Lessons to Learn from Africa’s Icon Extraordinary

Liberia must join the people of South Africa and the world in the applause for Africa’s icon extraordinary, who lived  a life of exemplary...

In Loving Memory of Nelson Rolihlahla Madiba Mandela

Once upon a time, a man lived and walked on the earth. He grew up from humble beginnings in a village and reached a...

USAID, LEAD’s Agribusiness Initiative

The United States Agency for International Development, in collaboration with Liberian Entrepreneurial and Asset Development (LEAD), last week launched an agribusiness initiative to assist...

Food Production: the Crux of the Matter in Our Economy

Central Bank Executive Governor Dr. J. Mills Jones took pains in his address to the Liberia Bankers Association (LBA) last Friday to reassure the...

Nelson Mandela: The Past Century’s Greatest Statesman

In the passing of Nelson Mandela, the world—not just South Africa and Africa—has lost the greatest statesman of the past century!Why do we say...

NPA’s 25-year Master Plan: Robertsport an Urgent Priority

Madam Matilda Parker,  National Port Authority (NPA) Managing Director, has unveiled a US$2 billion “Master Plan” for the further development and expansion of the...

Liberian Bankers and the Currency

Monday began Bankers’ Week in Liberia and the Liberia Bankers Association (LBA) president, John Davies, used the occasion to address the future of the...

Making Maximum Use of Arcelor Mittal’s Scholarships

Yesterday’s editorial spoke of the flaws in early iron ore mining concessions agreements in Liberia, notably those of the Liberia Mining Company, LAMCO and...

Recouping the Losses from LAMCO

It has been well over three decades since Sweden, one of Europe’s most industrialized nations, closed its embassy in Monrovia.  What led to this...

The Challenge of Fixing Our Educational System

The Minister of Education, Etmonia David Tarpeh, in her speech at the 37th session of the  UNESCO General Conference held in Paris, France a...