Correction: ICA Not Amongst Troubled Insurance Company

This is to inform the general public and all clients of the Insurance Company of Africa (ICA) that this paper inadvertently posted the photograph of ICA's Head Office Building under the story captioned: "Five...

LRA Records Biggest Ever Revenue Intake At Freeport

The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) made a record-breaking US$15 million revenue collection at the Freeport of Monrovia, through its Customs Department, in the month of May. This level of collection has never been achieved in...

EU Launches Liberia Agriculture Programme (EULAP) PARTNERS Project

Increasing agricultural production by smallholder farmers, boosting agricultural value chains to revitalize the agricultural economic sector, providing technical support and investment to Liberia’s emerging agro-enterprises, and increasing the utilization of nutritious food by vulnerable...

Five Insurance Companies Crash

Liberia’s insurance industry is in a meltdown as the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) announces the temporary takeover of five companies including the long serving African Insurance Company of Liberia (ALCOL). The Central Bank said...

Climate Financing Hit Record US$ 35.2 billion in 2017

Climate financing by the world’s six largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) rose to a seven-year high of US$ 35.2 billion in 2017, up 28 per cent on the previous year. The MDBs’ latest joint report on...

Palm Spring Resort Sued for Selling Alcohol to Children

The Management of Palm Spring Resort has been sued at the Monrovia City Court for the alleged sale of alcoholic beverages and the resultant intoxication of two minors, Alisa S. Pussah 15 and the...

Lonestar Cell In U$5m Copyright Lawsuit

One of Liberia’s two GSM companies, Lonestar Cell MTN, has been sued at the Civil Law Court for allegedly stealing the copyright image or intellectual property of two local musicians valued about U$5.5 million. Mr....

Media Group Partners with Orange For affordable TV service

  Arguably amongst the best entertainment and sports bouquets in Africa, Kwesé TV will make its first to market, exclusive, well-known and original programming content available to households across the country through its distribution deal...

Countries Lose $160 Trillion in Wealth Due to Earnings Gaps Between Women and Men

  Globally, countries are losing $160 trillion in wealth because of differences in lifetime earnings between women and men. This amounts to an average of $23,620 for each person in the 141 countries studied by...

Ecobank Named Africa’s Best & Most Innovative Retail Bank

  Ecobank has won two major awards at the African Banker’s prestigious ceremony held at the Paradise Hotel in Busan, South Korea. The bank was named Best Retail Bank in Africa after impressing judges with...