‘Dream’ Ticket Killed? Money, Greed Separating Weah, Brumskine Again

By Festus Poquie Negotiation aimed at building a consolidated force against the ruling Unity party to avoid a 24-year rule of a single political hegemony in 21st century Liberia, appears to have collapsed. The opposition Liberty...

Who’s Winning?

In few hours President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s successor will be know following Tuesday low turn out presidential runoff election. The Vote previously scheduled for November 7, this year was delayed due to legal challenge from...

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...

Still In Charge

President George Weah has admitted to former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s influencing role in his government as speculated and predicted by political opponents and analysts during the 2017 elections. The ex president’s loyalists are controlling...

CEMENCO Undertakes Corporate Responsibility Projects

    As part of its corporate social responsibility, the management of CEMENCO says it has assisted the first lady of Liberia, Madam Clar Weah with blocks for the construction of an old folks home in...

Journalist’s Killers Jailed

Angry crowd pulled in at the Monrovia City Court to witness the trial of six persons allegedly responsible for the gruesome murder of Liberian broadcast journalist Tyron Brown. In the morning hours of Tuesday, April...

Do Not Return to War UNMIL Chief Cautions Liberians

Liberians Wednesday began a two-day National Peace and Reconciliation Conference under the theme: “local voices for inclusive reconciliation at the Monrovia City Hall. The conference brought together representatives of the nation’s fifteen political subdivisions, national...

Global Witness Welcomes President’s Pledge to Prosecute ‘shady’ Actors in Exxon’s oil Deal

  Global Witness welcomes last week’s commitment by Liberian President George Weah to hold accountable anyone found to have broken the law during the 2013 approval of the sale of oil Block 13 to Exxon. The...

Rwanda Revenue Experts Provide Technical Support To Liberia

A delegation from the Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) is in Liberia on the invitation of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) to provide best practices and technical assistance in risk and compliance management. While in Liberia,...

Liberians Leaving America

At 67, Rose Knuckles Bull has had enough. The onetime government administrator and Liberian refugee says she put in her time working, paid her taxes and now just wants to go home. Bit by...