After Years Of Drinking Creek Water, Gorgbahn Community Finally Gets New Hand Pump

From Elton Wroinbee Tiah | GNN Correspondent | Grand Bassa County|

Barely few months after Global News Network published a story of the need of Gorgbarn Community in Grand Bassa, Confrangar Samuel Peters Humanitarian Initiative has constructed a hand pump for the community.

The intervention of the organization came as a result of the several unwanted death of inhabitants of the Gorgbehn Community in Wayzohn City, Grand Bassa County.

The inhabitants of the area made several appeals to humanitarians’ organizations to quickly intervene by providing safe drinking water to for their community.

The Community Leader of  are identified as Maxson Quarter, told News men that they are  over one thousand residents of the area who have been dying on a regular basis due to the lack of safe drinking water.

“We the residents in this community are plenty, but instead of getting a safe drinking water, our women and children have been fetching water from the creek since the community was established “.

He said prior to the creek present condition, they were partly safe for drinking, but noted that since the detour of a road was created by the three logging companies in the district, it stopped the free flow of the creek, which  eventually led to it been unsafe to drink or cook.

He happily appreciated Confrangar Samuel Peters Humanitarian Initiative for being the first to listen to their cries.

“Look, I just don’t know what to say but I am over happy because under my administration as Community Leader, we now have the first hand pump in our area”.

The newly constructed hand pump is now providing safe cooking and drinking water for the community dwellers.

Confrangar Samuel Peters Humanitarian Initiative was established with the objective of giving by to the needy.

The chief executive officer of the organization Samuel Confrangar Peters is currently in the United States.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.

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