Plunder! – Public Works officials swindle US$307K Japanese fund

  Fresh documents this paper has obtained show senior officials at the ministry of public works have spent more than US$300,000 out of the US$2.2million provided for alley construction on nothing. The government of Japan as...

WFP Feeds 127,000 School Kids Daily

The Deputy Country Director of the World Food Program (WFP), Julie McDonald, says the U.N. agency has provided daily nutritious meals for a total of 127,000 school children in target schools in nine counties. Addressing...

“Brumskine wants to Bring Chaos’ Defense Chief Reacts to ‘Zogoes’ Army Proposal

Defense Minister Brownie Samukai has angrily reacted to plans by Liberty Party (LP) political leader Cllr. Charles Brumskine to enlist psychopaths, drug addicts, rights abusers and streets criminals commonly known...

Cabinet Reviews Reform in Education Sector

Cabinet has received status update and carefully reviewed the ongoing reform in the education sector at its sitting in Monrovia. The updates focused on Partnership Schools for Liberia (PSL) Project. According to an Executive...

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...

UNICEF-Liberia Staff Get new Leaderships

UNICEF Liberia Staff Association (ULSA) Friday inducted its newly elected officials to administer the affairs of the organization for two years. Those installed into office are: Mr. John J. Weah, President, Mrs. Madea Reeves-Fully,...

LEC Installing Over 500 Street Lights

For thirty years Monrovia’s streets and communities have emptied in a furious hurry at nightfall. Under the cover of relentless darkness, criminals and armed robbers would attack residents trying to commute to their...

Lutheran Church Massacre Commander Faces Justice In US

The Monrovia Church massacre in 1990 was the worst single atrocity of the Liberian civil war. About 600 civilians, including many children, were killed while taking refuge in a church. Now, four survivors are bringing...

Fearing Violence- Women Pray For Elections

Hundreds of women across Liberia are fasting and praying for peaceful elections. The West African nation goes to the polls to elect its new president and legislators next Tuesday October 10. The women started their...

Nigerian businesses in focus at Sierra Leone’s presidential poll

As preparations for the Sierra Leone presidential election scheduled for March 7 heat up, Nigeria business interest has become a major focus of campaign between the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) and the major...