola Konneh District, Grand Cape Mount County in western Liberia.

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01-Feb-2019 to 17:04

EU offers €20m grant to improve Liberia vocational training

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia's Youth and Sports Minister D. Zeogar Wilson has disclosed that the European Union (EU) is providing a grant of €20 million ($22.9 million) to be used for the improvement of Technical Vocation Education Training (TVET) comprising both formal and informal sectors.

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