US Gov’t Assists Liberian School Children

The United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Education (MoE) on Monday, August 28 launched the Accelerated Quality Education for Liberian Children (AQE) project. The project...

President Sirleaf Addresses Harvard-Africa Forum in Accra

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has addressed the First ever Harvard Africa Action Forum in Accra, Ghana. The Forum was held at the prestigious Movenpick Ambassador Hotel. Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

DEA Faces US$600K Lawsuit

The Drugs Enforcement Agency (DEA) has been sued in the Civil Law Court in Monrovia for over US$600,000 action of damages for wrong by a businessman identified as Emmanuel Innocent. Mr. Innocent instituted the...

LRA Seizes More Undeclared Cars

‘Monrovia, August 27, 2017: Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has confiscated four vehicles and a motorbike smuggled into the country in two 40ft pre-shipment inspection (PSI) containers belonging to two separate consignees. The containers were...

Wife Killer Arrested

The Liberia National Police has arrested 35-year-old Moses Pokba for allegedly shouting his wife Doris Nyah to death with a single barrel gun in the Cow Field Community of Bong County. Suspect Pokba was...

Carter Center Leaders Visit Liberia

Carter Center CEO Ambassador (ret.) Mary Ann Peters is in Liberia from Aug. 15-21 to review Center health and peace programs and discuss program goals and progress with partners in government, civil society, and...

Thousands protest in Guinea over election delays, insecurity

Several thousand opponents of Guinea's President Alpha Conde protested in the capital Conakry on Wednesday against election delays and insecurity, as political tensions escalate. Conde's election win in 2010 ended two years of violent...

Lawyers Split Over Jurists Impeachment

There is disagreement amongst Liberian lawyers with respect to the House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee decision to summon and open hearing into a petition seeking the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme...

Liberia Co-Sponsors Youth Conference

A one-day symposium on youth resilience for successful implementation of the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has taken place at the UN Headquarters in New York. The event organized by the IBREA Foundation...

CBL Hosts Course on Int’l Trade, Taxes and Policy

Following a series of activities involving statutory meetings of West African financial institutions since 27 July 2017, the Central Bank of Liberia again played host to a regional course on International Trade, Taxes and...