Jubilation and songs of praise took the center stage at the Unification Pavilion in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County when the Bar Election Commission (BEC) declared Cllr. Moses Paegar as the winner of the presidential post of the Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA).
The Executive Director of Grand Bassa Youth for Development, Reconstruction and Reconciliation (GBYDRR), NathanielWalker has accused Liberty Party (LP) lawmakers of stalling development initiatives intended to improve the economic status of citizens and residents of Grand Bassa County.
Mr. Walker cited the lawmakers’ deliberate refusal to execute their oversight responsibility to ensure that the people get direct budgetary appropriations for the construction of schools, clinics and salary increments as evidence of LP lawmakers’ anti- development position in the county.
Grand Bassa County Ranking Senator Nyonblee Karnga-Lawrence is requesting the Senate to invite the head of the National Social Security and Welfare Corporation (NASSCORP) for an open hearing to address some pertinent issues regarding the future well-being of that corporation’s tax payers.
Senator Lawrence in a letter to plenary yesterday noted that her request was prompted by reports of complaints and concerns of Liberians who pay Social Security fees to “secure their future well-being and the welfare of their family members in the case of disability or death.”