The graduatesBy William Q. HarmonThe St. Joseph Campus of the Stella Maris Polytechnic (SMP), a Catholic run tertiary institution in Monrovia, was last Friday a scene of jubilation when degrees in various academic disciplines were conferred on 452 students who had completed their prescribed courses.The excitement of parents, friends, family and students attending the convocation in the school’s huge, unfinished gymnasium was so intense that it spread outside to the crowds which jam packed the campus. The gym, which is still under construction, will be a state-of the art basketball court.Guest Speaker, the Chair of the Liberia Telecommunications Authority, Angelique WeeksShe described education as the foundation for everything, but said it must go along with the fear of God, patience, dedication and good work ethics. “This is the only way you are going to succeed in life,” she admonished the graduates.
A Chinese man has pleaded guilty to his part in a growhouse operation of cannabis in Co Donegal.Pui Lam Sam pleaded guilty to three charges following the discovery of the growhouse in Ballintra on January 24th last.Lam Sam appeared at Letterkenny Circuit Court yesterday charged with possession, possession for sale of supply and also the cultivation of cannabis. Judge John O’Hagan asked if the case related to a growhouse situation and was told it was.He was remanded in custody to appear at a future sitting of the court for sentencing.CHINESE MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO PART IN DONEGAL CANNABIS GROWHOUSE was last modified: October 29th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:cannabisJUdge John O’HaganPui Lam Sam