US Closer to Electing First African Refugee in Congress

  The foundation of Democrat Ilhan Omar’s historic primary election win to represent Minnesota’s 5th District in the U.S. Congress was built on a simple...

World Bank and Liberian Government Conduct Household Forest Survey

The World Bank and the Liberian Government through Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS) and the Forestry Development Authority (FDA), have commenced training of enumerators...

Flooding Swallows Part of Monrovia

Torrential rain has lashed the west coast of Africa, leaving parts of Liberian capital Monrovia under water. The flooded streets witnessed long traffic jams, a...

War, Genocide & Peace How Kofi Annan is Remembered

Ghana-born Kofi Annan, who died Saturday aged 80, was the first UN chief from sub-Saharan Africa, and it was on this continent that he...

Catholic Church Covered Up Child Abuse By 301 Priests: Report

The grand jury identified more than 1,000 sexual abuse victims over seven decades — and suspects there may be many more. Pennsylvania’s attorney general released...

Liberia Amongst Countries With Rainfall But Lack Drinking Water

The UK has experienced the driest start to a summer since records began in 1961, but safe drinking water remains in plentiful supply. Others around...

‘War Crimes Court A Must’

A top civil society activist says civil society organizations in Liberia are resolved on pushing both locally and at the international level to ensure...

Weah’s Main Rivals Cold-Shoulder ‘Unity’ Meeting

President George Weah Thursday held talks with opposition leaders in the capital Monrovia to seek proposals and recommendations with respect to the national economy,...

Is Côte d’Ivoire’s Amnesty Just Shrewd Politics?

On Côte d’Ivoire’s independence day, President Alassane Ouattara announced an immediate amnesty for 800 prisoners that were held for their participation in the 2010/2011 post-electoral crisis....

Liberia Could Be ‘Next Tourist Hotspot’

In just the latest surf edit from global news titan British Broadcasting Corporation titled, “Loving Liberia’s Wild Surf Waves,” the West African nation is...

New Bong Senator Seeks Reconciliation

The new senator-elect of Bong County Dr. Henrique Flomo Tokpa is calling on leaders of the county to work together for the development of...

From The Hague to Arusha Liberian Warlords Could Be Prosecuted...

  It is becoming most likely that Liberian warlords bearing greatest responsibility for war crimes committed during the country’s civil war would be prosecuted on...

Aggressive Awareness Needed on Human Rights Issues – Acting INCHR Chair...

The Acting Chairperson of the Independent National Commission on Human Rights (INCHR) Bartholomew B. Colley wants aggressive awareness on human rights issues in Liberia. Speaking...

Weah Appoints New Revenue Chief

President George Weah Tuesday appointed Mr. Thomas Doe Nah  as  Commissioner General of the Liberia Revenue Authority and retained Mrs. Decontee King-Sackie  in the...

Arab Bank, African Capacity-Building Foundation to Provide “Seed Funds” to women...

The Government of Liberia through the Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Center (LIMPAC) at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning with support from the Arab...

EX Audit Chief wrapped in Vehicle Theft Claim

Months after his removal as Director General of the Internal Audit Agency (IAA), reports are emerging with claims that Mr.Paul Collins was fraught with...

‘Work To Modernize Liberia’ Students Urged

A United States-based Liberian educator has admonished graduates of the Richard M. Nixon Institute to work collectively for the modernization of Liberia. Dr. John T....

Liberia Withdraws Kosovo Recognition

  Liberia has withdrawn its recognition of Kosovo's independence, in order to support the solution which would be reached through "peace process", said Gbehzohngar Milton...

Attacks Against IAA’s Chief Slammed

  The Internal Audit Agency said in a statement Monday that its attention has been drawn to unprovoked attacks on the reputation of its Director...

‘We have Money’ Finance Minister Declares

  Finance and Development Planning Minister, Samuel D. Tweah, has declared that the George Weah administration is financially strong to implement its socioeconomic development programs...