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...

Liberia Chess Federation’s ‘Crock’ Leadership Ousted

The Liberia Chess Federation (LCF) has removed from office its leadership led by Mr. Winston Ireland and replaced it with an interim leadership headed by Mr. William Thompson. This surprising ‘move’ was made on...

Whirling the ‘Feminist Power’

The ascendency of Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to the pinnacle of political authority in Liberia gave many the impressions that women had finally been rescued from the marginalization they faced in the governance of the...

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...

‘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...

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....

State Capture? The Powerful Few Wanting to Sell Liberia

The leading voice for Liberia’s citizenship to be extended beyond Negro descent has been the Lebanese community in Liberia. For several decades Lebanese and Indian merchants remain leading and powerful players within the country’s...

Flood Leaves 6,375 Persons Homeless

Over 6,000 people have been made homeless in nine counties with several properties destroyed due to heavy rain recorded between April and June this year, the country’s National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has said. Montserrado,...

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...

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...