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...

UP Partisans Resist Chairman’s Arrest

  Angry Unity Party (UP) partisans Monday prevented the arrest of their party’s National Chairman, Cllr. Varney Sherman indicted on bribery charges following a Global Witness report that he distributed over US$950,000 to key government...

Harvard Doctor to Save Million lives in Liberia

A two-year-old child in rural Liberia has a fever. It could be malaria, and the only way to get treatment is for her mother to carry her on her back, cross a riverbed by...

Boakai Remains My Choice -President Sirleaf

In the wake of media report and rumors that President Sirelaf is supporting the opposition bloc in the insuring elections, the president has declared that her backing for the vice president’s presidential bid remains...

Man gets 25-year jail Sentence

Criminal Court “B’’ Judge Roosevelt Willie has sentenced a 20 -year- old man o 25 years for killing an ex-officer of the Armed Forces of Liberia. Judge Willie handling down the judgement on Thursday...

UN: Liberia Pushes for Woman SG

By Festus Poquie This Year’s national orator for World Women Day celebration in Liberia has called for global effort to redefine the status of women by encouraging their participation in making decision that shift the...

President to Open Revenue Summit Tomorrow

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is on Tuesday expected to deliver an opening statement and also serve as a moderator at the country’s first-ever National Revenue Symposium, under the auspices of the Liberia Revenue Authority...

Runoff Election Likely for 2018 – Sources

The National Elections Commissions will need more than a month to prepare and implement the ruling of the Supreme Court of Liberia before conducting the runoff presidential elections, sources in and outside NEC have...

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...

Liberia Sinks in Debt

By Festus Poquie The economic and financial situation in Liberia is becoming worrisome as the country appears to have gone out of cash and its growing public debt stock  serving as hindrance to acquiring new...