Liberia Maintains Seat On Maritime Council

Liberia has again been reelected to the Council of the International Maritime Organization for the 2018-2019 biennium. The election was held as part of the 30th session of the Assembly of IMO, convening in...

Students Hails President As Bong Technical College Reopens

Students of the Bong County Technical College in the central provincial city of Gbarnga, in Bong County are commending President Ellen Johnson Sirelaf for appointing Dr. Charles K. Mulbah as acting President of the...

Justice Deferred – In US$10.7m Debt Case

The Commercial Court at the Temple of Justice, presided over by Judge Eva Mappy Morgan has indefinitely suspended the US$10.7 million debt case filed by a Lebanese businessman against the Liberian Government. Alliance and Prestige...

Dying Horse – Ellen Targets Boakai’s Allies

Departing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has launched a seemingly open attack on Vice President Joseph Boakia and the ruling Unity Party via the dismissal of the VP’s allies and associates in cabinet. The President is...

UP Wants ‘Compromised’ Korkoya Out

The ruling Unity Party has asked the Supreme Court to render the Chairperson and Executive Director of the National Elections Commission unfit to preside over the conduct of future elections on grounds that the...

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...

Nigerian troops Honored in Liberia

230 Nigerian peacekeepers serving with United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) have been awarded with the United Nations Medal in acknowledgement of their contribution to peace and stability in that country. This is contained in...

ECOWAS, UNMIL Cheer Legal Process In Electoral stalemate

The AULOL, ECOWAS and UNMIL say they are continuing to keenly follow developments in Liberia and wish to commend all Liberians, and in particular political parties, for their peaceful conduct throughout the electoral process. In...

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...

Rights Commission Wants Election Violence Investigated

The Independent National Commission on Human Rights (INCHR) has called on the Liberia National Police (LNP), National Elections Commission (NEC) to immediately launch speedy investigation into recent violence in Sanniquellie, Nimba County and in...