2 AFL Officers Graduate from Nigeria’s Prestigious Command College

On Saturday, July 13, 2019, two officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), Majors Eden Theophilus Jallay and Joseph Vannah Sumo graduated with...

Barred from Travel on “Anti-Human Trafficking Regulations”?

Rep. and Mrs. Yekeh Kolubah believe they're simply being persecuted for being critical of President Weah The Government of Liberia is sticking to its claims...

Monrovia Rotary Club Aims to Reduce HIV/AIDS Transmission

The Monrovia Rotary Club on Friday, July 12, 2019, launched a year-long campaign aimed to drastically reduce pregnant women living with HIV from transmitting...

Makeshift Motels, Teenage Prostitution Anger Lawmakers

-- Gender Minister, Police Chief, Others summoned  Members of the House of Representatives have frowned on the increasing rate of teenage prostitution and the proliferation...

Liberia Under Pressure to Enact Comprehensive Anti-FGM Law

....To protect girls, women Equality Now, an international NGO with sub-chapter in Nairobi, Kenya, has joined local partners by calling on President George Weah, the...

Departing with ‘Fond Memories’

-- Dismissed Agriculture Minister returns gov’t properties assigned to him Dismissed Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Mogana S. Flomo on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 paid what...

2 Die in Motorbike Accident

-- Onlookers blame police over failure to enforce regulations Two of the four persons on a motorbike were killed in a tragic accident late Tuesday,...

Odyssey to Europe

Liberian and other African migrants narrate their ordeal through North Africa in search of Greener Pastures By Evelyn Kpadeh Seagbeh Migrants from West Africa taking up...

Frontline Women Documentary to Feature Gwen Myers and 5 Others

Says, they're the women breaking barriers in Africa. Gwendolyn Myers, Executive Director, Messengers of Peace-Liberia (MOP) is becoming noted in all Africa for her exemplary...

Man ‘Kills Friend’ in Ganta for L$100

A man believed to be in his 20s is held in Ganta for allegedly killing his friend following a dispute over L$100 (one hundred...

“Land Rights Education Will Empower Women, Girls”

-Says Cecelia Kuetee The Land Rights Act (LRA), which was passed into law in 2018 by members of the 54th Legislature, will serve as an...

‘Bad Practices’ in Local Gov’t Law

In Grand Bassa County, citizens cite clauses in the law that frustrate decentralization Scores of Bassaians, especially those from the Bassa Women Development Association (BAWODA),...

‘Gov’t Will Pay for Independent Pathologist Hired by Odell’s Family’

Pres. Weah assures feminist group that his title, 'Feminist-In-Chief', is not for bluff President Weah has assured a feminist group that the government will accept...

Cummings: ‘Cheating, Rigging are Reasons to Postpone By-Elections’

Having remembered some of the country's past electoral malpractices as recorded, Alexander B. Cummings, political leader of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), has cited...

GoL Wage Harmonization Makes Pay Rise for Security Sector, Teachers

As a result of the wage harmonization exercise conducted by the government through a support from the Civil Service Agency (CSA) and the Ministry...

House Passes Domestic Violence Bill

At long last, after five years of dangling of the Domestic Violence Act of 2014 and later reintroduced as the Domestic Violence Act of...

“I Don’t Trust GoL to Conduct Autopsy on Odell’s Remains”

-- Says Cynthia Sherman, mother of the late Odell Mrs. Cynthia River Cess Sherman, mother of the late Odell Sherman, a high school student whose...

Report Implicates Gov’t Officials in Massive Land Grabs

-- Senjeh, Klay and Suehn-Mecca greatly affected, report says The impoverished state of Bomi County is likely to worsen as many subsistent farmers are at...

House Rubbishes Subpoena of Chief Clerk by Criminal Court “C”

The Plenary of the House of Representatives has rubbished the Writ of Subpoena Ad-testificandum for House’s Chief Clerk Mildred Sayon to testify before Criminal...

PCC Threatens LMA over Garbage Responsibility

Uncollected piles of garbage that continue to overwhelm markets across Monrovia City are creating tension between the Paynesville City Corporation (PCC) and the Liberia...