LNP Raid on ‘Illegal Miners’ in Handii Causes Fear

-- Sekou Damate Conneh, others, floating dredges on St. Paul River without valid mining license Residents of Marwah Town in Fuamah District in Bong County,...

Gov’t Warns Opposition Leaders Against June 7 Protest

The government has warned planners of the pending June 7 'peaceful protest' to abandon to their quest or else made to face the consequence...

Foya, Kolahun Districts, Suffer Acute Water Shortage

Foya, Kolahun residents search for water in old, abandoned wells Widespread and acute water shortages continue to affect the densely populated districts of Foya and...

5 Sent to Court for ‘Killing’ Theo Weeks’ Mother

The Liberia National Police (LNP) has forwarded to court five suspects for their alleged connection to the brutal murder of Madam Lydia Lewis Weeks,...

MYS Lauds Messengers of Peace for Youth Empowerment

-As MOP awards 5th winner of Youth Peace Dialogue Writing Competition The Deputy Youth and Sports (MYS) Minister for Youth Empowerment, Isaac Doe, has lauded...

US$300K for PUL’s Headquarters “Not Forthcoming”

-PUL President Coffey The President of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), Charles Coffey on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, said there is no assurance that...

Defying Odds, Pres. Weah, Rep. Kolubah Meet

…calm public fears of outbreak of violence Despite an earlier pronouncement by Minister of State for Presidential Affairs that Montserrado County District #10 Representative, Yekeh...

PACA Calls for Agnes Reeves-Taylor’s Release

-Says her rights are being violated A pro-democracy group, Patriotic Consciousness Association of Liberia (PACA) has called on the government and its British counterpart to...

Former Representative Candidate Wants June 7 “Peaceful Protest” End with Dialogue

A former representative candidate of Montserrado District #13 has called on the government of Liberia to seek peaceful ways to resolve the upcoming June...

“Ex-Rebel Generals’ Proximity to State Power Is Dangerous”

--2 lawmakers condemn 72-hour ultimatum to Rep. Kolubah The emergence of the ex-rebel fighters on the political theatre in recent days, has continued to receive...

ECOWAS Envoy: ‘Security Meeting on Liberia’ False

ECOWAS Ambassador to Liberia, Babatunde Ajisomo, has termed as complete “falsehood,” reports suggesting that the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was due...

“Rape Cases Nearly Doubling Each Year” Says IRC-Liberia Director

-One out of 3 girls experience rape, SGBV  Mrs. Faith Akovi Cooper, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Country Director, said it is discouraging to note that,...

NDMA Assessment Team Visits Flood-prone Areas in Margibi District #1

Ahead of the heavy down pour in the country, an assessment team from the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has paid a courtesy visit...

Ex-Rebel Generals Storm Temple of Justice

… Send onlookers scurrying for safety Normal court activities at the Temple of Justice on Thursday, April 18, 2019, came to a temporary halt when...

War Crimes Court Campaigners Fear Return of Liberia’s Dark Days

Fear has gripped the city of Monrovia since the pronouncement by ex-Generals of defunct warring factions at an organized press conference warning that should...

Child Rights Activist Pushes for Murder Charge in Blessing’s Death

The chairperson of the National Children and Youth Advisory Board (NCYAB) of the Defense for Children International-Liberia (DCI) has described the recent death of...

Forestry Funds Spur Development in Lofa

As residents celebrate benefits of forest resources Residents of several towns in Salayea District, Lofa County, were seen in wild celebration last week as major...

UNESCO Regional Director Rallies Gov’t to Ratify the UN Agency 1970...

The head of the UNESCO Multisectoral Regional Office in Abuja, Nigeria, has called on the Liberian government to see reason and ratify the UNESCO...

Kolubah’s Supporters Barricade His Home

In anticipation of his arrest as threatened Supporters of the controversial Montserrado County District #10 Representative, Yekeh Kolubah, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, barricaded his...

Transport Ministry Official in Court for “Murder”

Oliver P. Dillon, the Coordinator for Decentralization at the Ministry of Transport (MOT) accused of stabbing his victim, Emmanuel Koffa twice in his left...