Social Issues

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  • 6 Oct 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia Liberia's Environmental Protection Agency has warned residents in the capital against dumping waste in water bodies like swamps, creeks and rivers. Residents who defy the warning risk imprisonment, the agency said. "The
  • 16 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia The United States Trading Company (USTC), bottler of Coca-Cola in Liberia, has started construction of a wastewater treatment plant at its compound in Paynesville, outside Monrovia. "The purpose of the plant is to treat wastewater
  • 23 Mar 2008- 21:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united arab emirates, MONROVIA, Liberia, ABU DHABI-Abu Dhabi needs to stop dragging its heels to speed up decision-making on a new power and water plant. The Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Company (ADWEC) is urging the government to decide on the plant
  • 16 Mar 2008- 20:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia — The Liberian government has announced it would request legislation to stop rivers in the capital from being sites for dumping of sewage and other waste. The government has warned residents against dumping human and other waste in the
  • 17 Feb 2008- 22:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONROVIA, Liberia — Residents along the Mesurado River, the main river running within the Liberian capital, are using the river as a dumping ground for waste, and the government is calling for a halt to the practice. "Our people need to understand