Liberia & Ghana Mayors Share Notes On City Development

As part of Liberia’s Monrovia City Mayor, Jefferson Koijee’s international outreached program, April 20, 2018 met with Accra’s City Major Adejei Sowah and exchanged ideas that would bolster sister-cities relations. Accra’s City Major expressed delight...

Sierra Leone Probes Post Election Violence

Efforts to reconcile the newly elected Sierra Leone president, Julius Maada Bio and losing candidate Samura Kamara intensified over the weekend, amidst reports of clashes between the two main political parties. On Saturday, members of...

Liberian Women Celebrate Winnie Mandela

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in collaboration with the women of Liberia has begun preparations in celebrating the life of heroine, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital...

President Weah Congratulates S/Leone New Leader Maada Bio

President George Manneh Weah has sent two separate congratulatory messages to His Excellency Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone and His Excellency Mr. Ernest Bai Koroma, former President respectively, following...

Ecobank Mobile App Reaches Four million Users

The upgraded version of Ecobank’s revolutionary mobile app has attracted 3 million new customers in just 6 months, taking the total number of users to 4 million. The app builds on the core functionality that...

Nigeria Catches Weah Fever Kanu For President 2019

Former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu has been inspired by Liberian icon George Weah’s feat and has thus announced he will run for President of Nigeria in 2019. Kanu Nwankwo Weah, who had a...

Sierra Leone opposition Claims Victory

The opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) said on Monday that its candidate Julius Maada Bio had won a presidential run-off election according to its own compilation of results, while the ruling party said...

Liberia Joins AU Peace and Security Council

The African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) on Monday, March 26, inducted Liberia as member of the Peace and Security Council (PSC) for a two-year term. Liberia was elected to the Council during...

Sierra Leone Picks New President Tomorrow

Sierra Leone chooses a new president on Saturday following a delay caused by a ruling party-backed court case over alleged electoral fraud, spiking tensions following an already fractious campaign. The West African nation's 3.1 million...

S/ Leone Awaits New President After Landmark Polls

Voting count continued Thursday in Sierra Leone with the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) party and the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) presidential candidates taking an early lead. The results from the Wednesday landmark vote,...