Weah’s Success Lies In Southeast $5.5billion Goldfield

A rich gold mine in southeastern Liberia could be a game changer in President George Weah’s quest to address the country’s infrastructure deficit, one expert has suggested. The Dugbe goldfield has an estimated US$5.5billion deposit....

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...

Petroleum Prices Hiked

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and the Liberia Petroleum Refining Company ("LPRC") has increased the prices of petroleum produces with immediate effect . According to a petroleum price circular...

UN Decides Liberia’s Fate Today

Today (24 July), the Security Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement on the Liberia peacebuilding plan and the preparation for the 2017 presidential and legislative elections. The statement is the result of...

Flogging for Corrupt Officials

Liberians seem to reach a consensus that there is alarming rate of corruption in their country but the disagreement has been focus on the method to curb the menace. Transparency International in its latest...

Dying Horse – Ellen Targets Boakai’s Allies

Departing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has launched a seemingly open attack on Vice President Joseph Boakia and the ruling Unity Party via the dismissal of the VP’s allies and associates in cabinet. The President is...

Money Crisis: Ellen Following Adolph Hitler

By Festus Poquie supply is likened to 19th century German dictator Adolph Hitler’s economic idea that favors the printing of more currency to finance government. Johnson-Sirleaf has asked legislators to approve the printing of new banknotes...

Ellen Guilty For Skyrocketing Prices, Falling Currency – CDC

  Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s bad economic policies are responsible for the hyperinflation being experienced in the country, the Chairman of the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change has charged. Mr. Mulbah Morlu said Wednesday during...

CDC’s Rally Risks Cancellation

The opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) did not inform the National Elections Commission about its scheduled August 19, 2017 campaign rally and could be annulled in accordance with rules, NEC Chair Cllr. Jerome...

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,...