Ecobank Kakata Branch remained secure as police shot and killed one of the gunmen (hand with pistol shown), and wounded several others.
Officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP) have secured the premises of Ecobank-Liberia Limited in Kakata, Margibi County, after the bank came under attack by 10 armed men around 12:30 Sunday morning. The robbers reportedly armed with single barrel guns and other deadly weapons, fired on police officers who returned fire on the attackers.

The Late Dr McClain
The government of Liberia has announced with profound regret the death of Dr. Edward B. McClain Jr., Minister of State for Presidential Affairs and Chief of Staff to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
Muslims in Liberia have for the first time since the 1800s elected a ‘Supreme Leader’, who will be the single most powerful person in the country’s Islamic community. Ascending to this lofty, lifetime tenured position is Liberia’s former National Chief Imam, Alhaji Muhammad Abdullah

Guaranty Trust Bank, Liberia Limited
Several banking institutions are now seeking legal action to recover millions of United States dollars that they gave out as loans to individuals, including former government officials.

Minister Dorbor (far right) formally announces the launch of the roadmap with stakeholders in attendance
Authorities of the Ministry of Land Mines and Energy (MLME) over the weekend launched the Artisanal Mining (ASM) Sector, to monitor and provide technical support to the sector. The ceremony was held at a resort in Monrovia, with several stakeholders, among them local miners, in attendance.

At the security turnover, UNMIL and GoL exchanged pleasantries and felicitations, masking 3 months’ salary arrears and no allotment for security operations in the 2016/17 fiscal budget.
Recent developments in Liberia suggest that the decision of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) to officially bring a close to its security mandate in the country was based on the resolve of the citizenry to cleave to peace and stability against all odds, rather than on what appears to be a “doubtful assurance” that the Liberian govern

Ecobank Kakata Branch remained secure as police shot and killed one of the gunmen (hand with pistol shown), and wounded several others.

The Late Dr McClain

Guaranty Trust Bank, Liberia Limited

Minister Dorbor (far right) formally announces the launch of the roadmap with stakeholders in attendance

At the security turnover, UNMIL and GoL exchanged pleasantries and felicitations, masking 3 months’ salary arrears and no allotment for security operations in the 2016/17 fiscal budget.

Top News

Sky Insurance Company Hunts for 7 Defendants in US$1.2 Million Theft Case

Lawyers representing Sky Insurance Company, the entity on whose promises seven of the ten former employees of the First International Bank (FIB) were released on bail, is gradually falling into trouble with Criminal Court “C,’ after they failed to produce the defendants before the court last Wednesday.

Sports


Partial view of Youths-at-risk on Carey Street in a mini tournament

It was an awesome and momentous display yesterday to see over 30 youths-at-risk, known as “Sogo,” locking horns together in a mini-street soccer tournament graced by the presence of President Ellen

LIB Life


(Above & Below) Some of the children who are undergoing training in cultural dances, the importance of diversity and morality among others

When the civil war in Liberia ended 13 years ago, it set back the promotion of the country’s culture policy, a mark that has sliced through the fabric of the country’s rich culture, almost breaking

Weird News

A woman living in the Caldwell vicinity has brought to the attention of the media that she has been scammed out of hundreds of dollars by a man claiming to help her to go to the United States.

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