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Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
U.S. Embassy Official Nudges Graduates To Believe In Self
he Economics Officer at the US Embassy here, Lilieth Whyte, has told graduates of the ‘Be The Change Academy’ Entrepreneurship Training and J ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Cadet Collins Departs for US West Point Military Academy
A young Liberian, Cadet Scott Amos Collins, has departed Liberia for the prestigious West Point Military Academy in the United States of America. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
‘Mental Disorder A Problem Globally, But Grave In Liberia’ - Macualey
The Chairman of the Liberia Chapter of the West African College of Physicians. Dr. Rose Jallah Macualey, says mental disorder is a global problem ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Defense Ministry Differs With Brumskine Over ‘Zogos’ Recruitment
The Defense Ministry says its attention has been drawn to the Thursday, June 22, edition of the New Democrat Newspaper under the banner headline ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
GoL, LADA Hold Awareness On Food Safety Standards, Law
The Government of Liberia (GOL) and the Liberia Agro-Business Development Activities (LADA) have held an event aimed at creating awareness among ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Liberia Turns Over ECOWAS Ambassadorial Post To Togo
Liberian Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof. Al-Hassan Conteh, has turned over the Chairmanship of ECOWAS Permanent Representati ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Madagascar On 57th Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to her colleague, the President of the Republic of Madagascar, Mr. Hery Rajaon ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Liberia Cheers Mozambique On 42nd Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to her colleague, the President of the Republic of Mozambique, Mr. Armando Gueb ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Climaxes Nationwide Tour In Bong
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has concluded her visit to Bong County on the final leg of her nationwide tour. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Closes Bong College Till September
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has ordered the temporary closure of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) until September this year. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2017
GoL, TIDFORE Of Hong Kong Sign Steel....
The Government of Liberia and TIDFORE (Hong Kong) Investment (LICEMCO) have signed an agreement to establish a steel plant in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
LEC Holds Community Engagements Against Power Theft
The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has renewed its warning to individuals engaged in power theft to desist, as it was costing government i ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
Cuttington University Promises To Sustain EHELD Projects
The Administration of the Cuttington University has assured the Excellence in Higher Education for Liberian Development (EHELD) of its commitment ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
Justice Banks Decline To Issue Prohibition Against Korkoyah
Supreme Court Justice-in-Chamber Philip A. Z. Banks Thursday declined to grant the writ of prohibition requested by Dr. Togba Nah Tipoteh against ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
VP Boakai Assures LACC Of Support To Tackle Graft
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has assured the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) of his unreserved commitment to tackle the scourge of c ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Luxembourg On ‘National Day'
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to His Royal Highness, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, on that country’s Nati ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
ECOWAS Envoys Congratulate Pres. Sirleaf
The Dean of ECOWAS Ambassadors and Heads of Mission Accredited to Senegal, General Edouard Tiape Kassarate, has congratulated President Ellen Joh ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
Friday Is ‘National Public Service Day’; A ‘Working Holiday’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Friday, June 23, as “National Public Service Day”, which is to be observed throu ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 23, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Several Projects....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is in Bong County to appreciate citizens of the county for their support to her administration and helping to mai ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
Police, Hunters In Hot Pursuit Of Murder Suspect In Bong
Traditional hunters in Zota District, Bong County backed by members of the Liberia National Police have intensified their search for Moses Porkpa ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
Trial Stalled Due To Poor Documentation
The trial of some Liberians indicted by the Grand Jury of Montserrado County for alleged car theft stalled Tuesday due to the failure of state pr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
AFL Captain Completes Top Military Training In Nigeria
Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) Captain Stephen T. Tarplah has completed a 21-week intensive training in Kaduna, the Federal Republic of Nigeria. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
Bassa Maternal, Newborn Health Confab Says ‘No To Home Delivery’
Stakeholders at a two-day Maternal and Newborn Health Conference in Grand Bassa County have pledged to collectively intensify their efforts to ad ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
KOICA Donates Oxygen Machine To JFD Hospital
The Jackson Fiah Doe Memorial Regional Referral Hospital located in Tappita City, Nimba County has benefited from a donation of an Oxygen Genera ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
High-level RUFORUM Delegation.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a high-level delegation from the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (R ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 21, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Arrives Bong CountyOn Nationwide Tour
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Tuesday arrived in Bong County in continuation of a nationwide tour that has taken her to most parts of the count ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
MALHOK Official Vows To Promote Maternal Health In Bong
The Executive Director of the MALHOK Foundation says his organization will work robustly with the government and partners in the fight against ma ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
FIND Calls For Probe Into Voter Roll “Irregularity”
The National Program Officer of the Foundation for International Dignity (FIND), Aaron Juakollie, is calling for an investigation to establish t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
EU Celebrates ‘Day Of The African Child’ With 'Legends of Liberia'
The European Union Delegation in Liberia joined the word in observing the International Day of the African Child at Mary Help of Christians Cath ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Cummings Foundation Donates To Six Hospitals
The Cummings Africa Foundation (CAF) in collaboration with the Liberia Coca-Cola Bottling Company and Med Share has begun the distribution of ass ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Sengbeh Shares ‘Education Mess’ Among Gov’t, Schools, Parents
Former Press Union of Liberia (PUL) Secretary General, D. Keihenneh Sengbeh, has said that the “mess” in Liberia’s education system cannot ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Bong CHO Appeals To Aggrieved Africare Health Workers
Bong County Health Officer (CHO), Dr. Gabriel Logan is appealing to health workers at Africare-sponsored health facilities in the County to exerc ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Gov’t Provides US$500k For West Point Victims’ Housing - Official
The Managing Director of the National Housing Authority (NHA), Prince Wreh, says the Government of Liberia has made available US$500,000 to the N ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Judge Kontoe Harps On Pre-Trial Conference
The Presiding Judge of the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court of Montserrado County, Boima Kontoe, has described pre-trial conference as a docket contr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Controversial Residency Clause Ensnares Presidential Aspirants
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has dropped a bombshell that may entrap aspirants running for to be President or Vice President of Liberi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Attends Funeral.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf joined family members, former and current officers of the Special Security Service (SSS), now Executive Protectio ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Liberian Gov’t Issues Exequatur To Columbia’s Honorary Consul General
The acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, on behalf of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara, has presented an exeq ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Germany On Death Of Ex-Chancellor Kohl
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a Message of Condolence to her German counterpart, Frank-Walter Steinmiere, President of the Federal Rep ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 20, 2017
Tuesday Is ‘World Refugee Day’ And Working Holiday – Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Tuesday, June 20, as "World Refugee Day" and is to be observed throughout the countr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
"Don’t Neglect Agriculture," CARI DG Urges Compatriots
The Director General of the Central Agricultural Research Institute (CARI) has challenged Liberians to take agriculture seriously to enhance the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Voter Exhibition Only To Rectify Errors During Voter Registration – NEC
National Elections Commission (NEC) Chairman Jerome Korkoya has clarified that the exhibition of the provisional voter registration roll is inten ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Ex-Superintendent Files US$26k Action of Debt Against LNP
The former Superintendent of Sinoe County, Thomas Romeo Quioh, has sued the Liberia National Police for US$26,000 allegedly owed him in rental ar ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Man Gets 3 Years For Stabbing Police Officer In Kakata
For stabbing Police Officer Nathan G. Marshall in his stomach, Abraham Zero, a resident of Camp #1 in Harbel, Firestone has been sentenced to thr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Parties Hold Primaries In Zwedru
Registered political parties have been holding primaries in Grand Gedeh County in line with the National Election Commission (NEC) guidelines. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
National Media Council Begins Work
The National Media Council of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) Thursday kicked off hearings into complaints of ethical transgression with the Off ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
UNMIL Donates Office Equipment To Judiciary
The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Thursday donated a consignment of office equipment to the Judicial Inquiry Commission of the Judici ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Senator Cooper Wants Lawmakers Pay.....
Margibi County Senator Oscar Cooper wants the monthly salaries of all 103 members of the National Legislature reduced to US$3,333 each, saving ab ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Makes New Appointments In Gov’t
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made new appointments in government affecting the Ministries of Agriculture, Foreign and Internal Affairs, Fo ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
ECOWAS Directs Commission To Reflect On Morocco’s Membership Request
The 51st Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has directed the ECOWAS Commission to further reflect on the i ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
ECOWAS Unhappy With Sub-Regional Economic Slowdown
The ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government says it has noted that West Africa was severely affected by the slowdown in the continent ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
ECOWAS Commends Political Parties, UNMIL
The ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has commended Liberian political parties for their support towards ensuring a violence free ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2017
ECOWAS Downsizes Commission; Vouches For Peace, Security, Stability
The 51st Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has approved the recommendation for a reduction in the size of ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Greening African Cities; The Liberian Perspective
Greening African Cities is one of several ways in which issues of climate change can be effectively addressed. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Three Armed Robbers Sentenced In Kakata
The 13th Judicial Circuit Court in Margibi County has sentenced Samuel Davis, Alex Yarkpawolo and Abraham Doe to 10 and five years in jail respec ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Cow Farm Shooting Victims Appeal For Aid
Victims of the recent shooting incident in Cow Farm, Zota District in Bong County are appealing to the government for assistance. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Defense Ministry Clarifies Wainsue Town Incident; Launches Probe
The Ministry of National Defense (MoD) has clarified recent media reports on the altercation between personnel of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AF ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
MINDS Nudges African Youths To Promote Democracy
The Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS), has ended a four-day training for African youth in Kigali, Rwanda, with a call for partici ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
ALP Ends Primaries In Bong
The All Liberian Party (ALP) has concluded its legislative primaries in Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Bong College Shutdown Amidst Student Protest
In the wake of the ongoing student protest at the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) in Gbarnga, the administration of the college has indefini ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Foreign Ministry Clarifies Kennedy’s Misleading Letter To Media
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it has read with dismay and shock, a letter to several editors in the local dailies, The Analyst, New Democr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Rep. Bartekwa Re-Echoes Mutilated....
Grand Kru County Representative Numene Bartekwa has re-echoed his call for the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) to give reasons why there still exis ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
“Gov’t Exerting Efforts To Improve Food, Nutrition Security”- Official
An official of the Ministry of Agriculture, Mrs. Deroe Weeks, has said the Government of Liberia is exerting every effort to improve food securit ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
House Concurs With Senate On Act Creating Office Of Ombudsman
Barely a week after the Liberian Senate voted to approve an Act setting up the operational framework of "The Office of the Ombudsman," the House ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Commends Russia On ‘National Day’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to the President of the Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin, on that country ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 15, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Declares Assets, Liabilities, Income Tax Returns
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has released her Declarations of Assets and Liabilities, which are in the custody of the Liberia Anti-Corruption ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Ivorian Gov’t Withdraws Controversial Press Bill After Media Protest
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) and its national partner organisations sections of which sought to criminalise speech. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
UNFPA Liberia Loses Executive Director
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Liberia County Office has opened a Book of Condolence at its office in Monrovia in memory of its late ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Minor, Mother Electrocuted In Matadi Community
A minor and his mother have been electrocuted in the Matadi Community following heavy downpour of rain. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Chinese Center Launches Support For Kpatawee Farmers
The China-Liberia Agriculture Cooperation Project Team (CLATCPT) based at the China-aided Agricultural Technology Demonstration Center in Suakoko ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Rep. Waylee Withdraws Charges Against Rights Activist
For lack of evidence to substantiate his lawsuit, Grand Gedeh County Representative Morais Wayee has withdrawn the criminal coercion charge he fi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Grand Bassa Health Districts Meet On Maternal, New Born Health
Over 150 delegates from across Grand Bassa County’s eight health districts are expected to assemble in the Port City of Buchanan on June 13-14 ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Liberia Commends Portugal On ‘National Day’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended Portugal on its National Day observed on Saturday, June 10. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Legislature To Uphold Liberian People’s Agenda
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has admonished members of the National Legislature to facilitate the work and agenda of the Liberian people. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 11, 2017
EU Confident In NEC, Welcomes Ganta, Farmington Declarations
The European Union (EU) has expressed confidence in the National Elections Commission’s capacity and welcomed the Ganta and Farmington River De ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Netanyahu Reaffirms Israel, Africa Ties
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said “Israel is coming back to Africa and Africa is coming back to Israel,” in an effort to rec ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
MRU Countries Launch Power Project
The Mano River Union (MRU) countries of Liberia, Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire and Sierra Leone have launched an interconnection project to begin the p ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Legislature Starts 2017/18 Budget Hearings, Assures Timely Passage
Hearing into the revenue component of the 2017-2018 fiscal budget has begun at the National Legislature, with the chairman of the Joint Legislati ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
UN SG Guterres Urges World To Nurture Healthy Environment
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has pointed out that in the absence of a healthy environment the world cannot end poverty or bu ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Wants ECOWAS Nations Diversify Economies
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said ECOWAS countries must diversify their economies and invest in small transformative industries if the reg ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Agric, Infrastructure Key To Vision 2030 - Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on ECOWAS member states to direct their capital and human resources in the areas of agriculture and in ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf To Launch High Level Panel On Migration
A High-level Panel on International Migration in Africa will be launched on Tuesday, June 6, in Monrovia to push migration issues to the top of p ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Upbeat About Liberia’s Role In ECOWAS
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the hosting of the 51st Ordinary Summit of ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government by Liberia ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 06, 2017
‘ECOWAS In Full Evolution,’ Says New Chair Gnassingbe
Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe has been elected the new Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State of Government. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
PUL Extends Date Of Annual Award
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has extended the date for its 2017 Excellence Awards to June 16. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
LNP Probing 7 Over Death Of Man In Nimba
Officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP) assigned in Nimba County have arrested seven men in connection with the death of a man identified a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Journalists’ Role Crucial To Development In Africa, Says Chinje
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the African Media Initiative (AMI), Eric Chinje, has pointed out that the future of the continent lies heavi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Ecobank Reassures Customers In Bong
The Management of Ecobank-Liberia says, although it is closing its branch on the Campus of the Cuttington University in Bong County, the Bank is ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
FDA Seeking Partners In Sustainable Forest Management - Official
The Forestry Development Authority (FDA) is seeking partners to ensure sustainable management of the Tai-Grebo-Sapo Forest complex. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Carter Center Begins Peace-building Training In Bong
The Carter Center, a nongovernmental group, has started training for several town chiefs, youths and women from the 13 administrative districts o ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
‘Media Promotes Informed Debate On Development’ -WB Official
The World Bank Country Director for Tanzania, Burundi, Malawi and Somalia, Bella Bird, has observed that the media is a core partner that has hel ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
USAID Launches 2 Projects At Cuttington University
Under its Sustainable High Impact Infrastructure for Education and Agriculture Project (SHINE), the United States Agency for International Develo ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Political Parties Pledge To Uphold Peace In 2017 Polls
Liberia's 22 registered political parties have signed a resolution to uphold the peace before, during and after the October 10 Presidential and L ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Gallant UN Peacekeepers For Role In Liberia
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid tribute to the gallantry of United Nations Peacekeepers in ensuring peace and security in Liberia and fo ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
ECOWAS 78th Council of Ministers Begins Thursday
The two-day Meeting of the 78th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers begins Thursday in lower Margibi County, just outside the Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
ECOWAS Commission Prexy Slates ‘Standing Ovation’ For Ellen
The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Marcel Alain de Souza, has promised to ask the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government to do a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jun 01, 2017
Ellen Challenges Politicians To Maintain Peace, Build On Gains
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged Liberian politicians to maintain the current atmosphere of peace and security, and build on the ga ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
‘Do Not Compromise Code Of Conduct,’ Kaffey
The National Chairman of the Community Watch Forum of Liberia (CWFL), Mr. Isaac Nyenati Kaffey, has called on the Liberian Government not to comp ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
MoA Provides Agro-Inputs For Rice, Cassava Farmers
The President of the National Agro-Inputs Dealers Association says, the government through the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) has provided a consi ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
Agro-Inputs Dealers Hail LADA For Capacity Building
Several agro inputs dealers from Bong, Nimba, Lofa and Montserrado counties are lauding the Liberian Agribusiness Development Activity (LADA) for ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
Carter Center, Stakeholders End Rule Of Law Meeting
The Cater Center has engaged stakeholders in Ganta, Nimba County on the enhancement of rule of law in the county. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
FDA Official Raps On Forest Conservation in Liberia
The Managing Director of the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) has reiterated the Liberian government’s commitment to conserving at least 30 ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
MoPW To Enforce New Axle Limits, Fines July
The Ministry of Public Works (MoPW) has announced that it will begin enforcement of a new regime of allowable axle load limits and fines for 'ove ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
CBL Governor Holds Talks With Banking, Monetary Bodies
The Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL), Milton Weeks, has held separate consultative meetings with officials of the CitiBank, African ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
House Speaker Vows To Maintain Unity.....
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emmanuel Nuquay, has vowed to maintain unity and understanding among members of the House amidst pol ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
ECOWAS Ministerial Ad-Hoc C’ttee Meet On Reform
The ECOWAS Ministerial Ad-Hoc Committee on Institutional Reform on Monday began a two-day meeting at the Farmington Hotel in lower Margibi County ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
VP Boakai Envisages First Round Win In October
Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai says he foresees what is increasingly becoming a potential reality that the Unity Party will close the elect ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
Presidents Sirleaf, Akufo-Addo Hold Talks.....
Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reaffirmed his country’s solidarity and commitment to the Government and people of Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 30, 2017
‘Pray For Liberia,’ Pres. Sirleaf Urges Islamic Community
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has identified with the Islamic Community in Liberia as Liberian Muslims begin Holy month of fast and prayer. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
Liberia’s Postal Administration Owes US$6.4m - Report
The debt burden of Liberia’s postal administration stands at US$ 6,491,631.73 million, the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MoPT) has ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
ECOWAS Launches Program To Combat Fistula In Sub-region
The Commissioner for Social Affairs and Gender of the ECOWAS Gender Development Center (EGDC) has launched an ambitious program to combat obstetr ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
‘Liberia-Cameroon Ties At New Height’ - Shoniyin
Deputy Foreign Minister B. Elias Shoniyin says since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Liberia and Cameroon in the 1960s, ties be ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
ECOWAS Prexy Urges Member States To Ensure Wellbeing Of Citizens
The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Marcel Alain de Souza, has challenged ECOWAS members states to redouble their efforts towards the enhance ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
AFC Pledges Support To ECOWAS Commission
The Chairman of the Twenty- First Meeting of the Administration and Finance Committee (AFC) of ECOWAS, Mr. Benedict Roberts, has pledged the Comm ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
FM Kamara Opines 54th Anniversary Of Africa Day ‘Important Milestone’
Foreign Minister Marjon Kamara has said the observance of the 54th anniversary of “Africa Day” was an “important milestone” which the con ...more
Date Uploaded: May 27, 2017
Boakai Gets Another Endorsement From 31 Representatives
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has received another massive endorsement by 31 members of the House of Representatives, ahead of the October 2017 ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
‘Decentralizatio One Of Biggest Legacies Of Gov’t’ - Official
Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf has described the decentralization program as one of the biggest legacies of the Ellen Johnson Si ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Tulay Vows To Ensure Independent LWSC County Sub-Stations
The Managing Director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC), N. Hun-Bu Tulay, has promised to ensure that all county stations of the ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Supreme Court To Hear Argument in Sable Mining Case Friday
The Supreme Court of Liberia will begin hearing argument in the petition for the Writ of Certiorari filed against Judge Yamie Q. Gbeisay, assigne ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
LWSC Boss Hails AfDB For US$8.3m To Rehabilitate Water Plant
The Managing Director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC), N. Hun-Bu Tulay, has hailed the African Development Bank (AfDB) for maki ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
AU Envoy Presents Accreditation To FM Kamara
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara has received the Letters of Accreditation from the new Head of the African Union Liaison Office in Liberia, Mr. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Gov’t Promises To Continue Robust Fight Against Fistula
The Liberian Government has promised to robustly continue the fight against Fistula in the country. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Implores Babson College....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has implored graduates of Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, the United States of America to embrace hig ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Declares May 25 ‘Africa Day’, Working Holiday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Thursday, May 25, as “Africa Day”, to be observed throughout the country as a ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
Ghanaian Leader Akofo-Addo Arrives Liberia Friday
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo arrives in the country Friday on a two-day official visit. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 25, 2017
‘Hosting ECOWAS Summit Great Victory For Liberia’ - Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described the hosting of ECOWAS 51st Ordinary Summit of the Authority of Heads of State and Government in mor ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
GC Recommends Absentee Balloting
The Governance Commission (GC) has called for the inclusion of provisions in the elections law for absentee voting and the establishment of polli ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
Liberian Red Cross Volunteer Gets Top Int’l Award
A volunteer staff of the Liberia National Red Cross Society, Mrs. Roselyn Nugba Ballah, has been awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
Health Official Calls For More Cash To Train Midwives
Grand Kru County Health Officer (CHO) has emphasized that providing adequate support to the only midwifery training program in southeastern Liber ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
Health Official Calls For More Cash To Train Midwives
Grand Kru County Health Officer (CHO) has emphasized that providing adequate support to the only midwifery training program in southeastern Liber ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
African Envoys In Abuja Identify With School Of The Blind
The African Ambassadors Group in Nigeria has donated several learning materials and equipment to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) School For T ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
MoPT Wants Budget Upped To Enhance Service Delivery
The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MoPT) has called for increased budgetary support to ensure effective service delivery and revenue g ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
LEGIT, Partner Train Stakeholders In Data, Mapping Methods
USAID-sponsored Local Empowerment for Government Inclusion and Transparency (LEGIT) in collaboration with Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) i ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
First National Dialogue On Social Protection Kicks Off
Deputy Gender Minister for Children and Social Protection, Lydia-Mai Sherman, has termed social protection as a right and not a privilege as perc ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
GOL Refutes EFJ’s Position On Executive Order 84
The Government of Liberia has termed as inaccurate the interpretation of Executive Order 84 by the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), in whi ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
Gov’t Allots US$19.8m For 2017 Elections
The Government of Liberia has appropriated in the fiscal year 2017/2018 national budget US$19.8 million for the conduct of the 2017 Presidential ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
House Committee To Review US$526.5m Draft Nat’l Budget
The 2017-18 Draft National Budget in the amount of US$526.5 million has been received by the Plenary of the House of Representatives and forwarde ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Submits Gov't, Musons Group Accord To Legislature
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the National Legislature for ratification, an Investment Incentive Agreement worth over US$70 mi ...more
Date Uploaded: May 24, 2017
ECOWAS Heads Of State Summit Convenes June 4 In Monrovia
Liberia will host four mid-year statutory meetings of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) beginning Thursday, May 25, and clim ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
‘A Strong Civil Service Reduces Poverty’ – Swedish Diplomat
A Swedish diplomat has said that her country believes that a strengthened civil service has an important role in Liberia’s effort to reduce pov ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
ILO Vows To Protect Liberian Workers
The Head of the International Labour Organization (ILO) for English-speaking West African States, Dennis Zulu, has promised that his institution ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Over 31,000 Sitting Senior High WAEC Test Across Liberia
About 31,297 senior high school students from 588 schools across the country Monday started writing the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
AFL Apologizes For Soldiers' Brutality Against Bong Citizens
The Executive Officer of the 23rd Infantry Brigade of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) in Bong County, Captain Francis Gbodi, has apologized to ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Miss Liberia Wokie Dolo Off To Uganda For Mega Charity
Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo, is in Uganda upon the invitation of Miss Uganda, Nakitende Irene, to participate in charitable works. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Int’l Partners Nudge Political Parties To Help Prepare National Forum
A tripartite body, comprising two African and one global partners, is calling on political parties and stakeholders to support an initiative to h ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Justice Minister Cautions Media Against Hate Message
Justice Minister Frederick Cherue is calling on the media to at all time be ambassadors of peace and not to spread hate messages through their me ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Chinese Agric Center Launches Support For Local Farmers
The China-Liberia Agriculture Technology Demonstration Center in Suakoko District, Bong County has begun a partnership with local farmers in Kpat ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Min. Nagbe Opts For Digital Migration
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has said the world cannot experience reliable, effective, and productive digital television system, which ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
Executive Mansion Renovation Audit Report Under Internal Probe
The Executive Mansion is cognizant of the General Auditing Commission (GAC) Report regarding the renovation of its building. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 23, 2017
ECOWAS Envoys Hail Pres. Sirleaf Over Leadership
Diplomats representing the countries comprising the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have lauded the Liberian leader for her st ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
MoE Announces Local Scholarship Program In Nimba
The Ministry of Education through its Nimba County office has announced a local scholarship program for specified areas of study in the county. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
PUL Suspends LEGISPOL Congress
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has, with immediate effect, suspended all electoral-related activities of the Legislative Press Pool (LEGISPOL) ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Miss Liberia Wokie Dolo Off To Uganda For Mega Charity
Miss Liberia Wokie Dolo is in Uganda upon the invitation of Miss Uganda, Nakitende Irene, to participate in charitable works. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Access To Information Key To Trust - Nah
Carter Center Program Lead for Access to Information, Thomas Doe Nah, has termed access to information as a key tool for the building of trust an ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
LIPA Beats Chest Over Incremental Progress
As the Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) clocks 48 years of existence, the Director General Oblayon Blayon Nyemah has hailed the ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
MoPT Begins e-Liberia Web Portal To Access Govt’s Services
The Ministry of Post and Telecommunications (MoPT) has initiated the e-Liberia Web portal to ensure that services of government are readily acces ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Use Voter Education To Strengthen Citizenship, Reconciliation - GC
The Governance Commission (GC) has recommended the use of voter and civic education to strengthen citizenship and national reconciliation followi ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Man, 32, Kills Brother Over 'Kiss-Meat' Barbeque
The Monrovia City Court has incarcerated at the Monrovia Central Prison a thirty-two year-old man for allegedly killing his younger brother for ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
MoPT Generates Over US$169k In 2016
The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MoPT) generated revenue in the tune of US$169,079.29 in 2016, a report from the ministry has said. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Sen. Kaipay Wants Urgent Steps....
Grand Bassa County Senator Jonathan Kaipay has petitioned the Liberian Senate to embark on a campaign aimed at cataloguing government assets to ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Cherue Nudges Rights Groups To Help Reduce Pre-Trial Detentions
In a bid to reduce pre-trial detainees who have overwhelmed prisons in the country, Justice Minister Frederick Cherue is calling on rights orga ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Judicial Retreat Cardinal To Upholding Values, Says Justice Korkpor
Chief Justice Francis Saye Korkpor has said the ongoing Judicial Retreat is aimed at ensuring that core values such as independence, punctuality, ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Grupee Justifies Endorsement Of VP Boakai
Nimba County Senator Thomas S. Grupee has provided detailed explanation for his recent decision to support the presidential bid of Vice President ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Presents Social Safety Net Agreement To Legislature
A financing agreement on the Social Safety Net Project, signed by the Government of Liberia and the International Development Association, has b ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
Liberia Consoles Guinea Over 24 Killed In Motor Accident
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to Dr. Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, due to the unfortunate ...more
Date Uploaded: May 22, 2017
President Sirleaf Hails Cameroon on 45th National Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended warmest congratulations to the Government and people of the Republic of Cameroon on the occasion mar ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
PSU Officer Detained For ‘Killing’ Man For Cap
A member of the Police Support Unit (PSU) has been detained by the Monrovia City Court for allegedly killing his friend for a baseball cap. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
3 Sign MOU To Support Government’s e-Programs
The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with USAID and Google to provide a Metro Fiber Ring i ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Liberty Party Bong SG Resigns
The Secretary General of the opposition Liberty Party Bong County Chapter, Silas Tokpah, has resigned from the party. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
USAID Official Calls For Joint Support To Feeder Roads Upkeep
The Mission Director of USAID-Liberia, Dr. Anthony Chan, has called for stronger collaboration between the government of Liberia and local author ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Liberia’s Public Health, Human Resource Key To Health Security - Price
U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services has said the public health facilities and human resources Liberia now has and those trained to use t ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Norway on ‘Constitution Day’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Kingdom of Norway on the occasion marki ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Names New Agriculture Minister, Bassa College Board
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Mrs. Seklau Wiles as the new Minister of Agriculture. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
U.S. Health Secretary Meets Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a delegation from the United States Government headed by Secretary of Health and Human Services, Dr. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates New French PM Philippe
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated Mr. Édouard Philippe on his appointment as Prime Minister of the Republic of France. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Submits 25-Year GOL, GLS Agreement To Legislature
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted a 25-year concession agreement signed between the Government of Liberia and the Global Logistics Se ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Ex-Bong Inspector Nudges Liberians To Promote Unification
Former Bong County Inspector William Kollie has urged Liberians to focus on issues that would promote national reconciliation and unification. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
LRA Uncovers More Fake Revenue Instruments
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), through its Customs Compliance and Enforcement Division, has discovered about 20 fake revenue instruments in ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
LRA Gets OSIWA Grant For Tax Awareness, Other Initiatives
The Open Society Initiative of West Africa (OSIWA) has approved a US$498,000 grant to the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) to help bolster the aut ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
NEC Begins Voters Roll Education May 18
The National Elections Commission (NEC) is expected to start a month-long voters roll education exercise on Thursday, May 18, in preparation for ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Politics-ECOWAS-Parliament
The Liberian delegation to the ECOWAS Parliament has outlined series of progress and achievements the country continues to make under the leaders ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
New UNAIDS Country Director Presents Letters To Foreign Minister
Foreign Minister Marjon Kamara has received the Letters of Accreditation of the new UNAIDS Country Director to Liberia, Ms. Miriam Chipimo. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Magistrate Upbeat About NEC Buchanan Seminar
The Senior Magistrate of the National Elections Commission (NEC) Upper Bong County office, Daniel Newland, has described the commission’s recen ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Boakai Yearns For 1st Round Victory In October Poll
Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has called on his supporters to ensure a win in the first round of the October 10 elections. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Bong Citizens Endorse VP Boakai For President
Citizens of Bong County have endorsed Lofa County’s plea for support of their son, Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, for the presidency, vowing ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Liberia Launches Zero Hunger Strategic Review Report
Liberia Tuesday launched its Zero Hunger Strategic Review Report in Monrovia, the capital ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
ECOWAS Chair Urges Ivoirian Mutineers To Protect Civilian Lives
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is also Chair of the Authority of Heads of State of ECOWAS, has condemned the acts of violence bein ...more
Date Uploaded: May 17, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Calls For Investment To End Hunger In Liberia
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has stressed the need for investment in the agriculture sector to end hunger in Liberia ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
NHA Acquires 12.5 Acres Of Land For West Point Erosion Victims
The National Housing Authority (NHA) has purchased 12.5 acres of land estimated at US$40,000 in D. Wiles Town near VOA to construct 54 duplexes ( ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Lack Of Funding Stagnates D. Tweh Erosion Project
The Chairman of the Steering Committee on Sea Erosion in the Municipal Borough of New Kru Town, James Tuma, says the D. Tweh High School “Stop ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
PUL Award C’ttee Vetting Over 50 Entries
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) 2017 Awards Committee has announced the immediate commencement of the vetting of over 50 entries submitted in va ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
88 Cases Inundate Court ‘A’ May Term
The Criminal Court “A” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia has 88 cases on its docket for the May 2017 Term of Court, an official of the cou ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Research Shows Poverty Fuels Limited Access To Food In Liberia
A recent research conducted by the Subah Belleh Associates has revealed that most Liberians have limited access to food as the result of pervasi ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Information Sharing Key To Curbing Money Laundering - Ajisomo
The Representative of ECOWAS President to Liberia, Ambassador Babatunde Ajisomo, has said effective coordination and information sharing and mana ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Envoy Conteh Hails Imo State Governor, Visits Rochas Foundation College
Liberian Ambassador to Nigeria, Prof. Al-Hassan Conteh, has commended the Governor of the State of Imo in Nigeria, Owelle Anayo Rochas Okorocha, ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Judiciary To Hold First-Ever Retreat
The Supreme Court of Liberia says it has finalized plans to hold a three-day retreat for Justices and Judges. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Liberia To Observe ‘Unification Day’ Monday As National Holiday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by proclamation declared Sunday, May 14, as “National Unification Day” to be observed on Monday, May 15, ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
VP Boakai Tops 1st LHC Poll On 2017 Elections
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai is the lead candidate in the first of a series of polls to be conducted by the Liberia Holding Consortium (LHC) ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Boakai Sees UP As ‘Unstoppable’ Come October Elections
In the wake of a huge endorsement of his presidential bid by 19 Senators of the National Legislature, Vice President Joseph Boakai has described ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Intense Lobbying To Endorse VP Boakai Hits Lower House
A new dimension in the politics of Liberia is now coming to the fore, as some members of the House of Representatives are expected to present a p ...more
Date Uploaded: May 15, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Decries Nature Of Money Laundering In West Africa
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the multiple forms of money laundering in the West African sub-region have deprive countries of tens of ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
GIABA Boss Calls For Adequate Support To FIUs
The Director General of the Inter-Governmental Body Against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) is appealing to authorities of ECOWAS States ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Body Of Corporal Ousmane Flown To Voinjama
The remains of the late Corporal Sheriff Ansumana Ousmane, who died in Mali as a result of a rebel attack on UN Forces, has been flown to Voinjam ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Liberian Envoy Notes ‘Progress’ At ECOWAS Parliament
Liberia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Professor Al-Hassan Conteh, says the ECOWAS has recorded progress in achieving its integration goals under the ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Ngafuan Suggests Legal Remedy To Code Of Conduct Brouhaha
Former foreign minister Augustine Ngafuan is challenging those having problem with the Code of Conduct to seek legal remedy to address their conc ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Speaker LO Applauds ECOWAS Leaders For Anti-Terrorism Campaign
ECOWAS Parliament Speaker, Moussa Cisse Lo, has applauded the concerted efforts of ECOWAS leaders for the success recorded in the anti-terrorism ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
VP Boakai Says Ex-Foreign Minister Ngafuan “A Patriot"
Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has described former Foreign Minister Augustine Ngafuan as a ‘patriot’ who respects the rule of law. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Ngafuan Supports VP Boakai’s Presidential Bid
Former Foreign Minister Augustine Kpehe Ngafuan has endorsed the 2017 presidential bid of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai, saying the Vice Pr ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
NEC Puts Elections Bill At US$45 Million
The National Elections Commission (NEC) says It will need US$45 million to conduct the October 2017 Presidential and General Elections. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
VP Boakai Urges Tact, Foresight In Tackling Money Laundering
Liberia’s Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has urged authorities and members of the Intergovernmental Body Against Money Laundering in West ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
19 Senators Endorse VP Boakai For President
Ahead of the General and Presidential Elections in October this year, Vice President Joseph Boakai has received an overwhelming backing from 19 m ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
River Cess Women Gown Ellen
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has thanked the women of River Cess County for gowning her and promised them food-processing equipment to ease th ...more
Date Uploaded: May 12, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Says Funding Arranged For River Cess, Sinoe Road
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reaffirmed government's commitment in paving the road from Buchanan to River Cess County and from River Cess ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Judge Willie Cautions Judges, Magistrates Against ‘Personal Gains’
The Judge of Criminal Courts ‘A’ in Monrovia, Roosevelt Z. Willie, has called on judges, magistrates and lawyers to administer justice freel ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Judges Cardinal To Peace, Says Official
The Director of the Sexual, Gender-Based Violence Crimes Unit (SGBV-CU) at the Ministry of Justice, John Gabriel, has described judges as “a sp ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Bong Court Opens Without Presiding Judge
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga has opened for the May Term of Court in the absence of the assigned judge. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
NPHIL, MOCI Begin Mapping Packaged Drinking Water
The National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) have begun a joint inspection and mappin ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Bong Caucus Chair Hails Local Bar Association
The Chairperson of the Bong County Legislative Caucus, Representative George Mulbah, is lauding the county’s local bar association for weeding ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
MOC Official Calls For Standard Drinking Water
The Director of the National Standards Laboratory at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry has stressed the need for the production of standardiz ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Jhpiengo Chief Nudges Midwives To Remain Focused
The Chief of Party of the Maternal Child Survival Program at Jhpiego, Madam Maron Subah, has challenged midwives in Liberia to remain focused in ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
WB Consults On New Pathways In Liberia
As the Country Partnership Strategy of the World Bank comes to an end this year, the bank has commenced the Systematic Diagnostic Consultations ( ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
GC Wants Elections Results Announcement Days Reduced
The Governance Commission (GC) has called for the reduction of the period between the closing of the polls and the announcement of elections resu ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
River Gee Lawmaker Wants Technical Institute In Fishtown
An Act seeking to establish a vocational and technical institution in Fishtown, River Gee County, has been submitted to the House of Representati ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
NEC Needs ‘Effective System’ To Verify 2017 Voter Rolls - GC
The National Elections Commission (NEC) must address the need for a more effective mechanism to verify the 2017 voter rolls to build confidence i ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
Central Bank Projects 3.2% Growth In 2017
Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor, Milton A. Weeks, has projected a 3.2 percent growth rate in the country’s economy in 2017 as ...more
Date Uploaded: May 10, 2017
GC Calls For Special Court To Fast-Track Election Disputes
The Governance Commission (GC) has recommended the establishment of a special court of intermediate jurisdiction to address electoral disputes. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
EC Vows To strengthen Partnership With Africa
The European Commission and the High Representative/Vice-President have vowed to strengthen strategic partnership with the African Continent in t ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
WINROCK Donates To Labour Ministry
WINROCK/ARCH with support from the United States Department of Labour (USDOL) has presented a consignment of supplies to the Ministry of Labour f ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
GC Urges NEC To Set UP “Situation Rooms,” Enhance Transparency
The Governance Commission (GC) has called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to establish national and county-based “situation rooms” ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Margibi CSC Records Progress In Revenue Generation - Weah
The Information Officer of Margibi County, Darius Weah, has disclosed that the Margibi County Services Center (CSC) is making significant progres ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Bong Citizen Donates To C.B Dunbar Hospital
The Charles Burgess Dunbar Maternity Hospital in Gbarnga, Bong County has received an assortment of medical supplies from a citizen of the county ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
CARE Wants Measures To Tackle Climate Change
CARE, a leading international organization fighting global poverty and delivering lifesaving assistance, wants governments at UN climate talks to ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Judges Urged to Set Example, Live.....
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Jamesetta H. Wolokolie, has challenged judges and justice actors to fashion their lives in ways that spea ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Power Company Disconnects Over 100 Customers In Nimba
Authorities of the Jungle Energy Power (JEP), a private company managing the Nimba grid of the West Africa Power Project (WAPP), has begun disco ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Health Ministry Says Recent Deaths In Sinoe Caused By Meningitis
Liberia's ministry of health has attributed the recent deaths in southeastern Sinoe County to an outbreak of meningitis. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Liberia Seeking Investment In Agriculture - Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the Liberian Government is seeking investors interested in the agriculture sector value chain. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Hails EU On 67th Anniversary Of ‘Schuman Declaration’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the European Union (EU) on the 67th Anniversary of the historic ‘Schum ...more
Date Uploaded: May 09, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates France President-elect Macron
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has, on behalf of the Liberian Government and people, and in her own name, sent a congratulatory message to Mr. E ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Rain Storm Destroys 35 Buildings In Bong
A violent rainstorm has destroyed over three dozens houses in Garyea Town, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
World Bank Ends One-Day Consultation In Ganta
A one-day Country Diagnostic Consultation aimed at solidifying a partnership framework between the World Bank Group (WBG) and Liberia for the ne ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
LNBA Honors 3Judges, 2 Counsellors For Hard Work
The Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA) has honored three Judges and two counsellors as “the most Senior Counsellors-at-Law for the legal s ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Justice, Security Actors Hail FIND
Justice and security sector actors in Bong County have praised the Foundation for International Dignity (FIN D) for its continued support to the ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Narcotic Drug Dealer Arrested With Over L$57k Drugs
The Liberia National Police (LNP) says it has arrested and detained Hawa Massaquoi for being in possession of narcotic substances valued over L$ ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
AFL Suffers Blow In Mali: One Dead, Three Critical
The Ministry of National Defense (MOD) says an attack on its peacekeepers in Mali has resulted to the death of Corporal Sheriff Ousma and three s ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
ULAA Wants Code Of Conduct Upheld, Respected
The Union of Liberian Associations in the Americas (ULAA) has affirmed its fullest support for the much-debated Code of Conduct, terming it as on ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
‘Judiciary, Media are friends,’ Says Justice Korkpor
Chief Justice Francis Saye Korkpor has described the relationship between the judiciary and media as friendly, but challenged journalists to repo ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
U.S. Embassy Officials Meeting Presidential Aspirants
Officials of the United States Embassy near Monrovia have begun holding private discussions with presidential aspirants of political parties who ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Outgoing Liberian Envoy Receives Qatari “Wajba Medal”
Liberia’s outgoing Ambassador to the State of Qatar, Mr. Ibrahim K. Nyei, has received the Wajba Medal, one of Qatar’s prestigious medals, fr ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Liberia, Myanmar Establish Diplomatic Ties
The Governments of Liberia and the Union of Myanmar have established diplomatic relations. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Submits US$29.3m Loan Agreement To Legislature
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the National Legislature a US$29.3 million loan agreement signed between the Government of Liber ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
LCCC Hails Pres. Sirleaf For Decentralizing College Education
The administration and students of the Lofa County Community College (LCCC) have commended President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for decentralizing edu ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Gbarnga-Mendikoma Highway Kicks Off.....
The Liberian leader Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has pledged her government's continued support to the people of Lofa County towards addressing the issu ...more
Date Uploaded: May 08, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Several Development...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated several development projects in Lofa County as part of a tour of the county. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Skin Disease Outbreak At Kakata Prison
Authorities at the Kakata Central Prison in Margibi County say there is an outbreak of a skin disease among inmates that is causing health proble ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
LDEA Nabs 4 In Drug Bust
The Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency (LDEA) detachment in Margibi County has arrested four persons in connection with drug trafficking, prescripti ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
GC Suggests Increase In Party Base Membership
The Governance Commission (GC) has called for an increase from the original base membership of 500 qualified voters and the number of counties in ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Female Journalists To Construct US$300k HQ
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia (FeJAL) has entered into a three-year Memorandum of Understanding with the Society of Women Enginee ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
GC Calls For National Biometric Registry
The Governance Commission (GC) has called for the creation of a national biometric registry with special features that can generate identificatio ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Remove Names Of Dead, Ineligible Persons From Voter Roll, Says GC
The Governance Commission (GC) has stressed the need for the National Elections Commission (NEC) to address the challenge of removing from the vo ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Shortage Of Experts In Health Sector Worries House
The leadership of the House of Representatives is expected to hold series of discussions with authorities of the Ministry of Health (MOH) aimed a ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
VP Boakai Wants Africans Find Answers To Economic Problems Within
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has called on Africans to look within the continent for answers to the economic questions facing the peoples of t ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
May Is ‘Red Cross Month’, Pres. Sirleaf Declares
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared May 1 through 31, as “Red Cross Month” and, May 8, as “World Red Cross and Red ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Liberia Cheers Israel On 69th Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the President of Israel, Mr. Reuven Rivlin, and people of that country o ...more
Date Uploaded: May 04, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Youth Conference
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has observed that the recent National Youth Peace Building Conference provided an opportunity for the young peopl ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
LMTU Official Urges Motorcyclists To Uphold The Rule of Law
The President of the Liberia Motorcyclists Transport Union (LMTU) Nimba Chapter is calling on motorcyclists across the country to uphold the rule ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Nine Rapists Appear In Court After Surgery
Nine convicted rapists who late April underwent surgery for various illnesses Monday appeared at the Criminal Court “E” as a testimony of the ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Catholic Bishops See Health, Education As Key Social Needs
Catholic Bishops of Liberia have said the provision of quality, standardized, affordable and holistic health care in Liberia is of capital import ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Sight Savers Donates Two Jeeps To Health Ministry
The medical charity Sight Savers on Monday donated two jeeps valued atUS$34,000 each to the Ministry of Health in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Korkoya Vs Stewart, Others Libel Case Postponed
The Judge of the Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia has granted a motion for continuance filed by prosecuting lawyers on ground ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Two Contacts Of Greenville Victims Confirmed Dead In Monrovia
Health authorities have reported two deaths in Monrovia from the strange disease that hit Greenville in Sinoe County last week. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Foreign Minister Appoints Tehmeh Press Attaché To Brussels
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara, with the approval of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has appointed Senve D. Tehmeh as Press Attaché to the L ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Liberian Leader Issues Executive Order On Fishery Resources
The Liberia Maritime Authority has been granted full and complete supervisory, oversight and fiscal authority of the Bureau of National Fisheries ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds Gambian Leader For Visit To Liberia
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded Gambian leader Adama Barrow for his visit to Liberia with renewed commitment to promote and strengthe ...more
Date Uploaded: May 02, 2017
Pres. Vaz Visits Liberia On Guinea Bissau Crisis
The President of Guinea Bissau Monday paid a courtesy call on President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is also Chair of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
FIU Craves Media Role In Curbing Money Laundering
The Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Intelligence Unit of Liberia (FIU), Alex Cuffy, has said countering money laundering and financing t ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Medical Lab Technicians Hold ‘Career Day’
Medical Laboratory Technicians in Liberia will hold Career Day activities on May 1 and 5 in Montserrado and Bong Counties respectively. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
PUL Extends Award Entries Submission
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has announced the extension of the timeline for the submission ofentries for its 2017 Excellence Awards. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
PUL Launches Media Council, Revised Code of Ethics
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has launched the National Media Council and its Revised Code of Ethics for Liberian Journalists as part of effor ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Bong Police Re-arrest 5 Prison Escapees
The Bong County Police detachment has rearrested five of the twenty-one inmates who recently escaped from the Gbarnga Central Prison. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Media ‘Nature Of Political Discourse’ Disappoints GC
The Governance Commission (GC) has expressed disappointment in the Liberian media about the nature of political discourse in the public realm, a ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Bong Health Officer Hails Africare Support To 38 Clinics
Bong County Health Officer Dr. G. Gorbee Logan, has praised Africare-Liberia, a leading non-governmental organization, for its immense support to ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
NCCC Prexy Vows To Lobby For Science Education
The President of the Nimba County Community College (NCCC) has disclosed plans to lobby with lawmakers to introduce a bill seeking to promote and ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Top Executive Frowns On “Fake NGOs” In West Africa
The Executive Director of Urgent Action Fund Africa, Ndana Bofu Tawamba, has frowned on the proliferation of “fake NGOs” in West Africa. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
7,000 Security Personnel Set For 2017 Elections
A Joint Task Force of about 7,000 men and women drawn from five security agencies has been established as part of a strategic security plan for t ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Korkoya Libel Case To Take Center Stage At Civil Law Court
A former Commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), Mr. John Stewart, has responded to the action of damage for libel filed a ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Liberia, Global Fund Deepen Partnership For Strong Health System
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has outlined strategic areas of partnership between Liberia and the Global Fund, stressing the need to accelerat ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Post Minister Wants ECOWAS Harmonize Telecommunications
Post and Telecommunications Minister Frederick Norkeh has stressed the need for telecommunications harmonization within the ECOWAS sub-region. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
Cases Of Strange Disease In Sinoe Climb To 20
Chief Medical Officer Dr. Francis Kateh has disclosed that cases of the strange disease in Greenville, Sinoe County have risen to 20. ...more
Date Uploaded: May 01, 2017
72nd Barracks Residents Get Presidential Relief
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has suspended the execution of the deadline of the eviction of illegal occupants from the 72nd Military Barrack o ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Judge Kaba Reserves Ruling In E.J. Roye Building Case
Judge Yussuf D. Kaba of the Civil Law Court has reserved ruling in a motion for Declaratory Judgment filed by some individuals calling themselves ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
CENTAL Raises Eyebrow About Political Parties Spending
The Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL) has expressed concern over the expenditure of political parties on fleets of n ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
LTA, Partners End Int’l Internet Workshop
The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) and partners have ended a two-day international workshop on ICANN (the Internet Cooperation for As ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Liberia To Host GIABA Plenary, Ministerial Meetings
Liberia will host the Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) 27th Technical Commission/Plenary and 17th M ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
GOL, Sweden Sign US$21.6m Accord On Feeder Roads In 7 Counties
The Governments of Liberia and Sweden have signed a US$21.6 million agreement to support the third phase of the Liberia-Swedish Feeder Roads Proj ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Defense Ministry Relaxes Camp Ramrod Eviction
The Ministry of Defense has with immediate effect put on hold its notice of eviction to inhabitants of the 72nd Camp Ramrod Barracks in Paynesvil ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Death Toll From ‘Strange Disease’ In Sinoe Climbs To 10
The Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Francis Kateh, has disclosed that another person has died from the ‘strange disease’ in Sinoe Count ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Grand Bassa Community College Gets New President
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Dr. Nathaniel Gbessagee as President of the Grand Bassa County Community College. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Liberia Names New Ambassador To U.S.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Cllr. Lois Brutus as Liberia’s new Ambassador to the United States of America. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Nollywood Liberian Star Nudges Youths To Promote Nat’l Image
Liberian-born Nollywood star Joseph Van Vicker has enjoined Liberian youths to always go for what they want, having an open mind to promote the i ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
AFL Inducts Collins As Officer Cadet
The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL)Thursday admitted into service 22-year-old Scott Amos Collins as “Officer Cadet”. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Youths To Discuss Financial Indiscipline
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on participants at a youth conference to use their deliberations to exchange views on how to arrest f ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Liberian Leader Lauds Global Fund Support To Health Sector
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the Global Fund active support to the Liberian health sector through its malaria, tuberculosis and HIV ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Netherlands On King’s Birthday, National Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, on the occasion of his ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Opens 14th West Africa....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has opened the 14th Annual West Africa Telecommunications Regulatory Assembly in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
LNFS Craves More Support To Mitigate Fire Outbreaks
The Liberia National Fire Service (LNFS), has called for more capacity building training, empowerment and logistics to help mitigate fire outbrea ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
‘Women Will Vote Those Who Champion Their Cause’ - Solanke
The Executive Director of Community Healthcare, Naomi Solanke, has cautioned that women will only support aspirants who will champion their cause ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Gender Official Vouches For Post-Ellen Platform
An Assistant Minister at the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection is calling for the setting up of a platform for the post-Ellen er ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
“CBE Model Successful,” Monrovia City Mayor
The Mayor of the Monrovia City Corporation (MCC), Clara Doe Mvogo, says the Community-Based Enterprise (CBE) model has been successful in the mun ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
NGO Shares Global Youth Service Day With Nimba Orphans
Over 150 orphans of the House of Hope Orphanage in Ganta, Nimba County have had a different taste of the observance of Global Youth Services Day ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Urbanization Critical for Liberia's Development - Leon
The Program Manager of the Cities Alliance in Liberia says urbanization is critical to the development of cities in the country in the future. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Bong CSC Serves Over 6,730 Users In 1 Year
Bong County Service Center has recorded 6,731 service users in its first year of operations. Tuesday, April 25, 2017 makes it one year since the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Defense Official Tips Michigan Guard As ‘True Friend’ To AFL
Deputy Defense Minister Joseph F. Johnson has said the Michigan National Guard (MNG) of the United States remains “a true partner” to the Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Deputy MIA Boss Threatens To Fire ‘Ineffective’ Local Leaders
The Deputy Internal Affairs Minister for Urban Affairs, Stephen Neufville, has threatened to dismiss local authorities who fail to maintain prope ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
LEGIT Official Nudges Accountable Use Of Local Resources
The acting Chief of Party of the USAID-funded Local Empowerment for Government Inclusion and Transparency (LEGIT) project has stressed the need f ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
GC Wants Code Of Conduct “Considered Inapplicable” To 2017 Polls
The Governance Commission (GC) has recommended that Part V Sections 5.1 and 5.2 of the Code of Conduct “be considered inapplicable” to the 20 ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Sawyer Tells Liberians To ‘Let 2017 Polls Build On Peace, Democracy Gains’
The Chairman of the Governance Commission (GC) has said the 2017 Presidential and Legislative Elections must build on the gains of over a decade ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2017
Seven Die From ‘Strange’ Sickness In Sinoe
Seven persons Tuesday died from a strange sickness in Greenville, Sinoe County in Southeastern Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
Bishop Wants Youth Remain Steadfast In ‘The Things Of God’
The Founder and Bishop of the Faith and Victory Church. on the Somalia Drive, Dr. Michael A. Cooper, is urging youth in the country to maintain ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
Three Get 15Years; One 24 Years For Armed Robbery, Murder
The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “B” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Geevon Smith, has sentenced three men to 15 years imprisonmen ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
MOH Official Wants Journalists Harp On Immunization
An official of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) at the Ministry of Health has called on local journalists to help create awareness on t ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
For Smuggling Arms To Liberia, Guus Kouwenhoven Gets 19 Years
An international timber trader who used his business as cover to smuggle weapons into West Africa in defiance of a United Nations arms embargo ha ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
West Africa Telecom Body To Hold Annual Meeting In Monrovia
The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will host the general annual meeting of member states of the West African Telecommunications Regul ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
Global Fund Boss Slate 2-Day Visit To Liberia
The Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM), Dr. Mark R. Dybul, will be visiting Liberia from April ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
EU Trains 30 CBRN Local Experts In Industrial Risks Prevention
About 30 participants from government ministries, agencies and industries have been certificated after completing a week-long training in indust ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
Ex-Kuwaiti PM Admitted Into Order.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has admitted the former Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Nasser Aln Mohammed, Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 25, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Declares April 25 ‘World Malaria Day’ A Working Holiday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Tuesday, April 25, as “World Malaria Day” to be observed as a “Working Holida ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
African Media Group Condemns Killing Of Nigerian Journalist
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) says it has received with shock reports that Famous Giobaro, a desk editor with the state-owned Glory ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
Apostle Suleman Coming To Liberia Again
The President and Founder of the Nigeria-based Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) international is due in the country for a two-day crusade beginning Ma ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
NPA Boss Lauds Kuwait Over Immense Support
The Managing Director of the National Port Authority (NPA), David Williams, has commended the Government of Kuwait for its support to the NPA thr ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
Commerce Ministry Begins Business Inspection Monday, April 24
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has announced that it will commence regular quarterly inspection of business entities on Monday, April 24. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 23, 2017
PUL To Launch of National Media Council
In an effort to strengthen media self-regulation and accountability for peace and security, the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has announced the la ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Africa’s Economic Growth In Upswing After Sharp Slowdown - Report
“Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa is rebounding in this year after registering the worst decline in more than two decades in 2016,” the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
FeJAL, SWEL To Sign HQ Construction MoU
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia (FeJAL) will on Thursday, April 27, sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Society of Women En ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
NBC Retires Six
The National Bureau of Concessions (NBC) has retired six employees in recognition of their meaningful services to the government and people of Li ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Liberia YMCA Gets New CEO
The Board of Directors of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Liberia has appointed E. Timotheus Kamaboakai as the new National Gen ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Commerce Ministry Begins Inspection Of Businesses April 24
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has announced that it will commence regular quarterly inspection of business entities on Monday, April 24. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
‘Use Judicial Process,’ Piah Advises Korkoya’s accusers
Presidential Press Secretary Jerolinmik Piah has advised those accusing the Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Cllr. Jerome Kor ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf, WFP Regional Boss Discuss...
The Liberian leader, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and WFP’s Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Mr. Abdou Dieng, have reaffirmed ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 21, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Queen Elizabeth II On 91st Birthday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom of Great Britain an ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
One Dies, Another Injured In Ganta Road Mishap
A tragic accident involving a taxi and a tricycle has left one person dead and another severely wounded. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
Civil Law Court Fines Lawyer Sims US$200
Civil Law Court Judge Yussuf D. Kaba has ordered Counselor Albert Sims to pay into government revenue US$200 within 72 hours or face further puni ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
Another Bong Citizen Resigns From Unity Party
Former Bong County Inspector William Kollie has resigned from the governing Unity Party (UP). ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
First Female Named ECA Executive Secretary
United Nations Secretary General António Guterres has appointed Vera Songwe as Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA). ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
Kota Wants ‘White Cane’ Act Printed Into Handbills
The Executive Director of the Liberia Association of the Blind, Beyan Kota, is calling on Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara to speed up the publi ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
WFP Regional Boss, Top UNMIL Officials Hold Talks
United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Regional Director for Central and West Africa, Mr Abdou Dieng, has held bilateral discussions with two ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
NAYMOTE Ends Women Leadership Training In Bong
The National Youth Movement for Transparent Election has completed a week-long training for 100 women aspirants and campaign managers from across ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
Samukai Tours Towns Straddling Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire
Defense Minister Brownie J. Samukai has lauded the joint security and citizens of Nimba County, particularly those residing along the borders wit ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 20, 2017
Nagbe Distances UP From Korkoya's Saga
The Secretary General of the ruling Unity Party (UP), Eugene Lenn Nagbe, has denounced media reports and public speculations that the UP is part ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
3 Die In Road Accident In Bong County
A tragic motor accident along the Gbarnga-Phebe highway in Bong County has claimed the lives of three persons and left several others wounded. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
Police Chief Urges Rule Of Law During 2017 Elections
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has cautioned citizens of Bong, Lofa and Nimba counties to uphold the rule of law during the October el ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
Bishop Senyenkulo Challenges Christians To Exercise Patience
Lutheran Bishop Daniel Jensen Seyenkulo is challenging Christians to be patient and avoid rushing for earthly prosperity that will rob them of th ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
WFP Regional Director To Meet Ellen, Govt. Officials, Partners
The Regional Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) for West and Central Africa, Mr. Abdou Dieng, is expected to meet with Pre ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
Immigration Confiscates Over 160 Voter Cards From Non-Liberians
The Liberia Immigration Service (LIS) has confiscated and turned over to the National Elections Commission (NEC) about 161 voter registration car ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
Court Dismisses Quincy “B” Writ of Arrest
Traffic Court Judge Jomah Jallah Monday dropped charges against the Manager of Quincy “B” and order the Writ of Arrest of Quincy “B” dism ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
‘Go To Court’ - Korkoya Challenges Accusers
The Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Cllr. Jerome Korkoya, has challenged those accusing him of being a citizen of the United ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
ECOWAS Women Rebrand Group, Prepare For Cultural Week
The founder of ECOWAS Women in Liberia, Chinyere Nwabudike, has called on all women and members of the organization to form part of the rebrandin ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
ECOWAS Parliamentarians Visit Liberian Judiciary
The Speaker of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament, Moustapha Cissé Lô, says counterfeit and expire drugs are ser ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 18, 2017
VP Boakai Seeks To Woo Liberian, American Investors
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai says the Government of Liberia is focused on strategic investment, both domestic and foreign. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 17, 2017
‘ECOWAS Parliament Will Not Forget Press. Sirleaf’ - Speaker Lo
The Speaker of the ECOWAS Parliament, Moustapha Cisse Lo, has said the sub-regional body will never forget President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for he ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 17, 2017
Grand Gedeh Women Gown Pres. Sirleaf
The Women of Grand Gedeh County have gowned the Liberian leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, for her “extraordinary leadership” and the many devel ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 17, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Opens Zwedru Service Center....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has opened the County Service Center (CSC) in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County and dedicated several development projec ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
ANC Nimba Elects Cummings As Standard Bearer
Members of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) Nimba chapter have elected Mr. Alexander B. Cummings as the party's first Standard Bearer. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
LIPA Boss Keen On New Innovation
The Director General of the Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA), Oblayon Nyemah, has said his entity’s decision to push for teach ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
FEJAL Launches ‘Women Political Engagement’ Project
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia (FEJAL) with support from the Swedish Embassy through UN Women has launched the “Women Political ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
Korkoya Denies Holding 2 Passports
The Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Jerome G. Korkoya, has affirmed that he is a Liberian citizen and denied bearing two pas ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
ECOWAS Ministers Want ‘Special Attention’ On Post-Ebola Era
A two-day ECOWAS Ministers of Health meeting has adopted a five-count resolution that would allow Member States to pay special attention to the n ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
ECOWAS C’ttee Urges Probe Of Counterfeit Medical Products
The ECOWAS Parliament Joint Committee on Health and Social Services, Trade, Customs and Free Movement has called on the Parliament to launch a la ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
Liberia Raises Concern Over Use Of Chemical Gas In Syria
The Government of Liberia has joined other countries around the world in raising concerns over the use of chemical weapons during military attack ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
VP Boakai To Address Liberia Educational Forum In The U.S.
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, is in the United States at the invitation of the Mayors’ Commission on African Caribbean Immigrant Affairs of ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
Togolese Leader Gnassingbé Gets Sirleaf’s...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid tribute to the role of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé in mobilizing assistance from the internatio ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 14, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Recounts MRU Economic....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged gains made by Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone on the economic front prior to the Ebola outbreak ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Totota Residents Yearn For Magisterial Cour
Citizens and residents of Totota, Salala District in Bong County have expressed their desire to see a Magisterial Court established in the area t ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
LRA Presses For ‘Fair Share’ Of Taxes
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) Commissioner General Elfrieda Tamba is calling on Liberians and other residents of the country to pay only th ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
NAYMOTE Donates L$500k To Women Coalition
The National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE) has launched a National Women Campaign Team (NWCT) and made a contribution of L$ ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Bong Police Re-Arrests 2 Prison Escapees
Two of the 21 inmates who recently escaped from the Gbarnga Central Prison in Bong County have been re-arrested by the local police detachment. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
LIPA Validates Curriculum On Legislative Drafting
The Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) Wednesday validated a short and long term curriculum on Legislative Drafting course. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Ex-Senator Wants ECOWAS Parliament Harmonize Laws On Counterfeiting
The ECOWAS Parliament delocalized meeting in Monrovia entered its third day Wednesday with a former Senator calling on participants to adopt a re ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Liberia Launches APRM External Country Review Mission
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) external review in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Foreign Ministry Issues Guidelines On Missing Passports
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Bureau of Passports and Visas has issued new guidelines to Liberians whose passports are reported lost or stolen ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
New ePassport In 4 Months As Gov’t Extends Contract with Buck Press
The Government of Liberia and Buck Press Limited have extended the contract for the issuance of the Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passports which wil ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 13, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Wants OGP Return To ‘Robust Posture’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has noted the robust posture of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) when it was first initiated in Liberia and ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
LNP Dismisses 3 For Conspiracy, Armed Robbery
The Administration of the Liberia NationalPolice has announced the dismissal with immediate effect and subsequent prosecution of three police off ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Cuttington University Paving Streets On Campus
The Administration of the Cuttington University has commenced the pavement of streets on its main campus in Suakoko District, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Supreme Justice Cites Judge To Conference In ‘Bribery’ Case
The Justice- in-Chamber at the Supreme Court, Cllr. Philips A. Z. Banks, has cited the presiding Judge of Criminal Court 'C'', Yarmie Q. Gbesay, ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Women, Girls Empowerment Key To Growth, Development - Kamara
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara has pointed out that the issue of women and girls empowerment is essential for the growth and development of Li ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Liberia Launches National Quality Award
The Liberian Government, through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), has officially launched the first edition of the National Quality ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
FM Kamara Asks GERLS Girls To ‘Assume Responsibility For Success,’
Foreign Minister Marjon Kamara is urging beneficiaries of the Girls Ebola Recovery Livelihood Support (GERLS) project to utilize the opportunitie ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Africa Struggling With Fake Medical, Health Products - Official
An official of the West African Health Organization (WAHO) has said the prevailing rate of counterfeit and illicit medical products on the Africa ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
‘Fight Expired Products At Producers’ Level” - Lo
The Speaker of the ECOWAS Parliament, Moustapha Cisse Lo, has said the proliferation of counterfeit and expired products in the sub-region is a g ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Speaker Nuquay Proposes Robust.....
House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay has called on member countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to combat the unwholesome ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Calls For Strong Drug Regulation In ECOWAS Region
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged ECOWAS Member States to strengthen their drug regulatory authorities and their powers to enforce d ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
April 14 Is National Fast & Prayer Day; A National Holiday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared the second Friday in April as a “Fast and Prayer Day” to be observed throughout ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Liberia Consoles Sweden Over Tragic Terrorist Attack
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to the Government and people of the Kingdom of Sweden, following a tragic terrorist ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Arab Republic of Egypt
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended heartfelt condolences to the Government and people of the Arab Republic of Egypt following two deadl ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
ECOWAS Parliament Convenes Joint.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has opened the Joint Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament Delocalized Meeting of the Joi ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 12, 2017
National Security Council Discusses Threats To Peace, Security
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has convened a Special National Security Council Meeting to discuss a number of national issues. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Cummings Vows To Fight Graft When Elected
The Standard Bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Alexander B. Cummings, has vowed to fight corruption when elected president in Oc ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
MIA Training 35 CSC Staff In Zwedru
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has started a week-long training for staff of the Grand Gedeh County Service Center(CSC) in Zwedru City. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Tehmeh Nudges Sanoyea Citizens To Embrace Skills Academy
Deputy Information Minister Andrew Tehmeh is encouraging citizens and residents of Sanoyea District in Bong County to embrace the construction o ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
IAA Extends Coverage To 6 Ministries, Agencies - Report
The Internal Audit Agency (IAA) of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has extended its coverage to six additional ministries ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Sanoyea To Get Professional Skills Complex
A non-governmental organization, Youth Crime Watch Liberia (YCWL), plans to construct a modern professional and skills development academy comple ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
AfDB Pledges US$5.9m To Support 15 SOEs
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has pledged to provide US$5.9 million to support strengthening transparency and accountability in public fina ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Pakistani Refugee, 32, Arrested On Multiples Charges
The Bureau of Immigration has arrested, charged and forwarded to the Monrovia City Court a 32-year-old Pakistani Refugee living in Liberia for al ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
MFDP Says Delay In Budget Passage Key Challenge
The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has said delay in the passage of the national budget has been one of the key challenges i ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Justice Ministry Relaxes Curfew In Gbarnga
The Justice Ministry has temporally lifted the curfew imposed in Gbarnga, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Shut Down And Remain Closed, Until..., Justice Minister Warns PATEL
Justice Minister Fredrick Cherue has said the Liberian Government will ensure that business houses of the Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PAT ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Visits ‘The Liberian Market Place’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has visited “The Liberian Market Place” on 8th Street, Sinkor in Monrovia to formularize herself with ongoing ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 11, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Says Mother Brownell ‘Outstanding Advisor, Great Woman’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said the late Mary N. Brownell was “an outstanding advisor who guided her very well and sometimes criticized he ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Commerce Minister Addy Keen On Branding
Commerce Minister Axel Addy wants Liberian businesses to ensure quality branding of their products. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
LADA Signs US$118k Grant With Two Liberian Entities
In furtherance of its capacity-building support to farmers, the Liberia Agribusiness Development Activity (LADA) has signed a US$118,000 grant wi ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
100 Women In Politics To Train In Leadership
Some 100 women aspirants and campaign managers from across the 73 electoral districts in Liberia will on Tuesday participate in a one week women ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Commerce Ministry Aiding Vegetable Farmers Access Market
Deputy Commerce Minister for Small Business Administration, Andrew Paegar, has said “The Liberia Marketplace” at the Nancy B. Doe Market in S ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Chief Karwor Re-Visits Memorial For Ebola Victims Issue
The head of the National Traditional Council of Chiefs and Elders, Zanzan Karwor, is calling on government to build a national memorial site for ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
MOL, ILO Trainees Call For Commission On Child Labor
Participants at a four-day Ministry of Labour (MOL) and International Labour Organization (ILO) training workshop for Labour Inspectors and enfor ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Cassava Can Create Jobs, Address Food Insecurity’- Dey
Cassava Production and Marketing Coordinator of ZOA Project, Michael E. Dey, has outlined the importance of cassava as an economic development m ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Liberian Govt, OGP To Hold Talks
A high-level delegation from the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in Washington, D. C. is expected to hold talks with officials of the Liberian ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
AAUL To Construct US$25.3k Hall; Launch Scholarship Soon
The Alumni Association of the University of Liberia (AAUL) says it will shortly begin the construction of its Hall valued at US$25,366.78 on the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
CBL Maintains 3 Internal Committees
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has maintained three key internal committees to ensure monitoring, governance and good organization in 2016, a ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 09, 2017
Chamber Of Commerce Appeals Against Demonstration, Violence
The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) is appealing to its members, businesses, individuals and associations to refrain from engaging in any form ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
AAUL Donates US$11k Arm Chairs, Photo Copiers To UL
The Alumni Association of the University of Liberia (AAUL) Thursday donated 200 wooden arm chairs and two digital hard drive photocopiers valued ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Voter Registration ‘Has No Trend Of Fraud,’ - ECC
The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) has reported that the outgoing voter registration process held February 1-March 14 for the upcoming Pr ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Dr. Kateh Wants Treatment For Depression Prioritized
The Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Francis Kateh, has called on Liberians to pay keen attention to people struggling with depression by ai ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Man, 26, Charged With Rape Of 2-Year-Old Girl
The Monrovia City Court at the Temple of Justice has detained a 26-year- old man for allegedly raping his two-year old female cousin in the Monro ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Study Searching For ‘Most Promising’ Ebola Vaccine
The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has embarked upon a vaccine study to find the most promising to prevent or quick ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Int’l Bank Begs Court To Be Discharged In ‘Bribery’ Case
The International Bank-Liberia Limited (IBLL) has pleaded with Criminal Court ‘C’ to discharge it of any and all obligations relating to the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Deputy Min. Armah Sees Competent Ombudsman Nominees
Deputy Information Minister for Public Affairs, Jeddi Armah, has said individuals nominated recently by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to serve ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Justice Ministry Announces Curfew In Gbarnga
The Ministry of Justice has instituted a nine-hour curfew in the city of Gbarnga following the mass jailbreak at the Gbarnga Central Prison in Bo ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Colombia Over Mudslide Deaths
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to her Colombian counterpart, Mr. Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, President of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Holds Talks With Crown Prince...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has met with the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Norway, His Royal Highness Prince Haakon Magnus, at her office in ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 07, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Names Journalist Hoff To Ombudsman
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Mrs. Elizabeth E. Hoff as a member of the Office of the Ombudsman. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
AAUL To Construct US $25.3K Hall; Launches US$5000 Endowment For Scholarship Soon
The Alumni Association of the University of Liberia (AAUL) says it will shortly begin the construction of its Hall valued at US$25,366.78 on the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Bomi, Cape Mount Officials Vow Roles In Peaceful Transition
Bomi County Superintendent Samuel Browne and Robertsport City Mayor, Hannah K. Stuatt, have pledged the commitment of the two counties and people ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
3 Global Regions Make 80.2% Import Payments To Liberia
Three global regions made a total of 80.2 percent imports payments to Liberia in 2016, the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has reported. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
EU Official Wants Liberia Add Value To Exports
The Head of Section for Cooperation and Resilience at the European Union (EU) Liberia Office, Alberto Menghini, has stressed the need for the Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
LNP Continues Nationwide Tour With Non-Violence Message - Spokesman
Police spokesman Sam Collins says the Liberia National Police (LNP) has intensified its nationwide tour spreading non-violence messages ahead of ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Liberian Students Urged To Pursue Science Education
The USAID Excellence in Higher Education for Liberian Development Project (EHELD) is urging Liberian students to develop interest in the Sciences ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Defense Ministry To Deploy Soldiers On Camp Ramrod Saturday
The Ministry of National Defense is to deploy a contingent of soldiers at Camp Ramrod Army Barracks on Somalia Drive in Gardnersville outside Mon ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Yarpah’s Town Gets US$46k Training Center
Citizens of Yarpah’s Town and 22 other communities in River Cess County have expressed joy for the construction of a US$46,000 vocational train ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
ILO Official Hails Gov’t For Nat’l Plan On Child Labour
The Senior Specialist on Fundamental Principles and Rights at the International Labour Organization (ILO), Sophie De Coninck, has praised the gov ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Nimba Women Group Funds Boakai’s Campaign
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai’s presidential bid received a financial boost recently when a group of women in Sanniquellie, Nimba County mad ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Mansion Rescinds Appointment Of Jallabah To Ombudsman
President Ellen Johnson has rescinded her decision appointing Atty. Massa Jallabah to the Office of the Ombudsman. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Pleased With Work On....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has inspected several road projects in Montserrado County, expressing satisfaction over level of work done thus f ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Catholic Bishops Deliver ‘Special Message...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has held discussions with a high-level delegation of the Catholic Bishops of the Regional Episcopal Conference of ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Red Cross Donates To 185 Flood Victims
The Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS) has donated building materials to 185 people from 38 households affected by flood in Margibi Count ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
MOL, ILO Train Enforcement Actors On Child Labour
The Ministry of Labour (MoL) in concert with the International Labour Organization (ILO) Tuesday began a four-day training workshop for Labour In ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Election “Key Risk” To Projected 3.2 % Growth In 2017 RGDP
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has projected a 3.2 percent growth in the Real Gross Domestic Product (RGDP) in 2017, but the uncertainty surro ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Court “C” Decline To Rescind Decision On Email, Spreadsheet
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay Tuesday dismissed prosecution motion to rescind his recent decision for the temporary marking o ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Senator Zargo Nudges Politicians....
Ahead of the October General and Presidential Elections, Lofa County Senator Stephen Zago has called on Liberians, specifically political actors, ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Liberia Expands Large-Scale Ebola Vaccine Study
The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has announced the expansion of the Ebola vaccine study at Redemption Hospital. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Liberia, EU hold 5thJIC Meeting On Legal Timber Trade
The Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) between the Government of Liberia (GoL) and the European Union (EU) will hold its 5th Joint Implementat ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
PUL Announces 2017 Awards Committee
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has named its 2017 Awards Committee in continuation of the celebration of World Press Freedom Day. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
APRM High-Power Mission Visits Liberia
A high-power African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) mission, led by the Vice Chairperson of the APR Panel of Eminent Persons and Lead Panelist in c ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Senator Coleman Resigns From CDC
As the October 2017 General and Presidential Elections draw near, Grand Kru County Senator Peter Coleman has resigned from the opposition Congres ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Liberia Consoles Russian Federation On Tragic Suicide Bombing
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to the Government and people of the Russian Federation following a tragic suicid ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Senegal On 57th Natal Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of Senegal on the occasion marking the 57th In ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Sets Up Ombudsman; Makes Appointments In Gov’t
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has constituted the Office of the Ombudsman and made separate appointments at Ministry of State for Presidential ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Low Export Prices, Ebola Stigma Hit Liberian Dollar In 2016
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has said the severe slump in the global prices of Liberia’s major export commodities and a lingering Ebola le ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Controversy Hangs Over CDC Bassa Primary
The decision by the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) Bassa Chapter to field Matthew Fair-play Joe as its representative candidate in Distric ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Bong Police Officer Gets 20 Years For Statutory Rape
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga, Bong County, has sentenced a 40-year-old officer of the Liberia National Police (LNP) to 20 years in ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
MoE Fires Bong Education Officer
The Ministry of Education has dismissed Edward Kpulun as County Education Officer for Bong County with immediate effect. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
CBL Issues 9 New Regulations To Reform Insurance Industry
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has issued nine new insurance regulations as part of the reform process of the insurance sector, according to a ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
L$10,830 Million In Circulation - CBL
A total of 10.8 million Liberian dollars is in circulation, the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has reported. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
NEC Will Uphold Code Of Conduct, Says Korkoyah
National Elections Commission (NEC) Chairman Jerome G. Korkoyah has said the Commission is under obligation to uphold the Code of Conduct to the ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Court “C” Grants Prosecution Request For Continuance
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay Monday ruled granting a submission for continuance in the Sable Mining multiple charge case bei ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Liberian Envoy To Kuwait, UAE Blackett Dies
Government has announced the death Mr. Konah K. Blackett, Liberia’s Ambassador to the State of Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Cabinet To Collaborate...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged the Cabinet to ensure collaboration, effective communication and unhindered cooperation, if the governm ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
LADA Provides US$85k In Grant To 2 Agric Groups
The Liberia Agribusiness Development Activity (LADA) has provided a grant of US$85,000 to the Joan Agriculture Center and Bravo Sisters Enterpris ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Chinese Envoy Puts Presidential Hopefuls On Taiwan Alert
The Deputy Chief of Mission at the Chinese Embassy near Monrovia, Li Zhuang, has put Liberian presidential candidates on the alert about Taiwan, ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Two Sent To Court For “Killing” Woman, Daughter
Police in Nimba County have arrested, charged and sent to court two suspects in connection with the gruesome murder of a lady and her 13-year-old ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Police Release Crime Statistics For February 2017
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has released its Crime Statistical Analysis for the month of February 2017. ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Commercial Banks Drop L$39.2m Into Liberian Economy
Total credit from commercial banks to all sectors of the Liberian economy has amounted to L$39,249.3 million, the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) h ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Sen. Tengbeh Wants Report On.....
Lofa County Senator George Tengbeh has called on the Senate to demand a status report from the relevant authorities in charge of the Executive Ma ...more
Date Uploaded: Apr 03, 2017
Second State Witness Testifies In Sable Mining ‘Bribery’ Case
Prosecution second witness in the ongoing Sable Mining alleged bribery case, D. Blamo Koffa, has affirmed that the defendants committed the crime ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Pavement Of Ganta Streets Kicks Off
Nimba County administration and the Ministry of Public Works through its FRAM project Tuesday launched a 4.5 kilometer street pavement project in ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Some 25.2 Million Litres Of Beverages Produced In 2016 - CBL
A total of 25.2 million litres of beverages were produced in 2016 up from 22.9 million litres produced the previous year, the Central Bank of Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Govt. Acts To Combat Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing
The Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Alex Cuffy, has said the Government of Liberia is exerting efforts to comba ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Firm Turns Over Surveillance Equipment To Foreign Ministry
A Liberian-owned security firm has officially turned over a fully installed assortment of vital security equipment to the Ministry of Foreign Aff ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
UNDP Goodwill Envoy Prince Haakon To Visit Liberia
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador Crown Prince Haakon of Norway will visit Liberia from April 2-5 to see first-hand ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Carter Center Trains Youth, Women In Access To Justice
Carter Center, a non-governmental organization operating in Liberia, has ended a six-day training of citizens of Nimba County in access to justic ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
House Oversight Weakens As Tenure Draws To A Close
It seems that the House of Representatives is losing its relevance as efforts by the body in recent times to exercise its oversight responsibilit ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
KLM To Resume Flights To Liberia Soon
The Royal Dutch Airline, KLM, is expected to resume flights to Liberia shortly, the Managing Director of the Liberia Airport Authority (LAA) has ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
CBL Governor To Testify In Court “C” Thursday
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay Wednesday granted prosecution’s request to subpoena Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive G ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
VP Boakai Receives Over 55,000 Books For Liberian Schools
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has received over 55,000 books from the Ihezie Foundation Book Relief Africa for schools in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Cabinet To Converge In Bomi For 2-Day Retreat
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and members of her cabinet will on March 30 converge for a two-day mandatory retreat in Julijuah, Bomi County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 31, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Says ‘Africa Is Rising’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has opened the Second Edition of International Conference on the Emergence of Africa in Abidjan, stressing that t ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
LRA, FIRS Of Nigeria Sign MoU
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service of Nigeria have (FIRS) signed a Memorandum of Co-operation that will s ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
Judge Kaba Stresses Truth In Media Reportage
The Resident Judge of the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court, Yusuf D. Kaba has admonished members of the Association of Judicial Reporters (AJUR) to d ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
UN SG Comments On Sexual Exploitation, Abuse
As part of efforts to institute special measures for protection from sexual exploitation and abuse, UN Secretary General (UNSG), Antonio Guterres ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
Jury Declares Samukai Not Guilty
The 12-member Trial Jury at Criminal Court “A” has pronounced a not-guilty verdict in favor of Michael Samukai, son of Defense Minister Brown ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
Liberia Law Society Ends Seminar In Bong
The Liberia Law Society (LLS) has held a seminar on the establishment and functions of the ECOWAS Court, the African Court and the International ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
First Prosecution Witness Links Defendants Sable Mining Crime
The prosecution first witness in the ongoing Sable Mining case at Criminal Court “C” has linked all of the defendants to the commission of th ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
New Irish Envoy Presents Letters....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received the Letters of Credence of the new Ambassador of the Republic of Ireland to Liberia, Catherine Campb ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
Liberia Launches APRM Sensitization....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the 14th Anniversary Celebration of the Africa Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) National Sens ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
VP Boakai Gets Kudos From Pres. Sirleaf.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended Vice President Joseph Boakai, Standard-Bearer of the ruling Unity Party, for the personal strength ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 13, 2017
ADAL Boss Promises Strong Partnership With Famers
The President of the Agro-Import Dealers Association of Liberia (ADAL), Madam Rebecca S.Kalayi, has assured farmers throughout the country of st ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
JPC Intensifies Voters Education In Bong
The Catholic Justice and Peace Commission (JPC), with support from the German agency GIZ, has ended another round of its Civic Voters Education ( ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
WHO Country Rep Lauds MOH For Mental Health Policy
World Health Organization (WHO) Country Representative Alex Gasasira has lauded the Ministry of Health for the launch of a five-year mental healt ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
WHO Country Rep Lauds MOH For Mental Health Policy
World Health Organization (WHO) Country Representative Alex Gasasira has lauded the Ministry of Health for the launch of a five-year mental healt ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Rainstorm Destroys Radio Station, Other Facilities in Bong
A violent rainstorm in Bong County has destroyed the roof of Radio Gbarnga and damaged several of the station’s broadcast equipment and documen ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
World Obliged To Advance Gender Equality - UNFPA Official
The Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Liberia, Babatunde Osotimehin, has said the global community has an oblig ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Liberia Will Partner With Canada In Maritime Security - Samukai
Defense Minister Brownie J. Samukai says the Ministry of National Defense will continue to seek partnership opportunities with Canada to advance ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Defendants Plead Not Guilty In Sable Mining ‘Bribery’ Case
Defendants in the ongoing Sable Mining “bribery” case at Criminal Court “C” in Monrovia Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges brought ag ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
IWC Eyes Gender Monitoring Office
The Second International Women’s Colloquium (IWC) has called for a Gender Monitoring Office to ensure full implementation of laws, policies and ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Lays Wreaths On Graves Of Tubman, Tolbert, Doe
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Wednesday laid wreaths on the graves of the late Liberian Presidents William R. Tolbert, William V.S. Tubman and ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Du-Port Road War-Dead Memorial
President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly-constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Liberian Diplomats To Continue Good Work
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says one main reason for holding a two-day retreat for the heads of the 25 diplomatic and consular missions is to ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
LINA Bomi County Correspondent Seedee Is Dead
The Liberia News Agency (LINA) Bomi Count Correspondent, David Pamas Seedee, is dead. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Nimba To Dedicate 17 New Projects Soon - Supt. Cooper
Nimba County Superintendent-designate, D. Dorr Cooper, has disclosed that seventeen projects have been completed by the county administration and ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Police Launch “No To Violence, Yes To Peace” Campaign
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has embarked on a nationwide tour to get firsthand report from citizens on the performance of officers assigned ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
70 Liberian Officials Get FOI Certificates
The Carter Center and European Union have awarded certificates of distinction to nearly 70 Liberian government officials, including officers of t ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
New USAID Program Targets Out-of-School Liberian Kids
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the award of a $33.9 million contract to Education for Development C ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf ‘Proud’ Of Ghana’s Achievements
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed pride in what the West African nation Ghana has become, acknowledging its economic growth and new s ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Samukai, Dennis, Johnson Get Nat’l Honors
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has honored Defense Minister Brownie Samukai, out-going UL President Dr. Emmet Dennis and the late former Interna ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Sees More Women Participating In 2017 Polls
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed optimism that the October 2017 elections in Liberia will witness more women participation. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Hails ‘Tremendous Progress’ By Liberian Women
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has hailed the women of Liberia for making tremendous progress that has impacted not only Liberia but also the wo ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
Supreme Court Rules Against FDA
The Supreme Court of Liberia has awarded 68 members of the Workers Union of the Forestry Development Authority (WUFDA) a total of LD$1,524,400 as ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
New CSAL Head Promises To Partner With Govt. Thru Dialogue
A mid-level employee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Moibah Keller Johnson, has been inducted into office as the president of the Civil ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
LACC Workshop Drafts Whistle-Blower Bill
Participants at a three-day Whistle-blower and Witness Protection workshop have completed the draft of a whistle-blower bill. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
GoL Announces Death Of Ambassador Carlton A. Karpeh
The Government of Liberia has officially announced with profound regret the death in his 86th year of Ambassador Carlton Alexwyn Karpeh, former S ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
Court Fines 7 Defendants US$200 Each In Sable Mining Case
The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “C” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Yamie Q. Gbesisay, has fined seven defendants in the Global ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
Nuquay Holds Bilateral Talks With Rwanda Speaker
A high-level bilateral meeting aimed to enhance bonds between the National Legislature of Liberia and the Parliament of Rwanda convened Monday be ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
Govt. Declares March 8 Decoration Day & National Holiday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Wednesday, March 8, as “Decoration Day” and is to be observed throughout the cou ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 07, 2017
VP Boakai, Ghana’s Akufo-Addo Hold Talks On Bilateral Ties
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, who is in Accra, Ghana to participate in programs marking the 60thIndependence Anniversary of that country, ha ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
New Telecom Outfit Launched In Liberia
K3 Telecom, a Swiss company, has officially launched its ‘Triple-play Communication’ services in the country. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Justice Korkpor Dedicates New Magisterial Court In Karnplay
Chief Justice Francis Saye Korkpor has dedicated a modern court house in Karnplay, Nimba county. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Gbehlay-Geh Rural Women Receive US$ 100K Loan
Gbehlay-Geh Rural Women Multipurpose Cooperative Society in Nimba County has received US$100,000 loan to boost food production in the area. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
44 Attorneys Admitted To Supreme Court Bar
Forty-four Attorneys-at-Law have been admitted to the Supreme Court Bar as Counselors-at-Law to practice before the Supreme Court of Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
‘Determined’ South-Easterners Impress Visiting EU Teams
Three European Union (EU) Teams that travelled to the Southeast of Liberia returned to Monrovia “extremely impressed” by the warmth and the d ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
EU Envoy, 3 Teams Tour Southeast On Assessment
European Union (EU) Ambassador Tiina Intelmann and three technical teams from the EU Delegation have toured the south-eastern counties of Liberia ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Chief Justice Korkpor Praises Justice...
Chief Justice Francis Saye Korkpor has lauded Associate Justice Sie-A-Nyene G. Yuoh for the professional and able manner in which she conducted t ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
NEC Extends Voter Registration Exercise
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has extended the voter registration exercise by one week. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Supreme Court Says ‘Code of Conduct Legal, Binding’
The Supreme Court has ruled that the Code of Conduct, signed into law by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in 2014, is legal and binding on the rep ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Extends ‘Best Wishes’ On Ghana’s 60th Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended to her Ghanaian counterpart, Mr. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, heartfelt congratulations and best wis ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Declares March 8 Int’l Women’s Day As Liberia Hosts Forum
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Wednesday, March 8, as “International Women’s Day” to be observed throughout t ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 06, 2017
Gov’t, LRCC Launch Over US$100k Drainage Project
The Government of Liberia in concert with the Liberian Renaissance Construction Company (LRCC) Wednesday launched the Monrovia Drainage Cleaning ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
NEC Threatens Politicians Doing Pre-Campaign Activities
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has threatened to reject the nomination applications of political hopefuls engaged in pre-campaign activi ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Currency Issue In Revenue Collection....
Montserrado County Senator Geraldine Doe-Sheriff has frowned on some business entities and government functionaries who refuse to transact busine ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
NEC Shuts Down 4 VR Centers In 2 Counties
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has announced the closure of four voter registration centers in two counties. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
FISH Manager Nudges Sanitation In Communities
The Project Manager of the Fostering Innovative Sanitation and Hygiene (FISH) at the Monrovia City Corporation (MCC) has challenged owners of Com ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
CHAL Ends Workshop For Health Workers, Community Members
The Christian Health Association of Liberia (CHAL) has ended a two-day capacity-building workshop for health workers and community members in Gan ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
NEC Registers 166,818 In Bong
The National Elections Commission (NEC) offices in Bong County have reported that 166,818 citizens have so far registered in the ongoing voter re ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
FAO, MOA Sign US$438k Technical Agreement
The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) have signed a US$438,000 Technical Cooperation Agreement t ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Ngafuan On Peaceful Transition In Africa
Former Foreign Minister Augustine Ngafuan has said to ensure a peaceful and smooth transition of power across Africa, the ruling class and opposi ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Poor Women Turn Out At VR Centers - Korkoya
“Women are not turning out to register as we expect,” National Elections Commission (NEC) Chairman Jerome G. Korkoya has disclosed. ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Redemption, J.J Dossen Hospitals To Become Training Centers - Dahn
Health Minister Dr. Bernice Dahn has disclosed that before the end of the year, Redemption Hospital in Monrovia and J. J. Dossen Hospital in Mary ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
MOA Wants Partners Support Farming In Southeastern Liberia
The Ministry of Agriculture is appealing to its partners to prioritize support to farming activities in the Southeast of Liberia to enhance lowla ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Sen. Gueh Wants NOCAL Probed....
Rivercess County Senator Dallas Gueh has called the attention of the Liberian Senate to allegations of financial mismanagement by the Interim Man ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
High Court Fails Again To Rule In Sogbie, Wesseh Case
As the case of former footballer Jonathan Boye Charles Sogbie lingers at the Supreme Court, the high court on Tuesday, February 28, again failed ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Over 1 Million Liberians Registered To Vote Thus Far - Korkoya
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has disclosed that 1,046,888 eligible Liberians have registered since the launch of the 2017 voter regist ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Liberia Hails Morocco On 61st Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to King of Morocco, Mohammed VI, and people of the Kingdom on the occasion ...more
Date Uploaded: Mar 02, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Arrives Addis Ababa On State Visit
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, at the start of a three-day official State visit to the East A ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Storm Destroys Over 60 Homes In Nimba
A heavy storm has rendered several families homeless in Banaykpalala Town in District #8 in Nimba County, damaging over 60 houses. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Minister Dahn Upbeat Over Public Health Institute
Health Minister Dr. Bernice Dahn has hailed the creation of the National Public Health Institute (NPHI), the first of its kind, and thanked Pres ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
UN SG Affirms Commitment To Journalist Safety
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has pledged his commitment to ensuring the safety and protection of journalists as well as a fr ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Police Chief Warns Against ‘Extorting Money From Drivers’
Inspector General Gregory Coleman has warned traffic police officers against ‘extorting money from drivers,’ or face the full weight of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
VP Boakai Launches Ferry To Ply St. Paul River
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has launched a ferry on the Saint Paul River expected to enhance the movement of people and goods between Bong, G ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Re-Assures Liberians Of Peaceful Transition
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reassured Liberians at home and abroad of a peaceful transition in January 2018. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Attends Memorial Of Chairperson Perry
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has led an array of senior government officials, family, relatives and mourners to the Memorial Service for falle ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 28, 2017
Moroccan King Mohammed VI To Visit Liberia
King Mohammed VI of Morocco plans to visit Liberia in the not too distant future as part of a West African tour, a Special Envoy from the Kingdom ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 24, 2017
Lofa Association In New South Wales Impacts Lives At Home
In an effort to touch the lives of people living back home in Liberia, the Lofa County Association of New South Wales Incorporated in Sydney, Aus ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
LADA Signs Capacity-Building Accord With Farmers
The Liberia Agri-business Development Activity (LADA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to upgrade the capacity of two rice processo ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
Police Arrest Man, 32, For Multiple Voter Registration
Police in Gbarnga have charged and sent to court a thirty-two-year-old man for multiple voter registration and forgery. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
UN Official Says Women Participation Key To Stability
A representative of the United Nations Women in Liberia says increase in the participation of women and incorporation of gender perspectives in a ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
NEC Registers 60,135 In Upper Bong
Upper Bong County Election Magistrate Daniel Newland has announced the immediate closure of two voter registration centers in Electoral District ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
LNP Kromah Holds Dialogue With Nimba Youth
Liberia National Police (LNP) Deputy Inspector General for Operations, Abraham Kromah, Wednesday held a day-long citizens’ dialogue with young ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
VP Boakai Supports Free Press, Expression
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has emphasized that he supports freedom of the press and expression in keeping with Article 15 of the Liberian Co ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Saclepae City Hall; Lauds Citizens For Peace
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated the Saclepae City Hall named and styled the “Ellen Johnson Sirleaf City Hall” in Nimba County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
Gov’t Slates Memorial Service For Ruth Perry Saturday
The Liberian Government will Saturday, February 25, hold a Memorial Service for the late former chairperson of the Council of State, Madam Ruth S ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
New German President-elect Steinmeier Gets Pat From Pres. Sitleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to Mr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier, President-elect of the Federal Republic of ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 23, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Russian President Putin
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to Mr. Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, following the sudden de ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
30 Media Workers Arrested In 38 Days In West Africa
Thirty 30 media workers have been arrested, detained and/or assaulted by security forces in West Africa within a period of 38 days, the Media Fou ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
Youth Coordinator Stresses Need For Capacity Building
The Coordination of the local NGO, Community Youth In Action Network (CYAN), James Mambu, has underscored the need for youth capacity building th ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
Ganta Mayor Urges Journalists To Uphold Ethics
Ganta City Mayor Benjamin Dokpah is urging Liberian journalists to uphold ethical standard, professional competence and good moral standing in th ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
LRA Boss Gets Another Int’l Post
Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) Commissioner General Elfrieda Stewart Tamba has been selected as one of the co-chairpersons of the Addis Tax Init ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
“Let’s Give Honor To Whom It’s Due”.....
Representative Edwin M. Snowe, one of Liberia’s five representatives to the ECOWAS Parliament, has appealed to his regional colleagues to appro ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
MOA Warns Against Using Harmful Substances In Liberian Waters
The Ministry of Agriculture says it has observed the use of harmful and dangerous substances by some unscrupulous individuals to catch fish withi ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
Gov’t Chides Jones Over ‘Dishonest, Illusory’ Criticism
The Ministry of Information, Cultural Affairs and Tourism (MICAT) has described as “illusory and dishonest,” a statement attributed to former ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
Liberia Chairs Group Of African States At U.N.
The Republic of Liberia has assumed the chairmanship of the Group of African States at the United Nations for the month of February, 2017. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf In Nimba On County Tour
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Ganta, Nimba County in continuation of her County Tour to rural Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
NIC Urges Illegal Occupants Vacate Ducor Hotel
The Executive Director of the National Investment Commission (NIC), George Wisner, has called on illegal occupants of the Ducor Palace Hotel to v ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
PUL Official Wants LTA Decentralize Activities
The Regional Coordinator of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) assigned to Bong, Nimba and Lofa counties, Clarence Jackson, is appealing to the Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
Internews Ends 3-Day Community Radio Forum In Ganta
A community radio conference bringing together sixty-three participants from twenty-one community radios that are partners of Internews has ended ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
ECOWAS Regional Speaker Wants Colleagues Uphold Oath
The Speaker of the Fourth Legislature of the ECOWAS Parliament, Moustapha Cisse Lo, has urged his colleagues to uphold the oath they took to serv ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
Senators Want 25% Cut In Benefits To Top Officials
As part of efforts to resuscitate Liberia's ailing economy, three members of the Liberian Senate have recommended a review of the benefits of top ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
MSF Promises To Resume Long-Term Operations In Liberia
Deputy Foreign Minister B. Elias Shoniyin has held discussion with two executives of the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) at the Fo ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
Supreme Court Suspends Cllr. Wright, Others From Law Practice
The Supreme Court, sitting in its October Term, Friday suspended Cllr. M. Wilkins Wright, former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court and forme ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
Foreign Minister Johnson Says UK, Liberia Ties ‘Very Important’
The United Kingdom (UK) Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson, has described bilateral relations with Liberi ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
Liberia Congratulates The Gambia On Its 52nd Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent heartfelt felicitations and best wishes to the Government and people of The Gambia in commemoration of t ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 20, 2017
UNECA ‘Timely’ Response Pleases Pres...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said she is pleased with the U.N. Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) over its timely response to a MOU si ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
World Bank Report Highlights Ills In African Cities
A World Bank has indicated that urban workers in Africa are forced to pay high commuting costs, or they cannot afford to commute by vehicle at al ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Media, SIDA To Partner On Health Issues
The Anti-AIDS Media Network (AAMIN) in collaboration with the Joint U.N. Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) have agreed to scale up programs for journa ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
36,000 ‘YANA Boys’ to Register To Vote
The President of the Yana Boys Association (YBA), Prince Kollie, is hoping to mobilize 36,000 of his members across the country to turn out and r ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Youth Group Embarks On Voter Education Campaign
Educate The Future (ETF), a non-governmental youth group in Monrovia, has embarked on a voter registration education campaign to encourage youths ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
“Team Jorquelleh” Launches VR Campaign In Bong
A political pressure group in Gbarnga, Bong County, called “Team Jorquelleh,” has launched a “massive awareness campaign on voter registrat ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Court Orders Detention of 4 “Notorious” Armed Robbers
The Monrovia City Court at the Temple of Justice has detained at the Monrovia Central Prison four “notorious” armed robbers who allegedly car ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Justice Ministry Won 50% Of Rape, SGBV Cases In 2016
The Ministry of Justice won a total of 41 rape and sexual gender-based violence (SGBV) cases in 2016, the Head of the Sex Crime Unit (SCU) of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Senator Sheriff Donates To J.F.K....
Montserrado County Senator Geraldine Doe Sheriff Tuesday touched the lives of the sick, handicapped, less fortunate and aided institutions by don ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
US-Based Liberian Group On Fact-Finding Mission
A US-based delegation of the Emancipation Movement of Liberia (EMOL) has arrived in Monrovia for a month-long fact-finding mission and formal lau ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
GOL Gets US$10m Grant For ‘Youth Opportunity Project’
The Government of Liberia has received a US$10 million dollar grant from the World Bank to implement the ‘Youth Opportunity Project’. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Tyler Resists Joint Trial In Alleged Bribery Case
Indicted former Speaker of the House of Representatives, J. Alex Tyler, has filed a resistance against government’s motion to amend its indictm ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
ECOWAS Remains Engaged In Solving Bissau Impasse - Brown
The Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS remains engaged and seized of finding a lasting solution to the political impasse in Gui ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf’s Ghana Invite For Monrovia, Not Accra
The Foreign Ministry has clarified that the invitation extended to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to serve as ‘Guest of Honor’ at Ghana’s ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Assistant Foreign Minister Lah-Adile Fired
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dismissed Atty. Evelyn Kou Lah-Adile as Assistant Minister for Legal Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affai ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 17, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates 70 Housing.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated 70 modern and affordable housing units, constituting Phase III of the NASSCORP Village Housing Esta ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
NPA Commences Training For Seafarers
The Management of the National Port Authority (NPA) has begun a week-long marine training to equip seafarers of the entity with knowledge in mand ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Red Cross Hails Broadcasters On World Radio Day
The Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS) has hailed the Liberian media for its numerous sacrifices in providing credible and lifesaving inf ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Aquaculture Farming Increases In Bong County
As small-scale fisheries and aquaculture farming are contributing to reducing unemployment in the country, Bong County is gradually becoming one ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
PUL Urges ‘Responsible Use’ Of Radio
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has called for the responsible use of radio in the country's search for sustainable development. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
WFP Official Confident Liberia Can End Hunger By 2030
The Country Representative of the World Food Programme (WFP) in Liberia, Mr. Bienvenue Djossa, has expressed optimism that Liberia can bring an e ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
GoL Wants Media Continue Professionalism
The Government of Liberia has called on the broadcast community to continue the good work of balance reporting and professionalism as it performs ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Criminal Courts Open For February....
Criminal Court “B” Judge S. Geevon Smith has charged judges of the First Judicial Circuit Court to ensure the effective conduct of their oper ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
UNESCO DG Wants World Challenges Tackled Thru Radio
The Director General of the UN Education Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Irina Bokovia, has called on the world to nurture the pow ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Min. Nagbe Nudges Reliable, Transparent Radios
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has called on radio personnel to use the platform in a reliable and transparent manner to foster a peacefu ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Chief Justice Wants 2017 Contestants Out Of Judiciary
Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor has reiterated his call on judges and judicial workers with interest in contesting the pending presidential and ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
ECOWAS Commends Pres. Sirleaf; Convenes Extraordinary Session
The Fourth Legislature of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament has convened its ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
AFL Personnel Not Politicians’ – Pres. Sirleaf
Personnel of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) are not politicians, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said, noting that the professional conten ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Africa’s Cities Population To Reach 1 Billion By 2040 - WB Report
The World Bank (WB) has reported that Africa’s urban population will double over the next 25 years, reaching 1 billion people by year 2040. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Senate Constitutes Independent Economic Review Panel
The Liberian Senate has constituted an independent Economic Review and Advisory Panel to research Liberia's economic conditions and make recommen ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
US$20m Needed For 2018 Population Census - LISGIS
The Director General of the Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS), Dr. Edward Liberty, has put the cost for the c ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
‘Gbarnga-Mendikorma Highway Critical To Sub-regional Trade’ - Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has restated that the Gbarnga-Mendikorma highway project will not only bring great relief to the people of North- ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Bomi Gets Presidential Kudos....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended the citizens and residents of Bomi County for their role in maintaining over a decade of peace in p ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates The Vatican On 88th Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations and sincere best wishes to His Holiness Pope Francis on the occasion markin ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Ghana Invites Pres. Sirleaf To 60th Independence Anniversary
The Ghanaian Government has invited President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is also Chairperson of ECOWAS Authority, to attend the official ceremoni ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf’s Longstanding Confidence Humbles Samukai
efense Minister Brownie J. Samukai has lauded President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for the continuous confidence reposed in him to serve as Minister o ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
Obasanjo Confident Of AFL's Professionalism
Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo says he is confident that the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) is a professional force that is being bui ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 15, 2017
AFL Performance Overwhelms....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extolled the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) for always rising to the occasion regardless of time, location, si ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Police Officer Suspended For Alleged Role In Motorcyclist’s Death
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has suspended for time indefinite Police Officer Jammel K. Roberts for his alleged role in the death of a motor ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
AFL Will Play ‘Limited Role’ In October Elections -Ziankahn
The Chief of Staff at the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), Major General Daniel Ziankahn has said the AFL will play a limited role in the October 2 ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Minister Wants Gender Equality In Security Sector
The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Madam Julia Duncan Cassel, is calling for gender sensitivity in the security sector of Li ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Nat’l Security Advisor Challenges AFL To Be Patriotic
National Security Advisor Dr. H. Boima Fahnbulleh has challenged members of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) to demonstrate patriotism at all ti ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
MIA Reinstates Suspended Chief In Bong
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has reinstated Mary Larteh as Paramount Chief of Jorquelleh Chiefdom in Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
‘If Funding Short, Stop Voter Registration’ - Brownell
The Chairman of Liberia for Change Movement (LCM), John Brownell, has warned that if the National Elections Commission (NEC) does not have the ne ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Judge Warns Drivers Against Alcohol, Drug Use
The Judge of the Traffic Court at the Temple of Justice, Cllr. Jomah Jallah, has warned judicial drivers against driving under the influence of d ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Educator Says Lack of Integrity Major Problem In Education Sector
The Superintendent of the Monrovia Consolidated School System (MCSS), Adolphus Benjamin Jacobs, has observed that lack of integrity is a major pr ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Police Ticketing Raises L$425k, US$4.4k In January
The Liberia National Police(LNP) Traffic Ticketing Section in January 2017 generated L$425,150 and US$4,479 from the issuance of tickets for traf ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
UNMIL Commits To Environmental Protection Efforts
The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has reiterated its commitment to contribute to efforts of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
ECC Official On Success Of 2017 VR Exercise
The General Secretary of the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC), Oscar Bloh, has said unless corrective measures are taken, the 2017 electora ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
“Stopping Corruption, Financing System Key To Development” -Tipoteh
Former Planning and Economic Affairs Minister Togba Nah Tipoteh has said “stopping corruption and putting more money into the (government) syst ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Leadership Strife Engulfs Chiefs, Elders Council
A resolution declaring a "vote of no confidence" in the current leadership of the National Council of Chiefs and Elders of Liberia has been submi ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Eyes Turning Solid Wastes Into Energy
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has stressed the need for initiatives that invest in turning solid waste into energy in the nation’s capital, M ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Liberian Leader Gets Invite To Speak In Spain March
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been officially invited to deliver the keynote address at this year’s Seminar on “Preventive Diplomacy” ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
WFP Suspends School Feeding In Nimba
The Coordinator of the World Food Program (WFP) for Nimba County has announced the UN agency has temporarily suspended its school feeding program ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
MOH, UNFPA Train Fistula Survivors In Bong
The Liberia Fistula Project at the Ministry of Health with support from the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) has graduated 13 fistula survivors from ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
LMC Head Wants Liberians Put Country First
The head of the Liberia for Change Movement (LMC), John Brownell, has asserted that now is the time for Liberians to put the interest of their co ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
LMC Head Wants Liberians Put Country First
The head of the Liberia for Change Movement (LMC), John Brownell, has asserted that now is the time for Liberians to put the interest of their co ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Court Detains Man, 33, For Alleged Power Theft
The Monrovia City Court has detained a 33-year-old man posing as an employee and manager responsible to issue meters to Liberia Electricity Corpo ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Slow Pace Of VR Frustrates Bong Residents
Several residents of Bong County have complained about the slow pace of the ongoing voter registration exercise in the county. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
High Court Slaps Prosecutors With US$300 Fine
The Supreme Court of Liberia has fined Montserrado County Attorney, Cllr. Darku Mulbah, and his team US$300 to be paid into government account wi ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Mamba Point Hotel “Defrauds” LEC Of Over US$1m – MD Sackor
The Mamba Point Hotel in Monrovia has allegedly defrauded the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) of over US$1 million through power theft over ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Police Officer Under Probe Over Death Of Man, 36
Police spokesman Sam Collins has disclosed that the Crime Services Department of the Liberia National Police (LNP) is investigating a homicide in ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Gov’t To Open 3 Service Centers In Western Liberia
The Ministry of Internal Affairs says it will this week open three County Service Centers (CSCs) in Western Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Ex-Nigerian Pres. Obasanjo To Address Armed Forces Day
Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo has been selected as the national orator for this year’s Armed Forces Day celebration on Saturday, ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 08, 2017
Cabinet Reviews State of Economy, Mandates Actions
The Liberian Cabinet has reviewed the current state of the economy with emphasis on the budget execution and its existing revenue performance. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
African Heads of State Commit To Advance Immunization
Heads of State from across Africa Tesday adopted a Declaration on Universal Access to Immunization in Africa, in which they endorsed the Addis De ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
30 Schools In 4 Counties To Be Ready August
Construction works on 30 schools in four counties to benefit peer pressure youths are expected to be completed in August, the Executive Director ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Former Bong College Prexy Pushes For 'Unity Conference'
The former President of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC), Dr. John Flomo, is proposing a county-level conference to unite citizens and re ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Prosecution Wants Judge Nuta Recusal
State Prosecutors have filed a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court against the Resident Judge of Criminal Court ‘C’, Korboi K. Nuta. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
ECC Concludes Training For VR Observers In Bong
The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) has completed the training of 24 voter registration observers in Gbarnga, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Man, 38, Charged For Misapplying US$5.8k Visa Funds
Thirty-eight-year-old Dalus George has been arrested and charged with “Theft of Property” for allegedly misapplying US$5,800 intended to proc ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Nimba Ex-Supt Zuagele Turns Over Gov’t Property To Successor
Former Nimba County Superintendent Fong Zuagele has turned over government property in his possession to the newly-appointed Superintendent, D. D ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
‘Women Cardinal To Agricultural Transformation,’ Says ADB Official
The Resident Representative of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Margaret Kilo, says unless government and partners put women first in the tra ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Medical Center To Offer Pregnant Women Free Service
A newly-opened medical center in Ganta, Nimba County has announced it will offer free service to pregnant women beginning February 1. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Marketers Seek Legislative Redress Over ‘Declining’ Business Climate
Marketers, street vendors and entrepreneurs, among others, Tuesday petitioned the National Legislature to address “the harsh economic condition ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
DEA Arrests Nigerian With US$50k Illegal Drugs
The Nimba County detachment of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has arrested a Nigerian national for being in possessing of and trading narcotic ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
3 Officials To Address PUL Forum On Voter Registration
Two officials of government and a civil society representative are expected to address the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) Intellectual Discourse Co ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
3 Die In SKT Fire Outbreak In Bong
The Bong County detachment of the Liberia National Fire Services (LNFS) has reported the death of three children in a fire outbreak Friday in Ser ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
ECC To Deploy Observers At Voter Registration Centers
The Election Coordinating Committee (ECC) in Monrovia has trained 100 observers to be deployed at 2,080 Voter Registration centers in the 73 elec ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Jungle James Camp Residents Protest NEC Decision
Over 8,000 residents of Jungle James Camp in Fuamah District, Bong County have threatened to boycott the upcoming national voter registration exe ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Brac Commits To Transforming Liberia's Agriculture Sector
The Country Representative of Brac-Liberia, Mainuddu Ahmed, has assured Liberians that the US$1.5 million given his entity will be wisely used to ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
ZOA Empowers About 1,500 Cassava Farmers In Bomi, Cape Mount
About 1,500 cassava farmers from Bomi and Grand Cape Mount counties have lauded ZOA for providing them training, equipment and funding, which imp ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Foreign Ministry Retires 17 Employees
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has honorably retired 17 employees who have attained the retirement benchmark age of 65 and above or the minimum ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
AUC Contributes US$50k To Bassa Community College
The African Union Commission (AUC) has contributed US$50,000 to procure furniture and office equipment for the Grand Bassa Community College (GBC ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
Labour Minister Named Chair of Minimum Wage Board
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has appointed Labour Minister Atty. Neto Zarzar Lighe as Chairman of the Minimum Wage Board of Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Feb 01, 2017
VP Boakai, Ohio Governor Discuss Agric, Education, Health
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai and the Governor of the State of Ohio in the U.S., John Richard Kasich, have held talks in Columbus covering a ra ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 31, 2017
‘Ruth Perry Was Outstanding Liberian, Great African Woman’ - Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has described the fallen former Chairperson of the Council of State, Ruth Sando Perry, as “an outstanding and g ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 31, 2017
AU 28th Summit Opens in Addis Ababa
The African Union (AU) Monday opened its 28th Ordinary Summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, with several heads of state and government, i ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 31, 2017
AU, UN Honor Pres. Sirleaf, ECOWAS
The African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) have bestowed honor and praises on the Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
PUL Slates Memorial Service For Late Journalists Sunday
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) will hold a memorial service in honor of its members and other journalists who died in 2016. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Reforming Liberia’s Public Admin Remains A Challenge – Nyemah
The Director General of the Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA), Oblayon B. Nyemah, has said despite the increasing number of gradu ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Rural Power Critical For Liberia’s Development - Prof. Alfaro
An Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan in the U.S.A., Dr. Jose Alfaro, has observed that rural electrification of Liberia is critic ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Neufville Vouches For ‘Strong Institutions, Not Strong Men’
Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Rufus Neufville wants Liberians to muster the courage and will to build strong institutions, rather than strong ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Doe Administrative District Commissioner Cries ‘Neglect’
The Commissioner of Doe Administrative District in Nimba County has frowned on the county authorities for the ‘total neglect’ of the distric ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
‘Respect For Leaders Key To Progress’ – Dr. Freeman
Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Dr. Nancy T. Freeman has called on Liberians to respect those in national leadership if the country must go forw ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Neufville Cautions Electorates To Fully Quiz Candidates
Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Rufus Neufville has described the October 2017 presidential and general elections as a critical exercise in whic ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Urey Puts Politicians On Guard
The Chairman of the Forum for Societal Change, Clemenceau B. Urey, has notified politicians that Liberians will no longer serve as mere spectator ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
IAA Report Entangles Representatives In Bong College Probe
An Internal Audit Agency (IAA) report on the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) has shown how some members of the House of Representatives esta ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Negbalee Warner Says “Governance Is Everybody's Business”
The Dean of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia, Cllr. Negbalee Warner, has admonished Liberians to always know th ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 30, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Assures ECOWAS Court....
The Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf assured the ECOWAS Community Court of her sup ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Police Launch Manhunt For Five ‘Armed Robbers’
The Liberia National Police has launched a massive manhunt for five alleged armed robbers reported to be armed and dangerous. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Group Deploys Monitors Nationwide To Assist Ebola Survivors
The Ebola Survivors Network Liberia (ESNL) has deployed medical monitors in the 15 counties to ensure that survivors of the deadly disease have a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
NEC Qualifies 9 For Lofa By-Election
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has qualified nine candidates to participate in the Lofa County District #1 by-election slated for Febru ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Court Jails 3 On Alleged US$73.5k Theft Charge
The Monrovia City Court has imprisoned three persons for allegedly stealing US$73,566 from the Cavalla Rubber Corporation intended to register th ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Women Group Holds 3-Day Workshop In River Gee
The Southeastern Women Development Association (SEWODA), which groups women in Grand Kru, Maryland and River Gee Counties, has held a three-day w ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Health Ministry Launches Free Medical Support For Ebola Survivors
Deputy Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah has launched a program to provide clinical guidance and free medical support for an estimated 5,000 Ebola ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Guinean Speaker Welcomes Move To Set Up Mano River Parliament
The Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Guinea, Claude Kory Kondiano, has welcomed the move by the leadership of the House of Representa ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Piah Says Pres. Sirleaf’s Speech “Inspiring, Honest, Truthful”
Presidential Press Secretary Jerolinmik Piah has described President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s State of the Nation address as “inspiring, hones ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates India On 68th Republic Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Republic of India on the occasion marki ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Confirmed Keynote Speaker At 2017 Tana Forum
The Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa Secretariat Wednesday announced that the President of the Republic of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirl ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Liberia Declares National Mourning For late Ruth Perry
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has declared a nationwide period of mourning as a mark of last respect and tribute to the late former Chairperson ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds Legislature For Passing Over 400 Acts
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded the leadership and members of the 53rd National Legislature for passing over 400 Acts covering many as ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Police Nab Suspected Killer Of ‘Money Changer’ In Monrovia
Police have arrested and charged the suspected killer of a money exchanger in Sinkor. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
MRU Parliament Concept ‘Excellent’ – VP Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has described the idea of forming a Mano River Parliament as an excellent undertaking and emphasized that it is a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf To Submit Several Bills To Legislature
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told members of the National Legislature that as they commence their sixth and final session, she will be sub ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Confident Of Economic Rebound
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed optimism that Liberia's economy will return to a trajectory of positive growth as a result of sever ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Proposes Tax Regime To Enhance Growth
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said revamping Liberia's economy to ensure growth and sustainable development will require a high level of ta ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Mt. Coffee Hydro Completion Major Achievement - Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has described the commissioning of the Mount Coffee Hydro Power Plant as a major achievement in power expansion f ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Raps On Infrastructure Development
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said government has come a long way in reaching its infrastructure development goals amidst numerous challeng ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Announces Relief Measures For Citizens
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has announced several relief measures aimed at alleviating the economic burden facing the citizenry. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 26, 2017
“Accounting For Our Stewardship” – Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has used this year’s annual message to account for her stewardship after taking over the mantle of authority as ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Ex-Minister Kpadeh Lambasts CDC’s ‘Gansterism’
The National Secretary General of the Movement to Support Boakai for the 2017 Presidential Election, Robert Kpadeh, has termed a recent act by m ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Sulunteh Gets Cheers For Diplomatic Service
Several Liberians are commending Mr. Jeremiah Sulunteh for his leadership role during his tenure as Liberia’s Ambassador to the United States o ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Jorquelleh Citizens Petition Dismissed Gbarnga Mayor
The former Mayor of Gbarnga, Josiah Marvin Cole, has accepted a petition from a group of citizens and residents of Electoral District #3 in Bong ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Pastor Arrested For Allegedly Raping Girl, 13, In Ganta
Police in Ganta, Nimba County have arrested a Pastor for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl in the Royal Community. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
CSA Ends 4-Day Working Group Workshop In Ganta
The Civil Service Agency (CSA) has conducted a four-day technical working group workshop in Ganta City, Nimba County in an effort to decentraliz ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
SMILE Liberia Provides Cash, School Materials To 150 Students
SMILE Liberia International, an education promotion group, has mobilized resources to provide educational support to 150 students in Grand Bassa ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
China Union CEO Vows Continued Engagement With Liberians
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of China Union Investment in Bong Mines, Lee Zhi Xiang, has reaffirmed his company’s commitment to remain ful ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Sen. Johnson Blames Lawmakers....
Bomi County Senator Sando Johnson says the Legislature is responsible for the hike in charges on phone calls, not the cell phone companies. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
U.S. Envoy Shares Experience With Foreign Service Grads
U.S. Ambassador to Liberia, Ms. Christine Elder, has been sharing with graduates of Liberia’s Foreign Service Institute (FSI) ways which, she s ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
FM Kamara On Attributes Of Diplomats
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara says scholars of international relations and diplomacy must develop the attribute of adaptability, versatility ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
VP Boakai Commends CSI For Mission To Liberia
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has hailed Children Surgery International (CSI) for its successful surgical mission that transformed the lives of ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Calls For Forum On 2017 Forum
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is calling for a two-day electoral forum with all registered political parties and independent presidential candi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Craves ‘Collective Spirit’...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called for a collective spirit among the three branches of the government to confront the vestiges of the pas ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Ex-LBDI Employee Detained For “Stealing” US$399.2k
A former employee of the Liberia Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI), Philip Chea, has been detained for allegedly stealing US$399,231.21 ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
MRU Youth MP Prods Bong Youths To Register To Vote
A Bong County parliamentarian to the Mano River Union Youth Parliament has launched a campaign in the county to encourage young people to obtain ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Community Health Critical To Universal Access – USAID Boss
The Mission Director of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USIAD), Anthony Chan, has said Community Health plays a critical role in E ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
NPP Inducts Senator Taylor As Standard...
Bong County Senator Jewel Howard Taylor has been officially inducted as Standard Bearer of the National Patriotic Party (NPP). ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Media Group Honors LACE Executive Director
A group called “Media Against Stigma and Discrimination” under the auspices of Africa Media Network has honored the Executive Director of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Bong CSC Raises L$2m For Government
The County Service Center (CSC) in Gbarnga, Bong County has raised over L$2 million in the last eight months in support of the national budget, ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
LRA Applauds MACs For Contribution To National Budget
Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) Commissioner for Domestic Tax, Darlingston Talery, has applauded revenue-collecting government Ministries, Agenci ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Ministry Of State Probes Payment Of Salary To Ex-Officials
The Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs is currently reviewing an Internal Audit Agency’s Report on Presidential Appointees Payment to v ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
Boakai Urges Liberians To ‘Inspire Each...
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has challenged Liberians to serve as inspiration to each other to register to vote in the ensuing October Preside ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
‘UP Giving Best Stewardship In Liberia,’ says Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has declared that no government has done as much as the Unity Party (UP) administration in service to the Liberia ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 23, 2017
LADA Augments LEAD's Support To Farmers
The USAID Feed the Future, Liberia Agribusiness Development Agency (FtF LADA) has signed a partnership agreement of US$50,000 with the Liberia En ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
Another U.K -Based Liberian Group Supports Boakai’s Bid
Liberians in the United Kingdom under the banner, "The Liberian UK-Diaspora Advocates for Boakai as President," have pledged their support to the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
‘Voter Registration Fundamental Pillar Of Democracy’ - VP Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has called on members of the House of Representatives and Senate to encourage residents in their districts and co ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
Finance Min. Kamara Alerts Pres. Sirleaf On Alleged Improprieties
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been briefed by Finance Minister Boima Kamara about alleged financial improprieties at the Ministry of Financ ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
LBDI, Phebe Hospital Partner To Purchase Generator
The Liberia Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI) in collaboration with the administration of Phebe Hospital in Bong County has purchased a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
NAYMOTE Launches Platform On Youth Role In 2017 Polls
The National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE), a local non-profit group, has launched a social media platform to mobilize young ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
NBC, USAID, LAVI Initiate Dialogues On Concession Areas
The National Bureau of Concessions (NBC) will shortly commence a series of dialogues in several concession affected communities across the countr ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
CSOs Call For Speedy Passage Of Land Rights Act
Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Liberia have called on government, the donor community and incoming Land Authority Commissioners to take t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
MoH, Partners Review National Public Health Law
The Ministry of Health (MoH) and its partners are in Gbarnga, Bong County reviewing the National Public Health Law (NPHL) to ensure compatibility ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
LNP Records 1,789 Accident Cases In 2016
Statistics released by the Liberia National Police (LNP) has put the total number of accidents in Liberia during 2016 at 1,789. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
Most Hospitals, Clinics Lack Electricity, Equipment - Report
A high proportion of healthcare facilities in the country do not have electricity, improved water sources, computers with internet and communicat ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
Health Minister Wants Diagnostic Equipment At Health Centers
Health Minister Dr. Bernice Dahn has called for the installation of diagnostic equipment at healthcare facilities in the country to build the re ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017
Man, 40, Jailed For Alleged Rape
A forty-year-old man has been sent to jail by the Monrovia City Court for allegedly raping a thirteen-year-old girl in the Gardnersville area. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Bong Police Alerts Citizens on 'Counterfeit' U.S. Dollars
Bong County Police Commander Fredrick Nepay has warned business people in the county to beware of counterfeit U.S. dollars reportedly flooding th ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Sen. Wesseh Roots For More Females.....
River Gee County Senator Conmany Wesseh is calling on political parties to permit more women candidates to contest on their tickets in the Octobe ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
LTA Donates US$130k Electronic Hardware To Judiciary
In an effort to enhance the effectiveness of the justice system, particularly at Commercial Courts, the Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
EU Envoy On Decentralization Progress
European Union (EU) Ambassador to Liberia, Tiina Intelmann, has lauded the progress made under the Liberia Decentralization Support Program, term ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
House Accuses Lonestar Of Deception Over ‘Free Call’ Promotion
The House of Representatives has expressed dissatisfaction over the abolition of the popular "three-day free call promotion," by Lonestar Cell MT ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
VP Boakai Wants Africans Cultivate Spirit Of Commitment
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has called for a new spirit of investment and commitment in which Africans will look inside the continent for the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Accepts PPCC Board Chair’s Resignation
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has accepted the resignation of the Board Chairman of the Public Procurement and Concessions Commission (PPCC), P ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
A commentary by the Liberia News Agency (LINA) Why, Jammeh, Why?
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Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Charity To Extend Teen Services To 4 Counties
The international charity Young-Life, a non-profit organization in Monrovia, has disclosed plans to extend its services to four counties in July ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Most Health Facilities Provide Family Planning Services - MoH Report
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has reported that 88 percent of health facilities in Liberia provide family planning services. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Court Detains Boy,19, On Murder Charges
The Monrovia City Court has detained a 19-year-old boy linked to the killing of 20-year-old Fickee Suah on 9th Street in the Monrovia suburb of S ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Confucius Institute Boosts Sino-Liberia Ties - Chinese Diplomat
The Charge d’Affaires of the Chinese Embassy near Monrovia has said the Confucius Institute (CI) at the University of Liberia has made signific ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Bong College Resumes Classes After Student Protest
The administration of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) has announced the resumption of classes following a student protest that paralyzed ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
Group Reviews Potential Reforms To Liberian Economy
A group comprising Liberian and U.S. officials has reviewed and discussed potential reforms aimed at strengthening macroeconomic fundamentals and ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 18, 2017
U.S.-Liberia Ties Unfazed By Change In Gov’t - US Official
Relations between the United States and Liberia will continue to be further strengthened, irrespective of change in the U.S. or Liberian Governme ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Lighe Raps On ECOWAS Biometric Work Permit
The Ministry of Labor is to enumerate all non-Liberian ECOWAS citizens operating in the informal sector to be transitioned into the formal secto ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
ECOWAS Stresses Women’s Rights - Ajisomo
The Special Representative of the ECOWAS President in Liberia has disclosed that the maiden celebration of ECOWAS Human Rights Day places emphasi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
INCHR Chair Lauds ECOWAS Leaders Over Rights Day
The acting Chairman of the Independent National Commission on Human Rights of Liberia has disclosed that human rights organizations in the sub-re ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
‘ECOWAS Day Is Renewed Dedication....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the celebration of ECOWAS Human Rights Day is a demonstration of the authorities’ renewed dedication and ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Pres. Sireaf Tells Jammeh: “ECOWAS....
Liberian President and Chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has re-emphasized that the p ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Registrar Wants Adults Issued Birth Certificates
Bong County Birth Registrar Philip M. McKay is calling on government to grant County Service Centers (CSCs) the authority to issue birth certifi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
House Maid Saves Baby From Kidnap
Barely a week after the alleged murder of 18-year-old Siah Princess Tamba in Buchanan, a one-year six-month-old child has escaped an attempted ki ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Supt. Sheriff Cautions Protesting BCTC Students
Bong County Development Superintendent Anthony Sheriff is cautioning students of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) to express their grieva ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Min. Tokpa Urges Bong Citizens To Obtain Voter Cards
Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Flomo Tokpa is calling on eligible voters of Bong County to obtain their voter cards during the 2017 regis ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
LEC Official Speaks On New Georgia Fire Outbreak
An official of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has said it “extremely premature” for the public to blame the corporation for a rece ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Bong CSC Raises Over L$2m In 8 Months
The Coordinator of the Bong County Service Center (CSC) in Gbarnga, Jefferson Gbaryan, has disclosed that the entity has collected L$2,198,326 si ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Bassa Electoral District 2 Petitions Cassel To Seek House Seat
Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan-Cassel has been petitioned by some citizens of Electoral District #3 in Grand Ba ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Liberia To Observe ECOWAS Human Rights Day Monday
The Independent National Commission on Human Rights (INCHR) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will on Monday, January 16 ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Deputy Defense Minister Extols Ghanaian Armed Forces
Deputy Defence Minister Joseph F. Johnson has extolled the Armed Forces of Ghana for its numerous contributions towards the peace and stability t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Aspirant Lauds Pres. Sirleaf For Freeing 4 Grand Gedean Convicts
A Representative aspirant of Konobo Electoral District #2 in Grand Gedeh County, Willie M. Dweh, has lauded President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for g ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Names Local Officials in 3 Counties
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed local government officials in Grand Gedeh, Bong and Gbarpolu counties. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 17, 2017
Pres. Siirleaf Makes New Appointments In Gov’t
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made several appointments in government affecting the Ministries of Finance, Information, Agriculture, as wel ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Prosecution 4th Witness Testifies In Darlington George Case
Prosecution 4th witness in person of Monroe Dennis, an investigator of the Liberia National Police (LNP), Thursday gave clarity on how defendants ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
450 More Homes Get LEC Expansion Services
The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) under its expansion project recently connected 450 additional homes in Montserrado County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
‘Service To The People In Full Swing’ - Tokpa
Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Flomo Tokpa has said the implementation of the three components of the National Policy on Decentralization ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
MOE Sets Deadline For WAEC Registration
The Ministry of Education (MoE) has said the registration deadline for the 2017 West African Examination Council (WAEC) exams is January 14. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Peace Ambassador Tolbert Harps On Achievements
Liberia’s Peace Ambassador, William R. Tolbert III, has disclosed that his office has been working with the U.N. mission and other stakeholders ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Bong Citizens Hail Tokpa For Market Construction
Citizens of Suakoko Town in Bong County are commending Internal Affairs Minister Henrique Tokpa for the ongoing construction of a modern market f ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
MOE Suspends Bong County Education Officer
The Ministry of Education has suspended Bong County Education Officer Edward Kpulun for one month without pay. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
“Say No To Violence”, Amb. Tolbert Urges Liberians
Liberia Peace Ambassador William R. Tolbert III, has urged Liberians to “say no to violence to enhance a peaceful electoral process” in Octob ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Miss Liberia Vows To Make ‘Great Difference’
The winner of the 2016/2017 ‘Miss Liberia’ Queen contest, Wokie Dolo, has promised to be “an icon of change,” promising to make a distinc ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Min. Smith On Liberia’s Regional Political Leadership Role
Assistant Information Minister Wellington Geevon Smith has said President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s role in ECOWAS has set Liberia on a path to r ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Deplorable Road In Southeast Tops Senate Constituency Report
The appalling condition of roads leading to the Southeast of Liberia has raised eyebrows as several members of the Liberian Senate hailing from t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Gov’t Announces Death Of Ex-Council Of State Chair Perry
The Liberian Government has announced with profound regrets the death in her 77th year of Madam Ruth Sando Fahnbulleh Perry, former chair of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Laffor For CAF Medal
Liberia’s Chief Patron of Sports, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated South Africa-based Anthony Snoti Laffor, the first Liberian ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
PUL Prexy Regrets Journalist Kerkula’s Death
The President of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), Charles Coffey, has expressed regrets over the untimely death of veteran Liberian journalist a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
Margibi CSC Raises US$104k In 8 Months
The Superintendent of Margibi County, John Buway, has disclosed that the County Service Center (CSC) raised over US$104,000 in revenue from Apri ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
Prexy Gono Wants Nimba College Granted Full Degree Status
The President of the Nimba County Community College (NCCC), Dr. Yah Gono, is calling on the Government of Liberia to consider elevating the colle ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
BCTC Students Demand Appointment Of New President
Students of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) in Gbarnga Wednesday stormed their campus demanding the appointment of a new president for t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
Health Authorities On Access To Timely Medical Care
A Ministry of Health 2016 Service Availability and Readiness Assessment (SARA) report has revealed that timely access to safe medical care remain ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
PUL Welcomes Proposal To Be In National Budget
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has welcomed the proposal by House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay for inclusion of the Liberian media in the 2017/2018 ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
Foreign Minister Kamara Applauds U.S. Support To Liberia
Liberia’s foreign minister Marjon V. Kamara says the Government and people of Liberia are grateful to the Government and people of the United S ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
House Ratified 80 Legislations During 5th Session - Speaker
The House of Representatives during the 5th session of the 53rd Legislature ratified a total of 80 legislations, House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay ha ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
Speaker Explains Reasons For Legislative Continuity
Upon his ascendancy to the post of Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emmanuel Nuquay outlined in his leadership platform the need for legi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 12, 2017
LIBTELCO Boss Quits in Amidst Corruption Allegations
The managing director of the Liberia Telecommunications Corporation (LIBTELCO), Mr. Sebastian Muah, has resigned. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Man, 26, Detained For Link To US$10k Counterfeit
The Monrovia City Court at the Temple of Justice has ordered the detention at the Monrovia Central Prison a 27-year-old man for allegedly possess ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
PUL Opens Book Of Condolence For Kerkula
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) will open a Book of Condolence in remembrance of journalist Martin Kerkula, Sr at its head office on Wednesday, ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Nimba Dev. Supt. Urges Youth To Eschew Violence
Nimba County Assistant Superintendent for Development, Dorr Cooper, has cautioned youth of the county against taking the law into their hands by ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Gov’t Pays US$34k To 20 AFL Widows, Widowers
The Government of Liberia has paid to 20 family members US$34,000 as benefits for the loss of their spouses who died in active service in the Arm ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
More CSCs Ready For Service Delivery- Sirleaf
Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf has revealed that the County Service Centers (CSCs) in Bomi, Gbarpolu, and Grand Cape Mount count ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
ECC To Deploy ‘Long Term’ Observers At Voting Precincts
The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) in Monrovia has developed a strategic plan to deploy long-term observers at the various polling precin ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Buchanan City Gets Pipe-borne Water Again
Grand Bassa County Superintendent Levi Demmah says residents of Buchanan City and its environs are now benefiting from pipe-borne water supplied ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Police Nab Suspected Killer Of Siah Tamba In Buchanan
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has arrested and charged Sherman Momo of Buchanan, Grand Bassa County for allegedly killing Siah Tamba in Bucha ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
World Bank Pledges Support To YOP
World Bank Country Representative Larisa Leshchenko has pledged the institution’s support to government’s Youth Opportunities Project (YOP) a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Court Grants Shannon Motion For Inclusion In US$1.5m Bond
The Judge of Criminal Court “C”, Yamie Q. Gbeisay, has granted co-defendant Eugene Shannon’s motion to be included in the US$1.5 millon bon ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Legislature To Propose Funding For PUL Headquarters
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emmanuel Nuquay, has disclosed that the Legislature is proposing the inclusion of the Liberian media ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
VP Boakai Wants YOP Focus On Rural Areas
Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has called on those implementing government’s Youth Opportunity Project (YOP) to concentrate a significant ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
VP Boakai Urges Civil Obedience....
As the 53rd National Legislature commenced its 6th and final session on Capitol Hill, Vice President Joseph Boakai has petitioned members of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Leads ECOWAS Team To 2nd Banjul Meeting Wednesday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will again lead a top-level delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to The Gambia on ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
World Bank Official Urges GOL To Focus On Youth Employment
World Bank Country Representative Larisa Leshchenko has said the best way to provide social protection for the population is for the government t ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
15,000 Youths To Benefit From “Opportunity Project” Under LACE
The Liberia Agency for Community Empowerment (LACE) and its partners have designed an “opportunity project” to improve income-generation of a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
USAID To Pave 5 Streets In Gbarnga
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will on January 15 begin the pavement of five major streets in Gbarnga City in Bon ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Police Arrest 15 Over Buchanan Riot
Police have arrested 15 persons in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County for their alleged involvement in a riot sparked off by the mysterious death of a ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
China Union Lays Off 104 More Workers
China Union iron ore mining company has laid off an additional 104 employees in Fuamah District, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
MICAT Begins Annual Media Registration For 2017
The Communication Bureau at the Ministry of Information, Cultural Affairs and Tourism (MICAT) has announced the start of the annual regulatory re ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
EU Gives 35m Euros To Agric, Accountability In Liberia
The European Union (EU) has announced that it will provide 35 million Euros in support of agricultural development and the General Auditing Commi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Thousands Of Nimba Women Pledge To Support VP Boakai
Thousands of women in Nimba County under the banner Patriotic Nimbaians Movement for Boakai (PANIMBO) have pledged their unflinching support for ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Minister Nagbe Keen On Institutional Collaboration
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe is calling for intra-regional collaboration of institutions on the African continent and the West African ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
LINA, NAN Sign Cooperation MOU
The Liberia News Agency (LINA) and the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Monday signed a “Memorandum of Understanding” intended to enhance coopera ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
53rd Legislature Commences Final Sitting
The National Legislature Monday began the 6th and Final Session of the 53rd Legislature in keeping with Article 32(a) of the Constitution of Libe ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Speaker Nuquay Nudges Coordination.....
House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay has re-emphasized the need for proper coordination among the three branches of government, terming it as "the way f ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
ECOWAS Closely Monitoring....
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is closely monitoring the situation in The Gambia ahead of the planned inauguration of Pre ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Envoy Brown Presents Letters Of Credence To Cuban Gov’t
Liberia’s Ambassador to the Republic of Cuba, Mr. Lewis G. Brown, II, has presented his Letters of Credence to the Cuban Government. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Third U.S., Liberia Dialogue Starts January 10 In Washington
Foreign Minister Marjon V. Kamara, at the head of a high-level delegation, is in Washington, D.C., to attend the Third US-Liberia Partnership Dia ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 11, 2017
Pres. Sitleaf Raps On Ancient Ghana
The Chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has told Ghanaians tha ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Gender Ministry, MCC Embark On Street Child Campaign
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) in partnership with the Monrovia City Cooperation (MCC) has embarked on a campaign ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Improved Emergency Obstetric, Newborn Care Will Reduce Mortality - MOH
A Ministry of Health (MOH) report has said the improvement of emergency obstetric and newborn care will reduce the maternal and newborn mortality ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Court Sentences Man, 38, To Life For Stabbing Friend To Death
The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “A” at the Temple of in Monrovia, Roosevelt Willie, has sentenced a 38-year-old man to life imprisonmen ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
LNP Raised LD$2.68m, US$27.1k From Ticketing In 2016 - Spokesman
The Ticketing Section of the Liberia National Police (LNP) generated L$2,688,765 and US$27,184.50 from the issuance of tickets to traffic violato ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Human Resource Key To Service Delivery In Health Sector - Report
Human resource for health is one of the key sector components for service delivery and health investment inputs, a Service Availability and Readi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Accused Saytumah Files US$125k Bond
A day following his indictment by the Government of Liberia, co-defendant Morris Saytumah has filed a US$125,000 Criminal Appearance Bond with th ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
LIBTELCO Boss Complains “FrontPage” Publisher to Pres. Sirleaf
The Managing Director of the Liberia Telecommunications Corporation (LIBTELCO), Mr. Sebastian Muah, has denied claims by the FrontPage Africa new ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds Outgoing Swedish Envoy
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Lena Nordström for the many accomplishments during her tenure ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 09, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Off To Ghana For Akufo-Addo’s Inauguration
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country for Accra, Ghana to participate in the inauguration of President-elect Nana Ado Dankwa A ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Judge To Give Final Ruling In Murder Case Friday
The Judge of Criminal Court ‘’ A” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Roosevelt Willie, will on Friday, January 6, hand down the final ru ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Bong Citizens Want NEC Create More Awareness
Citizens of Bong County have called on the National Elections Commission to intensify its civic voter education to enable Liberians properly un ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
MOH Vows To Restore Safe Health Services
The Ministry of Health has vowed to ensure and accelerate the recruitment and retention of a needs-based public sector health workforce to restor ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Lutheran Bishop Says Church Transforming School System
Lutheran Bishop Dr. D. Jensen Seinkulo says the church's school system is undergoing transformation to further improve the quality of education b ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Court Fines LBDI U$300 For Delayed Response
For failing to adhere to a 72-hour deadline of Criminal Court “C”, the management of the Liberia Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI) h ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
MoL Wants Foreign Workers Get Permission Before Entry Visas
The Ministry of Labour (MoL) has announced that effective January 15, employers or employment entities bringing foreign workers or expatriates wi ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
NEC Opens Nominations For Lofa By-Election
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has opened nominations for the Lofa County District#1 by-election. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Swedish Envoy Nordström Ends Tour of Duty
Swedish Ambassador Lena Nordström has ended her tour of duty in Liberia and will depart the country on Tuesday, January 10. ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Pres. Sirleaf Extends Suspension Of Tariff On Agric Supplies
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. 81, extending the suspension of tariff on agricultural equipment, live animals for ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Govt’ Shuts 3 Gambian Radios
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the arbitrary closure of three radio stations by the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) just two we ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Court Orders Re-Arrest Of “Fake” Land Dealer
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Gbeisay has ordered the re-arrest of defendant Charles Coker for allegedly stealing US$9,800 from private pros ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Man, 48,Gets 25-Years For Murdering Businesswoman
The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “A” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Judge Roosevelt Willie, Tuesday sentenced a 48-year- old man ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Charity Donates To Phebe, Dunbar Hospitals
The British charity, Maternal and Child Health International (MCHI), has donated a consignment of medical supplies and equipment to the Phebe and ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
Police Raid ‘Criminal’ Dens In Gbarnga
Police in the City of Gbarnga in Central Liberia have raided several ‘ghettos and criminal hideouts’ with a number of suspected persons round ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
UP Chair Vows To ‘Sweep Nimba Politically’
Unity Party newly-elected Chairman for Nimba County, businessman-turned-politician Pharies Dekpah has vowed to politically sweep the county in fa ...more
Date Uploaded: Jan 05, 2017
New UN SG Wants Global Resolution To “Make Peace First”
The new Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres , who assumed duty on January 1, says one question weighing heavily on his hear ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Businessman Nudges Gov’t To Invest More In Education
Liberian businessman Prince Howard is calling on the government of Liberia to invest more in the country's education sector. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Nimba Citizens Want More Awareness Ahead Of 2017 Polls
Several citizens of Nimba County have called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to intensify its civic voter education to enable Liberian ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Organizers Of “Miss Liberia” Blame Change Of Venue On Low Budget
Organizers of the 2016/2017 Miss Liberia Beauty Pageant have said hosting this year’s event at the Destiny Entertainment Center on the Capitol ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
MoE Supports Nimba Students Demotion, Says REO
The Regional Education Officer (REO) of Education Region 2 says the Ministry of Education is in full support of the recent demotion of delinquent ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Min. Sirleaf Challenges Liberians To Own CSCs
Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf is challenging citizens to take ownership of County Service Centers (CSCs) being constructed in t ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Gov’t, Banks Produce Evidence In Sable Mining Bribery Case
In keeping with a ten-day ultimatum issued by Criminal Court “C”, State prosecutors have submitted 93 pieces of documentary evidence to the C ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
New WFP Boss Presents Letters To Foreign Minister Kamara
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has a new country director and Resident Representative in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Grand Bassa District #2 Gets First-Ever Radio Station
Grand Bassa County Electoral District #2 was a scene of jubilation when hundreds of citizens turned out to witness the dedication of a radio stat ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
LRA Lauds Local Bank For Revenue Fraud Alert
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has applauded the International Bank Liberia Limited (IBLL) for its timely coordinated alert that uncovered a ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
WHO Reports Effectiveness Of First Vaccine Against Ebola
The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the effectiveness of the clinical trials of the first vaccine against Ebola, the outbreak of wh ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
‘2016 Year of Absolute Fulfillment, Deliverables’ - Officials
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe and Presidential Press Secretary Jerolinmek Piah have termed 2016 as ‘the year of absolute fulfillment a ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
UNMIL To Scale Down Forces To 744 Personnel
The UN Security Council has agreed to reduce the strength of security forces serving in the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) to a ceiling of 744 mi ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
President Sirleaf Consoles Russian Federation
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to her Russian counterpart, Mr. Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 30, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Pats AFL For Preparedness To Meet Challenges
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commended members of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) for their commitment and preparedness to serve the nat ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Bassa District #4 To Benefit From High School In 2017
After many years without a high school, Statutory District #4 in Grand Bassa County is to benefit from a modern secondary school with a teachers ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Court Denies Armed Robbery Convict Treatment Abroad
The Criminal Court “D” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia has denied a motion for consideration for convict Frederick Walker to seek treatm ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
BRAC Launches 2-Year Project To Support Poor, Food Security
As its support to the Liberian government’s Poverty Reduction Strategy and food security, the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) has ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Gov’t Earmarks US$10m To Empower Over 15, 000 Youths
The Ministry of Youth and Sports has set aside US$10 million to empower more than 15, 000 youths from across the 15 counties under its Youth Oppo ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Finance Minister Says Economy Embodies Potential For Recovery
Amidst the slow down and shocks being experienced by the Liberian economy, Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima Kamara has assured Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
ALCOD Names VP Boakai ‘Person Of The Year 2016’
The All-Liberian Conference on Dual Citizenship (ALCOD), representing over 500,000 Liberians in the Diaspora, has resolved to name Vice President ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Directs Bong College President Reinstatement
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has directed the Board of Trustees of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) to reinstate the suspended preside ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Six Senior Gov’t Officials Get Commissioned
Six senior government officials recently confirmed by the Liberian Senate have been commissioned by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Visits Late VP Moniba’s....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has visited the family of the late Vice President Dr. Harry Fumba Moniba to console them ahead of his reburial ex ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Phebe Nursing Program Appeals For Financial Assistance
The Administration of Phebe Hospital has alarmed that it is experiencing financial difficulties in maintaining its free Para-Medical Training Pro ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
NEC targeting 2.5 million Voters For Registration
The Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Jerome G. Korkoya, has disclosed that NEC is targeting 2.5 million eligible Liberians to ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Gov’t Reaffirms Support To Bong Girls' Hostel
Gender Minister Julia Duncan-Cassel says government remains committed to providing support to the William Richard Tolbert High School Girls Hoste ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Top Liberian Artist Wants Arts, Culture Taught In Schools
The Executive Director of “Child Art Liberia” in Monrovia,. Fato Whremongar, has recommended the teaching of arts and culture in schools to e ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Court Reserves Ruling In Sherman’s Alleged Bribery Case
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Gbeisay has reserved ruling in a motion calling for the dismissal and quashing of charges brought against Gran ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
"Education An Opportunity To Serve Your Nation," VP Boakai
Vice President Joseph Boakai has called on graduates of the Grand Gedeh County Community College (GGCCC) to relish the noble act of service to co ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
VP Boakai Calls For Unity To Achieve....
Vice President Joseph Boakai has called on Liberians at home and abroad to unite and work together to build Liberia as the nation transitions fro ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Outgoing Ghanaian Leader Has “Great Faith” In ECOWAS Future
Outgoing Ghanaian President John Mahama has expressed “great faith” in ECOWAS, noting that with the political will leaders are demonstrating ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
ECOWAS Urges Economic Reforms In Member States
The Authority of Heads of State and government of ECOWAS has urged Member States to initiate structural reforms and take economic and financial s ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
ECOWAS Leaders Move On Gambia, Mali, Bissau Imbroglios
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has called on Gambian President Yahja Jammeh to accept the result of the December 1 polls ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 21, 2016
Liberia To Get ECOWAS Prop For 2017 Polls
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has directed the ECOWAS Commission to provide the necessary assistance to Liberia in confo ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
Over 1,200 Law Enforcement Officers Train In First Aid
Nearly 1,250 law enforcement and fire service officers have trained in basic first aid this year with the help of the Liberian National Red Cros ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
LRA Freeport Offices Still Open
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) says its Freeport of Monrovia and all customs and tax offices across the country remain opened to the public ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
Malaria Program Recommends Doses For Pregnant Women
The National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) has recommended at least two plus doses of Intermittent PreventiveTreatment (IPT) for women during pr ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
MCC Proud To Contribute To Liberia’s Hydro Project - Lee
The Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), Nancy Lee, says she is proud that as part of its $257 mi ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
‘World Anticipates Smooth Transition In Liberia,’ Swedish Envoy
“The world is anticipating a very smooth electoral and transition process in Liberia,” Swedish Ambassador Lena Nordstrom has said. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
West Africa Suffers Negative Impact Of Global Economic Shocks
The ECOWAS Commission President, Mr. Marcel A. de Souza, has said in 2016, the sub-region experienced the negative impact of the international ec ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Applauds Outgoing Mahama On Peaceful Polls In Ghana
Liberian President and Chairperson of ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has congratulated the Government ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
77th ECOWAS Council of Ministers Meeting Ends On High Note
The Chair of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Liberia’s Foreign Minister has thanked her colleagues for the high level of engagement, candid an ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 19, 2016
ECOWAS Leaders Hold 50th Ordinary.....
The 50th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government opened Saturday in Abuja, Nigeria with Liberian President Elle ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
AJUR Elects New Officers
The Association of Judicial Reporters (AJUR) has elected a new corps of offices to steer the affairs of the institution for the next three years. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Liberia's Maternal, New Born Indicators Gradually Improving
Liberia's maternal and new born indicators are gradually improving with an increase in institutional deliveries from 43.8 percent to 47.6 percent ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Scholarship Donors In Huge Arrears With BCTC - Prexy
The Head of the Interim Management Team of the Bong County Technical College (BCTC) in Gbarnga, Roland Massaquoi, is calling on scholarship donor ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Police On Loud Sounds From Bars, Religious Places
The Liberia National Police(LNP) has issued a new regulation requiring entertainment centers, churches and mosques to turn down loud sounds in th ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Gov’t Launches Campaign To End Child Marriage
The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has officially launched a campaign to end child marriage ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
9th FCWC Ministers Conference Opens In Monrovia
The 9th Fisheries Committee of the West Central Gulf of Guinea (FCWC) Conference has opened in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Court Upholds Tyler’s Request For Evidence In ‘Bribery’ Case
Criminal Court “C” Judge Yamie Quiqui Gbeisay has granted a motion for the disclosure of all species of evidence implicating former House Spe ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
ECOWAS Congratulates Ghanaian President-elect
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has, on behalf of the Heads of State of ECOWAS, congratulated Mr. Nana Akufo Addo, President-elect of Ghana on th ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Gambian Parties Commit To Peace, Harmony - Pres. Sirleaf
The ECOWAS Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State has disclosed that concerned parties in The Gambia political stalemate have committed t ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Pamela White’s Investment Initiative Gets President’s Thumbs Up
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has welcomed more investment opportunities for the youth and young people through building inclusive educational ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Senegalese President's Envoy Delivers ‘Special Message’ To Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a ‘special message’ from Senegalese President Macky Sall delivered by his special envoy Abdou A ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
‘Turning On First Turbine One Step Closer,’ Says U.S. Diplomat
Former U.S. Ambassador to Liberia Linda Thomas-Greenfield has said the rehabilitation of the Mt. Coffee Hydro Power Plant as a step closer to the ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 15, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Emphasizes Continuity In Development Drive
As the Government of Liberia dedicated the long-awaited Mount Coffee Power Plant, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has stressed the need for conti ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Cllr. Toe Blames Corruption On ‘Culture Of Accommodation’
Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) Deputy Commissioner, Cllr. Augustine J. Toe, has said the culture of accommodating corruption by Liberi ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Business Tycoon Takes Over LEC Nimba Grid
Top Nimba businessman Floyd Tomah’s Jungle Energy Power (JE-Power) has been named the company to manage and supply electricity to users in Nimb ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Addy Brings IP Scholarships, Training For Liberians
Commerce Minister Axel M. Addy has disclosed that partners have offered to help strengthen and capacitate a new Intellectual Property (IP) office ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Over US$4bn To Upgrade NPA Infrastructure - Williams
Over US$4 billion is needed for infrastructural development of the National Port Authority (NPA), Managing Director David Williams has disclosed. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
ECOWAS Chair Sirleaf Leads High-level Delegation To The Gambia
The President of Liberia and Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOW ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Tower Of Peace Bell
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated a Memorial Bell and Peace Tower carved out of parts of AK-47 rifles that were used during the cours ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
‘Attitude, Not Aptitude Will Determine Your Altitude" - Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged graduates of the David A. Straz Technical and Vocational College to exhibit good moral behavior as ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 14, 2016
Gov’t Opens More External Passport Application Centers
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces the opening of additional Passport Application Centers (PACs) in Africa and Asia, while two mobile appl ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Health Ministry To Absorb Over 3,000 Workers On Payroll
About 3,115 health workers and support staff nationwide are to be placed on the payroll of the Ministry of Health, a MOH annual report has said. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Gbarnga City Warns Citizens Against Speculations
The Gbarnga City Corporation has clarified that its ongoing demolition exercise is not targeting any group of people as is being speculated in so ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
LACC Official Says Coalition Key To Tackling Corruption
A Commissioner of the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC), Cllr. J. Augustine Toe, has said until Liberians create coalitions in battling c ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Red Cross Gets New Leadership
The Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS) has a new leadership to steer its affairs for the next four years. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
NPA, Georgia Port Hold Talks On Enhanced Partnership
A roundtable discussion aimed at enhancing a sustainable sister-port relationship between the National Port Authority (NPA) and the US-based Geor ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
UNFPA Boss Wants Collective Fight For Human Rights
An official of the U. N. Population Fund (UNFPA) has said in response to the call of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to “leave no o ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Internews Certificates 24 Health Journalism Fellows
Internews Liberia under its “Information Saves Lives 2016 Health Journalism Fellowship” has certificated 24 of its Fellows following six mont ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
LIPA Trains LACC Investigators
The Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) Monday commenced a two-week training for investigative officers of the Liberia Anti-Corrupt ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Liberia Admits Dr. Okonjo-Iweala Into Order...
Former Nigerian Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been admitted as Grand Master of the Orders of Distinction. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Commissions Senior AFL Officers
President Ellen Johnson Sirelaf has commissioned three senior officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), recognizing their exemplary roles in ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Urges African Youth To Be Engaged Positively
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged African youths to use their strength, creativity, intellect and enthusiasm to engage each other positiv ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
24 Schools Embark On Accountability Conference
Twenty-four educational institutions in Nimba, Montserrado and Grand Bassa Counties are participating in the Hope Alliances Liberia (HAL) student ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
MICAT Official Assures ‘Prevailing Democratic Atmosphere Will Continue’
An official of the Liberian Government has assured that the prevailing democratic atmosphere in the country will continue. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
EU To Support 2 New Projects To Improve Prisons
The European Union Delegation to Liberia has announced support for two new projects to improve conditions in prisons in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Cuba Reopens Embassy Near Monrovia
The Liberian Government has assured the Government of Cuba that with the reopening of its Embassy in Monrovia, relations between the two countrie ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Liberia Consoles Indonesia Over Earthquake Deaths, Injuries
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a condolence message to the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Mr. Joko Widodo, following an earthq ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Ex-Bissau PM Dja Calls On Pres. Sirleaf
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is also Chairperson of ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State, has held talks with former Prime Ministe ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Executive, Legislature End Retreat On Capitol Hill
A one-day retreat, which brought together the First and Second Branches of Government, has ended in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Reviewing Executive Mansion Renovation Audit Report
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is reviewing the General Auditing Commission, (GAC) Audit Report on renovation works at the Executive Mansion. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Receives Ethiopian....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a Special Envoy from the People’s Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Liberia Consoles President Obama Over Deaths In Fire Incident
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to the President of the United States of America, Mr. Barack Obama, following th ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Applauds Kenya On 53rd Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to the Government and people of the Republic of Kenya on the occasion marking t ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Forges Partnerships To Support Primary Education
On Saturday, December 3, private sector leaders, philanthropists, and global education advocates gathered to build partnerships to support primar ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
MOE Announces Scholarship Program For 9 Schools
Nine academic and vocational institutions in Liberia have been earmarked by the Ministry of Education (MoE) in collaboration with the Chinese Ent ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
AFELL Official Wants Mothers Protect Their Children
The President of the Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia (AFELL), Atty. Vivian Neal, wants Liberian mothers to be more vigilant in giving fu ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Health Official Proposes Local Participation In PREVAIL
The Clinical Coordinator of the Bong County Health Team (CHT) has called for the support of local communities in rural Liberia in helping to make ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Gender Ministry, Actionaid Launch Safe Cities Report
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection and the international NGO, Actionaid, Thursday launched the “Safe Cities for Women” re ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Liberia At Open Government Summit In Paris
Liberia is among about 70 nations attending the 4th Open Government Partnership (OGP) Global Summit convening in Paris. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Gender Minister Nudges Liberian Women To Contest 2017 Polls
Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister Julia Duncan Cassel is urging Liberian women to join political parties to contest the 2017 Presid ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
LACC To Celebrate Int’l Anti-Corruption Day
Liberia will join the world tomorrow, December 9, to celebrate International Anti-Corruption Day. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
ECOWAS Preparing For Future Ebola Outbreaks – Official
The ECOWAS Commissioner for Social Affairs and Gender, Dr. Fatimata Dia Sow, has disclosed that the commission is in a partnership discussion in ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
House To Probe Alleged Petroleum Law Malpractice
The House of Representatives has mandated its Committee on Claims and Petition to probe a complaint of alleged petroleum law malpractice as conta ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Tanzania On 55th Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to the Government and people of the United Republic of Tanzania on the occasion ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Meets Heads Of ECOWAS Parliament, Court of Justice
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has met separately with the Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament, Moustapha Cisse Lo and President of the Community Court ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Lauds Legislature For Sustained Collaboration
President Ellen Johnson has commended the National Legislature for its continuous support and the collaboration subsisting between it and the Exe ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 10, 2016
ECOWAS Trade Task Force On Need....
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Task Force on Trade Liberalization Scheme has given President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf update ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
PUL Suspends Journalist Watkins For “Theft”
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has suspended for time indefinite the membership of the Publisher of the Daily Graphic Newspaper, George Watkins ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
High Court Hearing Petitions For Admission To Bar
The Supreme Court has begun hearing into petitions filed by 37 Attorneys-at-Law for admission into the Court’s Bar. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
EU To Train Liberian Fisheries Inspectors
European experts will be arriving in Liberia to conduct a two-day training of Liberian fisheries inspectors and monitoring personnel. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
PREVAIL Holds 2nd Community Engagement In Weala
Over 200 persons, including local, traditional and religious leaders, as well as youth and women groups and Ebola survivors have participated in ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
ECOWAS Humanitarian Mission Arrives December 7
The ECOWAS Commissioner for Social Affairs and Gender, Dr. Fatimata Dia Sow, will arrive in Liberia Wednesday, December 7, on a one-day working v ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
Liberia Congratulates Finland On 99th Independence Anniversary
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Republic of Finland on the occ ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
Ellen Cheers Austria’s President-Elect Van der Bellen
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the President-elect of the Federal Republic of Austria, Dr. Alexander Va ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
Britain Renews Commitment To Liberia’s Growth
The British Minister for Africa at the Department for International Development (DFID), James Wharton, has reaffirmed his government's commitment ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
British Continued Partnership With Liberia....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the continued partnership of the British Government in helping Liberia's development is strategic. ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf, ECOWAS Chair Hails Gambian Poll, Winner
Liberian President and Chairperson of the Heads of State and Government of the ECOWAS Authority, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has sent a congratulatory ...more
Date Uploaded: Dec 07, 2016
Liberia Begins Country Self-Assessment Study Under APRM
The African Peer Review (APRM) Liberia Country Program and four Technical Research Institutes have signed agreements to conduct Liberia’s Count ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Storm Renders Over 300 Homeless In Tapitta
Over 300 residents of Tapitta, lower Nimba County, have been made homeless by a heavy storm that hit the town recently. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
BLFC Graduates 81 In TVET In Nimba
Eighty-one young Liberians who completed technical, vocational and education training (TVET) lessons at the Bangladesh-Liberia Friendship Center ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Africare Turns US$128k Health Center Over To MOH
Africare-Liberia has turned over to the Bong County Health Team a modern health center in Palala, Kpaii District. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
PYPP Trains 103 To Up Capacity At Ministries, Agencies - Official
The Executive Director of the President’s Young Professionals Program (PYPP), Hh Zayzay, has disclosed that 103 persons have been trained to st ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
VP Boakai Commends PPAL; Meets IPPF Delegation
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has commended the Planned Parenthood Association of Liberia (PPAL) for its meaningful contributions to the sexual ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
House Adjourns Session Over Death Of Colleague
The House of Representatives Thursday adjourned the Second Day Sitting of its Extraordinary Session as a result of the death of Lofa County Repre ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Cabinet Meeting
Cabinet has unanimously endorsed an amendment to Chapter 89 of the Executive Law, repealing Decree No. 14 of the People’s Redemption Council of ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Cabinet Places Emphasis On Roads Amidst Dry Season
The Liberian Cabinet has mandated the Ministry of Public Works to prioritize key road projects during the ensuing dry season. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Angola On 41st Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and people of the Republic of Angola on the occasion commemorating their 41st In ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Kenya Eyes Trade With Liberia
enyan Deputy President William Ruto has stressed the need to strengthen trade ties between Kenya and Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Submits List Of Priority Bills To Legislature
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted a list containing priority bills to the National Legislature for enactment during their one-month e ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
NPA Official Donates To Roofing Lutheran School In Bong
Deputy National Port Authority Managing Director Yekeh Forkpah has presented US$6,000 to the Phebe Community Lutheran High School in Suakoko Dist ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
COP22 Celebrates Water Day, Launches Blue Book
The Conference of Parties (COP), currently convening in Marrakech, Morocco, has for the first time in the history of COP dedicated a day to celeb ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
COP22 Head Says US$100bn Drop In Ocean For Projects
The President of the 22nd Sitting of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) on climate change, Salaheddine Mezouar, has observed that US$100 billi ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
LRA Lauds EU Support
The Commissioner General of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) Elfrieda Stewart Tamba has lauded the European Union (EU) for its invaluable supp ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
‘COP22 A Window For African CSOs,’ Says Committee Head
The head of the committee in charge of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) attending the 22nd Sitting of the Conference of Parties (COP) in Marrak ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
MOA, FAO Agree To Revamp Information System
The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) and the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have signed an agreement to re-establish the statistics an ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
Ngafuan Nudges Lawmakers To Reconcile
Former Foreign and Finance Minister Augustine Ngafuan has called on members of the House of Representatives to put their bitter past behind them ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
Liberia Seeks Membership To Islamic Body
Liberia has applied for membership to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
Chinese Donate US$1.2m Office Equipment To GOL
The People’s Republic of China (PRC) has donated office equipment worth about US$1.2 million to the Government of Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 09, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Admonishes Youth On Role In Nat’l Development
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has urged Liberian youth to be mindful of their role in helping to develop Liberia and to set an example for othe ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
COP22 President Upbeat By Passage Of Paris Agreement
The newly-elected President of the Conference of Parties (COP22), Salaheddine Mezouar, has described the rapid entry into force of the Paris Agre ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
RAL Official Calls For Descent Wage For Journalists
The outgoing president of the Reporters Association of Liberia (RAL), Tete F. Gebro, has called on media institutions to augment salaries of medi ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
COP22 Prexy Stresses Need For More Climate Change Funding
The President of the Conference of Parties (COP22), Salaheddine Mezouar, has said despite the US$100 billion climate change finance roadmap by 20 ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
NEC Ends Inspection Of Political Party Offices In Bong
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has concluded inspection of the offices of political parties in Bong County as part of activities leading ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Samukai Lauds Egypt For Support To Defense Sector
Defense Minister Brownie J. Samukai has hailed Egyptian support to the Liberian Defense sector over the years. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Liberia, Egypt Sign Two MOUs
Liberia and Egypt have signed two bilateral Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) on media and information sharing and the establishment of a politic ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Liberia Chairs ECOWAS Group Of Ambassadors At UNESCO
Liberia's Ambassador to France and Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, Dr. C. William Allen, has been unanimously endorsed as the Chairman of the ECOWA ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
ECOWAS Mandates Bissau Parties To Respect Conakry Accord
In a bid to resolve the political crisis in Guinea Bissau, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has urged all parties involved ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Envoy Collins Pledges Support To VP Boakai
Goodwill Ambassador Alpha Bird Collins has pledged his support to the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph Boakai. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
“Liberia’s Future Lies In Agriculture”- VP Boakai
Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai has opined that the future of Liberia lies in the agriculture sector, urging Liberians to make maximum use of ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Hails W.A. Monetary Zone Forum
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed satisfaction that Liberia played host to the 8th West African Monetary Zone Trade Ministers’ Foru ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Liberia Mourns Ugandan Maj.-Gen. Oketta’s Passing
Liberia has joined Uganda and the African Union (AU) to mourn the death of the former Head of Mission to the African Union Support to Ebola Outbr ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 08, 2016
Legislature Commences Special Sitting
The National Legislature Tuesday started an extraordinary session to act on matters of national concern as requested by President Ellen Johnson ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 06, 2016
35 Public Defenders Undergo Training In Ganta
About 35 Public Defenders from across the country have ended a five-day training in Ganta, Nimba County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 06, 2016
Entrepreneur Nudges Local Private Sector Investment In Liberia
The Chief Executive Officer of a leading hotel in Gbarnga, Bong County, S. Tornorlah Varpilah, is encouraging Liberians to invest in the private ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 06, 2016
Lower House Holds 3- Day Reconciliatory....
Over 50 of the 73 members of the House of Representatives of the National Legislature have participated in a three-day ‘reconciliatory retreat ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 06, 2016
Cabinet Mandates Austerity Measures
Cabinet mandated austerity measures that seek to address emerging economic challenges. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 06, 2016
Legislature To Cut Short Recess For Special Session
Members of the 53rd National Legislature are expected to return to their respective Chambers for a Special Session, beginning November 8 thru Dec ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
EU Gives US$1.8m To Upgrade Monrovia, Bo-Waterside Highway
The European Union (EU) Delegation head in Liberia, Ambassador Tiina Intelmann, says the Union has provided US$1.8 million to the Government of L ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
UNFPA, GoL Sign US$3.3m Agreement To Support Health Sector
The Government of Liberia and the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) have signed two separate agreements valued at US$3.3 million to strengthen the mat ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
NEC Trains Election Magistrates In Complaint Resolution
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has trained 19 Elections Magistrates focusing on its election complaints resolution mechanism. ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
CDA Conducts 132 Trainings For Farmers
An official of the Cooperative Development Agency (CDA) has disclosed that the agency has conducted 132 training programs in key agriculture sect ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Barbu Brings To 3 Lofa Presidential Aspirants
A professor of Law at the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia, Cllr. Jallah Allen Barbu, has declared his intention to ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
LNBA Warns Prospective Jurors Against Inducement
The President of the Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA), Cllr. Moses Paegar, has urged jurors to bind themselves against the temptation of i ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Jurors Role Critical To Delivery Of Justice - Chief Justice
Chief Justice Francis Korkpor has told prospective jurors that their role is critical in the dispensation of justice to citizens, and vital in th ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
LIPA Trains 100 Civil Servants In Leadership
The Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) is training in Transformational Leadership about 100 Civil Servants who are currently servi ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Liberia Holds Dialogue On HIV/AIDS Response By 2019
A multi-stakeholder dialogue has reviewed a draft emergency plan to scale-up HIV/AIDS response in Liberia to reach UNAIDS’ 90-90-90 targets in ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
VP Boakai Raps On Liberia's Health Delivery Gains
Vice President Joseph Boakai has observed that Liberia has made significant gains in healthcare delivery since 2008, ranging from reduction in ch ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Lebanon On Successful Elections
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to Mr. Michel Aoun, President-elect of the Republic of Lebanon, on his choice b ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Africa’s Health Sector Facing Challenges - Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged that while health care systems in most African countries, including Liberia, are on a path of re ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Presidents Sirleaf, Zuma Urge More South-South Ties
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her South African counterpart Jacob Zuma have urged more cooperation among countries in the southern ...more
Date Uploaded: Nov 03, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Says Economic Diversity Key To Sustainable Growth
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says ongoing efforts to diversify the Liberian economy from its traditional reliance on export of primary commodi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 31, 2016
VP Calls for Tripartite Bond for Worker Rights
Vice President Joseph Boakai says the establishment of a tripartite relationship between the labor force, employers, and the government is key to ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 31, 2016
President Sirleaf Pleased With 13 Years of Uninterrupted Peace
President Sirleaf says 13 years of uninterrupted peace in Liberia is a remarkable achievement of which she is proud. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 31, 2016
President Sirleaf Challenges JVTC Graduates to Help Transform Liberia
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said transforming villages and towns across the country remains critical to the development of urban areas. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 31, 2016
President Sirleaf Declares Thursday Thanksgiving Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has, by proclamation, declared Thursday, November 3, 2016, as National Thanksgiving Day to be observed throughout ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
LEA Harps On Improving Police, Community Relations
The Law Enforcement Association (LEA) has stressed the need for government to ensure that police officers are properly uniformed with identificat ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Rivercess Gets US$46.3k To Build Vocational Center
The Forest Management Contract (FMC) in Monrovia has presented a check for US$46,341 to Rivercess County Superintendent Matthew Zoegar Daniels fo ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Morocco To Raise US$30bn For Africa Agriculture Sector
The Government of Morocco has launched a new initiative that seeks to mobilize US$30 billion to assist African countries in the agriculture secto ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Police Chief Cautions Officers To Uphold FOI Law
Police Inspector General Col. Gregory Coleman has described access to information as a fundamental human right and admonished officers of the Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Jones Nudges Economic Empowerment Of Citizens
An official of the Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE), Dr. J. Mills Jones, has said Liberia needs a leadership that will empower citizens ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Nimba Supt. Urges Citizens To Shun Violence
Nimba County Superintendent Fong Zuagele has called on citizens to do away with acts of violence and other vices that have the propensity to plun ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Police Send 2 To Court For Public School Burglary In Kakata
Police in Margibi County have charged two persons for allegedly burglarizing the Cinta Public School and making away with several copies of publi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Massive Clean-up Underway To Give Ganta Facelift
The Sam Brown Network-Liberia (SBNL) in Ganta, Nimba County, in collaboration with the Ganta City Council (GCC), has launched a massive clean-up ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Acute Financial Crisis At Bong Mines Hospital, Says DHO
A serious financial crisis has hit the Bong Mines Hospital, the only referral hospital located in the Bong mining town in Fuamah District, lower ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Half Of Robertsport Gets Safe Pipe-Borne Water - Official
About 50 percent of residents of Robertsport, the capital city of Grand Cape Mount County, have access to safe pipe-borne water, acting County De ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
WAIFEM Recommits To Capacity Building Of West Africans
The Director-General of the West African Institute of Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM), Prof. Akpan H. Ekpo, has reiterated the Institu ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 27, 2016
Nuquoi Sees LEGISPOL As Partners...
The newly-elected Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emmanuel Nuquay, has urged members of the Legislative Press Pool (LEGISPOL) to see the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Chiefs Want Harsh Punishment For Rape
Traditional leaders are calling for the institution of harsh punishments for those found guilty of rape and compromising rape cases. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Bong County Police Display ‘Stolen Items’
Police in Bong County have put on display property confiscated from suspected criminals in Gbarnga and its environs. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Foreign Ministry Appoints New Director of Passport, Visas
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has approved the appointment of Ms. Marian F. Sandi as Director of Passport and Visas at the Ministry of Foreign ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
MCC CEO Pleased With Work At Mt. Coffee Hydro Plant
The Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. government's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), Dana J. Hyde, has said she is pleased with ongoing w ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
‘90% Of Arms In Liberia Marked’ – ECOWAS Official
An official of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) says Liberia is far ahead of some of the member states when it comes to th ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Ngafuan Unveils Presidential Quest
Former Foreign Minister Augustine Kpehe Ngafuan has announced his intention to seek the presidency in the October 2017 Presidential and Legislati ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
UNDP Offers US$2.3m To Collect Arms In ECOWAS Region
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has provided US$2.3 million towards the implementation of the Economic Community of West African St ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
VP Boakai Extols Long-Standing Ivorian, Liberian Ties
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has recounted the long-standing cordial ties between La Cote d’Ivoire and Liberia, noting that this relationshi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf A Leader Of Inspiration - Piah
As President Ellen Johnson celebrates her 78th birth anniversary on Saturday, October 29, Presidential Press Secretary Jerolinmek Piah has descri ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
President, Speaker Visit Judiciary To Strengthen Coordination
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid a courtesy call on the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
President Sirleaf off to South Africa
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country to attend the 10th General Assembly of the International Agency for the Prevention of Bl ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 26, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Austria On 61st National Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has conveyed a message of congratulations to the Government and People of the Federal Republic of Austria on the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Senator Wants Gender Sensitive Political...
Bong County Senator Jewel Howard Taylor is urging Liberian political parties to be gender sensitive in the composition of their leadership struct ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
‘Keep The Peace Before, After 2017 Election’ Mubah
The Executive Director of the Peace Building Office at the Ministry of Internal Affairs has challenged Liberians to strive to keep the nation’s ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Official Says Communities Play Key Role In Stable Environment
The Coordinator of the Security Sector Reform at the National Security Council Secretariat of the Ministry of State says communities play a major ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Nimba Primary Schools To Get Akon's Light To Learn Initiative
As part of his ‘Light To Learn’ Initiative across Africa, American musical icon Aliaume Damala Badara Thiam popularly known as Akon visited t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Liberians in Scandinavia Appeal For Consulate
Hundreds of Liberians residing in the Scandinavian region of Europe are appealing to the Government to open a Central Consulate Office in the reg ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
WAHO Holds Meeting Of Health Communicators
The West African Health Organization (WAHO) has convened a two-day meeting of health communication experts in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
WAHO Holds Meeting Of Health Communicators
The West African Health Organization (WAHO) has convened a two-day meeting of health communication experts in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Nagbe Debunks Claims Of Presidential Meddling In Legislature, Judiciary
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has denounced allegations in the media that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is interfering in the Judicial ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Qatari Embassy Clarifies Reports On Visa Issuance
The Embassy of the State of Qatar near Monrovia has clarified that it is concluding modalities to commence the issuance of “official visas” t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Liberia Peaceful Compared To Other Post-Conflict Countries - VP Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has described Liberia as a peaceful country compared to other post-conflict countries. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
VP Boakai Says Access To Finance Cardinal To Economic Growth
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has said Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are at the heart of Liberia’s forward march towards econom ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Cameroon, Qatar
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent two separate messages of condolences to the Governments and peoples of the Republic of Cameroon and the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Delighted At Progress....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed delight at progress made in Liberia’s energy sector, including finishing works being done on the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
1st Phase Of Reservoir Filing Completed At Mt. Coffee
Phase One of the reservoir impoundment at the Mt. Coffee Hydropower Project to pave the way for the commissioning of a 22 megawatt turbine in Dec ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Kateh Urges Youth To Drop Tobacco, Alcohol Use
Deputy Health Minister and Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Francis Kateh, has called on Liberian youth to eschew the excessive intake of al ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Liberian Chiefs Recommend Stiff Punishment For Rapists
Delegates at the just-ended National Consultation on Sexual and Gender Based Violence and Peace-Building have recommended castration and executio ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
IFC Officials Says Leasing Cardinal To SMEs Survival
International Finance Corporation (IFC) Finance and Markets Communication Consultant for Africa has said leasing is a critical financing tool for ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Chief Justice Makes Changes At Courts in Montserrado, Bong
Chief Justice Francis S. Korkpor has made changes affecting magisterial courts in Montserrado and Bong Counties effective November 1. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
EU supports Food Security and Livelihoodsaction in four counties
The Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) Consortium has launched an action this week to enhance food security and livelihoods in Bomi, Grand Cape ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Nigerian University Confers Honorary Doctorate Degree On VP Boakai
The Gregory University, Utura (GUU) has conferred an honorary degree on Liberian Vice President Joseph N. Boakai. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Sirleaf Says New ELWA Hospital ‘Example.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated the newly-constructed hospital of the Eternal Love Winning Africa (ELWA), describing the faith-base ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Pats Samaritan’s Purse For Building 5 Rural Airstrips
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has thanked the Samaritan’s Purse International Relief and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association for the fi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Tours Chinese-Supported Bamboo, Rattan, Vegetable Projects
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has toured a Chinese-supported Bamboo and Rattan Weaving and Vegetables Projects, a technical cooperation between ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Zambia On Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and People of the Republic of Zambia on the occasion of t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Legislator Pledges Support To Fight NTDs
The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Peter Coleman, has pledged the support of the National Legislature in the fight against Neglected ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Liberia Keen On Integration Of Health Services - Dr. Kateh
Liberia’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Francis Kateh, says Liberia attaches importance to the integration of health services as a policy of Gover ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Culture Envoy Nudges Liberians To Promote Peace In 2017
Liberia’s Culture Ambassador has challenged Liberians to promote peace in a bid to maintain security and stability during the 2017 general and ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Global Communities Launches WASH Project
Global Communities, an international non-governmental organization, has launched one year water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) project in Bong, N ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
146 Pre-Trial Detainees At Bong Central Prison
There are about 146 pre-trial detainees at the Gbarnga Central Prison in Bong County, Representative George Mulbah has alarmed. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Jackson Tells Liberians To Desist From ‘Political Dishonesty’
Deputy Information Minister Isaac Jackson has called on Liberians, particularly politicians, to desist from political dishonesty and the spread o ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Over 900,000 Children Receive Polio Vaccine In Liberia
An authority of the Ministry of Health has disclosed that about 910,379 children between the ages zero to five years received polio vaccine durin ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Liberia Prepared For Ebola - Official
A representative of the Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has assured that Liberia is prepared to tackle Ebola when it ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Pro-Tempore Office Debunks Report....
The office of the Senate President Pro-tempore, Armah Zolu Jallah, has described as ‘unfortunate, baffling and incoherent’ statements made b ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Qatari Embassy To Issue Visa In Monrovia
The Chargé d’Affaires of the Qatari Embassy near Monrovia, Mr. Shamsan Abdullah Al-Sada, has disclosed that the embassy is to shortly begin t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Meets APRM Continental.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has met an African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) delegation led by Professor Edward Maloka, lead of APRM Continen ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Cabinet Reviews Economy; Approves...
Cabinet has reviewed the state of the national economy, received updates on economic performance, and the need for diversification. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Liberia Congratulates Laos On 62nd Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and people of the Republic of Laos on the occasion marking the 62nd Independence ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 20, 2016
Liberia Congratulates Laos On 62nd Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and people of the Republic of Laos on the occasion marking the 62nd Independence ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
PUL Names Committee To Organize Elective Congress
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has named a committee to organize its 2016 Elective Congress. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
WB Pledges To Increase Support To Africa’s Agric Sector
The World Bank (WB) has pledged its commitment to increase support to the agriculture sector of Africa. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
Bomi Supt. Commends Govt. For Development Projects
Bomi County Superintendent Samuel Brown has commended the Unity Party-led government and members of the County Legislative Caucus for efforts to ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
BOTA Meets Ganta Businesses On Tax Payment
The Board of Tax Appeal (BOTA) has held a meeting with the Gnata Business Community to educate entrepreneurs and tax payers on the importance of ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
Man, 28, Faces Murder Charge In Bong
Police in Gbarnga, Bong County have charged a 28-year-old man, James Tamba, a resident of Forlee in Zota District, for allegedly killing one Joe ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
PREVAIL Team To Extend Study To Distant Counties
The Liberia-U.S. Joint Clinical Research Partnership also known as the Partnership for Research on the Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has annou ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
Theft Dwarfs LEC Revenue By 34% - Official
The Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) has experienced a 34 percent reduction in revenue due to power theft, an official of the entity has dis ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
MIA Boss Lauds Pres. Sirleaf For Fostering Development
Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has lauded President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for her leadership in fostering Liberia's growth and deve ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
VP Boakai Mends Fence Among Feuding USA-UP Groups
Partisans of the Unity Party-USA divided for several years into two factions have resolved their differences and decided to come together. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 19, 2016
President Sirleaf Turns On Solar Power Light In Totota
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially switched on a Solar Power Light Plant in Totota, Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
PUL revising Code Of Conduct
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has commenced the revision of its Code of Conduct to regulate and guide the work of local journalists ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
Incoming UN SG Vows To Uphold Human Dignity
The incoming Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Antonio Guterres, has vowed to make human dignity the core of his work and that of the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
NHA Re-Affirms Plans To Relocate Sea Erosion Victims
The Government of Liberia through the National Housing Authority (NHA) has reiterated plans to relocate West Point sea erosion victims. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
NEC Consults Stakeholders In Nimba On Election Law
The National Elections Commission (NEC) has held discussions with stakeholders in Sanniquielie, Nimba County, on the revised election law of Libe ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
Endee Urges Violence-Free Elections Come 2017
Liberia's Culture Ambassador Juli Endee has called on Liberians to promote peace and democracy by conducting violence-free elections in 2017. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
Barzon Advocates Women’s Right To Own Land
The Head of Liberia’s delegation to the just-ended Rural Women Land Right Summit in Tanzania has called on the government to ensure that the ri ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
UNSG Petitions All To Demolish Walls Of Poverty, Exclusion
Outgoing UN Secretary General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon has called on governments and people around the world to break down the walls of poverty and exc ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
LNFS To Begin Vehicle Inspection For Fire Extinguishers November
The Liberia National Fire Service (LNFS) is to embark on a massive inspection exercise beginning November to ensure that all vehicles plying rout ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
WFP Feeds 127,000 School Kids Daily - Official
The Deputy Country Director of the World Food Program (WFP), Julie McDonald, says the U.N. agency has provided daily nutritious meals for a total ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
CBL Boss Raps On Key Skills, Functions Of Financial Analysts
The Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, Milton A. Weeks, has underscored the need for economists and financial analysts to acquire the relev ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
WB Pledges US$1bn To Support Agric In Africa
The World Bank has pledged US$1billion to support the agriculture sector in sub-Saharan Africa. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
Climate Change Affects Food Security - McClain
Acting Agriculture Minister Charles McClain says one of the biggest issues related to climate change is that it affects food security. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 18, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Applauds Colombia’s Santos For 2016 Nobel Prize
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a congratulatory message to Mr. Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia, on his selection as this year ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Nimba Service Center Generates L$900k In Five Months
The Coordinator of the newly-established Nimba County Service Center (NCSC) in Sanniquellie, Mr. Moham Kromah, has disclosed that the center has ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
World Bank Spending US$360m On Roads In Liberia
The World Bank says it has committed about US$360 million towards ongoing transport projects in Liberia with renewed commitment to help address t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Mittal Steel Relocates From Mt. Tokadeh To Gangra
Steel giant Arcelor Mittal Liberia Limited (AML) has announced the relocation of its operation from its mining site at Mt. Tokadeh to Mt. Gangra. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Min. Shoniyin Promises To Strengthen Irish, Liberian Ties
Acting Foreign Minister B. Elias Shoniyin has held bilateral discussions with a visiting official of the Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Irel ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
US Gov’t Extols Liberia Over Free Speech, Democracy
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, has commended the Government of Liberia for its commitment to fre ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Speaker Nuquay Pledges To Unite 53rd....
The newly-elected Speaker of the House of Representatives, J. Emmanuel Nuquay, has assured that as presiding officer of the lower House, he will ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
VP Boakai Says Diaspora Liberians Propping Nat’l Economy
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has told Liberians in the Diaspora that they have a pivotal role to play in the development and advancement of th ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Wants Provisions In LICPA Act Revisited
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is calling for a review of the Liberia Institute of Certified Public Accountants (LICPA) Act to address some of i ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Says PwC ‘Boost...
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Liberia, a multinational professional services firm, des ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
‘Ma Famata Was Blessed By God’ – Pres Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid tribute to the late 101-year-old Madam Famatta Morris, describing her as “blessed by God.” ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Govt. Eulogises Late Internal....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has led a host of government officials, family members, relatives and friends at funeral services of fallen ex-Mi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 17, 2016
Liberia Consoles Thailand, Haiti
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent two separate messages of consolation to the Governments and Peoples of the Kingdom of Thailand and the R ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
NGO Official Wants Education For Ebola-Affected Kids Prioritized
The Deputy Executive Director of the local NGO Children Education and Empowerment Initiative (CEEI) in Bomi County wants priority given to the ed ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Six Suspected Polio Cases Discovered In Nimba, Says Dr. Bowah
The Head of the Nimba County Health Team and Chief Medical Officer of the county, Dr. Collins Bowah, says six suspected polio cases have been dis ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Nimba CEO Expells Senior Student For Slapping Principal
The Nimba County Education Officer (CEO) has expelled a senior student of the Sanniquillie Central High School in Sanniquellie City for slapping ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Liberia Youth Olympic Delegation Off To China
The Chinese Embassy near Monrovia has confirmed that the Liberia Youth Olympic Delegation has departed the country to participate in the Nanjing ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
New Deputy Foreign Minister Vows Cordial Ties With Staff
The newly-appointed Deputy Foreign Minister for Administration, Edward M. Eesiah, has assured employees of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs that h ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
“ZMAPP May Benefit Patients, But Study lnconclusive ”- Dr. Massaquoi
The Principal Investigator of the Ebola Treatment Study on ZMAPP, Dr. Moses Massaquoi, has said no definitive results from research from the stud ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
UNSG Wants Rural Women Given Access To Information
Outgoing UN Secretary General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon has called on the world to provide the support and information needed by rural women so that the ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Signs Book of Condolence....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Thursday led an array of senior government officials to sign the book of condolence for late Internal Affairs ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Liberia Applauds Spain On Historic National Day Observance
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended heartfelt congratulations to the Government and People of the Kingdom of Spain on the historic oc ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 13, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Declares October 15 ‘World Sight & White Cane Safety Day’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Saturday, October 15, as “World Sight and White Cane Safety Day,” *to be observe ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
FLY Ends Musical Concert In Bong
The Philadelphia Church in Gbarnga, Bong County has won the first in the series of Dr. Mogana S. Flomo, Jr. Entertainment Award. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Police Probe Suspicious Death In Bong County
Police in Gbarnga, Bong County have launched a probe to establish the cause of death of a man whose body was discovered hanging from a tree along ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Rep. Mulbah Pledges Legislature....
The Chairman of the House Standing Committee on National Defense, George Mulbah, has said the Legislature remains committed to supporting the Arm ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Human Rights Key To Addressing Terrorist Threats – UNSG
Outgoing United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has opined that even in the face of terrorism and violent extremism, maintaining the rule o ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
PUL Prexy To Speak On Liberian Media In Washington
Press Union of Liberia (PUL) president Abdullai Kamara will Wednesday address a special forum on the state of Liberia’s media at the Center for ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
UNFPA Commits To Supporting Girls Reach Full Potential
The United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) is committed to supporting adolescent girls reach their full potential and determine th ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
‘Stop Pledging Loyalty To Politicians For Gains’ - Gongloe
Human rights lawyer Cllr. Tiawon Gongloe has admonished Liberians to stop pledging loyalty to politicians or their organizations for personal gai ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Liberian Envoy Brown Raps On Int’l Peace, Security
Liberia’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Lewis Garseedah Brown, says the attainment of peace and the maintenance of security cannot become a ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Supreme Court To Forego Recess Beginning March 2017
The Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court will, beginning March 2017, forego their regular vacation to attend to matters aris ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
MICAT Boss Re-echoes Govt. Support To Media Freedom
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has reaffirmed government's commitment to sustaining democracy in the country by ensuring that the media ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Supreme Court Complies With FOI Law
The Supreme Court of Liberia has complied with the Freedom of Information (FOI) law by uploading its website on Monday, October 10, the Independe ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Nagbe Says Govt's Development Gains ‘Excellent’
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has described as "excellent" the development achievements of the Government of Liberia under the leadershi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Korea Ponders Liberia’s Post-Ebola Recovery Proposal
Liberia’s post-Ebola recovery proposal is “a very important aspect of Korea’s engagement” with the country, the Asian nation’s Ambassad ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Korea Invites Liberia To 4th Korea-Africa Summit
The Republic of Korea has extended an invitation to Liberia to attend this year’s 4th Korea-Africa Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Chinese Envoy Names Items Donated To LNP
Chinese Ambassador Zhang Yue has disclosed the list of China-donated materials and equipment to the Liberia National Police (LNP) in fulfillment ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Liberia Hails Equatorial Guinea On 48th Independence Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has conveyed a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea on th ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 12, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates Gbarnga-Monrovia Highway
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially dedicated the newly-paved Red Light-Gate 15-Gbarnga highway with a commitment to complete several ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Barbu Says Preservation Vital To Food Security Strategy
Counsellor-at-Law Jallah A. Barbu has said that food preservation is key to Liberia's food security plan. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Judge Affirms Guilty Verdict In GT Bank Theft Case
Criminal Court “C” Judge Emery Paye has affirmed the guilty verdict brought against defendants Montmorancy Yancy and Stanley Yorsee by the tr ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Liberian Girls Attend ‘Let Girls Learn’ Program In U.S.
Under the Let Girls Learn initiative, 22 Liberian girls have travelled to the United States to celebrate the International Day of the Girl with U ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Rivercess Supt Temporarily Halts Pit Saw Operation
Rivercess County Superintendent Matthew Zoegar Daniels has temporarily ordered all pit saw operations ceased in the county with immediate effect ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Defendant Denies Withdrawing US$66k, L$449k In Misapplication Case
Defendant Suzatte Binda Blake has denied withdrawing US$66,000 and L$449,515 from her assigned Mobile Money merchants’ account as indicated by ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
IIC Fines PCC For Denying Activist Access To Information
The Independent Information Commission (IIC) has fined the Paynesville City Corporation (PCC) L$6,000 for violation of provisions of the Freedom ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
‘Don’t Vote For Politicians Because Of Rice’ - Jackson
Deputy Information for Public Affairs Isaac Jackson has cautioned Liberians not to vote for politicians because of their promise to buy them bags ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Wright Says Liberia Improving Teachers’ Status
- Assistant Education Minister for Teachers Education, Advertus Wright, has said tremendous gains have been made over the years by authorities o ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
World Bank Prexy Cites Liberia As Fragile State Making Progress
World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim has mentioned Liberia as making progress in its rebuilding process, but noted that the gains were eroded in ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Liberia Lays Foundation For Gender Equality, Equity
Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations says the crucial and continuously important roles women have played in sustaining peac ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Justice Minister Calls For Review Of Judicial Laws
Justice Minister Frederick Cherue is calling for a review of laws relating to trial with the aim of bringing them to current realities, circumsta ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Supreme Court Opens With Overcrowded Docket - Chief Justice
The Supreme Court docket still remains overcrowded for its October Term despite rendering opinions in 34 cases during the March Term, Chief Justi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Govt. Considers Youth Population An Asset – Envoy Brown
Liberia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Lewis G. Brown has said the country’s youthful population is considered an asset and ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Congratulates Fiji on 46th Independence Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and People of the Republic of Fiji on the occasion commem ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 10, 2016
Delay In Int’l Response To Fragile....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the delay in international response to emergencies in fragile and mid-level income countries do eventual ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Kamara Wants ‘Good Salaries’ For Teachers
The President of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), K. Abdullai Kamara, has said teachers must be paid salaries and emoluments commensurate with t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Media Key In Handling Land Governance - Brandy
The Chairman of the Interim Land Task Force (ILTF), Dr. Cecil Brandy, has said the media has a major role to play in ensuring that citizens have ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
LEAD Wants Training, Loans For Nimba Farmers
Liberia Entrepreneur Asset Development (LEAD) Field Coordinator Winston Sayekein has called on the Ministry of Agriculture to provide training an ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
G-CAP Pushes For Agric Service Center In Bong
The Green Coast Agriculture Project (G-CAP), a local NGO in the agriculture sector, has stressed the need to establish a center that will provide ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
ExxonMobil Holds Media Awareness On Oil, Gas Sector
As many Liberians continue to speculate about developments in the oil and gas sector, ExxonMobil has convened a one-day awareness session with th ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Police In Bong Charge Man, 49, With Armed Robbery
Police in Gbarnga, Bong County have sent to the Gbarnga Magisterial Court a 49-year-old man, Augustine Suah, on charges of armed robbery and ille ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Bong Court Sentences Man, 26, To Life For Murder
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga, Bong County has sentenced a 26-year-old man to life in prison for murder. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
‘UPP Will Not Give Sanctuary To Corruption’ - Wento
United People’s Party Standard Bearer MacDonald A. Wento has served a “notice” on corruption and “all who are its clients,” warning tha ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Defense Produces More Witnesses In US$25m Case
Defense witnesses in the US$25 million John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital action of damages case Thursday took the stand denying any act of neglig ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
LACC To Handle Assets Declaration Documents
The General Auditing Commission (GAC) has designated the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) as its agent authorized to receive Asset Decla ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Liberia To Join World Observe ‘Int’l Day Of The Girl Child’
Liberia will join nations of the world to celebrate the “International Day of the Girl Child,” on October 11 as a Working Holiday. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Legal Advisor Cooper Resigns; Pres. Sirleaf Accepts
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has with deep regrets, accepted the resignation of her Legal Advisor, Cllr. Seward M. Cooper, to enable him to pu ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Off To World Bank Meeting In Washington
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has departed the country to attend a World Bank High Level Panel in Washington, D.C., U.S.A. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
GCC Identifies With Ganta School For The Blind
The Ganta Christian Community (GCC) has donated a consignment of assorted items to the Ganta School for the Blind. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
LICOSESS Begins Teacher Training In Bong
The Liberia Cooperative Standard Education School System (LICOSESS) has started training teachers at its newly-established teacher training cente ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Gov’t Distributes 1,180 Chairs, Desks To Rivercess Schools
The Ministry of Education has distributed a total of 1,180 chairs and desks to several public schools in Rivercess County, the County Education O ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Environment NGO Launches Youth Training In Bong
The Center for Environmental and Public Health Research (CEPRES) in collaboration with its partner universities has formally launched the "T. Ale ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Environment NGO Launches Youth Training In Bong
The Center for Environmental and Public Health Research (CEPRES) in collaboration with its partner universities has formally launched the "T. Ale ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Rivercess Official Decries Rape Compromise
Rivercess County Gender Coordinator Henry Jabbie has vowed to forward to court for prosecution anyone caught compromising rape cases in the count ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Ex-Information Minister Wants Plight of Teachers Prioritized
“Education builds a nation and if Liberia should be developed, the plight of teachers must be prioritized,” former Information Minister Emman ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
NEC Holding Workshops On Electoral Dispute Resolution
Ahead of the 2017 Elections, the National Elections Commission (NEC) has begun holding a series of workshops on the Electoral Dispute Resolution ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
“Our Leaders Have Lost Focus and Fail to Do the People’s Business”
In as much as Managing Editor Kenneth Y. Best has often been very critical of the government of recent, he deserves kudos for his positive views ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
UPP Says Ready To Lead Liberia’s Transformation
The Standard-Bearer of the United People’s Party (UPP) has said the party is now ready to lead the transformation of Liberia into a prosperous ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Justice Yuoh Declines Issuance of Writ of Prohibition
Justice-in-Chamber Sie-A-Nyene Yuoh has denied for lack of justification the issuance of a Writ of Prohibition to halt the election of a new Spea ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
China Gives US$2m Supplies To Police
The Government of China has agreed to provide US$2 million to the Government of Liberia for the supply of equipment to the Liberia National Polic ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Police Chiefs.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has challenged the Inspector General and Deputy Inspector General for Operations of the Liberia National Police ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 06, 2016
House Elects Nuquay As Speaker
Margibi County District #5 Representative Emmanuel J. Nuquoi, has been elected Speaker of the House of Representatives. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Liberian Media Must Ensure Peaceful Transition in 2017 - GC Official
An official of the Governance Commission (GC) has observed that the people are counting on the Liberian media to protect the gains they have achi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
World Bank Research Identifies Six Impart Strategies
World Bank Researchers have identified the six high-impact strategies that have proven to be track records of building poor people’s earnings. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Defense 1st Witness Takes Stand In US$25m Death Case
Defense first witness in the US$25 million John F. Kennedy Medical Hospital death case Tuesday took the stand, denying any wrongdoing as claimed ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Rep. Chambers Wants House Return.....
Maryland County Representative Bhofal Chambers has called on the leadership and members of the House to return to status quo ante in a bid to res ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
23,000 Students Benefit From NGO Feeding In Bong
An international non-governmental organization, 'Mary's Meals', says 23,000 students at public and private schools in Bong County are benefitting ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Kamara Says Gov’t Delivering Tangible Change
Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima S. Kamara has stressed that the government was making headways in delivering tangible change for ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Min. Jackson Labels Urey ‘Dictatorial, Intolerant’
Deputy Information Minister Isaac Jackson has labeled All Liberian Party (ALP) political leader Benoni Urey as “dictatorial and intolerant.” ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Chinese Envoy Assures Quality, Speedy Completion of RIA
Chinese Ambassador Zhang Yue has assured that the US$50 million Roberts International Airport (RIA) runway and terminal project will be of top qu ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Mo Ibrahim Index Notes Liberia’s Progress Since 2011
Liberia has since 2011 recorded tremendous progress in governance, safety and rule of law, participation and human rights, according to the 2015 ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Mo Ibrahim Index Notes Liberia’s Progress Since 2011
Liberia has since 2011 recorded tremendous progress in governance, safety and rule of law, participation and human rights, according to the 2015 ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
New Split In House Over Adjournment
The House of Representatives is once more embroiled in controversy as a result of a decision taken Tuesday by Deputy House speaker Hans Barchue t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Liberia Hails Lesotho On 50th Independence Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people of the Kingdom of Lesotho on the occasion of t ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Ban Wants World Guarantee Access To Housing For All
As the world observes World Habitat Day, UN Secretary General (UNSG), Ban Ki-moon has called on national and local governments, city planners an ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
WB Prexy Wants Inequality Cut To End Poverty
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim has said “unless countries can resume faster global growth and reduce inequality, the world risks missi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
UPP Elects Businessman Wento Standard Bearer
The United People’s Party (UPP) has elected on white ballot businessman MacDonald Wento as Standard Bearer for the presidential and legislative ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
LNP Arrest Man, 49, For Armed Robbery In Bong
Police in Gbarnga, Bong County, are probing a 49-year-old man, Augustan Suah, for alleged armed robbery and illegal possession of firearms. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Midwife Hails U.S-Based Liberian Donation To Maternal Home
A Certified Midwife assigned at the Phebe Hospital Maternal Waiting Home in Suakoko District, Bong County has lauded Prince Michael, a Liberian ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Judge Kontoe Pledges Court's Support To Gbarnga City
The Resident Circuit Judge of Bong County, Boimah Kontoe, says the judiciary remains committed to supporting the Gbarnga City Corporation. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
LIPA Urged To Extend Operations To Other Counties
The Liberia Institute of Public Administration (LIPA) has been urged to extend its operations to other parts of the country, rather than focus on ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
GVL To Get Investment Opportunity In River Cess
Authorities of River Cess County are expected to invite Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) to invest in the county’s agriculture sector. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
House To Elect New Speaker Tuesday
Members of the House of Representatives are Tuesday expected to go to the polls to elect a Speaker. ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
GOL, China Bank Sign US$50m Loan For RIA
The Governments of Liberia and China, through the Chinese EXIM Bank have signed a US$50 million loan agreement to refurbish the runway and termin ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
‘A Key Priority Is To Reform ECOWAS’ - Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says one of her key priorities as the Chairperson of ECOWAS is to reform the regional body in line with a decisi ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Extols PYPP ‘Big Difference’ In Civil Service
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged that the President’s Young Professionals Program (PYPP) has made “a big difference” in L ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Presents Loan Agreement For Ratification
A Concessional Loan Agreement between the Government of Liberia and the Export-Import Bank of China has been submitted by President Ellen Johnson ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Submits Investment Agreement For Ratification
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the National Legislature for ratification an Investment Incentive Agreement between the Governme ...more
Date Uploaded: Oct 04, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Reaffirms Liberia's Commitment To World Peace
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf hasreaffirmed Liberia's commitment to supporting the United Nations in its endeavor to achieve world peace and s ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Africa’s Economic Growth Continues To Falter
After slowing to 3 percent in 2015, economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to fall further to 1.6 percent in 2016, the lowest level in ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
‘Bush Chicken’ Begins Media Training In Bong
In an effort to expand its coverage in rural Liberia, the Bush Chicken Media Company in Gbarnga, Bong County is holding training for 11 communi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Journalists, Health Workers Train In Health Reporting Skills
Journalists and healthcare workers in Ganta, Nimba County have undergone training in reporting on health-related issues and the method of providi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
“Preserve Newfound Democracy For Peace,”- Tokpa
Internal Affairs Minister Henrique F. Tokpa has said Liberia is at a major crossroads to preserve its newfound democracy at all cost and ensure p ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
WHO, GoL Introduce Rabies Vaccine
The Ministries of Health and Agriculture in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) have introduced vaccines to prevent and elimin ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Liberia Slipping Economically - Africa Pulse Report
Liberia has been labeled as one of several African countries slipping economically. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Dr. Fallah Says Awareness Key To Ending Rabies In Liberia
The Principal Investigator on the Ebola Natural History Study in Liberia, Dr. Mosoka Fallah, has said rigorous awareness programs on the danger o ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Rice, Cassava, Veggies Strong Potential For Jobs - LADA Official
An official of the Liberia Agribusiness Development Activity (LADA) has said three of the most promising agricultural value chains of rice, cassa ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Obama Extends Deferred Enforced Departure Of Liberians
United States President Barack Obama has extended by 18 months the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) for Liberians who were originally granted T ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Envoy Sulunteh Represents Liberia At Peres’s Funeral
Liberia’s Ambassador to the United States, Jeremiah C. Sulunteh, is in the State of Israel as the special representative of President Ellen Jo ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
VP Boakai Reaffirms Liberia’s Commitment ‘One China’ Policy
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has reiterated that the Liberian Government under the leadership of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf remains commi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
Proclamation Declares October 1 ‘Older People Day’
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared, Saturday, October 1, as ‘Older People Day,’ and is to be observed throughout th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2016
President Orders Probe Into Violent Demonstration
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has directed Education Minister George Werner to investigate and penalize schools, students and teachers involved ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Meeting On AAA Initiative To Open In Marrakech Thursday
A two-day high-level meeting on “The Initiative for the Adaptation of African Agriculture to Climate Change (“AAA”) will open on Thursday i ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Rep. Kollie Opts For Legal Remedy....
The leadership crisis at the House of Representatives is leading to more discontent among members, with Lofa County Representative Moses Kollie v ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
WB To Engage Media To Make Work Visible
The World Bank Country Office has pledged to engage themedia because of the important role they play in the development of any country, including ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
PUL Observes 52nd Anniversary with Dialogue On Self-Regulation
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) will observe its 52ndAnniversary on Friday, September 30, with a Conference on Media and Self-Regulation at the ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
World Bank Preparing For New Partnership Strategy In Liberia
The World Bank Group is readying a new approach called the Country Partnership Framework (CPF) to engage Liberia in meeting the needs of the peop ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Late Professor Wolo To Be Buried Saturday
The funeral of the late media veteran and academician, Professor James Kpateh Wolo, will take place at the Holy Martyrs Parish in Barnersville on ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
NAYMOTE Recruits Students As 2017 Election Volunteers
The National Youth Movement for Transparent Elections (NAYMOTE) is recruiting young Liberian high school students in Bong County to serve as volu ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
‘FOI Law Testifies To Govt’s Reform Of Governance’ - Jackson
Deputy Information Minister Isaac Jackson has said the passage of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Law is a testimony of Government’s commitmen ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Werner, Jacobs To Address Wave Of Student Protests Thursday
Education Minister George Werner and Monrovia Consolidated School System (MCSS) Superintendent Adolphus Jacobs are expected to address the recen ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Equal Access Key To FOI Implementation - Swedish Envoy
Sweden’s Ambassador to Liberia, Lena Nordstrom, has said Freedom of Information (FOI) can only be achieved if women and men are given equal acc ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Shoniyin, British Diplomats Discuss MRU, ECOWAS Issues
Acting Foreign Minister B. Elias Shoniyin and three British diplomats have held talks on regional and bilateral issues concerning developments i ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Germany On 26th Unity Day Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Government and People of the Federal Republic of Germany on the occasion commemorating the ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Consoles Israel Over Death Of Ex-PM Peres
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of consolation to her counterpart, Mr. Reuven Rivlin, President of the State of Israel, for th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
7 On The Run After Flogging DEA Agent
Police in Ganta have launched a manhunt for seven men who allegedly flogged an officer of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) in Ganta on Sunday, S ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
LNP Generates US$14k, L$821k From Traffic Tickets In 8 Months
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has disclosed that it generated US$14,208 and L$821,125 from January to August 2016 from the issuance of ticket ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
LOIC Graduates 100 Youths In Bong
The Liberia Opportunities Industrialization Center (LOIC) Gbarnga Satellite has graduated over 100 youths from its skills training programs in Gb ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Jurors Render Guilty Verdict In GT Bank Theft Case
The Trial Jury in the GT Bank US$126, 219 theft case has brought down a unanimous guilty verdict against defendants Montmorancy Yancy and Stanley ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Nimba Teachers Ignore NTAL Call To Lay Down Chalks
Teachers across Nimba County have snubbed the National Teachers Association of Liberia (NTAL), which had asked them to stop working in demand of ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Court Finds Six Guilty In JFK Theft Case
Criminal Court “C” Judge Emery S. Paye has handed down a guilty verdict against six defendants involved in theft at the John F. Kennedy Hospi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Mental Health Remains A Challenge In Liberia
From all indications, it has become glaring that the issue of improving the country’s mental health sector still remains a challenge for the g ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Parties Commit To Non-Violent Elections In 2017
Registered political parties in the country have signed a resolution committing themselves to a violence free election in 2017. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Liberia Scores High At ECOWAS For Compliance
Liberia has recorded high scores at the level of its commitments to the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) by ratifying all of th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Extends Warmest Congratulations To China On National Day
- President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended warmest congratulations on behalf of the Liberian Government and People and in her own name, to th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 28, 2016
House Removes Tyler As Speaker
Plenary of the House of Representatives has adopted a resolution signed by 49 members calling for the removal of House Speaker Alex Tyler. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
High Court Suspends Judge For Shaming Colleague
The Supreme Court has suspended for six months from active practice the Judge of the 15thJudicial Circuit Court in River Gee County, George Smith ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Bropleh Wants Politicians Eschew Deception, Antagonism
Former Information Minister Lawrence Bropleh has called on Liberians, especially politicians, to refrain from acts of deception and political ant ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
LRA Holds Resource Mobilization Dialogue In Tubmanburg
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning has held a two-day stakeholders’ re ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Local NGOs To Collect Data On Drug Abuse
Three local non-profit organizations have launched a data census of drug users aimed at highlighting the scale of the problem to inform efforts a ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Bong Teachers Defy NTAL Boycott Call
Amidst calls by the National Teachers Association of Liberia (NTAL) for public school teachers to boycott classes, an official of the Bong County ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Women Caucus Engages Media On Affirmative Action Bill
The Women Legislative Caucus Monday called on the Liberian media to raise awareness on the Affirmative Action Bill of 2016. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Ambassador Conteh Pays Tribute To Nigerian Military
Liberia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Professor Al-Hassan Conteh, has paid tribute to the brave men and women of the Nigerian military who sacrifice ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Liberia Makes Modest Contribution to UN Peace-building Fund
Liberia has made a modest contribution of US$50,000 to the United Nations Peace-building Fund. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
City Names Street In Honor Of Pres. Sirleaf...
The City of Winston-Salem has named a street in honor of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the city’s oldest black neighborhood. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Harps On Peace Corps....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has underscored the significant contributions US Peace Corps have made to the progress of Liberia and its people. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
GoL, Gigawatt Global Sign MoU For 10 MW Solar Plant
The Liberian Government and project developer, Gigawatt Global Cooperatief U.A., have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to finance and constru ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 26, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Full Int’l Support....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has stressed the need for full international support to Liberia’s 2017 presidential and legislative elections t ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Limited Financial Support ‘Huge Challenge’ To OGP - Tehmeh
Deputy Information Minister Andrew Tehmeh has said limited financial support remains a huge challenge for the implementation of the Open Governme ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Bong Service Center Generates LD$1.5m in 4 Months
The Coordinator of the Bong County Service Center (CSC), Jefferson Gbayan, has reported that revenue generated from the Center in Gbarnga since i ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Police Charge Man With Human Trafficking, Kidnapping
Police in Gbarnga, Bong County have charged a 49-year-old man with multiple offenses, including human trafficking and kidnapping. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
LADA Opens Field Office In Nimba County
Cultivating New Frontiers (CNF) in partnership with the Liberia Agro-business Development Activities (LADA) has officially opened its field offic ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
CLSG Ends Two-day Donor Meeting
The Management of TRANSCO-CLSG, a regional electricity transmission company, has ended a two-day donor coordination meeting in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
11 Get 15-Year Imprisonment In Arcelor Mittal Riot Case
The Supreme Court has convicted and sentenced to 15 years in prison 11 of the 12 persons who damaged over US$5 million worth of Arcelor Mittal Li ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
High Court Slaps Cllr. Gould With US$500 Fine
The Supreme Court has fined Counselor Theophilus Gould US$500 for a statement he made that the court views as threatening to jurors during the tr ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Supreme Court Concludes March Term
After delivering opinions in over 30 cases, the Supreme Court on Friday closed its March Term of Court. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
PREVAIL Studies Ebola Survivors Facing Blindness
The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) has began enrolling Ebola survivors into a special study focusing on eyes. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Court Orders Eviction of CDC; Payment Of US$50k In Rental Arrears
The Supreme Court has ruled that the opposition Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) be evicted from the property of the late Martha Stubblefield ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
‘A Key Priority Is To Reform ECOWAS’ - Pres. Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says one of her key priorities as the Chairperson of ECOWAS is to reform the regional body in line with a decisio ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Extols PYPP ‘Big Difference.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged that the President’s Young Professionals Program (PYPP) has made “a big difference” in Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Presents Loan Agreement For Ratification
A Concessional Loan Agreement between the Government of Liberia and the Export-Import Bank of China has been submitted by President Ellen Johnson ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Submits Investment Agreement For Ratification
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has submitted to the National Legislature for ratification an Investment Incentive Agreement between the Governme ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 25, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Reaffirms Liberia's Commitment To World Peace
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has reaffirmed Liberia's commitment to supporting the United Nations in its endeavor to achieve world peace and s ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 23, 2016
President Sirleaf addresses the71st....
Last year, with the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we, together, pledged to improve the various aspects of humankind, and ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Rotary Club To Train Students Against Violence
The Rotary Club of Monrovia plans to train students from five schools in Monrovia and its environs against violence, according to two senior memb ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Jackson Promises To 'Bring Pride To Liberia' At IMO
Liberia’s Permanent Representative-designate to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Isaac Jackson, has pledged to put Liberia first ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
MIA Official Urges Liberians To Sustain Peace, Security
The Executive Director of the Peace-building Office at the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has challenged Liberians to sustain the peace and s ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Civil Law Court Begins Hearing Into US$25m Death Case
The Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice on Capitol Hill has begun hearing into a US$25 million lawsuit filed by Montserrado County Represent ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
UNDP Committed To Assisting Procurement Specialists - Official
An official of the U.N. Development Programme (UNDP) has reaffirmed the UN agency's commitment to providing support for procurement specialists ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Ban Tells World Leaders Not To Subvert Democracy
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged world leaders not to subvert democracy, but serve their peoples to ensure a “perfect world that may ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
“Sustainable Development Essential For Lasting Peace” - Ban
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has said sustainable development is essential for lasting peace, and that both depend on respect for ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Min. Nyenswah Wins US$100k Award
Deputy Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah has won the Bloomberg Hopkins Emerging Leader Award of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of P ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Liberia Congratulates Guinea Bissau On 43rd Independence Day
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations and best wishes to the Government and People of the Republic of Guinea Biss ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Joins World Leaders At 2nd....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf joined many world leaders, including U.S. President Barack Obama, at the 2nd U.S-Africa Business Forum held on th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Liberian Leader To Address 71st UN General Assembly Today
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will today address the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Commits To Respecting....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made a commitment to respect Liberia’s constitutional term limit. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Senate Concurs With House, Passes....
The Liberian Senate has concurred with the House of Representatives in the passage of the 2016/2017 fiscal budget. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Zuagele Craves Citizens’ Role In Street Project
Nimba County Superintendent Fong Zuagele has called on citizens to collaborate with the county administration in the implementation of projects a ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Rep. Snowe Proposes Act For Islamic....
An Act seeking to establish "Eid al-Adha" (Abraham's Day) as a national holiday in Liberia has been submitted to the House of Representatives by ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 22, 2016
Police Detain Two Linked To Murder In Bong
The Bong County Police Detachment has detained two persons at the local Central Prison in connection with the death of a 24-year-old man, David D ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
Businessman Nudges Youths To Utilize Local College
A businessman in Nimba County has challenged youths to take advantage of the proximity of the Nimba County Community College (NCCC) to prepare th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
Sen. Taylor Calls For Teaching Of Ethics....
Bong County Senator Jewel Taylor has called for the teaching of character building and ethics in Liberian schools. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
CU Prexy Vows To Uphold Academic Excellence
Cuttington University (CU) President, Dr. Herman Brown, has said his administration will uphold and further strengthen the standard of academic e ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
“I Am Proud To Call Myself A Feminist,” Ban
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he has appointed more women to senior positions at the United Nations than ever before, telling the world, ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
EU Representative Urges World Leaders To Work For Peace
European Union High Representative of Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission has called on world leade ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
“I Am Proud To Call Myself A Feminist,” Ban
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he has appointed more women to senior positions at the United Nations than ever before, telling the world, ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
EU Representative Urges World Leaders To Work For Peace
European Union High Representative of Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission has called on world leade ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
Regional Journalists End ECOWAS Training On EPA
Regional journalists, including two from Liberia, have concluded a two-day sensitization workshop on the European Union/West African Economic Par ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
UN Head Wants “Those With Influence” To End Syria Fighting
The U.N. Secretary-General has appealed to all persons of influence to get talks started to end the years of fighting in Syria so that the violen ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
House Concurs With Senate On Passage Of Land Authority Act
The House of Representatives has concurred with the Senate on the passage of the Liberia Land Authority (LLA) Act of 2015. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
House Approves Tax Amendment, Rejects Two Propositions
The House of Representatives has accepted four out of six proposals by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to amend the Revenue Code of Liberia Act o ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
ECOWAS Agrees Plan To End Guinea.....
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has agreed to a plan to end the crisis in Guinea Bissau, including modalities for the gra ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 21, 2016
Google, USAID To Boost Broadband Access In Liberian Schools
Liberia will be collaborating with Google and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID to bring best-in-class, reliable, affordable b ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Giddings High School Gets US$35k Computer Facility
A specialized computer facility valued at over US$35,000 has been dedicated at the Kerkula Giddings High School in Sanoyea City, lower Bong Count ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Bong CEO Alarms About Crisis In Education System
Bong County Education Officer (CEO) Edward Kpulun has observed that Liberia’s education system is in crisis. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Verdier Craves Legislations To Protect Whistleblower
Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) Chair, James N. Verdier wants the Legislature to pass key legislations that seek to protect those who a ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Deputy Health Minister for Disease Control, Tolbert Nyenswah
The Liberia Institute for Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health has launched the 2016 Mal ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
NGO Registers 125 Students In Two Counties
Smile Liberia (SL), a non-governmental organization in Monrovia, has registered about 125 school-age children in Grand Bassa and Montserrado coun ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
LRA Dialogues Ahead Of Nat’l Revenue Summit
The acting Commissioner for Customs Compliance at the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) has stressed the need for a revenue summit to “address th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
23 Groups To Participate In Adolescent Girls Education Workshop
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has selected 23 bodies to participate in a co-creation workshop to develop concept papers f ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Decentralization Stimulant To Liberia’s Growth - MIA Official
Deputy Internal Affairs Minister Varney Sirleaf has said the development of Liberia can be stimulated through government’s decentralization pro ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
UK-based Charity Donates 100,000 Books To MoE
Ihezie Foundation, a charity based in the United Kingdom, has donated about 100,000 textbooks to the Ministry of Education (MoE) through its “ ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
World Bank, GoL Sign US$15.8m Pro-Poor Financing Agreement
The World Bank and the Government of Liberia have signed a US$15.8 million financing agreement for the project titled “Liberia Social Safety N ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
House Passes 2016/17 Budget, Seeks Senate's Concurrence
The House of Representatives has unanimously endorsed the 2016/2017 fiscal budget in the tone US$600,203,674, months after it was submitted to t ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 20, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Makes Appointments In Gov’t
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has made additional appointments in government affecting the Ministries of Finance, Information, Foreign Affairs, ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
FAO, MOA Begin Livestock Training In Bong
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture Monday commenced a week-long animal disease recogniti ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
LNP Dismisses 2; Suspends 7 Officers
The Liberia National Police (LNP) has with immediate effect dismissed two of its officers and suspended seven others for time indefinite for the ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Red Cross Reaches Out To 100 Ebola Orphans
The Liberia National Red Cross Society with support from the Turkish Red Crescent has provided livelihood and psychosocial assistance to 100 chil ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
UPP To Hold 5th National Congress September 30
About 253 partisans of the United People’s Party (UPP) are expected to converge on Monrovia to participate in its two-day 5th National Party Co ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Police Note Drop In Motorcycle Accidents, Crimes In Nimba
The police detachment in Nimba County has recorded a drop in the rate of accidents and criminal activities by motorcyclists in the county over th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Sting Operation Nabs 2 Tax Auditors In Bribery Scam
The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) in a joint sting operation with the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has arrested two LRA employees ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
NEC Plans To Increase Polling Centers
The Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Cllr. Jerome Korkoya, has disclosed plans by the Commission to increase the number of po ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Transparency, Accountability Make Strong, Efficient Gov’t - Boakai
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has observed that upholding transparency and accountability by government officials will ensure efficient and tra ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Vetoes Tax Amendment Bill, Proffers Proposals
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has vetoed a House Enrolled Bill titled: "Liberia Tax Amendment Act of 2016,” amending the Liberia Revenue Code ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Fires Bong County Inspecto
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has with immediate effect dismissed William Kollie as Bong County Inspector. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Vetoes Legislature Financial Autonomy Bill
President Ellen Johnson has with immediate effect vetoed a Bill seeking to grant financial autonomy to the National Legislature. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 19, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf To Address UN General Assembly Thursday
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will Thursday, September 22, address the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
NACA Donates Medical, Educational Supplies To Cape Mount
The National Association of Cape Mountainians in the Americas (NACA) has donated a container of medical and educational supplies to the people of ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Supt. Debunks Media Reports, Says ‘No Panic’ In Bomi
Bomi County Superintendent Samuel Brown has dispelled media reports that people in the county are living in fear as a result of the recent shoot ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Albino Society Seeks US$66k To Construct School
The Liberia Albino Society says it needs US$66,000 to construct a 24-classroom school building in Bentol, Montserrado County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Legislature Supports PPP, Says Senator Taylor
Bong County Senator Jewel Taylor has reiterated the support of the National Legislature for the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in the education ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
USAID FED Stresses Collaboration Among Liberian Farmers
The Chief of Party of USAID Food and Enterprise Development (USAID FED), Lee Rosner, has called on Liberian farmers to consolidate activities in ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Whistleblower, Witness Protection To Top Regional Anti-Graft Meet
The twin issues of whistleblower and witness protection in the fight against corruption will top discussions at a regional workshop planned for M ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
UNSG Urges World To Be Champions Of SDGs
Ahead of the official commemoration of International Day of Peace, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged the world to commit itself to becom ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
CBL Vows Punitive Action Against Currency Hoarders
The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has vowed to institute punitive action against individuals and businesses engaged in the hoarding of Liberian d ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Journalist Diakite’s Family Lauds Pres. Sirleaf For Support In Bereavement
Family members of fallen Liberian Journalist, Fanta Sulamane Diakite have paid a courtesy call on President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at her office i ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Police Get New Inspector General, Deputy
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has appointed Col. Gregory Coleman as Inspector General of the Liberia National Police (LNP) and Col. Abraham K. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Foreign Ministry Clarifies Newspaper Report
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has affirmed the Liberian government’s commitment to the African Union’s decision to support the candidature ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Commissions Envoys To UK, Ghana
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commissioned Liberia’s Ambassadors to the United Kingdom and Ghana respectively in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Liberia Congratulates Mexico On 206th Anniversary
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to the Government and people f the United Mexican States (Mexico) on the oc ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 18, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Urges Consolidated Health.....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said that it will be important for the National Health Plans of West African countries to be aligned with all ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
PPPN Sets Up Anti-Election Violence Group In Nimba
A non-governmental group, Pehn-Pehn Peace Network (PPPN) has constituted a 10-member anti-election violence working group ahead of the 2017 presi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Clergyman Says ‘Liberia Needs Spiritual Leader’
The Senior Pastor of the Life Center Church in Monrovia has said “Liberia needs a spiritual leader who will help transform the country.” ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Montserrado District #6 Slate US$25,000 Scholarship Fund Drive
The Development Council of Montserrado County District #6 will launch a US$25,000 scholarship fund drive Friday for 250 school-going children in ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
First Defense Witness Testifies In US$126k GT Bank Theft Case
Defense first witness in the GT Bank US$126,219 theft case, Stanley Yorsee, has confirmed that deposits made by Total Liberia Incorporated on May ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Defense Minister Admits Son Involved In Shooting Incident
Defense Minister Brownie Samukai has admitted that his son has been arrested by police for his alleged involvement in a shooting incident on a lo ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
USAID FED Official Says Food Security, Livelihood In Rice Sector Up
Food security in Liberia has increased and livelihood in the rice sector improved, according to an official of the U.S. Agency for International ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
‘Liberia Gradually Achieving Full Potential In Agriculture,’ Says Addy
Commerce and Industry Minister Axel M. Addy has said that despite challenges in the agriculture sector, the country is gradually getting to achie ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Ex-Finance Minister On Agric Sector Restoration
Former Finance Minister Wilson K. Tarpeh wants government to create a framework that will restore the country’s agriculture sector to or beyond ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
House Ponders Probe Into LPRC....
The House of Representatives will constitute a ‘special committee’ to probe the lease agreement between the Liberia Petroleum Refining Compan ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Boakai Donates Fire Engine To LNFS; Consoles River Gee
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai Thursday presented one fire truck and an assortment of fire equipment to the Liberia National Fire Service (LNFS) ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
UN Security Council Extends UNMIL Stay In Liberia
The United Nations Security Council has extended the mandate of its Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) to December 31, 2016. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Cabinet Mandates Measurable Energy Sector Plan
Cabinet mandated a measureable, attainable and time-bound implementation plan in the energy sector to ensure an impactful access of power supply ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Dedicates 10-Megawatt Power Plant
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated a10-megawatts Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) Power Plant at the compound of the Liberia Electricity Corporati ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Makes Appointments At Maritime
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has with immediate effect made additional appointments in government affecting the Liberia Maritime Authority (LM ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Makes Appointments At Maritime
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has with immediate effect made additional appointments in government affecting the Liberia Maritime Authority (LM ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Top Petrol Firm Dedicates Branch In Ganta
A major petroleum dealer in Liberia has officially opened its newly-constructed filling station in Ganta, Nimba County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Public Works Plans Alleys For Robertsfield Highway
The Ministry of Public Works is to shortly begin demolishing properties encroaching on the right of way between ELWA to the Marshall junction on ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Supt. Dunor Sees Reconciliation As Key To Growth
Lofa County Superintendent George S. Dunor has observed that reconciliation is key to the attainment of Liberia's growth and development. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
NBC Conducts Concessions Reporting Training
The National Bureau of Concessions (NBC) has conducted a one-day training on the use of the Concessions Reporting Template (CRT) in Monrovia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
CSA Official Urges Pres. Sirleaf To Enforce Civil Service Reform
The Intern President of the Civil Servants Association (CSA), James Kolubah, is urging President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to enforce the Civil Servi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Zinnah Admits Lack Of Capacity To Implement Key Agro Policies
Agriculture Minister Moses Zinnah says the government has developed several agriculture, food security and nutrition policies, but the lack of re ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
USAID FED Ups Profitability Of Goat Value Chain
The United States Agency for International Development Food and Enterprise Development (USAID FED) has increased productivity and profitability f ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Lofa Supt. Harps On Upholding Cultural Heritage
Lofa County Superintendent George S. Dunor has called on Liberians to uphold and maintain their cultural heritage and practices as the nation str ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Red Cross Ends Human Rights Confab In Nimba
The Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS) has ended a three-day camp conference and media campaign on human rights and gender equality in Sa ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Mines Bureau Gets Bikes To Cut Illicit Mining, Smuggling
The Ministry Lands, Mines and Energy (MLME) has presented motorbikes to four Regional Coordinators of the Bureau of Mines to enhance their field ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Justice Ja’neh Refutes Newspaper Report On Political Meeting
The story, headlined: “For Brumskine Presidential Bid: Justice J’anneh Facilitates Political Meeting?” reported that Associate Justice Ja ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Dunah Wants House C’ttee Leaders Reprimanded
Nimba County District #7 Representative Worlea-Saywah Dunah has called on Plenary to reprimand the leadership of the House Committee on Ways, Mea ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Budget Hearings Continue, As Ministry of Gender, GSA Appear
As hearings into the expenditure component of the 2016/2017 fiscal budget continue, the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection and th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Germany Seeks Liberia’s Support....
The Government of Germany is calling on the Liberian Government to support its candidature for one of the two non-permanent seats on the United N ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 15, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Extols German Aid To Liberia
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded Germany for its assistance to Liberia in achieving debt relief, road and bridges construction, electri ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Motorcyclists Appeal Against ‘Illegal’ Police Arrests
The National Coordinator of the Motorcyclists Union, Sam Kollie, has called for government’s intervention to curtail the “illegal arrests” ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Motorcyclists Appeal Against ‘Illegal’ Police Arrests
The National Coordinator of the Motorcyclists Union, Sam Kollie, has called for government’s intervention to curtail the “illegal arrests” ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
MYS Vows Tougher Measures During 2016/17 County Meet
The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MYS) has said it will put in place tougher security measures for the 2016/2017 National County Sports Meet sche ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Massaquoi Cautions Police, Motorcyclists To Maintain Peace
Inspector General Chris Massaquoi has cautioned members of the Liberia National Police (LNP) and the Motorcyclists Union of Liberia (MCUL) to col ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Slum Dwellers Want Land Rights Bill Passed
The President of the Slum Dwellers Association of Liberia (SDAL), Bestman Toe, has called on the 53rd National Legislature to pass the Land Right ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Liberia Condemns DPRK For Threatening World Peace
The Government of the Republic of Liberia condemns the recent decision by the Government of the Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK) to fire three ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
GOL, FAO Signs Country Programming Framework
The Government of Liberia and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have signed a Country Programming Framework (CPF) to gui ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
VP Boakai Keen On Accountability.....
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai is calling for a stronger framework to ensure accountability of huge investments in programs and projects impleme ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
VP Boakai Hails Increase In Gov’t Allotment To Agric Sector
Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has said the increase in budgetary allotment to the agriculture sector from US$3 million to a proposed US$9.5 mil ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
About 200 Students Benefit From Vacation Jobs In Bomi
Over 200 students in Bomi County have completed a month-long vacation job at a local farm in Weakama Town in Tubmanburg, Bomi County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Bomi College Gets Nursing Department Accreditation
The President of the Bomi County Community College (BCCC), Dr. Zobong Norman, has vowed to improve the capacity of the Nursing Department at the ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Police Arrest 5 Over Social Cash Transfer Scheme
Police in Gbanga, Bong County have arrested five persons for allegedly extorting L$200 each from over 600 persons in the county under the false p ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Muslim Cleric Nudges Youth To Obey National Authority
On the day marking the observance of the Muslim holy day, "Eid al-Adha" (Festival of the Sacrifice), the head of the Gurley Street Mosque in Monr ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
Health Workers Urged Not To Shun Ebola Survivors
A representative of the Liberia Crusaders for Peace (LCP), Mr. Daniel Bumie, has reiterated his call on health workers, including doctors and cl ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
MPW Begins Road Maintenance Training In Bong
The Feeder Roads Alternative and Maintenance Program (FRAMP) at the Ministry of Public Works has started its training and capacity-building progr ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
High Court Rules Against Heirs Of Cooper Estate
The Supreme Court has directed that beneficiaries of the intestate estate of the late Aaron D. Cooper settle all costs and expenses incurred by t ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
USAID FED To Host Agribusiness Expo Tuesday
The USAID Food and Enterprise Development (USAID FED) will Tuesday launch a two-day Agribusiness Expo at the Monrovia City Hall in Sinkor. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016
‘Liberia Is On Sound Democratic Trajectory,’ VP Boakai
As Liberia prepares for the 2017 general and presidential elections, Vice President Joseph N. Boakai has observed that the country is on “a sou ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Coco-Cola Concerned About Drop In Sales In Nimba
The Management of Coco-Cola Bottling Company, an auxiliary of the United States Trading Company (USTC), has expressed concern about the drop in t ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Ganta Gets Modern Clothes Manufacturing Industry
A business executive in Nimba County is calling on the Liberian Government to support Liberian businesses, if the country's economy is to see Lib ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
MIA Donates To Disaster Management Teams
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has presented fifteen Desktop Computers and fifteen Printers to Disaster Management Teams in the 15 counti ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
LTA Warns Cellcom, Lonestar Against Retaliatory Action
The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) has warned the managements of Cellcom Telecommunications Inc., and Lonestar Cell MTN against any r ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Court Confirms Motion For Retrial In Cellcom’s US$1.8m Case
The Judge of the Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice, Yussif A. Kaba, has approved a motion for retrial of a US$1.8 million liable verdict r ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Malaria Cases On Increase At GUMH
The Ganta United Methodist Hospital (GUMH) Chief Administrator has disclosed that the hospital has received more malaria cases than other sicknes ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Health Ministry Begins Evaluating External Health Promotions
The Ministry of Health has begun the evaluation of external regulations for health promotion in Liberia, the ministry’s Head of Health Promotio ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Gov’t Committed To Transforming Education Sector - Tingba
Deputy Education Minister Aagon Tingba has reiterated government’s commitment to transforming the country’s education sector. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
US$66k, L$449k Misapplication Case Heats Up At Court “C”
Criminal Court ”C” at the Temple of Justice has begun hearing into a US$66,000 and L$449,515 misapplication case involving Lone Star Cell Com ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Liberia Has Renewable Energy Potential - EPA Official
Liberia has the potential for renewable energy and to change from the 20 megawatts Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) from which it is operating currently, Dep ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
GoL Wins US$2.3m Case Against Lone Star GSM
The Supreme Court has ruled that Lone Star Communications Incorporated is liable to pay tax obligation to the Government of Liberia in the amount ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
GC Petitions House To Enact Key Legislations
The Chairman of the Governance Commission (GC), Dr. Amos C. Sawyer, has called on members of the House of Representatives to enact into law key l ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2016
Cabinet Evaluates Education Sector Performance
Cabinet has mandated a realistic implementation of actionable targets as the nation transitions to improve the quality of learning in the educati ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf, Ex-British PM Blair....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has said the continuous lingering effects of the Ebola crisis, capacity gap and a challenged business environment ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 10, 2016
Liberia's Greatest Challenge Is Violence-Free Polls In 2017 - Sirleaf
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has informed the visiting UN delegation that the country’s greatest challenge is to ensure the holding of free ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Submits National Public Health Institute Bill For Enactment
A bill seeking to establish a "National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL)" has been submitted by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to the ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 10, 2016
President Craves More Support....
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on the Director General of the Board of Governors of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 10, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Grants ‘Amnesty’ To Persons Who Surrendered Weapons
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by proclamation declared unconditionally to persons who shall surrender small arms and light weapons under th ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
MIA Dismisses Bong County Culture Directo
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has announced the dismissal of Mr. Joko Kuyon, Director of Culture for Bong County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
Judicial C’ttee Recommends 1-Year Suspension Of Bong Judge
The Grievance and Ethics Committee of the Judiciary has recommended a one-year suspension of Bong County Debt Court Judge Francis Danuweli from j ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
Liberty Party Nimba Officials Resign; Join UP
Liberty Party Nimba County Chairman Tony Gonyon and other senior officials of the party in the county have officially resigned from the party and ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
LBS Commissions Mini-Newsroom At MICAT
A mini-newsroom to be used by the Liberia Broadcasting System (LBS) has been established at the Ministry of Information, Cultural Affairs and To ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
Weeks Says Transport Key To West Africa�s Integration
The Commissioner for Infrastructure of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has said transportation is key to advancing regiona ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
MYS To Produce Bio Gas From Animal Feces, Says Official
The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MYS) is developing a scheme to use animal feces to produce bio gas in the country, Assistant Youth and Sports M ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
ECOWAS PPDU To Validate Report On Dakar-Lagos Corridor Study
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Project Preparation and Development Unit (PPDU) is expected to validate the final draft ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 07, 2016
Govt. Committed To Media Freedom – Minister Nagbe
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has said that the Government will remain tolerant in upholding its responsibility of maintaining a free an ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Police Charge 7 For “Armed Robbery” In Bong
The Bong County Police Detachment has charged and forwarded to the Gbarnga Magisterial Court seven persons allegedly linked to the recent armed r ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
CSO Prepares 150 Students For WAEC Exams
A civil society organization in Monrovia has started tutoring about 150 junior and senior high school students across the country to ensure exce ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Over 100 School Administrators, Teachers In Nimba Get Training
Over 100 school administrators and teachers from 60 schools in Zoe-Geh District, Nimba County have received training in school administration ahe ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Rep. Paye Calls For Unity....
Bong County District #4 Representative Lester Paye has called on members of the House of Representatives to put aside their differences and unite ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Witness Links Defendants To US$126.2k GT Bank Theft
Prosecution first witness Olushola Alioha has testified that defendants Montmorancy Yancy, Stanley Yorsee and Emmanuel Togba stole US$126,219 fro ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
UPP Vows To Win 2017 Polls
The United People’s Party (UPP) has declared that it will win the presidency in the October 2017 presidential and general elections to “fix t ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Coordination Key To Achieving Decentralization - Dr. Tokpah
Internal Affairs Minister Dr. Henrique Tokpa has observed that coordination is a key factor in the implementation of decentralization in Liberia. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Justice Minister Vows To Reduce Overcrowded Prisons
Justice Minister Frederick Cherue has vowed to ensure that overcrowded prisons are reduced to their normal capacities. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Sherman Requests Vote Of Confidence....
Grand Cape Mount County Senator Varney Sherman has requested the Plenary of the Liberian Senate to express a vote of confidence in him to continu ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
24 Inmates Who Broke Jail In Lofa Rearrested, Remanded
The Ministry of Justice has apprehended and remanded 24 of 51 inmates who escaped from the Voinjama Central Prison in Lofa County recently, Justi ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Govt. Certificates Boulevard Palace As “Five-Star Hotel”
The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Information, Cultural Affairs and Tourism has officially certificated the Boulevard Palace as a ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Tyler Requests Six-Weeks Medical Break
Recused Speaker Alex Tyler has requested the Plenary of the House of Representatives to grant him a six-week excuse to seek medical attention abr ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
“Shooting Incident In Bomi No Security Threat,” Cherue
Liberia’s Justice Minister and Attorney General, Cllr. Fredrick Cherue, has said the recent shooting incident in Sass Town, Bomi County poses n ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Minister Shoniyin Receives Letters Of Credence Of UN Resident Coordinator
Acting Foreign Minister B. Elias Shoniyin has received the Letters of Credence from the newly-appointed Deputy Special Representative of the Secr ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 06, 2016
Pres. Sirleaf Grants Clemency To 9 Convicts In 6 Counties
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has granted executive clemency to nine convicts detained in correction facilities in six counties, Justice Minist ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 05, 2016
Gipo Town To Get Modern Town Hall
Nimba County District #8 Representative Larry P. Younquoi has kicked off the construction of a modern Town Hall in Gipo Township, Nimba County. ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 05, 2016
MIA Training Bong Local Leaders In Decentralization
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has commenced a five-day training program on decentralization coordination in Gbarnga, Bong County ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 05, 2016
Internews Ends First Community Media Forum In Bong
Internews-Liberia has ended its first Community Media Forum in Gbarnga, Bong County, with a call on citizens to engage in the county’s developm ...more
Date Uploaded: Sep 05, 2016
Journalist Asks Court To Dismiss US$275k Libel Suit Against Him