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,...

UP Prepares For 2024

The standard bearer of the opposition Unity Party and former Liberia’s vice president Joseph Boakai Saturday told party stalwarts in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County that the party is determined to lead the country again...

Liberia’s Shadow in S/Leone – ...

Still reeling in the pain of its shock defeat in the first round of this month’s presidential election, Sierra Leone's governing party has accused the National Electoral Commission (NEC) of conniving with foreign forces...

‘Pro-Poor’ Salary More Than Ellen’s Payroll

The Coalition for Democratic Change- led government has proposed a $9.4million United States dollar increase in government’s wage bill for the remaining five months of the 2017/18 fiscal budget ending June 30. Recasting the budget...

‘Jesus’ Minister Confirmation Splits Senate

Senators are divided over the confirmation of a senior Finance Ministry nominee who responded Jesus! When asked what is fiscal policy. Four members of the Senate Committee on Ways, Means, Finance and Development Planning Thursday...

IDI Amin Returns In Jewel – Wants Liberians Boycott Lebanese, Indian Shops

Frozen food and rice imported by Asian businessmen into the country are not fit for consumption because they contain chemicals that are dangerous to human health, Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor has revealed. Addressing members...

What is Fiscal Policy? Jesus!!!! – Deputy Finance Minister-designate Clueless

Deputy Finance and development planning Minister-designate for Administration Rebecca McGill Wednesday appeared before the Senate committee on Ways, Means and Finance clueless in relation to the ministry’s core functions. Ms. McGill fumbled at several intervals...

Denied – Ellen Must Face Boakai, Paye & Sharman in fight for UP Return

National Election Commission’s Chief dispute hearing officer Cllr. Munah S. Ville has dismissed and denied lawsuit filed by former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and other expelled executives of the Unity Party because they did...

First 30 Days – Weah Walks in Ellen’s Errors

After 30 days in office today, the jurors are still out with respect to whether or not President George Weah initial policy statements have inspired the hope he promised voters during the 2017 elections. He...

Senators Fear – Inexperienced Ministers Could Undermine Weah’s Plans

President George Weah’s plans to rebuild Liberia’s economy, make it prosper and end poverty risk not being achieved given the quality of cabinet nominees, Senators have expressed. Foreign Minister Gbehnzogar Findley is amongst nominees who...