Who is the current Superintendent of Gbarpolu County?

Who is the current Superintendent of Gbarpolu County?

Allen Gbowee

Gbarpolu County
Districts 6
Established 2001
• Superintendent Allen Gbowee

How many tribes are there in Gbarpolu?

Gbarpolu’s relative newness as a County, its remoteness and its geographic isolation from the seat from which it was previously administered (Voinjama in Upper Lofa) led to a relative lack of administrative institutions being founded. The County has eleven (11) chiefdoms and twenty-seven (27) clans.

When was gbarpolu established?

Created in 2003 from territory previously known as Lower Lofa County, Gbarpolu is the newest of Liberia’s fifteen political sub-divisions.

Which County is the biggest county in Liberia?

The oldest counties are Grand Bassa and Montserrado, both founded in 1839 prior to Liberian independence. Gbarpolu is the newest county, created in 2001. Nimba is the largest of the counties in size at 4,460 square miles (11,551 km2), while Montserrado is the smallest at 737 square miles (1,909 km2).

What is the capital of Margibi County?

Kakata serves as the capital with the area of the county measuring 2,616 square kilometres (1,010 sq mi).

How many county Liberia have?

The Republic of Liberia is divided into 15 first-order administrative divisions (ADM1s), known as counties.

Who is the richest person in Liberia?

Benoni Wilfred Urey
Benoni Urey

Benoni Wilfred Urey
Born 22 June 1957 Careysburg, Liberia
Citizenship Liberia
Alma mater Cuttington University; University of Southern California
Known for Business holdings; association with Charles Taylor

Which is the richest county in Liberia?

Nimba is also one of the richest in Liberia. It has the largest deposit of high grade iron ore. Other natural resources found in Nimba are gold, diamonds, timber, etc.

Which president founded Margibi County?

President Samuel Doe
In 1984, under President Samuel Doe, Grand Kru and Bomi counties were established. In 1985, two more counties were created: Margibi and Rivercess. The last two current counties were created under President Charles Taylor: River Gee in 2000 and Gbarpolu in 2001.

What is the population of Margibi County?

Margibi County is located in Central Liberia just about 45 minutes drive from Monrovia and has an area of 1,039 square miles. It has a population of 209,923.

What is the function of a county superintendent in Liberia?

The Superintendent coordinates the larger County Executive Council and is in charge of annual County Development Meeting, a platform for reviewing ongoing development efforts.