PUP Names Boakai As Standard Bearer

The People’s Unification Party (PUP) has named Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, the presidential nominee of the ruling Unity Party as its standard bearer for the 2017 Presidential Election. According to a PUP press...

Liberia, Others losing out on Property Revenue

Africa’s rapid growth and urbanization will require stable local governments to deliver goods and services to billions of people, and the continent can look to an underutilized source of revenue, the property tax, write...

Nimba Ready for Boakai

Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai leaves Monrovia Tuesday for Nimba County at the invitation of several organizations, opinion leaders, traditional authorities, including chiefs and elders, youth and women groups to interact with the people...

Insider Trading NASCORP Admits paying US$1.4million for Brumskine-Karnwea’s Dead Company Takeover

The state, through the National Social Security and Welfare Corporation (NASCORP) used US$1.4million to reorganize a collapsed company with link to the presidential candidate and vice running mate of the opposition Liberty Party, the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Country Gets US$200m Steel Plant

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Friday witnessed the formal signing ceremony of the Agreement between the Government of Liberia and TIDFORE (Hong Kong) Investment (LICEMCO) for the establishment of a Steel Plant in Liberia. The...

Out! Code of Conduct Strikes Several Representatives, Presidential Candidates Down

Amidst defiance, protest and cries, it has become clear that the Supreme Court’s ruling upholding the National Code of Conduct as constitutional is being respected to the extent that the National Elections Commission has...