Liberia Is Broke Weah -Tells French President

Liberia President George Weah will meet with French President Emmanuel Macron for his first official at the Palace of Elysee. On Tuesday, the Liberian president promised to fight corruption despite inheriting a “broke country.” Weah...

Nimba Citizens Raise L$110,000 to Help ‘Chosen’ Representative Defend Win

Nimba County District #7, residents have raised a little over &110,000.00 Liberia dollar to support Representative-elect Roger Domah whose win is being challenged at the Supreme Court. The National Elections Commission...

Who’s Winning?

In few hours President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s successor will be know following Tuesday low turn out presidential runoff election. The Vote previously scheduled for November 7, this year was delayed due to legal challenge from...

No Endorsement Decision Yet -Liberty Party

The opposition Liberty Party says its attention has been drawn to rumour circulating in the public that the party has concluded to endorse the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) of Senator George Weah in...

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...

Group Seeks Geopolitical Balance

The pro-democracy group, Democratic Watch Forum (DWF) is calling on President-Elect Ambassador George Manneh Weah not to interfere with the process of electing a new President Pro-Tempore of the Liberian Senate and Speaker of...

Origin Of ExxonMobil’s Bribery Scandal

While the full content of the special presidential committee report relative to allegations of bribery and abuse of office beclouding ExxonMobil’s 2013 oil concession is being kept secret, New Democrat is publishing NOCAL’s Board...

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,...

Ellen Era Concession Deals Recalled

President George Weah Thursday recalled from the Senate five concession agreements of the Johnson Sirleaf administration to be reassessed as they are reported to be products of procedural and legal missteps. The recalled concessions include...

Sierra Leone opposition Claims Victory

The opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) said on Monday that its candidate Julius Maada Bio had won a presidential run-off election according to its own compilation of results, while the ruling party said...