From Obscurity to Favorite: How Joseph Boakai Has Transformed The Unity Party into...

He has been a relatively unknown figure in the government of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for nearly ten years. He has played the role of a Vice President to the letter: loyal, quiet, dutiful,...

Transitional Plan: Ellen Woos Cabinet for Smooth Transfer of Power

Keen on leaving behind a legacy of peace and democratic consolidation, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called her cabinet into action to ensured that the administration’s socio-economic development programs and projects are achieved, 290...

‘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...

PYJ: Gov’t Will Cheat in the 2017 ELelection

Preacher-cum-Politician, Nimba County Senator, Prince Y. Johnson, has described America’s newly elected President Donald Trump as a God chosen leader who has come to redeem America and effect change in the world. “The American people...

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...

Sherman Under Siege

Riot Police in Monrovia yesterday lay siege to the residence of Grand Cape Mount County Senator Cllr. Varney Sherman in an attempt to effect an arrest for his alleged involvement in a bribery scandal...

UP Partisans Resist Chairman’s Arrest

  Angry Unity Party (UP) partisans Monday prevented the arrest of their party’s National Chairman, Cllr. Varney Sherman indicted on bribery charges following a Global Witness report that he distributed over US$950,000 to key government...

Sherman’s Bank Accounts Subpoenaed!

The panel of public prosecutors have issued a write of subpoena via the court on the bank accounts of Senator Verney Sherman the presumptive mastermind in the close to one million United States Dollars...

Big Boy 1, Big Boy 2 ‘Uncovered’

A New Democrat investigation to unravel the mystery payees, “Bigboy 1” and “Bigboy2”,  mentioned in Global Witness’s report of bribery involving Liberian officials and the UK based Sable Mining, has pointed to the assemblage...

‘Fight Government Rogues’ -US Envoy Urges Liberians

A visiting American diplomat has rallied Liberians to resent and stand against individuals and politicians stealing the nation’s wealth and rendering them poor. US Under Secretary of State for African Affairs, Ambassador Linda Thomas Greenfield...