‘Mammoth Crowd’ Awaits Weah’s Arrival

[NEWS] Thousands of Liberians especially partisans and supporters of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) are on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, expected to storm the Roberts International Airport in Margibi County to give Ambassador George M. Weah a…

[NEWS] Thousands of Liberians especially partisans and supporters of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) are on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, expected to storm the Roberts International Airport in Margibi County to give Ambassador George M. Weah a rousing welcome.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court to Shut Down Bility’s Business in 30 Days for Tax Debt

[Observer] The ongoing US$190,800 tax fraud case levied against businessman Musa Hassan Bility by the Government of Liberia, on Monday took a dramatic turn with the Tax Court issuing a 30-day ultimatum to close down his Gulf Trading/Srimex Enterprise i…

[Observer] The ongoing US$190,800 tax fraud case levied against businessman Musa Hassan Bility by the Government of Liberia, on Monday took a dramatic turn with the Tax Court issuing a 30-day ultimatum to close down his Gulf Trading/Srimex Enterprise if he failed to pay the current tax debt, now 63 months in arrears.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Is Prince Johnson Still a Kingmaker?

[Observer] With barely two weeks to the runoff presidential election, there are concerns from members of the public whether Nimba County Senator Prince Yormie Johnson still has what it takes to swing the electorate of Nimba County to either side in the…

[Observer] With barely two weeks to the runoff presidential election, there are concerns from members of the public whether Nimba County Senator Prince Yormie Johnson still has what it takes to swing the electorate of Nimba County to either side in the upcoming run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Submits U.S.$17 Million Loan Agreement for Gbarnga-Salayea Road

[Observer] The Senate at its 61st day sitting yesterday received from President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf a request to ratify a loan agreement for the Gbarnga-Salayea Road Project between Liberia and Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development.

[Observer] The Senate at its 61st day sitting yesterday received from President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf a request to ratify a loan agreement for the Gbarnga-Salayea Road Project between Liberia and Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Montserrado Representative-Elect Blasts LNP

[New Dawn] Montserrado County District#10 Representative-elect Yekeh Kolubah has expressed dissatisfaction over the alleged purchasing of luxurious vehicles by authorities at the Liberia National Police (LNP) while officers there are allegedly yet to r…

[New Dawn] Montserrado County District#10 Representative-elect Yekeh Kolubah has expressed dissatisfaction over the alleged purchasing of luxurious vehicles by authorities at the Liberia National Police (LNP) while officers there are allegedly yet to receive their pay [or stipend] for the elections. Appearing on a local radio station Power FM on Tuesday, 24 October, the ex-police officer who got elected representative at the 10 October polls expressed frustration over claims of luxurious vehicles purchase by LNP auth

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Why Must Liberian Presidential Candidates Commit to Protecting the Environment?

[New Dawn] Throughout these elections, there has been absolutely no serious commitment on the part of Liberian Presidential Candidates to restoring nature and protecting the environment. At political rallies, town-hall meetings, debates and every campa…

[New Dawn] Throughout these elections, there has been absolutely no serious commitment on the part of Liberian Presidential Candidates to restoring nature and protecting the environment. At political rallies, town-hall meetings, debates and every campaign trails, no one ever hears anything about how the candidates' intent to address the many environmental issues confronting the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Brumskine’s Courage Is Commendable

[New Dawn] Liberty Party Standard Bearer Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine has introduced a process in politics in Liberia that is very unprecedented, for which he should be commended by all law-abiding citizens.He claims there were widespread irregularit…

[New Dawn] Liberty Party Standard Bearer Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine has introduced a process in politics in Liberia that is very unprecedented, for which he should be commended by all law-abiding citizens.He claims there were widespread irregularities and fraud in the just-ended Presidential and Representatives Elections conducted in the country, and is therefore, challenging the results. Specifically, he questions poll results ascribe to his party by the National Elections Commission. He thinks he was cheated.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LCC Wants Electoral Complaints Probed

[New Dawn] Precisely 15 days following the October 10, 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections and five days after the announcement of final results, the Liberia Council of Churches (LCC) releases a statement here on the polls, calling on the N…

[New Dawn] Precisely 15 days following the October 10, 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections and five days after the announcement of final results, the Liberia Council of Churches (LCC) releases a statement here on the polls, calling on the National Elections Commission or NEC to expeditiously investigate all complaints of election irregularities brought before it by aggrieved parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia