NEC Summoned for Code of Conduct

Ahead of the by-elections in Montserrado and Bong Counties, the plenary session of the 54th Legislature has summoned all Board commissioners at the National Elections Commission (NEC) to appear before...

Sierra Leone Probes Post Election Violence

Efforts to reconcile the newly elected Sierra Leone president, Julius Maada Bio and losing candidate Samura Kamara intensified over the weekend, amidst reports of clashes between the two main political parties. On Saturday, members of...

President Weah Congratulates S/Leone New Leader Maada Bio

President George Manneh Weah has sent two separate congratulatory messages to His Excellency Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone and His Excellency Mr. Ernest Bai Koroma, former President respectively, following...

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...

PUP Backs CDC Saah Joseph for Senate

The opposition People’s Unification Party (PUP) has issued a statement in Monrovia backing the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change nominee for the Montserrado county Senatorial by-election. Joseph, a current member of the House of Representatives...

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...

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...

Sierra Leone Picks New President Tomorrow

Sierra Leone chooses a new president on Saturday following a delay caused by a ruling party-backed court case over alleged electoral fraud, spiking tensions following an already fractious campaign. The West African nation's 3.1 million...

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...

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...