- Search Results
 
 
Delay Of Two Key Bridge Projects Upsets Superintendent
Date Uploaded: Mar 03, 2015

Grand Cape Mount County  Flag

 

 

Delay Of Two Key Bridge Projects Upsets Superintendent

By D. Ignatius Roberts, LINA Grand Cape Mount County Correspondent

ROBERTSPORT, March 2(LINA) - Grand Cape Mount Development Superintendent, Tenneh S. Kpedebah, is dissatisfied with the slow pace of construction work on two bridges in the county by a local firm.

Superintendent Kpedebah puts the value of the bridges being built by Quality Engineering and Standard Technology, at over US$1million.

According to the Liberia News Agency (LINA) Superintendent Kpedebah made the statement over the weekend in Bamballa Town, Porkpa District while on a projects inspection tour.

She told journalists that the company and the county leadership signed a contractual agreement in January 2014 to construct two bridges in Kaylia Town, Porkpa and Tallah Town, Garwula districts.

Kpedebah noted that since the signing of the contract, the company has received 85 percent of the money and has done less than 25 percent of the work, adding: “We will take legal action if the company fails to complete the projects on the date stated in the contract.”

When contacted, the company’s Procurement officer, Andrew Johnson, who neither accepted nor denied the allegation by the county official, said the management will meet up with the deadline set in the contract.

In a related development, Superintendent Kpedebah has commended the management of Associated Builders Contractors for the construction of the Diah River Bridge valued at over US$548,000.

LINA

 

latest headlines
Bishop Wants Youth Remain Steadfast In ‘The Things Of God’
The Founder and Bishop of the Faith and Victory Church. on the Somalia Drive, Dr. Michael A. Cooper, is urging youth in the country to maintain ...more
Three Get 15Years; One 24 Years For Armed Robbery, Murder
The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “B” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Geevon Smith, has sentenced three men to 15 years imprisonmen ...more
MOH Official Wants Journalists Harp On Immunization
An official of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) at the Ministry of Health has called on local journalists to help create awareness on t ...more
For Smuggling Arms To Liberia, Guus Kouwenhoven Gets 19 Years
An international timber trader who used his business as cover to smuggle weapons into West Africa in defiance of a United Nations arms embargo ha ...more
West Africa Telecom Body To Hold Annual Meeting In Monrovia
The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will host the general annual meeting of member states of the West African Telecommunications Regul ...more
Global Fund Boss Slate 2-Day Visit To Liberia
The Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM), Dr. Mark R. Dybul, will be visiting Liberia from April ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency