‘No Prospect For Victory’

New Democrat understands that a respected West African political and election strategist credited for Current Ghanaian and Nigerian Presidents’ electoral success has told the opposition Liberty Party (LP) that its presidential nominee Cllr. Charles...

Ideas Will Win Elections Nuquay Replies ‘Jittering’ Opposition

The October, 2017 elections will be won on the basis of Ideas, the tested integrity of the competing candidates and their sincerity for a Liberia that will create opportunity for every citizen, the vice...

Hoping Times- Weah Under Pressure To Deliver

Now that George Weah has emphatically won Liberia's presidency, an even more daunting task awaits: delivering tangible benefits to expectant supporters in the face of a gutted economy and waning donor support. Weah was...

Petroleum Prices Hiked

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company ("LPRC") has increased the prices of petroleum produces with immediate effect . According to a petroleum price circular...

NEC’s Legal Technicalities not Helpful to Country – Chief Justice

The Supreme Court has urged the National Election Commission (NEC) to speed up investigation into fraud and irregularity complaints arising from the October 10, 2017 legislative and presidential elections. Chief Justice Francis Korkpor said he...

Paying For Crimes The potential Trial of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf & Others

Within 192 hours Liberians and the rest of the world will know whether or not Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - Africa’s first democratically elected female head of state will...

Protestors Attack Chief Justice

Angry protestors Tuesday, September 5, stormed the grounds of the Temple of Justice and physically attacked Chief Justice Francis Korkpor, while demanding justice in a case involving General Services Agency Director Mary Broh and...

US$250K Mystery – Hands Behind Bong County Development Fund Hubbub

By Festus Poquie Investigators from the Liberia Anti Corruption Commission are probing into circumstances leading to the withdrawal of US$250,000 from the Bong County Social Development Fund Account and how the money was utilized. Superintendent Selena...

World Bank Approves $7 Million Grant For Land Administration Reforms In Liberia

The World Bank approved today an International Development Association (IDA)* grant of $7 million for the Liberia Land Administration Project. This project will strengthen the institutional capacity of Liberia Land Authority and establish a...

Government Takes Step to Protect Elephants

Fantastic news for Liberian forest elephants as the President gives her formal signature for the immediate implementation of a National Elephant Action Plan. In a pivotal turning point for elephant conservation, Liberian President Ellen...