Government security forces have been called upon to exercise caution as they deal with the explosive security situation along the borders with the Ivory Coast and avoid over-zealousness that could lead to victimization of innocent people.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been re-elected Chair of the four-nation sub-regional organization, the Mano River Union (MRU). The Liberian leader was re-elected for another one-year term at the MRU’s 21st Ordinary Session of the Summit of Heads of State and Government held in the Guinean capital, Conakry, on Friday, June 15.
Barely a week after government submitted a US$650 million draft fiscal budget for 2012/13, the opposition Liberty Party has described it as one that did not align with government top priorities in term of budgetary allocations.
The student union of the African Methodist Episcopal University (AMEU) has on behalf of the student population of the institution, apologize to the administration following the temporary closure of the university due to the June 11, 2012 violent protest staged by students over tuition increment, which many students see as a burden on them.