The security apparatus of Nimba County, backed by United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), on April 17 commenced an exercise considered as “confidence building” along the bordering towns with La Cote d’Ivoire.
It was part of their duty to foster security and confidence among the locals.
The APM Terminal’s managers, employees and the acting leadership of the National Port Authority (NPA) yesterday celebrated Global Safety Day (GSD) in Monrovia with a call for all to prioritize safety rules at their respective work places.
The ceremony held at the APM Terminal head offices at the Free Port of Monrovia was the ninth hosted by the company in the country under the theme, “Work Safe, Home Safe.”
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has completed its investigations, charged and forwarded to court thirty motorcyclists for their involvement in the Thursday April 16, violent protest in the City of Paynesville that led to the burning down of a police station and five other stations vandalized.
According to spokesman Sam Collins, the LNP’s Charge Sheet documented the actions carried out by rampaging motorcyclists based upon the alleged killing of their fellow motorcyclist, Alfred Tarnue, by a police officer
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has donated eight shelter tents valued at US$38,660 to the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization (BIN) as part of efforts to ensure effective monitoring of Liberia’s border posts to prevent the resurgence of the deadly Ebola virus disease (EVD) and other cross-border issues.
At the donation ceremony in Monrovia, UNDP Deputy Country Director for Programmes and acting Country Director Cleophas Torori said the donation of the shelter tents is intended to ensure robust surveillance at the country’s border posts.