Liberia , officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country in West Africa. It is bordered by Sierra Leone on the west, Guinea on the north and Côte d'Ivoire on the east. Liberia's coastline is composed of mostly mangrove forests while the more sparsely populated inland consists of forests that open to a plateau of drier grasslands. The country possesses 40% of the remaining Upper Guinean rainforest. Liberia has a hot equatorial climate, with significant rainfall during the May to October rainy season and harsh harmattan winds the remainder of the year. Liberia covers an area of 111,369 km2 (43,000 sq mi) and is home to about 3.7 million people. English is the official language, while over 30 indigenous languages are spoken within the country.
TUBMANBURG, July 21 (LINA) - Commuters in Bomi County say the arbitrary hike in transport fares is hindering their social and economic interests. The commuters, who are mostly business people traveling between the capital Monrovia and Bomi County, say commercial vehicle drivers in the county are increasing transport fares daily.
GBARNGA, April 21 (LINA) - Bong County authorities are working closely with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and other partners to restore electricity to Gbarnga, Bong County.
TUBMANBURG, April 21 (LINA) -The Bomi County Legislative Caucus has resolved to allot US$20,00 from the County and Social Development Funds each year to develop Tubmanburg City, the provincial capital of the county.
GBARNGA, April 21 (LINA) - The Chairman of the Bong County Project Management Committee (PMC), Mr. Lawrence Y. Plator, is dissatisfied over delays in the completion of the Kpanyan Bridge project.
TUBMANBURG, April 3 (LINA) - The Parliamentarian of the Mano River Union Liberia chapter, George K. Coleman, is calling for the decentralization of youth activities in the four districts of Bomi County.
MONROVIA, April 5 (LINA) - Bong County Superintendent Selena Polson-Mappy says in fulfillment of its two percent exploration fees, a firm searching for iron ore in Bong County has paid the tuition of over 300 students amounting to US$10,000.
FOQUELLEH, May 1 (LINA) - Bong County District Number Four Representative, Lester Paye, has donated 30 bundles of zinc to disaster victims in Panta District, Bong County.
MONROVIA, April 3 (LINA) - A Liberia Business Registry (LBR) report has revealed that Bong County accounts for 238 or three percent of the 8,179 businesses registered in the country in 2013.