‘Shameful’ Senator Sando Johnson Resignation Demanded

A stalwart of the former ruling National Patriotic Party is calling on Bomi County Senator Sando Johnson to resign. NPP former Assistant Secretary General for Administration, Press, Information and Propaganda, Eric Kennedy said, the recent...

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....

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...

UNMIL Saved Liberia from Constitutional Crisis

Ahead of the departure of the United Nation Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Francis S. Korkpor said it was the mission that saved the country from constitutional crisis...

Weah Virus Hits Senegal- El Hadji Diouf in the Race

The former Liverpool and Bolton Wanderers talisman is keen in following Weah's steps by leading the people in his country Senegal legend El Hadji Diouf has revealed his newly found career in politics as...

Runoff Election Likely for 2018 – Sources

The National Elections Commissions will need more than a month to prepare and implement the ruling of the Supreme Court of Liberia before conducting the runoff presidential elections, sources in and outside NEC have...

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...

Weah Is French In Heart and Spirit

Sports, along with politics, will be on the menu this week, when Liberia's new president makes his first official trip outside Africa. George Weah will not be visiting the United States, which has long had...

Vote Rigging ‘Cover-up’

Leaked Emails Show Korkoya concealed Info NEC Database Was Hacked, Compromised 90 Days Before Elections The New Democrat has come across what appears to be a chain of leaked emails between and amongst certain National...

Flooding Swallows Part of Monrovia

Torrential rain has lashed the west coast of Africa, leaving parts of Liberian capital Monrovia under water. The flooded streets witnessed long traffic jams, a number of rickshaws broke down and pedestrians were forced to...