Singapore Former PM Lee Kuan Yew Passes Away

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's first prime minister and architect of the tiny south-east Asian city-state's rapid rise from British tropical outpost to global trade...

Dr. Jeremiah Walker Dies

A memorial service will be held in the USA, after which his body will be flown home for funeral service and burial. Details will...

Lafayette K. Johnson Passes Away

The death is announced of Mr. Lafayette K. Johnson, former Monrovia City Mayor and former Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industry. This sad event occurred...

‘A Virtuous Woman’

Residents along the main road leading from Fendall through Bentol city to Crozierville stood agape late Saturday morning when a fleet of vehicles, the...

Deacon Mary Markeh Wolo Dies

Nimba-born Monrovia Businesswoman The death is announced of Deacon Mary Markeh Wolo, a businesswoman and wife of Deacon David Wolo, a retired employee of the...

Ian Walker

The Walker Family regrets to announce the home-going of Ian Walker, son of the late Edith Walker of city of Careysburg, Liberia. This...

Teacher Ajavon Laid to Rest Tomorrow

The funeral of Mrs. Ida Burphy Ajavon, a renowned Liberian Science teacher, takes place at Trinity Cathedral tomorrow, Saturday, June 30, beginning at nine...

‘Dr. Brownell’s Criticisms Taught Me Lessons’

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf last Saturday praised Dr. Mary Nema Brownell, acknowledging that her letters of advice, and in particular those that criticized her,...

Woman, 75, Dies in Fire

It was a dismal scene yesterday on the SKD Boulevard in Congo Town for those who stood outside and witnessed a two bedroom apartment engulfed...

Judge Benedict Holt Is Dead

Barely a month and a few days following the deaths of Cllr. Theophilus C. Gould and Civil Law Court ‘B’ Judge Johannes Zlahn, another...

Nimba Politician’s Mother Dies

The death is announced of Mother Mammie Kwiayie Kelly Zoe; an astute mother from Beo-Yoola Town, now Twua River District, near the Liberian/Ivorian border...

Liberians in the U.S. Mourn Legendary Founder, Leslie Norman Cole, Sr.

By John F. Lloyd Liberians across the United States are mourning the sudden passing of one of their most illustrious leaders, Mr. Leslie Norman Abayomi...

US Author, Poet and Activist, Maya Angelou, Dies at Age 86

Poet, author and activist Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86.One of America's leading literary voices, she made her name with the...

African, World Leaders Mourn Mandela’s Loss

"I went to bed with a heavy heart but a joyous heart." ~ Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf tells the BBC on Mandela. Malawi's Joyce Banda: "We've learnt that...

Whistleblower, NOCAL Consultant Found Dead

 What caused the death of Cllr. Nkrumah Michael Allison last Thursday morning at the beach on 4th Street is baffling police in Monrovia, who...

Man, 53, Dies after Defending Daughter’s Honor

Ten year-old Korto Jallah yesterday was angry and in tears when news reached her and her family at their Bassa Town, Dry Rice Market...

Remembering a Great Son of Liberia

Liberians from all walks of life, led by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, House of Representatives Speaker Alex Tyler, Acting Senate Pro-tempore Dan Morais, Chief...

Fear Grips 72nd Residents Over CBL Official’s Death

Fear has reportedly gripped residents of the 72nd community along the SKD Boulevard over the shocking death of Mr. Matthew Innis, a resident of...

Man, Who Fed Children Every Saturday, Dies

The death of Phillip L. Gibson on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 29 in Monrovia came as a great shock because it was never...

Willis Knuckles’ Funeral Saturday

The funeral of Mr. Willis D. Knuckles, Jr., former Minister of State for Presidential Affairs; former Public Works Minister; former Deputy Minister of Youth...