Donors Send Warning Over U$4.5million ‘Missing’ In Road Fund Accounts

Liberia may not benefit from international aid program targeting road construction and rehabilitation should the National Road Fund is not properly managed as expected, the country’s donor partners have said in a document the...

Weah Wants Ethiopian Airlines Return

Ethiopia has one of the best secured air traffic regimes on the African continent and President George Weah has Pleaded with the country’s President Sahle-Work Zewde for her nation’s top carrier - Ethiopian Airlines...

Sarkozy Seeks Mining Deal In Liberia

France’s ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy wants to venture into Liberia and Guinea’s mining industry, the Liberian presidency said in a statement posted on its website Monday. Sarkozy’s West Africa business interest was made known in the...

Who’s Supreme Court Nominee Yussif Kaba?

President George Weah Monday named trial Judge Yussif Kaba as Associate Justice to the Supreme Court of Liberia to replace impeached former Associate Justice Kabineh Ja’neh. The appointment is subject to Senate confirmation. Who is Yusuf...

Liberia Eyes Manufacturing to Bolster Export Earnings

Liberia has planned to stop reliance on the extractive sector and transition into an industrialized economy, placing agriculture at the base of production to boost export earnings, Commerce and Industry Minister Wilson Tarpeh has...

Racism Flagged- In Trump’s Mandated 4,000 Liberians Deportation Saga

  The Trump administration is once again ending temporary immigration protections for a group of immigrants living in the U.S. And, once again, attorneys are suing. A designation called Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) has protected eligible Liberians...

Samukai Was US Spy

Ex-CIA operative “Thomas” lights up a cigar and likes to think about old times when 30 years ago being a good op he enjoyed the beauties of Africa. Back then he was young, enthusiastic...

NPA Ends Demurrage – Several New Measures Could Improve Business Climate, Spur Growth

Effective April 1, 2019, importers will no longer be charged demurrage, Bill Twehway, the Managing Director of the National Port Authority said Saturday in the capital Monrovia. Demurrage is the charge payable to the owner...

Firestone Plans to Leave

Firestone Liberia, an indirect subsidiary of Bridgestone Americas Inc. Thursday confirmed to Liberian authorities that it has planned to leave the country or put its investment on sale after losing more than US$200million for...

Looking to the Middle East

  The United States and the European Union have traditionally been Liberia’s main political and economic allies. The West African nation has traded with these countries and has for decades been at the receiving end...