Liberia, AfDB Sign Grant Agreements to Support Agric, Tourism

The Government of Liberia represented by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have recently signed two grant...

Lonestar Cell MTN, Winner’s Incorporated Launch First MoMo Betting Platform

Lonestar Cell MTN, in partnership with Winner’s Incorporated, has launched the first-ever Mobile Money (MoMo) betting platform in the country. The platform, which was launch...

Remembering Charles Dunbar Sherman on His 100th Anniversary

Charles Dunbar Sherman, President W.V.S. Tubman’s First Economic Advisor, Secretary of the Treasury from 1958-1968, First Black and Youngest President of the World Alliance...

CSOs Want Increment of National Budget for Health

A group of civil society organizations (CSOs), including Partnership for Sustainable Development (PaSD), has called on the government to ensure that budgetary allocation to...

Veteran Liberian Educator Turns 100 Today

Samuel G. Dweh (0886618906, 0776583266, [email protected]) One of Liberia’s veteran educators today, May 24, 2019, marks her 100th  year. The children and other family members...

On the rise: Get to Know Nelly, One of the Best...

At 25, Nelly has accomplished a lot, enough to make him one of the country’s best and most sought after club DJs. He has...

Maisie Dunbar to Empower Young Liberians

Few weeks ago, Liberian-born entrepreneur Maisie Dunbar visited her country to launch her award winning product BluffaJo Cosmetics. BluffaJo is a world-class care product that...

The Abduction

(An extract from the novel August 1990) Chapter Thirty-eight At about seven o’clock the next morning, the young ladies were led out of the jail...

Solimar Int’l Releases Report on National Ecotourism Development Study

The Solimar International, the world’s biggest tourism organization based in Washington, D.C., has officially released to the Government of Liberia (GoL), through the Forestry...

“Gov’t Closure of Roots FM Radio Station Unconstitutional”

Says Supreme Court lawyer A Supreme Court lawyer has described as unconstitutional the Thursday, October 10, 2019, action by authorities of the Ministry of Justice,...

Liberia’s Top Five Downloaded Songs

Last week we had a few new released songs that were trying to battle older ones for the top five most downloaded songs from...

From Detroit to Liberia: Why I Left America to Find Home

By Royda Urey “I am moving back to Liberia.” The words shocked me to say out loud. But after 26 years in the United States,...

Jay Z’s TIDAL to Team up With Proudly Liberian

TIDAL music, owned by Roc Nation (Jay Z) and others, has partnered with Barkue Tubman’s MBL International Group to curate and market “Proudly Liberian”...

Remembering President Jawara

By Dr. Amos C. Sawyer Sadness fell upon me late August when I heard of the death of Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara, former President of...

Former Culture Minister: ‘Liberia’s Cultural Heritage in Extinction Crisis’

The deliberate neglect of Liberia's cultural heritage, especially over the past 12 years, has put it in a serious extinction crisis, which now put...

LYA Unveiled Plans of Events for 2019 Achievers’ Awards

The Liberty Young Achievers’ Awards (LYA) has unveiled plans of events for second edition of its 2019 achievers’ awards. The plan of events was...

My Strength Lies in the Sound of Music

When an R&B song is played and I am feeling irritated, it can instantly change my mindset; I get relaxed and begin to feel...

Infectious Michael Cautions Liberian Artists

Famous Liberian music producer and co-owner and founder of Heartbeat Records, Infectious Michael has sounded a word of caution to Liberian artists to avoid...

The “Pehn Pehn”

Goodbye infamous metal horseYour inglorious death has comeSignaled by ruckus street threatsGoodbye not to be missed a shredRidding our future of amputees“The Penh Penh”Goodbye...

“Bali Island Resort Completion Could Be in 24 Months,” -Pres. Weah

Having been scorched for hours by the heat under a makeshift canopy at the Fendell campus of the University of Liberia (UL) while attending...