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 Water is life, one of several dedicated Hand Pumps in Margibi/Bassa by the Charity, Gospel Train International. Water is life, one of several dedicated Hand Pumps in Margibi/Bassa by the Charity, Gospel Train International.

In Margibi, Bassa, Lofa Counties, Gospel Train International Inc. Dedicates Several Hand Pumps, Distribute Seed Rice

MARGIBI COUNTY, LIBERIA -The international US-Liberian based charity, Gospel Train International Incorporated, has constructed and dedicated 6 modern Hand Pumps valued nearly twenty-six thousand United States Dollars, in Margibi and Grand Bassa Counties and also distributed Seed Rice to nearly forty thousand farmers in Lofa and Margibi Counties.

Gospel Train International Inc. established in 2015, is a non-governmental and non-for profit Liberian-US based organization currently engaged in the distribution of Seed Rice since 2020, farming tools distribution and farm irrigations, is now constructing modern hand pumps in parts of Liberia free of charge. According to the Chief Executive Officer of Gospel Train International Inc., Reverend Oliver Adams, a United Methodist Clergyman, funds for the hand pumps and seed rice were made possible through the American Humanitarian family, commonly called, Mr. and Mrs. George, currently based in the United States in an effort to help buttress the Government of Liberia Pro-Poor Agenda.

Dedicating the hand pumps Monday, 26 July 2021, in Margibi and Grand Bassa Counties respectively, the Focal Person for the charity, Gospel Train International, Prince Dunbar said, the gestures during this festive holiday of Independence Day in Liberia, are intended to put smiles on faces of much needed Liberians and to also help improve the lives of less fortunate Liberians, who will in the future be able to cater to the needs of they and their families. Mr. Dunbar said, to ensure that this dream becomes a reality, Christian Train Inc. has hired a Consultant from Kenya, Davidson Chengoni from the Village Drill Modern and Manual Company based in Nairobi, Kenya, to assemble the modern the Village Drill water machine and to train employees of the organization, who will in future, construct hand pumps in the most needed and vulnerable parts of Liberia.

The Veteran Liberian Broadcaster clarified that the gestures from Gospel Train International Inc. are not intended to score any political gain, but to also assist the government who is unable to cater to the needs of all Liberians at the same time due to the growing economic crisis. Speaking for the benefiting towns and villages, during the dedication ceremony, the Town Chief of Barclay Town Margibi County, Joe Kortima expressed thanks and appreciation to the American philanthropists, Mr. and Mrs. George for putting smiles on the faces of the people of Liberia, mainly in Margibi and Grand Bassa. Town Chief Kortima, with the consent of the Elders, Traditional Leaders and the people bestow upon the American, Mr. George, the name, “Mr. Clean Water Man”. The Margibi County Town Chief said, the citizens are very happy for the provision of clean water that will greatly address and help to reduce the water born sicknesses in Margibi, Bassa, and other surrounding villages and towns in the country.

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