Global Partners Team Up to Help Transform Liberia’s Children

Good360, a global leader in product philanthropy and purposeful giving, has joined forces with More Than Me (MTM), a nonprofit using education as a catalyst for transformative social change for students in Liberia, in...

CBL Trackles High Exchange Rate

The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) says it is aware of the current exchange rate volatility being experienced between the Liberian Dollar and the US Dollar and is exerting all efforts at its...

Jury Selected For Jungle Jabbah

A jury of eight women and four men was selected Monday to decide the fate of a Delaware County man who federal prosecutors say committed horrific atrocities in Liberia’s civil wars and later lied...

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...

Nation in Crisis

Nation in Crisis: Ex Auditor General Wants Media Dismantle Corrupt Democracy Liberia is a country stuck in hell, with a corrupt democracy that does not afford economic freedom and opportunities for its citizens but a...

Ghost Payment? US Auditors Question US$1.5m Ebola Burial team Fund

By Festus Poquie The United States government audit of selected Ebola response activities, which USAID and its partner – Global Communities managed and implemented shows money intended for burial team could have landed in wrong...

15 Police Officers dismissed

15 Police Officers dismissed Police Wednesday confirmed the dismissal of 15 officers for failing to report to work. Police spokesman Sam Collins informed New Democrat Newspaper that the officers were dismissed from the service for constantly...

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,...

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...

Weah’s Strike Ends Ellen-CDC Marriage

Facing humiliation from her ruling Unity Party, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf appears to be the biggest loser in the 2017 presidential elections as the political deal connecting her to the Coalition for Democratic Change...