‘War Crimes Court Da Fiasco! It’s Not Coming Here’ – PYJ

  The establishment of a tribunal to prosecute Liberia’s warlords who bear the greatest responsibility for atrocious crimes committed during the country’s civil war is not possible according to once feared rebel commander and Senator...

LRA Chief Seeks to Raise Revenue Beyond US$500million

Commissioner General-designate of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) Thomas Doe-Nah said to achieve the government’s Pro-Poor Agenda for Development and Prosperity, the country’s revenue base must be expanded beyond an annual budget of US$500...

Defiant House Rubbishes Supreme Court’s Authority

In what seems a potential Constitutional crisis, the House of Representatives has, for the second time, spurned a mandate of the Honorable Supreme Court to stop proceedings for the impeachment of an Associate Justice,...

Dead ‘Watchdogs’ How Anti Graft Agencies Are Contributing to Secrecy & Corruption

The Liberia Anti Corruption Commission and the General Auditing Commission are amongst integrity institutions born out of post war reforms intended to promote transparency and bolster public confidence in government. But their combined performance has...

War, Genocide & Peace How Kofi Annan is Remembered

Ghana-born Kofi Annan, who died Saturday aged 80, was the first UN chief from sub-Saharan Africa, and it was on this continent that he experienced both the most difficult moment of his career, as...

Weah’s Main Rivals Cold-Shoulder ‘Unity’ Meeting

President George Weah Thursday held talks with opposition leaders in the capital Monrovia to seek proposals and recommendations with respect to the national economy, democracy and governance. Dozens of political party leaders were in attendance...

From The Hague to Arusha Liberian Warlords Could Be Prosecuted on African Soil...

  It is becoming most likely that Liberian warlords bearing greatest responsibility for war crimes committed during the country’s civil war would be prosecuted on African soil instead of the Hague, Netherlands, the seat of...

EX Audit Chief wrapped in Vehicle Theft Claim

Months after his removal as Director General of the Internal Audit Agency (IAA), reports are emerging with claims that Mr.Paul Collins was fraught with administrative malpractices and that he exited the agency with a...

‘We have Money’ Finance Minister Declares

  Finance and Development Planning Minister, Samuel D. Tweah, has declared that the George Weah administration is financially strong to implement its socioeconomic development programs and projects. He said that the government, with the help of...

Land Sale Along Schieffelin-Marshall Highway Suspended

The Liberia Land Authority has commenced investigation into the long-running land dispute along the Schieffelin-Marshall Highway, warning land sellers and buyers to respect the rule of law. The Schieffelin-Marshall Highway has become the epicenter of...