US Embassy: Millennium Challenge Account ­Liberia’s Procurement Process Fair & Transparent

United States Ambassador to Liberia Christine Elder has written media editors explaining the Millennium Challenge Account ­ Liberia’s procurement including the Management Services Contractor engagement awarded by the LEC are transparent and concluded...

Be Hope Givers, Avoid Parochial Interest – VP Taylor Tells Senators

Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor Tuesday assumed her official duties as president of the Liberian Senate, imploring members of the senate to put aside their personal and narrow interest. “We will put aside all...

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...

PUP Backs CDC Saah Joseph for Senate

The opposition People’s Unification Party (PUP) has issued a statement in Monrovia backing the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change nominee for the Montserrado county Senatorial by-election. Joseph, a current member of the House of Representatives...

Lawyers Split Over Jurists Impeachment

There is disagreement amongst Liberian lawyers with respect to the House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee decision to summon and open hearing into a petition seeking the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme...

‘Harmful’ Supermarket

Abi Jaoudi Supermarket has pleaded guilty to “willfully and deliberately selling and maintaining expired food commodities and other consumable goods on the Liberian market, Commerce and Industry Minister Wilson Tarpeh has told reporters in...

Weah Dismantles, Assembles New Cabinet

President George Weah Monday night dismantled the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf – era cabinet, retaining only five officials and naming the chief of Staff of the Armed forces of Liberia as the country’s new Defense...

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...

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...

Maritime Curse – LISCR Collecting Millions, Government Receiving Less

Liberia’s resources continue to benefit few private individuals and a handful of elite public officials while more than 90 percent of the population live in poverty amidst national riches. Once a leading iron ore exporter,...