Senators Delay Debate on Bill To Review NEC Authority

Senators Monday deferred discussion into a bill to clarify the power and authority of the National Elections Commission with respect to the qualification of political parties, organizations and independent candidates. Plenary session of the senate...

Sierra Leone landslide: More than 300 killed

More than 300 people have been killed after a mudslide and heavy flooding in Sierra Leone. Relatives were left digging through mud in search of their loved-ones, as a mortuary in the capital of Freetown...

President Cautions Female Candidates

President Ellen Johnson Sileaf has cautioned Liberian female candidates of the Liberian Women Political Forum canvassing for elected positions in the upcoming Representatives and Presidential Elections to be determined and work harder in their...

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...

Don’t Vote Failed Leaders – Candidate Smith Tells Voters

Montserrado County district # 13 representative candidate Wilmot Smith has called on voters throughout the country not to vote into power leaders who have failed the nation. “We are going to elections when our teachers...

Joy &Tears -Over S/Court Ruling On Code of Conduct

The Supreme Court of Liberia’s latest ruling that qualifies two vice presidential aspirants to contest the October elections has generated mixed reactions with some politicians and legislators criticizing the High Court’s opinion. The full bench...

Group Protests Against Lawmakers’ High Salaries

The huge salaries and benefits earned by lawmakers at the national legislature have drawn the attention of Liberians under the ambiance “Citizens of the Republic of Liberia.” The group, Tuesday storms the grounds of the...

Ideas Will Win Elections Nuquay Replies ‘Jittering’ Opposition

The October, 2017 elections will be won on the basis of Ideas, the tested integrity of the competing candidates and their sincerity for a Liberia that will create opportunity for every citizen, the vice...

Nailed! S/Court Upholds Disqualification of COC Violator

The Supreme Court has upheld the rejection and disqualification of Montserrado County district # 15 representative aspirant Abu Kamara for violating the Code of Conduct for public officials and government employees. Chief Justice Francis S....

Brumskine, Jones Not Candidates for President

The National Elections Commission’s provisional list of candidates shows only six individuals have been certified to contest for the October 2017 presidential election. Those cleared for now include Vice President Joseph Boakai of the ruling...