- Search Results
 
 
C.B Dunbar Hospital Gets US$10k Latrine Facility
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2015

 Bong County Flag

 

 

C.B Dunbar Hospital Gets US$10k Latrine Facility
By Philip T. Singbah, LINA Bong County Correspondent

GBARNGA, September 28 (LINA) - A local non-governmental organization,Grass Root Women (GRW) of Bong County, has turned over a latrine facility valued at US$10,000 to the administration of the C.B. Dunbar Maternity Hospital in Gbarnga, Bong County.

GRW comprises women from various sectors of Bong County, including the Marketing Association and the Traditional Birth Attendants Association, among others.

GRW Head Dorothy Tooman told the Liberia News Agency (LINA) in GbarngaMonday that the institution saw the need to construct the outdoor latrine facility following an assessment it conducted in 2014.

Tooman explained that during the assessment, it established that there was no outdoor latrine facility at the maternal hospital for patients, caretakers and the hospital administration.

This situation, she said, was causing embarrassment for the hospital’s authorities as few bathrooms within the facility could not accommodate the population.

Receiving the keys to the facility on behalf of the hospital administration, Officer-In-Charge Anthony Kollie lauded the women for the gesture and called on other well-meaning Liberians to follow suit, terming the latrine as a “relief” to the hospital.

The C.B Dunbar Maternity Hospital constructed in Gbarnga is the only facility in the county that gives priority to maternal healthcare issues.
LINA PTS/PSN/TSS/PTK

latest headlines
LEC Holds Community Engagements Against Power Theft
The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has renewed its warning to individuals engaged in power theft to desist, as it was costing government i ...more
Cuttington University Promises To Sustain EHELD Projects
The Administration of the Cuttington University has assured the Excellence in Higher Education for Liberian Development (EHELD) of its commitment ...more
Justice Banks Decline To Issue Prohibition Against Korkoyah
Supreme Court Justice-in-Chamber Philip A. Z. Banks Thursday declined to grant the writ of prohibition requested by Dr. Togba Nah Tipoteh against ...more
VP Boakai Assures LACC Of Support To Tackle Graft
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has assured the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) of his unreserved commitment to tackle the scourge of c ...more
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Luxembourg On ‘National Day'
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to His Royal Highness, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, on that country’s Nati ...more
ECOWAS Envoys Congratulate Pres. Sirleaf
The Dean of ECOWAS Ambassadors and Heads of Mission Accredited to Senegal, General Edouard Tiape Kassarate, has congratulated President Ellen Joh ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency