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NEC Receives Notifications for Four By-elections

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The National Elections Commission (NEC) has received notifications from the House of Representatives about vacancies in Bomi, Bong Nimba and Grand Gedeh Counties following...

House to Appear before Supreme Court

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Will it heed to the Supreme Court Order if invited? The House of Representatives—in the same manner as the Liberian Senate—is expressly authorized within the...

Defying Suspension

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Rep Kolubah vows to attend session next Tuesday Montserrado County District #10 Representative Yekeh Kolubah, has vowed to attend the session on Tuesday, April 20,...

House Endorses Printing L$48.733 Billion in New Family of Banknotes

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Following an open appeal from President George M. Weah on Monday, January 25 during the fourth State of the Nation Address to the Joint...

House Votes to Investigate Shortage of Drugs at JFK Hospital

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Members of the House of Representatives have unanimously voted, without any abstention, to mandate its Committee on Health to Investigate the alleged acute shortage...

NEC Seeks US$1.1M to Conduct 3 By-elections

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Finally, the National Elections Commission (NEC) has submitted a total of US$669,173.04 for the two (2) by-elections -- US$359,162.27 to be spent in Grand Gedeh...

Rural Teachers Incentive Fund Sails Through House of Representives

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In an effort to attract qualified and experienced teachers or instructors in the leeward counties and boost the morale of teachers in rural Liberia...

Nimba Lawmaker Wants NCCC Upgraded to University

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The chairman of the House's Education and Public Administration Committee, Rep. Johnson Gwaikolo, has appealed to his colleagues to repeal the status of the Nimba...

NEC Wants US$455K to Hold District By-election in Bong County

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The National Elections Commission (NEC) has submitted a budget of US$455,892.12 to the House of Representatives for approval to conduct a by-election in Electorial...

Lawmakers to Resolve Differences in Supplementary Budget

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The House of Representatives during its  Tuesday, February 23, 2021 session appointed a 7-man Conference Committee  to resolve differences with the Senate in the...

House Approves US$10.5m Supplementary Budget

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Members of the House of Representatives have approved supplementary funding for the Financial Year 2020/2021 worth US$10.5m to enable the government to deliver on...

CBL Wants to Print L$48.733 Billion

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-- L$1,000 banknote to join 7-denomination family of new banknotes The Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, J. Aloysius Tarlue has requested members...

Acting Public Works Minister Suspends Zonal Taskforce Head for ‘Assaulting’ Lawmaker

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 A junior staff at the Ministry of Public  Works, Armadu Bility, was suspended on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 for two weeks after more than...

House Passes $24.3M Supplemental Budget

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The House of Representatives has for the second time approved the Supplemental Budget in the tone of US$24.3 million following a report from the...

House Summons BIVAC 

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The House of Representatives has summoned the Bureau Veritas, Inspection, Valuation, Assessment and Control (BIVAC) under a contempt charge to respond to issues relating...

House Votes to Cancel APM Terminals’ 9.67% Tariff…

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Concession Agreement review pending The Plenary of the House of Representatives has unanimously voted to nullify or halt the unprecedented 9.67% rise in service fees, especially...

Weah Wants Legislature ‘Act Swiftly’ on Printing of L$27.5bn’

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-- And Approve 10 'important bills' After three long months of recess, the House of Representatives and the Senate have returned for their fourth session...

House Judiciary Chair Favors War Crimes Court, Removal of Tenured Posts

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The chairman of the Judiciary Committee of the House of Representatives J. Fonati Koffa, a lawyer by profession, says he is in support of...

Cllr. Gongloe Stands Against Justice Korkpor

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- Says he should not be co-conspirator of constitutional violators The president-elect of the Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA), Cllr. Tiawan Gongloe, says that if...

House in ‘Procedural Error’ for Arrest of Hot Pepper Publisher

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-But will the arrest be made to appear before the Plenary today? Justice Minister and Attorney General Frank Musa Dean has refused an order by...