Battle for Legislature leadership

The two most powerful position within the legislature is up for contest Monday, Jan. 15 at the Capitol in Monrovia. Sixty-six of the newly elected 73 members of the House of Representatives have been...

Weah’s Starting 11 VS. Corruption All Stars, 11% Inflation, 24% Currency Depreciation

Johnson Sirleaf is leaving office criticized for doing little to improve the living conditions of the country’s poor. Increased bilateral and commercial debt, uncontrolled corruption, poor health and education systems, double digit inflation and...

Elections Reassuring for Country’s Future -Maritime Envoy On Weah’s Win

Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Ambassador Isaac Jackson has described the conclusion of Liberia’s historic elections as a reassuring step in further consolidating the country’s development agenda. Ambassador Jackson said...

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...

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...

President Weah!

Liberia Thursday Dec. 28 made another history when it democratically elected a retired professional footballer George Weah as the country’s new Leader, 12 years after it produced Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as Africa’s first elected...

Accept The Result!- ECOWAS Tells Weah, Boakai

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has called on the Liberia National Police to fast track the investigation of a pre-marked ballot case involving staffer of the National Elections Commission. The...

UN Chief Commends Peaceful Vote

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the peaceful conduct of the second round of the presidential election in Liberia, and announced he is sending former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo to support the...

Nation Awaits New President

Liberians will today know the identity of the their new president as the National Elections Commission (NEC) begins the announcement of provisional results of the Dec. 26, 2017 presidential runoff. The elections body said vote...

Observers Want Pre-marked Ballot Papers Saga Probed

The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC), has cautioned the National Elections Commission (NEC) to launch an investigation in pre-marked ballot papers allegations treading in the media on Election Day to avoid post-electoral crisis. ECC is...