Mrs. Sloan and partial view of the unsanitary environment: “We pay dues every day but nothing is done to cater to the wellbeing of the marketers.”

Rally Town Marketers Cry for Help

Marketers in the Rally Town Market on UN Drive in Monrovia yesterday complained about the deteriorating condition of the structure and the unhealthy environment in which they sell.

According to them, the area is not hygienic for their wellbeing and may lead to the outbreak of diseases such as malaria and cholera.

BRE billboard in one of the affected communities no longer exist

OPIC Raises Concern over BRE Failed Project

The United States Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has published a plan to address widespread failures at the agency that contributed to a failed energy project in Liberia, which resulted in a serious human rights, labor and environmental abuses, an OPIC document has reported.

  According to a release from the Accountability Counsel, SOMO and Green Advocates International, the brief plan outlines a number of important institutions and operational communities suffered.

Mr. Williams: “The exercise is to bring relief to rural population”

Petroleum Market to Be Decentralized

The Managing Director of the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company (LPRC), T. Nelson Williams, has said his administration will decentralize the petroleum market in all 15 counties.

Mr. Williams gave the assurance recently in Monrovia at a program held in his honor by the Petroleum Importers Association of Liberia (PIAL).

According to him, decentralization of the petroleum market in the country will lead to adequate supply of products to all 15 counties in order to reduce prices and keep them stable.

DMA at the Minsitry of State, Mrs. Shannon makes a comment as President Sirleaf and LMA President Sloan listen.

New Ma Juah Market Dedicated

The government of Liberia, through the Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs has finally relocated marketers of the Ma Juah market, who for the past eight years have been temporarily squatting on a parcel of land inVai Town near the Gabriel Tucker Bridge that connects Monrovia to Bushrod Island.

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, on Friday, officially dedicated and turned over to the leadership of the old Ma Juah market the newly renovated premises that previously hosted the Liberia Tractor Company (LIBTRACO) in Waterside.

View of Market

Gov’t Relocates Ma Juah Market

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs is informing the entire public and all marketers that it has begun the relocation of marketers of the old Ma Juah Market in Vai Town.

The market is being relocated in the old Liberia Tractor Company (LIBTRACO) building opposite the Georgia Pattern United Methodist Church on Water Street, UN Drive.


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