Liberia

  • allafrica.com
  • 18 hours ago

[Observer] The Liberia Maritime Authority (LMA) and the Monrovia City Corporation (MCC) have combined efforts to clean the beaches and surrounding waterways in several communities in and around Monrovia under a plan styled "Reclaiming the Beaches and Waterways Project."

  • allafrica.com
  • 18 hours ago

[Observer] Many would consider the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and its accompanying horrific tales as things of the past, but its impact has never faded away, especially in rural parts of the country where help for victims or post-Ebola recovery programs have been practically nonexistent.

  • allafrica.com
  • 18 hours ago

[Observer] Nimba County Superintendent Dorr Cooper has filed a counter response to a lawsuit against the County's administration seeking the cancellation of two agreements with Sethi Ferro Fabrick Incorporated for the sale and purchase of 450,000 metric tons of scrap, arguing that the deal was approved by former President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and the legislature.

  • allafrica.com
  • 18 hours ago

[Observer] The Liberian Senate's committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veteran Affairs has exhaustively grilled Liberia's first female nominee for the post of Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia and there are indications that she will receive the blessing of senate plenary this week.

  • allafrica.com
  • 18 hours ago

[Observer] A newly-created National Advisory Council of the opposition Liberty Party (LP) over the weekend unanimously elected Grand Bassa County Senator Nyonblee Karnga-Lawrence as new Political Leader, replacing Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine.

  • allafrica.com
  • 2 days ago

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Atty. Chris Massaquoi, former Inspector General of the Liberia National Police, has been invited by the Police for questioning in connection with the murder of journalist Tyron Brown.

  • allafrica.com
  • 4 days ago

[Observer] Cllr. Daku Mulbah, Solicitor General-designate on Wednesday, during his confirmation hearing, suggested that the justice system actually needs an urgent overhaul of transparency, fairness, and accountability. His comments come against rising public concerns about widespread and engrained corruption in the country's Judiciary.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[CPJ] New York -Liberian authorities should thoroughly investigate the killing of Tyron Brown, a video editor and camera operator with Super Communications, a privately owned outlet that runs Super FM and Super Television, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The man, who is reportedly seen in the controversial video being tortured and later became missing at the Sime Darby Oil Palm Plantation in Grand Cape Mount County, has surfaced. He's been facing queries from the Liberia National Police (LNP).

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[FrontPageAfrica] Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was displaced for almost 12 years. Will President George Manneh Weah remain displaced as well or will he follow Ellen's undemocratic legacy by discharging presidential duties from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs?

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[New Republic] The death of former President of the Press Union of Liberia Kamara A. Kamara, affectionately called 'KAK' by many of his peers prior to his sudden death has shocked the Liberian media community.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[New Republic] With less than three months in power by the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) led government under the leadership of President George Manneh Weah, murder cases are said to be on the increase in Liberia as the Ministry of Justice captured seven (7) cases so far within two weeks.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[New Republic] President George Manneh Weah has made additional nominations and appointments constituting the Boards of several Agencies of Government affecting the John F. Kennedy Medical Center, Liberia Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, National Port Authority, Liberia Electricity Corporation, and the Central Bank of Liberia.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[New Republic] The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has written the plenary of the House of Representatives requesting for date and time to lecture lawmakers on real estate tax.

  • allafrica.com
  • 5 days ago

[New Republic] High ranked officials of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) are currently participating in the 2018 Edition of the African Land Forces Summit taking place at a transcontinental hotel in Abuja.