Liberia, S/Leone Not Prepared To Prevent Ebola

The American government’s intervention via the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) to train health workers in Liberia and Sierra Leone to prepare for and prevent the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease...

ArcelorMittal Shipping More Ore From Liberia Than Canada, Brazil

ArcelorMittal's iron ore shipments based on market prices grew in the second quarter to 10 million mt, the steel and mining group said Wednesday in an earnings statement. Market-priced iron ore shipments increased by 9.3%...

No Impunity For Ellen’s Corrupt Officials – National Orator

In the closing years of President George Weah’s government, officials who were involved in theft of entrusted public resources would be prosecuted for economic and financial crimes, Finance and Development Planning Minister Samuel Tweah...

US Rejects, Liberia Accepts ‘War Crimes Suspects’

Editor’s Note: While several Liberian war actors and combatants accused of committing war crimes and crimes against humanity continue to enjoy impunity on home soil, the United States government has made its territory a...

Ellen’s 12 years Performance Rates Weah’s Six Months in Office -National Orator

Finance and Development Planning Minister has provided a caustic response to opposition criticism that the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has had a poor showing in its first six months in office. Delivering this...

GVL Scares Investors

Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL), a palm oil company operating in Liberia since 2012, last week voluntarily suspended its membership in the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) - the sustainability certification body for the...

‘Cerebral Malaria Made Me Leave CDC – Senator Coleman

Medical doctor turned Grand Kru County Senator Peter S. Coleman has announced his return to the now ruling Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) blaming his departure on cerebral malaria which he suffered at the...

CBL Complicit in Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing

The Central Bank of Liberia’s failure to regulate the transfer of money in and out of Liberia has made the country a soft ground for money laundering and terrorist financing. A classified report this paper...

US$5.5 Billion Gold Benefiting Crock Officials, Foreigners

    Few criminal minded Liberians officials and their foreign business allies are main beneficiaries of the country’s estimated US$5.5billion gold deposit, a top official in the erstwhile Johnson Sirleaf administration said Wednesday in the capital...

Gov’t. Freezes Money Trade For 24 Hours

As part of the “robust measures” to address Liberia’s current economic malady, especially as it relates to inflation and depreciation of the local currency, the government has ordered a freeze on the local money...