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...

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...

Still In Charge

President George Weah has admitted to former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s influencing role in his government as speculated and predicted by political opponents and analysts during the 2017 elections. The ex president’s loyalists are controlling...

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...

Will Weah Prosecute Ellen? – As ExxonMobil ‘Bribe Takers’ Face Action

A presidential probe into Global Witness’ allegations of bribery and abuse of office has been concluded and President George Weah is examining the report for unspecified actions against individuals and institutions that may have...

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...

UP Official Backs War, Economic Crimes Court Campaign

An official of the erstwhile ruling Unity Party has issued a statement in Monrovia crusading for the establishment of a tribunal that will prosecute the country’s war and economic criminals. UP spokesman Mohammed Ali said...

Senate’s Power-S/Court Ruling Empowers Legislature to Set Date

The Supreme Court of Liberia’s 2014 ruling has placed the Senate in a pole position to determine the presidential runoff election’s date. Dates (Oct. &Dec.) stipulated in the constitution for the holding of the polls...

Nigeria Catches Weah Fever Kanu For President 2019

Former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu has been inspired by Liberian icon George Weah’s feat and has thus announced he will run for President of Nigeria in 2019. Kanu Nwankwo Weah, who had a...