EU Calls for Swift End to Political Standoff

[Observer] Many of Liberia’s bilateral partners are now growing gravely concerned about the political standoff in the country following the October 10 presidential and representative elections. The results of recent polls pointed to a run-off election …

[Observer] Many of Liberia's bilateral partners are now growing gravely concerned about the political standoff in the country following the October 10 presidential and representative elections. The results of recent polls pointed to a run-off election to have been held on Nov. 7 between Vice President Joseph N. Boakai and Senator George M. Weah who won the highest votes but not an absolute majority as required by the Constitution of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Lawyer Accuses UP of ‘Holding Liberia Hostage’

[Observer] The lead lawyer of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Frank Musa Dean, has accused the ruling Unity Party (UP) of having sinister motives as they proceed with the ongoing alleged electoral irregularities and fraud case.

[Observer] The lead lawyer of the National Elections Commission (NEC), Frank Musa Dean, has accused the ruling Unity Party (UP) of having sinister motives as they proceed with the ongoing alleged electoral irregularities and fraud case.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IMF Executive Board Reviews Liberia’s Economic Performance

[Observer] The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the seventh and eighth final reviews of Liberia’s economic performance under the program supported by the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement.

[Observer] The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the seventh and eighth final reviews of Liberia's economic performance under the program supported by the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Looming Dangers for Many Liberians If Health Issues Continued to Be Politicized/Overlooked

[Observer] Center for Liberia’s Future conducted an 18 month qualitative nationwide study on Ebola Survivors, Orphans, Caregivers and Stakeholders. The research findings outlined/revealed several factors that if not taking care of, just in case another…

[Observer] Center for Liberia's Future conducted an 18 month qualitative nationwide study on Ebola Survivors, Orphans, Caregivers and Stakeholders. The research findings outlined/revealed several factors that if not taking care of, just in case another outbreak of the same magnitude occurs, there will be more deaths or casualties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Attack On Justice Yuoh Was Calculated,’ Judge Dixon Says

[Observer] Criminal Court ‘C’ Judge Blamo Dixon on Monday claimed that the attack on the home of Associate Justice Sie-A-Nyene G. Yuoh was a calculated attempt by her attackers.

[Observer] Criminal Court 'C' Judge Blamo Dixon on Monday claimed that the attack on the home of Associate Justice Sie-A-Nyene G. Yuoh was a calculated attempt by her attackers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lawyers Ask for Probe On Trustco Non-Payments

[Namibian] One of the law firms claiming that the company Trustco Insurance has been failing to pay them for legal services provided to Legal Shield policyholders has now instituted a complaint against the company with the Namibia Financial Institution…

[Namibian] One of the law firms claiming that the company Trustco Insurance has been failing to pay them for legal services provided to Legal Shield policyholders has now instituted a complaint against the company with the Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority and the Bank of Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia