- Search Results
Senate Endorses AfDB Loan Agreement
Date Uploaded: Mar 26, 2015

Senator George T. Tengbeh



Senate Endorses AfDB Loan Agreement

By Ballah M. Kollie, LINA

MONROVIA, March 26 (LINA) – The Liberian Senate has concurred with the House of Representatives on the ratification of a US$78.11 loan agreement between Liberia and the African Development Bank (AfDB) and African Development Fund (ADF).

The loan is intended to finance phase two of the Mano River Union Road Development and Transport Facilitation Program (MRU/RDTFP).

The Liberian Senate reached the decision Thursday following an Executive Session, according to the Liberia News Agency.

Meanwhile, the Senate has received and sent to committee room a communication from Senator George T. Tengbeh recommending the erection of a “Memorial Monument” in honor of victims of the Ebola virus at the intersection of Marshall and the Roberts International Airport.

In his second communication, Senator Tengbeh also re-introduced for passage an Act to amend chapters 34, 41, 42, 43 and 44 of the Criminal Procedure Law of Liberia relating to imprisonment and the division of corrections

At the same time, the Blue Ribbon committee’s report and recommendations on salary disparities of public sector employees was also received and sent to committee room, according to LINA.


latest headlines
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
African Media Group Condemns Killing Of Nigerian Journalist
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) says it has received with shock reports that Famous Giobaro, a desk editor with the state-owned Glory ...more
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Apostle Suleman Coming To Liberia Again
The President and Founder of the Nigeria-based Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) international is due in the country for a two-day crusade beginning Ma ...more
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency