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,...

Cuttington Gets Innovative for Academic Excellence, Sustainability

Like other institutions of higher education in Liberia, Cuttington University is facing serious financial challenges. To address these problems, the nation’s oldest private university...

NIR to Introduce Biometric Verification Platform Today

The National Identification Registry (NIR) will today May 9, 2019 introduce a national bio-metric identification verification platform. The NIR public affairs department yesterday announced at...

ID-4-PAPD: Greasing our Development Wheels

Introducing the NID Verification Platform Today, May 9, 2019, the NIR holds a kickoff event for the introduction of a verification platform for the national...

LTA Authorizes to Implement Surcharge Fees

-As Judge Dunbar denies Orange’s petition for judicial review filed against LTA The Civil Law Court ‘B’ at the Temple of Justice on yesterday denied...

TEF to Host Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurship

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s foremost champion of entrepreneurship, will host its 5th Annual Forum — the largest annual gathering of African entrepreneurs...

Reviving Liberia’s Agriculture Sector Requires an Aggressive Inclusion of Information and...

By Dr. Darren Wilkins ([email protected] | Tel: 0777129092/0886703789)  Recently, I wrote a post on my Facebook page regarding the use of Information and Communications Technologies...

Land Authority and Lantmäteriet to Implement 5-Yr Project

By Arthur R. Tucker (Contributor) The Liberia Land Authority (LLA) and the Swedish Mapping, Cadastral and Land Registration Authority, Lantmäteriet, have recommitted to fully implement...

ID-4-PAPD: Greasing our Development Wheels: What Make ID Systems Thick?

Are you among those who think that an identification registry is all about ID cards? If yes, then think again; because a physical ID...

Pres. Weah Submits Power Theft Bill to Senate

After losing US$35M yearly President George Weah on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, submitted for enactment into law a bill to amend the Penal Law, Chapter...

LIPO Promises to Intensify Fight against Piracy

The Director-General of Liberia Intellectual Property Office (LIPO) P. Adelyn Cooper has assured creative individuals including musicians, filmmakers, and innovators across the country of...

4,622 GBV Cases Treated at One-stop Centers Across Montserrado Since 2017

IRC statistics reveal The Country Director of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), Faith Akovi Cooper, revealed troubling statistics of violence against women in Liberia during...

Ruling Reserved on Orange vs LTA’s Controversial Surcharge on Local Calls

The Judge at the Civil Law Court 'B' at the Temple of Justice on Thursday, April 25, 2019, reserved a ruling to determine whether...

“A Very Distinguished Class”

Cummings describes BWI Class of '59 Alexander B. Cummings, the political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) described Booker Washington Institute (BWI) Class...

“The Responsibility to Develop Africa Depends on Us”

-RUFORUM Executive Secretary  The executive secretary of the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), Professor Adipala Ekwamu says the responsibility to develop...

Pres. Weah Meets African University Heads

President George Weah has called for greater unity and cooperation amongst African governments, institutions and peoples in every sector of development in order to...

ID-4-PAPD: Greasing Our Development Wheels: Why Accurate Identification Matters So Much...

By J. Tiah Nagbe, MSF, ChFC  After months of planning and waiting, it is finally here: our special column on Liberia’s identification system. I do...

The Impact of Social Media on Traditional Journalism

By Solomon A. Ware Sr. When comparing social media and traditional media, it is a good idea to know just what you’re piling up....

LLA Delegation Meets Several Liberians in Sweden

The Liberia Land Authority delegation to Sweden has been holding discussions with authorities at Lantmäteriet and touring their facilities in Gavel and Norrtalji, a...

39K 12th Graders Begin 2019 WASSCE Today

Candidates to be verified to curb 'impersonation' The West African Examination Council Liberia Office said they are expected to administer the 2019 WASSCE Exams to...