Brumskine, Jones Not Candidates for President

The National Elections Commission’s provisional list of candidates shows only six individuals have been certified to contest for the October 2017 presidential election. Those cleared for now include Vice President Joseph Boakai of the ruling...

Judges Sentenced to Death’

The President of the National Association of Trial Judges of Liberia (NATJL) Roosevelt Z. Wellie says the national government is sentencing judges and magistrates to premature death by providing low salaries and others benefits. “We...

US$250K Mystery – Hands Behind Bong County Development Fund Hubbub

By Festus Poquie Investigators from the Liberia Anti Corruption Commission are probing into circumstances leading to the withdrawal of US$250,000 from the Bong County Social Development Fund Account and how the money was utilized. Superintendent Selena...

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...

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...

Death Linked Minister Confirmation Hitches

Senators Monday suspended for time indefinite the confirmation hearing of Health Minister-designate Dr. Willimina Jallah after an hour of proceeding due to ethical and legal controversy beclouding the nominee’s reputation. Dr. Jallah and her Hope...

Subdued! -Ellen Fights to Rescue Damaged Legacy

Departing President Ellen Johnson is no doubt experiencing the most troubled moment of her political career as she struggles to repair her damaged image as a traitor. The ruling Unity Party on Jan. 13, expelled...

Hoping Times- Weah Under Pressure To Deliver

Now that George Weah has emphatically won Liberia's presidency, an even more daunting task awaits: delivering tangible benefits to expectant supporters in the face of a gutted economy and waning donor support. Weah was...

The Other Side of General Broh

“l am not afraid of Mary Broh but the officers that are assigned with her. I am a peaceful citizen trying to look for my living the right way. But these security officers are...

Unfit Players On Weah’s Starting ‘11’

President George Weah’s strong words on corruption is facing serious test as he forms his cabinet. Hours after his historic inauguration as the country’s 24th President Weah named his first set of officials, retaining five...