- Search Results
 
 
Gbarpolu Students Union, Businessman In Land Tussle
Date Uploaded: May 07, 2014

Gbarpolu County Flag

 

 

Gbarpolu Students Union, Businessman In Land Tussle
By Emmanuel Mondaye, LINA Gbarpolu County Correspondent

BOPOLU CITY, May 7 (LINA) – A land dispute has developed between the leadership of the Gbarpolu University Students Union (GUSU) and the owner of the Bokomu Shopping Center in Bopolu City.

GUSU President Joshua Yassah told the Liberia News Agency (LINA) Tuesday that the two lots of land was provided the student community by the late Chief Jallah Lone in 2000 to construct a modern student intellectual center.

He said due to lack of funds to immediately begin construction work on the land, GUSU decided to process all the relevant documents for the land.

Mr. Yassah said to their greatest dismay, they met an unfinished house on the land owned by businessman Daniel Galabah.  

He said he reported the matter to the relevant county authorities for their intervention to find an amicable solution to the dispute.

When contacted via mobile phone, Mr. Galabah said he acquired two and half lots of land from the late Chief Jallah Lone in 2008 and that he has a tribal certificate to show ownership of the disputed land.

The disputed parcel of land is situated at the back of the Bopolu Resource Center in the Promised Land Community.

Meanwhile, lawyers representing GUSU are preparing a lawsuit against Mr. Galabah, GUSU President Yassah told the Liberia News Agency.
LINA EDM/TSS/PTK

latest headlines
U.S. Embassy Official Nudges Graduates To Believe In Self
he Economics Officer at the US Embassy here, Lilieth Whyte, has told graduates of the ‘Be The Change Academy’ Entrepreneurship Training and J ...more
Cadet Collins Departs for US West Point Military Academy
A young Liberian, Cadet Scott Amos Collins, has departed Liberia for the prestigious West Point Military Academy in the United States of America. ...more
‘Mental Disorder A Problem Globally, But Grave In Liberia’ - Macualey
The Chairman of the Liberia Chapter of the West African College of Physicians. Dr. Rose Jallah Macualey, says mental disorder is a global problem ...more
Defense Ministry Differs With Brumskine Over ‘Zogos’ Recruitment
The Defense Ministry says its attention has been drawn to the Thursday, June 22, edition of the New Democrat Newspaper under the banner headline ...more
GoL, LADA Hold Awareness On Food Safety Standards, Law
The Government of Liberia (GOL) and the Liberia Agro-Business Development Activities (LADA) have held an event aimed at creating awareness among ...more
Liberia Turns Over ECOWAS Ambassadorial Post To Togo
Liberian Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Al-Hassan Conteh, has turned over the Chairmanship of ECOWAS Permanent Representati ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency