Legislature Again Demands Financial Autonomy, Though Incapable of Efficiently Managing One...

As soon as the 52nd Legislature took office on January 16, 2006 they smelled money before they even thought—perhaps never did—about why they were...

A Dangerous Development Which Must Be Checked With Great Urgency

The reported violent attack by thugs on peaceful children attending a party hosted by Representative Yekeh Kolubah, is a dangerous development which must be...

Addressing Structural Violence Against Liberian Women Including FGM is an Exigency.

The river holds a special place in traditional Liberian society. Why? It is because the river provides sustenance in the form of fish and...

To Be or Not To Be: Can President Weah Maintain Dorbor...

Can President George Weah maintain James Dorbor Jallah as head of the PPCC is a haunting question strongly akin to that of  Shakespeare’s in...

Simple Logic & The Law: Time for the President’s Job to...

Time ran out on Oppong before he could start focusing his full attention on the challenging job he asked to be elect for: to...

The Code of Conduct: Oh History! Have They So Soon...

We believe many people have seen or heard of the letter written by Albert Porte, the veteran writer and constitutional analyst, to Head of...

Ebola

Borrowing for Development: The Billion-dollar Questions

By Abdoulaye W. Dukulé Current debate in Liberia is centered on two loans that the infant administration of President George M. Weah has entered with...

What Did Rep. Forh Really Expect?

There is a fundamental principle in law that states: “When you come to equity, you must come with clean hands.” Yet, Edward Forh, Representative for...

Building Integrity Is Tantamount to Building the Nation

INTEGRITY is a word that makes an individual to be viewed in a positive way. Cambridge Dictionary gives us this meaning: Moral soundness; honesty; freedom from...

A Hopeless Unification Day – Part II

By Martin K. N. Kollie Touring Red Light, a commercial suburb outside Monrovia, was a painful experience for me on Unification Day. Even on the...

I Humbly Salute Them in their Graves

By F. Shelton Gonkerwon On tomorrow March 13, 2019 which is declared National Decoration Day tears and fresh memories of sorrow will certainly be ushering...

ExxonMobil, Chevron Join NOCAL, Other Corporate Donors in Ebola Fight

Just Tuesday we commended the National Oil Company (NOCAL), which we described as “the new kid on the block in Liberia’s corporate environment,” for...

AN OPEN LETTER TO LIBERIA

 Dear Motherland:Greetings! This is a letter from my heart to yours; and I beg you to read it carefully and thoroughly before making up...

Resolving the Issue of Dual Citizenship in Liberia

For the last decade, I have practiced primarily United States Immigration and Nationality Law.  I have read and analyzed the 1973 Aliens and Nationality...

Grand Cape Mount’s New Ore Discovery: God Means It for Good,...

 A top commentator on the Daily Observer web site, Ansu  Dualu, after reading last Wednesday’s banner headline on the new Iron Ore Discovery  in...