Country Gets US$200m Steel Plant

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Friday witnessed the formal signing ceremony of the Agreement between the Government of Liberia and TIDFORE (Hong Kong) Investment (LICEMCO) for the establishment of a Steel Plant in Liberia. The...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Humble Boakai is the Change – Kofi Woods

Respected rights advocate, Attorney Samuel Kofi Woods Wednesday told President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf that the battle line is drawn and she can no longer fool the Liberian people. Woods: “You have deceived us too...

Voices for the Voiceless on Health Matters

Amid endemic public health crises and government mismanagement, investigative reporting may be Liberia’s best hope for change. The rain was pelting down and the mud churning on the day last August in Monrovia, Liberia, when...

Korkoya’s Legal Misstep Makes Runoff Election Impossible For Dec. 26

The ruling Unity Party has filed a bill of information with the Supreme Court calling for the issuance of an immediate stay order on the holding of the run-off election on December 26, 2017...

763 candidates Battle for 73 Legislative Seats

In keeping with its electoral calendar, the National Elections Commission (NEC) has released the Provisional Candidate Listing with 763 individuals cleared to contest for seats in the house of Representatives. The house has 73...

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...