Despite the deadly Ebola virus disease causing the breakdown of many business activities across the commercial city of Ganta, Nimba County, young business entrepreneurs are strategizing to keep ahead.
The City of Ganta celebrated the recent Valentine’s Day with the opening of a modern car wash located near the center of the city.
It is the first of its kind in Ganta and includes a restaurant, bar and a mini shop with DSTV facilities to entertain customers.
“Our goal is to make Ganta a city where you can find any other modern facility you can see elsewhere around the world,” said proprietor Ms. Gaziawon Nelson Dano.
“We sell food that everybody can afford to buy and there will be a TV to all washing parks to entertain customers that will bring their vehicles here,” she added.
Ganta was one of the epicenters of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease in the country that paralyzed nearly all business centers.
In early January a guest house which contains a restaurant and an entertainment facility was open to the public.
The Hurku Guest House is located in a quiet, isolated area and offers an assortment of food choices on its menue.
Ganta being a commercial hub of Nimba has several guest houses, bars, restaurants as well as other entertainment centers along its main street.
The Star Entertainment Center also provides services to many customers and travelers in the city.
The Ganta Ambassador Hotel in Tappita is a rest stop for those traveling to the southeast of Liberia. It also contains a bar and a restaurant.
Saclapea’s Vision Palace Guest House provides affordable lodging and in Bahn is the popular Liamon Guest House.