Missing Witness: What Michael Allison Would Have Said About Exxon U$5million ‘Bribes’

Prosecutors are expected this week to present findings of a presidential mandated inquiry into Global Witness’ report that former key Johnson Sirleaf’s administration officials received irregular payments after concluding oil concession with US firm...

US$536 Loan Would Expand Economy By 20%

President George Weah’s infrastructure development projects including the construction of a coastal highway would lead to the Liberian economy recording an estimated 15 – 20 percent GDP growth, administration officials and economists have forecast. The...

Weah Surrenders 25% Salary to Teachers

President George Weah has directed that the 25% he declared deducted from his salary and benefits on 29 January this year be remitted into the accounts of the National Teachers Association of Liberia (NTAL)...

U$5m Oil ‘Kickbacks’ – Legislators Ignored Expert’s Warning

Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s officials were aware they would receive individual payments in return for granting US oil firm ExxonMobil a lucrative offshore concession before the consummation of the deal. ExxonMobil Petroleum Sharing Contract...

UP Prepares For 2024

The standard bearer of the opposition Unity Party and former Liberia’s vice president Joseph Boakai Saturday told party stalwarts in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County that the party is determined to lead the country again...

Alert Out In US, UK, Canada to Probe Ellen, Son & Allies for...

International natural resource and anti graft campaigners have alerted law enforcement authorities in the United States of America, Canada and the United Kingdom to investigate former Liberian officials who may enter its territory or...

‘Black Hole’ Mysterious Men Reaped US$34million From Pan African Plaza

There is a looming puzzle in the aftermath of the United Nations peacekeeping mission (UNMIL) departure from Liberia after more than 14 years service to the country and its people. There is no...

Ellen & Son Approve US$5million ‘Bribes’

The New Democrat has obtained evidence detailing how a single US oil firm may have succeeded in compromising nearly all Liberian officials who matter to it obtaining a lucrative oil deal off the West...

Weah Orders Robert Sirleaf, Allies Probed for ‘Corruption’

President George Weah has directed Justice Minister Musa Dean to investigate top former officials including ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s son Robert Sirleaf in connection with Global Witness report alleging corruption. The UK based natural...

Scandal: How Ellen’s Son & Allies Nipped the Poor

Editor’s Note: In This article, governance watchdog Global Witness exposed top secrecy and corruption within Liberia’s oil sector and how a select few in former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s kitchen cabinet shared oil revenue...