Kailondo Regrets Hateful Campaign Messages

A member of the outgoing ruling Unity Party and businessman George Kailondo regretted hateful exchanges doing the just ended campaign. He implored President-elect George Weah to muster the courage to restore peace and harmony amongst...

ECOWAS Craves For Transparent Election

Barely three months to the scheduled October polls, The Economic Community of West African States, (ECOWAS) is pleading for credible, transparent elections and has urged the country’s political actors to respect the rules governing...

Mayor Koijee Promises City Hall Reform

The newly appointed Mayor of the City of Monrovia Jefferson T. Koijee has promised to make the municipal government people friendly, clean and safe for residents and visitors. Perhaps, the youngest Mayor since the formation...

Power to the People Or Foreigners? -President Pushes for White Land Ownership

President George Weah has proposed a constitutional amendment that would allow foreigners including whites to own land and obtain Liberian citizenship. Restrictions on citizenship and property ownership have posed serious impediment to Liberia’s development and...

Mental Healthcare For Liberia

Issa Bagayogo, a fourth-year psychiatry resident at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, was sitting in a borrowed office on the second floor of Beth Israel Medical Center on the lower east...

End of Era -Patriot, Rebel, President

Elected in 2005 and 2011 as Liberia and Africa’s first democratically elected President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf more than four decades public service would come to a close at noon on Monday, January 22 following...

Man Electrocuted

By  Peter N. Toby A resident of Bussy Quarters was Monday morning was found hanging after being electrocuted when he attempted to steal power in the community. According to eyewitnesses, the late Kollie was asked by...

Insurance Companies Risk Closure

The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL), has set March 31st, 2018 as the deadline for all insurance companies to comply with the bank’s new capital requirements for insurance companies operating in Liberia. The CBL...

Senate: Only Liberians Will be confirmed

The Liberian Senate Tuesday, January 23 approved a “special guidelines” for the confirmation of individuals that would be nominated for various roles in government, warning it would disqualify those that will offer bribes, present...

Confirmed: No Integrity in Bility

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has judicially confirmed that Musa Hassan Bility, the President of the Liberia Football Association does not have the required integrity to lead world football. The Election Committee of...