Govt Makes Changes to Global Witness Indictment

[Observer] Nearly a year after government indictments and arguments in the alleged Global Witness US$950,000 bribery scandal involving several past and present public officials, prosecution on Wednesday filed a request before Criminal Court ‘C’ seeking…

[Observer] Nearly a year after government indictments and arguments in the alleged Global Witness US$950,000 bribery scandal involving several past and present public officials, prosecution on Wednesday filed a request before Criminal Court 'C' seeking to change (amend) the indictment. The indicted officials include Grand Cape Mount Senator Varney Sherman and former House Speaker J. Alex Tyler of Bomi County, among others.

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Breweries Can Only Move Ahead With a Victory

[Observer] If 2016 knockout and league champions Monrovia Club Breweries have had a history of international experience, it would have been easy to predict this afternoon’s encounter at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium against JS Kabylie of Algeria with c…

[Observer] If 2016 knockout and league champions Monrovia Club Breweries have had a history of international experience, it would have been easy to predict this afternoon's encounter at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium against JS Kabylie of Algeria with confidence.

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Cuttington Students Construct L$77 K Bridge for Community

[Observer] A group of eleven students from Cuttington University over the weekend dedicated a bridge they constructed in Lelekpayea Community, one of Gbarnga City’s largest communities, at the cost of L$77,000.

[Observer] A group of eleven students from Cuttington University over the weekend dedicated a bridge they constructed in Lelekpayea Community, one of Gbarnga City's largest communities, at the cost of L$77,000.

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Govt to Sign U.S.$20 Million Agreement Today

[Observer] The Government through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) and the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) will today sign a US$20 million financing agreement for the upgrading of the first section of Lot One of the Gbarnga-Mend…

[Observer] The Government through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) and the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) will today sign a US$20 million financing agreement for the upgrading of the first section of Lot One of the Gbarnga-Mendikorma Road.

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Rep. Aspirant to Donate 30 Percent of Salary to District If Elected

[Observer] Stephen Allen Tolbert ll, the son of Stephen Tolbert, the late tycoon of the Mesurado Group of Companies and brother of the late President William R. Tolbert Jr., yesterday announced his intention to contest for the Montserrado District #10 …

[Observer] Stephen Allen Tolbert ll, the son of Stephen Tolbert, the late tycoon of the Mesurado Group of Companies and brother of the late President William R. Tolbert Jr., yesterday announced his intention to contest for the Montserrado District #10 seat in the House of Representatives.

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ECC Pushes NEC to Tackle ‘Critical’ Issues

[Observer] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC), a civil society platform comprising 30 organizations that observe every aspect of the elections processes in Liberia, has called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to tackle critical issues…

[Observer] The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC), a civil society platform comprising 30 organizations that observe every aspect of the elections processes in Liberia, has called on the National Elections Commission (NEC) to tackle critical issues that threaten to compromise the conduct of the ongoing voter registration (VR) process.

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Fire At Ministry of Health

[Observer] The Congo Town facilities of the Ministry of Health (MOH) were yesterday shut down by fire that destroyed the ministry’s three generators.

[Observer] The Congo Town facilities of the Ministry of Health (MOH) were yesterday shut down by fire that destroyed the ministry's three generators.

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Media Urged to Partner With Business Community

[Observer] The Liberian media has been challenged to partner with the business community as a viable option to enhance the financial viability of both. This was raised during the 6th session of the Media Market Forum for Liberia held at a resort in Sin…

[Observer] The Liberian media has been challenged to partner with the business community as a viable option to enhance the financial viability of both. This was raised during the 6th session of the Media Market Forum for Liberia held at a resort in Sinkor yesterday.

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Sokopa VR Center Reopens

[Observer] Following yesterday’s land dispute which reportedly disrupted the ongoing voter registration (VR) process in Sokopa Town, Nimba County, there are reports that the situation has subsided and that the registration process has recommenced.

[Observer] Following yesterday's land dispute which reportedly disrupted the ongoing voter registration (VR) process in Sokopa Town, Nimba County, there are reports that the situation has subsided and that the registration process has recommenced.

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