Parker Weeps in US$800,000 Theft Case

The criminal trial of ex-National Port Authority Managing Director Madam Matilda Parker resumed Tuesday with the defendant weeping in open court. Parker and comptroller Christina Paley who are relying on a temporary bond value at...

Disloyalty and Dismissal

Disloyalty and Dismissal Here Comes The Iron In the Lady By A.Abbas Dulleh With less than two years to exit, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is taking harsh measures intended to cleanse her government but the dismissal of her...

‘Dream’ Ticket Killed? Money, Greed Separating Weah, Brumskine Again

By Festus Poquie Negotiation aimed at building a consolidated force against the ruling Unity party to avoid a 24-year rule of a single political hegemony in 21st century Liberia, appears to have collapsed. The opposition Liberty...

Torture Victim or Beggar?

  Firebrand activists Vandalark R. Patricks making what appears to be a torture allegation has offered an emotional apology to President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, telling her that he is not a rude kid. Patricks is facing sedition...

No Apology! Ellen Defends 10-Year Record

By Festus Poquie In the face of bitter accusations from critics that her administration has done little to improve the living conditions of Liberians, President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Monday used her 11th State of the Nation...

NAMBO Takes Weah to NEC

The National Movement to Support Joseph Boakai (NAMBO), has filed a formal complaint to the National Elections Commission (NEC) and the Liberian Senate, outlining that the Standard Bearer of the Coalition...

Transitional Plan: Ellen Woos Cabinet for Smooth Transfer of Power

Keen on leaving behind a legacy of peace and democratic consolidation, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called her cabinet into action to ensured that the administration’s socio-economic development programs and projects are achieved, 290...

Campaign Gears Up

Liberia is about a month away from what many hope will be the country’s first peaceful, democratic handover of power in decades. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has led the country since the elections in 2005,...

Liberia, India On Development path

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has held bilateral talks with the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi, India. Both leaders met at Prime Minister Modi’s office at 9:00 p.m. (Indian time) on...

Recipe For Chaos

Liberia Risks Resurgence of Social Conflict An international land rights group said Liberia risks a resurgence of social conflict unless the country’s legislature approves a Land Rights Act that is moving through the parliament. The group...