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...

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...

US$536 Loan Would Expand Economy By 20%

President George Weah’s infrastructure development projects including the construction of a coastal highway would lead to the Liberian economy recording an estimated 15 – 20 percent GDP growth, administration officials and economists have forecast. The...

Meeting Queen Elizabeth II: Liberia’s Permanent Representative Scores Historic...

Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the International Maritime Organization was part of a select group of Maritime Representatives who held a privileged discussion with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Security and Ports during her...

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...

Education Minister ‘Made Liberia to Lose U$6million’

Education Minister George Werner for reasons only known to himself caused Liberia to lose six million United States dollar, which English Premier League outfit Liverpool F.C raised for the country’s sports and educational program. Speaking...

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...

Weah’s US$536m Loan Secured

President George Weah has concluded a $536million United States dollar financing agreement with ETON Finance PTE Ltd. The loan deal has been submitted to the legislature for ratification. In a communication to legislators, the President...

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...

Rural Liberia Gets Clean Water Supply

Plan International, in partnership with Coca-Cola, recently announced the handover of the Improving Access to Potable Water and Adequate Sanitation in Health Facilities in Rural Liberia project that provides access to clean water and...