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Prez. Weah dedicates 50 units’ new homes for popo Beach

Julius Konton/Jos Garneo Cephas Sr.
A partial view of the Popo Beach Housing Units
A partial view of the Popo Beach Housing Units

MONROVIA, LIBERIA - President Weah says the CDC-led government is committed to restoring hope and fostering development for the Liberian people.

The Liberian leader said: “My legacy would be seen in the fulfillment of my development agenda in six years of my leadership as President of Liberia”.

President Weah spoke Friday, August 9, 2019 when he provided a 50 Housing Units containing two bed rooms apartment with sliding widows,   bathroom, including living and dining rooms, constructed by the Liberia Agency for Community Empowerment (LACE).

As part of activities marking the official dedication of the housing unit, the Liberian Leader also distributed 10 bags of 25kg rice, including mattresses and buckets, to the occupants of each of the two bed rooms Units.

The cost of the unit is estimated at US$800,000 and will serve as new homes for the populated community of Popo Beach on Bushrod Island in Monrovia. Recently several private homes in the community were gutted by fire, thus attracting President Weah’s attention for government to restore the hope of hundreds of  residents that were rendered homeless in the area.

LACE Executive Director, Quiwu Yekeh, in his remarks called on occupants of the housing units to keep the houses clean.

 


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