Chinese Peacekeepers Lauded

A senior UN peacekeeping official on Thursday commended China's peacekeeping efforts in sustaining peace and stability in Liberia, saying Chinese peacekeepers are "very professional and well-disciplined." "I would give nine of ten or maybe ten...

Senators Fear – Inexperienced Ministers Could Undermine Weah’s Plans

President George Weah’s plans to rebuild Liberia’s economy, make it prosper and end poverty risk not being achieved given the quality of cabinet nominees, Senators have expressed. Foreign Minister Gbehnzogar Findley is amongst nominees who...

Cheers in Margibi For Boakai-Nuquay Team

It was a scene of joy and emotion in the city of Kakata, Margibi County, Saturday when a swarm of citizens from the county’s five electoral districts marched through the principle streets to welcome...

Liberia Tightens Oil Laws

Liberia has increased its Regulatory Report tightening Fiscal Regulation Transition following Passage of Petroleum Law. According to the ‘Research and Market’ online, the report presents the essential information...

Africa Needs Boakai for President- South African Minister

A top official of the South African National Congress (ANC) has praised Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai’s statesmanship, saying Africa needs great men and women like him to improve and build the continent. Dr. Edna...

Government’s Dark Heart: How the ‘Big Boys’ Committed the US$950K ‘Bribery’

By Festus Poquie Top sitting government officials, a foreign company and a Liberian businessman are now facing justice for designing and executing a grand ‘criminal strategy” to enrich themselves and defraud the nation and its...

Single Currency War CBL Rejects House’s Action on De-dollarization

The Central Bank of Liberia has issued a policy statement in Monrovia terming the House of Representatives decision to legislate a single currency regime as “force de-dollarization” that would adversely affect the national economy...

UN Decides Liberia’s Fate Today

Today (24 July), the Security Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement on the Liberia peacebuilding plan and the preparation for the 2017 presidential and legislative elections. The statement is the result of...

Judges Sentenced to Death’

The President of the National Association of Trial Judges of Liberia (NATJL) Roosevelt Z. Wellie says the national government is sentencing judges and magistrates to premature death by providing low salaries and others benefits. “We...

NOCAL Aftermath – Oil Officials Nipped the Poor

Thousands of Liberians could have been lifted from poverty had revenue accrued from the commercial activities of the now dead National Oil Company of Liberia,  prudently used for socio-economic development programs and projects. NOCAL   from...