Ellen & Son Approve US$5million ‘Bribes’

The New Democrat has obtained evidence detailing how a single US oil firm may have succeeded in compromising nearly all Liberian officials who matter to it obtaining a lucrative oil deal off the West...

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...

Elections 2017- What Went Wrong?

Some major political parties that participated in the October 10, 2017 elections have complained the polls were fraught with fraud and irregularities with calls that the elections go for rerun. But addressing journalists Wednesday in...

What is Fiscal Policy? Jesus!!!! – Deputy Finance Minister-designate Clueless

Deputy Finance and development planning Minister-designate for Administration Rebecca McGill Wednesday appeared before the Senate committee on Ways, Means and Finance clueless in relation to the ministry’s core functions. Ms. McGill fumbled at several intervals...

Money Wrappers Brumskine-Karnwea US$1.4million Fishy Deal Faces Senate Probe

The Liberian Senate is investigating the payment of US$1.4million social security fund to a company with link to the leader and deputy leader of the opposition Liberty Party. Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine and his running...

Education Minister ‘Made Liberia to Lose U$6million’

Education Minister George Werner for reasons only known to himself caused Liberia to lose six million United States dollar, which English Premier League outfit Liverpool F.C raised for the country’s sports and educational program. Speaking...

No Cheating-Korkoya Assures

The National Elections Commission (NEC) said Wednesday in Monrovia that it has instituted adequate accountable measure to account for every ballot paper and to guarantee the integrity of the polls. NEC Chairman Cllr. Jerome...

12 Candidates Vying To Replace Weah, Jewel

  The National Elections Commission (NEC) Monday certified 12 candidates to contest the Senatorial by-elections in Bong and Montserrado Counties. Josiah Marvin Cole, Fairnoh Theo Gbilah, Prince Togar Kollie, Dr.Henrique Flomo Tokpa and Orando Koimene Zarwolo...

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...

Shifting Ties -Weah Ignores Washington, Turns to France for Aid

President George Weah appears to have cast doubt over Liberia’s relations with the United States of America with his strong preference for the French Republic and its former colonies in Africa. After declaring that he...