Liberia

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[Observer] Says Telia Urey, as she blames police for neglecting her in District #15 violence

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[Observer] File: Speaker Chambers (2nd from left), flanked by Deputy Finance Minister for Budget, Tanneh Brunson , and Finance Minister Samuel D. Tweah, Jr. (2nd from right) another official, receives the 2019-2020 Draft National Budget for legislative scrutiny.

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[Observer] Former residents of Fendall, whose properties were destroyed by the demolition exercise carried out by the Ministry of Public Works are to benefit an amount of US$8,000,000 should they agree with the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC)-led administration in an effort to settle them through an amicable agreement.

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[Observer] The violent attack over the weekend on District#15 lead candidate Telia Urey by hooligans and thugs widely believed to be supporters of CDC candidate Abu Kamara which left several of her supporters wounded and the lady herself bruised and badly shaken and properties destroyed has left the nation wondering just where the country seems to be headed under the leadership of President George Manneh Weah.

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[Observer] Contestants of the Miss Liberia USA 2019 pageant, representing the States of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Indianapolis, and Georgia; paid a courtesy call on Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr., Liberia's Ambassador to the United Nations.

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[Observer] Mrs. Ellen Tennie Zeah, who was one of the prominent midwives from Nimba County and died recently in the United States of America, was laid to rest on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Nimba United Cemetery in Paynesville City. She was 66.

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[Observer] George S.W. Patten Sr., Liberia's Ambassador accredited to the United States of America, described diaspora Liberians' role in the country's development programs as "critical", a release from Association of Liberian Journalists in the Americas (ALJA) has said.

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[Observer] The leadership of the Council of Patriots (COP) over the weekend congratulated Abraham Darius Dillon shortly after he was inducted as Senator of Montserrado County.

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[Observer] Reverend Emmett L. Dunn, Pastor of West Hyattsville Baptist Church in Hyattsville, Md., has been selected to lead Lott Carey, a global missions network with partnerships in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, North America, Oceania, and South America, a release from the mission has said.

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[Observer] In a letter to the Legislature, President Weah said power theft "is a crime akin to sabotaging the economy, destroys life and property when dangerous illegal connections are made, sometimes causing fire outbreak."

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[Observer] Oil-palm is one of the emerging sectors attracting investor attention to Liberia from around the globe. The country's oil palm market has seen an average annual growth of 5.9% in real terms since 2004, according to the National Investment Commission. Also, the sector is not only home to big concessionaires including Sime Darby, Golden Veroleum and Equatorial Palm Oil, but it is also home to smallholder-farmers, as well as value chain enterprises in palm oil and palm kernel products, owned and operated by L

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[Observer] From all indications, the just ended Montserrado County by-election which was marred by violence and threats of the use of violence could very well be a dress rehearsal for the 2020 senatorial elections as well as Presidential and legislative elections in 2023. For the past weeks, the city of Monrovia had virtually been on edge as tension rose over the conduct and results of the election.

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[New Dawn] The government of President George Manneh Weah has been graded poorly by the United States for lack of fiscal transparency.

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[New Dawn] The National Civil Society Network of Liberia condemns falsehood being spewing to the public against the Director General of the National Social Security Corporation, Dewitt Von Ballmoos, which it says is aimed derailing his determination to properly manage the corporation.

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[New Dawn] Lawyers representing Mr. Abu Kamara in the disputed District #15 Representative by-election have filed a bill of exception against the recent ruling which called for a rerun in the disputed electoral precincts.

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[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Amid the controversy emerging from the just-ended Montserrado County by-elections, outgoing United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and resident Coordinator for Liberia has urged Liberians not to take the peace the country is enjoying granted.

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[allAfrica] Once referenced as a war-country, Liberia on August 18, 2019, observes and celebrates exactly 16 years since long-sought and hard-earned peace and stability returned to our dear country. That followed almost 14 yours of civil conflict that destroyed almost every sector of the country, if not all. Worst of all, 300,000 lives were reportedly claimed in the process.