Convicted Wife Killer, Gets Life Imprisonment

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A 36-year-old man, Cyrus K. Paye, who wasted gasoline on his fiancée Etta Paye and set her ablaze, resulting to her death at the...

Builder Electrocuted by LEC High-Tension Wires

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Eyewitnesses say this is the third such incident at the identical building On Tuesday morning in the Zazay Community, Paynesville, Moses Mulbah least expected to...

Mother of 11-Yr. Old Rape Victim Goes on ‘Hunger Strike’

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The mother of an 11 year old girl, who was reportedly raped and killed about nine months ago, has resolved to go on a...

Man, 60, Arrested for Offering Friends “Urine Liquor”

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Community Watch Forum members, who are helping local authorities in rural communities, over the weekend arrested a man believed to be in his 60s...

Woman, 19, Admits to Throwing Child in River

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Police assigned in Duo Town, Zahn Chiefdom, Nimba County have arrested a 19 year woman for allegedly throwing her one year old daughter in...

Bong Teacher Gets 40-Year Sentence

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Judge: "No amount of jealousy warrants the killing of a person you claimed you love." The 9th Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga, Bong County, has...

Fatal Robbery Sparks Mob Attack on Zogos in Paynesville

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Man robbed for phone and stabbed to death on his way to church Violent clashes erupted in the Pottery Market community of Red-light, Paynesville City...

Man ‘Kills Friend’ in Ganta for L$100

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A man believed to be in his 20s is held in Ganta for allegedly killing his friend following a dispute over L$100 (one hundred...

Traditional Chiefs, Elders Ban Poro, Sande Activities

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Traditional leaders across Liberia have temporarily banned all Poro and Sande societies until otherwise ordered. The Sande (for women) and Poro (for men) societies are the trusted custodians...

Eminent Clan Chief Dies of ‘Snake Bite’ in Nimba

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One of the long-serving clan chiefs in Nimba County has reportedly died from a snake bite, an incident which residents said occurred right in...

Attempted Suicide ‘for Hardship’ Gets Man, 26, in More Trouble

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A man believed to be about 26 year of age reportedly attempted committing suicide due to the unbearable hardship, the Daily Observer has gathered....

“Ancestors Mandated Me to Petition Rep. Moye for Senate”

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...Former Rep. Mulbah While Representative Prince Moye is yet to break silence on whether or not he will contest the 2020 senatorial election, political dramas...

Missing Child Found Dead “With Parts Extracted”

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By Rita Lablah (Intern) Ma Ruth, a one-year, eleven-month old child, who reportedly went missing on April 19, 2019 in the Neezoe Community, Paynesville, between...

Police Arrest 94 in Connection to Ganta Mob Violence

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Police in Nimba County with backing from officers of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) said they have arrested at least 94 people suspected of...

2 ‘Witchcraft’ Suspects Mobbed to Death in Ganta

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1 critically injured Commercial activities in Ganta City, Nimba County came to a standstill on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, when some angry residents reportedly attacked...

Country Devil ‘Swallows’ Immigration Officer

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A 'country devil' that is reportedly controlling the forests of Gbarpolu County with parallel authority to the Government of Liberia, has reportedly 'swallowed' (abducted)...

‘New’ Witchcraft Activity Surfaces in Nimba

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Another alarming witchcraft activity, referred to as “Red Cloths," has surfaced in Nimba County, creating fear among the residents. According to a Daily Observer probe,...

Chief Barlon Wants Reintroduction of Sassywood

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Says statutory laws not adequate to prosecute cases of alleged witchcraft. The head of the traditional council of chiefs in Nimba County, Paramount Chief Peter...

PSU Officer Found Dead by ‘Suicide’

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A 49-year-old Police Support Unit (PSU) officer, identified as Briggford Cummings, reportedly committed suicide at his Red-Hill residence around the Omega Tower community on...

2 Women Arrested at RIA with 8.1 Kg of Heroin

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Acting on a tip off by informants, officers of the Liberia National Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) over the weekend arrested two women at the...