GVL Presents US$100,000 Cheque to MOA

Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) has presented a cheque for US$100,000 to the Ministry of Agriculture as scholarship funds for university students studying Agriculture. The presentation was made over the weekend at the Ministry of Agriculture office in Gardnersville, outside Monrovia. Presenting the cheque on behalf of GVL, Compliance Manager, K. Emmanuel Yarkpazuo, said, the company hopes that funds allotted for Agriculture students are used for the internal purpose. He said GVL will continue to work along with the Government of Liberia, especially the Agriculture Ministry to achieve its goal of educating more Liberians in the Agriculture sector. Receiving the cheque, the Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Florence Chenoweth, thanked the GVL family for its kind work over the years. She said some of the students benefiting from the scholarship, who have earned their Master’s, will be sent for PhD studies and then Liberia will have Junior Scientists in Agriculture.