Editorial: Liberia Does Not Need A Crybaby Central Bank Governor

Note: On May 3, 2017, New Democrat penned this editorial after then Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia Milton Weeks told legislators that he cannot account for L$10.7billion. His 2017 revelation seems...

Drumming Songs of Chaos Will Not Bring Back the Money

Interesting! Liberia’s new opposition politicians who were silent on glaring acts of corruption for 12 years with some enormously benefiting from the loots are the new moral voices in town against corruption. Their new role...

Rights Officials, Activists Hold Technical Working Session In Monrovia

In an effort to further strengthen collaboration amongst key institutions in Liberia on issues relating to Human Rights, the Peace building project of the Office of High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR) is sponsoring...

The Uselessness of Assets Declaration In Liberia

  Liberia’s Assets Declaration (AD) regime purposed to prevent and fight corruption can arguably be said to have rather been built on the principles of corruption. The legal framework anchoring the process solely provides for one...

Why Weah’s Near Billion-Dollar Loan is Necessary for Liberia’s Dying Economy

In southeastern Liberia, for every 30 minutes, a baby dies while a woman with childbirth complications would die in every one hour due to lack of accessible medical centers,” Grand Kru County Senator Peter...

The Threat Against The Media Is The Media Itself

It is a disservice and betrayal of the public trust when journalists abandon their constitutional and traditional role to make much-ado about less significant matters. The sole purpose of journalism is to serve society...

It is Time For President Weah to Walk The Walk Against Corruption and Stop...

Global Witness’ latest report revealing deep seated corruption, which occurred under former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s administration is sufficient reason why President George Weah should bring to justice Sirleaf era officials who participated...

Full Implementation of Pro-Poor Agenda before Non-Negro Citizenship

George Weah is enormously popular but he will be running against the grain of public sentiment if he continues to promulgate citizenship for non-Negroes. That will be his first defeat since his landslide electoral...

Liberian Leaders Must Go Beyond ‘Band-Aid’ Solutions

On Saturday, 3 March 2018, President George Weah, along with his wife, some Cabinet Ministers and the Mayor of Monrovia, Mr. Jefferson Koijee, carried out a clean-up campaign in some sections of Monrovia. Photos...

Liberia Has Never Been, and Can Never Be a Racist Country

As debates about dual citizenship continue to rage, people are wrongly thinking that Liberia is practicing a form of apartheid. To believe that Liberia is practicing racism is to accuse the victims of racism...