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...

UP Wants ‘Compromised’ Korkoya Out

The ruling Unity Party has asked the Supreme Court to render the Chairperson and Executive Director of the National Elections Commission unfit to preside over the conduct of future elections on grounds that the...

Ellen’s Shame: Corruption, Poverty, Nepotism, Flawed Elections Dim First Woman President’s Legacy

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s handling of corruption and the messy 2017 elections are amongst key issues that would most certainly overshadow her 12 years in office. Elected in 2005 on the back of her near...

Senate To Review NEC’s Power

The Plenary session of the senate has endorsed a bill to clarify the power and authority of the National Elections Commission (NEC) with respect to the qualification of political parties, organizations and independent candidates...

House Summons Jurists-For Impeachment Trial

The Judiciary Committee of the House of Representatives has served a write of summon on three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia to appear for trial after five legislators accused the jurists...

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...

Ellen Submits Bill to Amend PFM Law

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the legislature for enactment into law a bill to amendment the Public Finance Management Law to resolve contains gaps and oversights that could be detrimental to the...

Spending Boost EU Injects $11million into Liberia’s Budget

The Government of Liberia has received a grant of $11.2 million from the European Union (EU). The EU disbursed the money directly into the treasury account of the Government to support the country’s budget. This...

Finally! It’s Boakai-Nuquay for 2017 Race

Vice President Joseph Boakai Monday named 48-year-old House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay as his running mate to contest for the presidency on October 10, this year. The ruling Unity Party presidential nominee told the nation his...

Vote-rich Nimba Falls to Boakai

Vice President Joseph Boakai’s presidential bid received a significant boost Saturday when Liberia’s second -most populated county- Nimba joined the increasing list of counties and regions backing his campaign for president. Several thousands people...