Liberian Students to Benefit from UK Scholarships

British Ambassador to Liberia, David Belgrove had good news for Liberian students who have earned a first degree in their areas of discipline. They...

BCTC Students Petition Ellen

Hundreds of students of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) were excited on Monday when President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf promised them the completion of...

1028 SGBV Cases Reported From January to June 2018

UN Women calls for immediate action UN Women Operations Director, Yawo Mensah Magio, said incidents of sexual violence against women and girls continue to escalate,...

CARI MANAGER ELECTED VICE PRESIDENT OF THE WEST AND CENTRAL AFRICA...

The General Assembly of the West and Central Africa Council of Agriculture Research and Development (WCACARD),  headquartered in Dakar, Senegal, recently elected the Team...

MESSENGERS OF PEACE

Every peace messenger from Cameroon to Senegal rejoiced last week over the decision of the Gambian President to step down in the interest of...

BWI Turns 89 Tomorrow

Several activities lined up to mark Founder’s Day By Jonathan Paye-Layleh Alumnus/Journalist Several activities have been lined up this weekend in commemoration of the 89th founding...

Ricks Institute Reopens March 2

Ricks Institute Principal and Chief Administrative Officer, the Rev. Dr. Olu Q. Menjay, says his administration is pleased to announce the resumption of school...

Mental Health Leadership Advocacy Program Releases Research Report

A local mental health advocacy group, Mental Health Leadership and Advocacy Program (MHLAP), on May 1, 2019 released its month-long research report for policy...

Students Request for US$26m to UL Budget

By Leroy M. Sonpon III The University of Liberia Student Union (ULSU) has written a three-page letter to House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay to buttress...

Man, 55, Dies from Poro Master’s ‘Flogging’

Another Christian conscripted in Gipo Town A man believed to be 55 years of age has died from flogging on alleged order of a Poro...

5 Sent to Court for ‘Killing’ Theo Weeks’ Mother

The Liberia National Police (LNP) has forwarded to court five suspects for their alleged connection to the brutal murder of Madam Lydia Lewis Weeks,...

USAID Emphasizes Need for More Female Teachers

The Mission Director of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), John Mark Winfield, has stressed the need for more women to get...

Musicians Union to Induct New Leaders Saturday

The publicity committee of the Musicians Union of Liberia has announced that the inauguration of the union newly elected officials is scheduled for Saturday,...

‘Free University Tuition Does Not Cover Other Fees,’ MOE Clarifies

Acting Minister of Education, Latim Da-Thong, has clarified that President George Weah’s pronouncement of tuition-free for undergraduate students at public tertiary institutions does not...

“GOL Will Encourage STEM Education in Liberia,” VP Promises

Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor has disclosed advanced discussions with lawmakers on the possibility of extending Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) to schools...

Free, Compulsory Education Law Sails Through House

- Forwarded to Senate for concurrence The House of Representatives has passed a law to provide free education for children between the ages of three...

Rising Above Hunger: Urgent Call for Africa’s Optimism to Fight Hunger

By FAO Director-General Graziano da Silva ahead of Africa Regional Conference in Khartoum, Sudan An African proverb says that “wisdom is like a baobab tree...

Baptist Inducts New President

Authorities of the Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary (LBTS) on Sunday, March 5, inducted Dr. Terry Leonard Henry as the seventh president of the seminary,...

China-Aid Agriculture Technology Cooperation Project Harvests Hybrid Rice

China-Aid Agriculture Technology Cooperation Project, based at the China-Aid Agricultural Technology Demonstration Center in Suakoko, Bong County, on Saturday August 25, began harvesting a...

Mrs. Magdalene McClain, Visiting Home after a Long Period, Dies Suddenly

Wife of former NOCAL President, Dr. Randolph McClain Mrs. Magdalene Darling McClain, wife of the former president of the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL),...