America’s Liberia in the 21st Century

By Lekpele M. Nyamalon Monrovia-- I was at the Liberia National Museum on Friday 28 June 2019, when US Assistant Secretary of State for...

Shifting Accountability and Duty: Women Rights Are Human Rights

The Government of Liberia Must Act in Accordance to its Constitutional Mandate as the Primary Duty Bearer to Prevent, Protect and End All Forms...

Commending Judge Willie

The stance taken by Judge Roosevelt Willie to deny prosecution requests to have Representative Yekeh Kolubah and other co-accused detained despite their full compliance...

The Importance of the Liberian Diaspora: Have the Chickens Come Home...

By Edmund Zar-Zar Bargblor The African Star, (an African on online news organ), reported that on July 9, 2019, in the “wake of Liberia’s crippling...

Jerome Kokoya’s NEC: A Replay of Emmett Harmon’s SECOM?

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed, PhD Introduction After the bloody overthrow of President William R. Tolbert’s Government, the military junta under the leadership of Master...

No Need for Pretense, Mr. Speaker. When Chicken White, It White,...

Both Norway and Botswana, cited by Speaker Chambers as exemplary in the management of their natural resources, have made strides in assuring the welfare...

Are We Missing the Boat Somewhere?

On February 17, 1977, just a little over 40 years ago, Liberia, under the leadership of President Tolbert, established diplomatic relations with the People's...

Liberia Can and Must Do Better!

The attention of the Daily Observer is drawn to a front-page story written by Daily Observer reporter Hannah Geterminah carried in its July 8,...

Montserrado County’s By-elections: Who’s the Best Candidate to Replace Geraldine Doe-Sheriff?

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed, PhD Introduction Few months ago, the nation lost one of the best female Senators, Geraldine Doe-Sheriff. The death of...

Sports as a Business and a Brand

Fans are choosing not to watch live football events, and instead are opting in increasing numbers for the 'intimacy' of their crystal clear digital...

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...

Sad Stories of Land Grabs In Liberia: Why Will Monkey Not...

The story written by Daily Observer reporter William Harmon and published in the paper's July 5, 2019, edition under the headline, “Report Implicates Gov’t...

IMF About to Learn A New Economic Theory from Liberia: The...

By Harris Kerkula  President George Weah and his merry band of hustlers currently running the show in Liberia are a band in a hurry: hurry...

LETTER: Senator PYJ, Please Remove My Name…

Dear Senator Prince Y. Johnson: I write to convey my compliments and want to indicate that the list that you released in Nimba County on...

Central Bank in Red ($265m): Presidents Weah ($137m) and Sirleaf ($128m)

By J. Yanqui Zaza  President George Weah, through the Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Affairs, has submitted the 2019/2020 national budget to the Liberian...

The World Bank Lending Strategy Must Aim To Place People Above...

The attention of the Daily Observer is drawn to a front- page story carried in its July 4, 2019 edition headlined, “SRC’s Investment Faces...

All Things Considered

By Jeremiah Jefferson Kringar Harris From all indications, beginning with the events that culminated in the protest demonstration of June 7, 2019, staged by the...

BEWARE! Ill-Conceived Economic Policies Have Wrought More Harm Than Good

The attention of the Daily Observer is drawn to the story carried in its July 3, 2019 edition headlined “MoCI Announces New Policies, Measures”....

CBL Recent Nominees and Eventual Appointees: The Best to Revive the...

By Kadiker Rex Dahn, MA, M.Ed, PhD Introduction On May 18, 2019, President Weah nominated several individuals in various ministries and agencies in government. One of...

GOL Must Reconsider Its Proposed 100 Percent Surrender Policy

The intense public debate ensuing in the wake of the July 2, 2019 Daily Observer story has claimed the attention of this newspaper. According...