FIFA Limits Funding to Liberia After Audit

The Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) has restricted funding to the Liberia Football Association (LFA) and is in a near takeover of the FA’s finances after audit shows that Liberia football officials have...

PUL’s President Vows To Punish Journalists who Criticize Financial Report

  The Press Union of Liberia says criticism meted against its financial report is a deliberate falsehood and a misrepresentation of material facts. According to a press statement issued on Sunday, August 5, 2018, the Union...

Single Currency Migration Begins 2019

Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor, Nathaniel Patray, said that the Bank under his leadership, together with the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), will in 2019 commence work with the Legislature...

Mediterranean Migrant Arrivals Reach 58,158 in 2018; Deaths 1,514

The UN Migration Agency, reports that 58,158 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea through 1 August 2018. That total compares to 113,283 at this time last year, and over 261,228 at this time...

Whirling the ‘Feminist Power’

The ascendency of Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to the pinnacle of political authority in Liberia gave many the impressions that women had finally been rescued from the marginalization they faced in the governance of the...

Believe In God! Weah Entreats Compatriots

President George Weah has urged Liberians “to have faith, trust and believe God and stop being negative about the country.” He said Liberia will not fail with God being in control of its destiny. President Weah...

House Reviews Ja’neh’s Impeachment Petition

Two ruling party legislators Tuesday filed a petition with the House of Representatives requesting Associate Justice Kabineh Ja’neh’s impeachment. “The Supreme Court Judge has been involved in misconduct, abuse of office and power, fraud and...

Three UP Lawmakers Join CDC

  Three opposition lawmakers and an independent member of the House of Representatives Friday joined the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC). Sinoe County Senator Milton Teahjah, Representatives Jay Nagbe Sloh, Crayton Duncan elected on the...

76 Local, International Groups Seek Justice for War Victims

The Liberian government should undertake fair and credible prosecutions of international crimes committed during its two civil wars, 76 Liberian, African, and international nongovernmental organizations said in a submission to the United Nations Human...

Flood Leaves 6,375 Persons Homeless

Over 6,000 people have been made homeless in nine counties with several properties destroyed due to heavy rain recorded between April and June this year, the country’s National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has said. Montserrado,...