Senate Ratifies U$25million Energy Bill

Senators Wednesday concurred with the House of Representatives to ratify a multimillion-dollar financing agreement between the Government of Liberia and the International Development Association to bolster the country’s Renewable Energy programs. According to the...

500,000 Voters For UP’ in Montserrado -Sen. Doe-Sheriff

Montserrado County Senator Geraldine Doe-Sheriff Saturday said out of the more than 777,000 registered voters in Montserrado county, the Unity Party(UP) campaign team will canvass vigorously to ensure Vice President Joseph Boakai obtains 500,000...

UP Prepares For 2024

The standard bearer of the opposition Unity Party and former Liberia’s vice president Joseph Boakai Saturday told party stalwarts in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County that the party is determined to lead the country again...

Ellen’s Shame: Corruption, Poverty, Nepotism, Flawed Elections Dim First Woman President’s Legacy

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s handling of corruption and the messy 2017 elections are amongst key issues that would most certainly overshadow her 12 years in office. Elected in 2005 on the back of her near...

Forgotten Oil – Why NO One Seeking ‘Pro-poor’ Job at NOCAL

The current state of the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) presents clear evidence that government jobs is not about public service but an opportunity for people with access to power to accumulate wealth. Once...

Senate To Review NEC’s Power

The Plenary session of the senate has endorsed a bill to clarify the power and authority of the National Elections Commission (NEC) with respect to the qualification of political parties, organizations and independent candidates...

Lebanese Business man Decries Court’s Treatment

A Lebanese Businessman who was imprisoned last week by the Monrovia City Court has decried the decision of the judge terming the action as an act of intimidation. “My imprisonment by Judge Kenney Peabody...

Ellen Submits Bill to Amend PFM Law

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the legislature for enactment into law a bill to amendment the Public Finance Management Law to resolve contains gaps and oversights that could be detrimental to the...

Scandal: How Ellen’s Son & Allies Nipped the Poor

Editor’s Note: In This article, governance watchdog Global Witness exposed top secrecy and corruption within Liberia’s oil sector and how a select few in former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s kitchen cabinet shared oil revenue...

Seeking Imperial Presidency? Brumskine Rejects Devolution of Power, Superintendent, Chieftaincy elections

Liberia will not conduct municipal and chieftaincy elections as constitutionally required should the opposition Liberty party win the scheduled October 10 votes. LP’s presidential candidate Cllr. Charles Brumskine says he does not support the devolution...