Voting Rights for Diaspora Liberians Under Legislative Review

-- As well as campaign finance, party registration fees  A law aimed at amending the elections law, including political party and candidate registration fees, benchmark...

À Dyà Zù-Zù Aims to Help Develop Liberia’s Creative Industries

Over the last decade and a half, the creative industries in Liberia have experienced stagnated growth and development, a situation which has made it...

CBL Hosts Regional Financial Reporting Course

A regional course on Economic & Financial Report Writing Skills and Presentation Techniques will be held at the Central Bank of Liberia beginning Monday,...

US$2.4M in Mop-up Money Questionable, GAC Report Reveals

"Mopped-up LRD re-infused into market via commercial banks," Tweah told GAC By David A. Yates and Robin Dopoe The General Auditing Commission's forensic investigation has revealed...

Bassa Forest Crisis Reaches Boiling Point

-- Government, Traditional Leaders set next week for crisis resolution Residents of Wee Statutory District (district #3B&C) in Grand Bassa County have threatened to resist...

“Agriculture Sustainability Critical for Economic Growth”

-- Says Minister Tweah Finance and Development Planning Minister Samuel D. Tweah Jr., says sustainability in Africa’s agriculture sector is critical for economic growth and...

GC Launches Proposed Revenue Sharing Formula

Authorities of the Governance Commission (GC) on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 convened a consultative forum in Monrovia, at which it launched a proposed revenue...

ID-4-PAPD: Greasing our Development Wheels (Part 5)

Why Governments Derive Huge Financial Benefits from Biometric Payroll Cleaning  By J. Tiah Nagbe, MSF, ChFC  Many individuals and institutions in a country benefit significantly from...

14 Lawmakers Get Vigilant over 2019/2020 Budget

-Want Speaker Chambers to lead in cutting budget by 40% In a rather rare but bold move, members of the Independent Legislative Caucus (ILC), comprising...

Pleebo, Fish Town Electrification on Course

The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has achieved another milestone in its drive to expand and increase access to electricity throughout the country, a release...

An Old Challenge For The New President Of The World Bank

By Aboubakr Kaira Barry Jim Collins, author of “Good to Great,” posits that effective strategies are backed by catalytic mechanisms, turning goals to results. The...

Rep. Sloh Challenges Pres. Weah to Address Nation

Amid the downward trend of the economy with the devaluation of the Liberian dollar against the U.S. dollar (now stands at US$1 to L$182),...

“Dig Hole, Cover Hole” -Nagbe Defends Gov’t Misuse of Donor Project...

By Robin Dopoe and Hannah Geterminah Eugene Lenn Nagbe, the Minister of Information, Cultural Affairs, and Tourism, has admitted receiving the diplomatic note that has...

World Bank Demands US$3.285M from Samuel Tweah

..As restitution for Ineligible Expenditures Following series of letters from international partners concerning the George Weah Administration's mishandling of donor funds, a World Bank letter,...

Ellen Recommends Dialogue, Not Protest

-Says Liberia’s past is too bitter Ahead of the planned June 7 protest in the country, former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf cataloged the importance...

Cummings: ‘Council of Patriots Envisions Violence-Free Protest’

The leader of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander Cummings has said that the planned June 7 protests will be peaceful and violence-free. Cummings added...

USAID Breaks Ground for Ganta-Gbarnga Electricity Supply

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Thursday, May 9, 2019, broke ground for a 77 kilometers medium voltage of power line...

FDA Decries Forest Depletion, Degradation

The managing director of the Forestry Development Authority (FDA), C. Mike Doryen has decried the "degradation of the forests" across the country. Doryen raised the...

Liberia, 1st African Country at Shuzhou Int’l Culture and Tourism Festival

History is in the making.  This time around it is about Liberia being the only country from Africa to have participated in the 2019...

Liberia Hosts 22nd ICE Meeting on Demographic Dynamics

The 22nd meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of senior officials and Experts (ICE) for West Africa on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 began in Harbel,...