Chief Justice Blasts Defeated Rep. Paye’s Lawyer for Legal Mistakes

[Observer] A hearing that was intended for the Supreme Court to determine whether or not a decision by the Board of Commissioners (BoC) of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to dismiss a complaint of bribery and fraud filed by Bong County District…

[Observer] A hearing that was intended for the Supreme Court to determine whether or not a decision by the Board of Commissioners (BoC) of the National Elections Commission (NEC) to dismiss a complaint of bribery and fraud filed by Bong County District#4 Representative Lester Paye took a dramatic turn with Chief Justice Francis Korkpor exposing several legal blunders the incumbent lawmaker committed.

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Inauguration Threatened

[Observer] Wives of officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia have vowed to repeat their strike action again until the government settles its financial obligations to their husbands. This puts under grave threat, the much anticipated and heralded peacefu…

[Observer] Wives of officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia have vowed to repeat their strike action again until the government settles its financial obligations to their husbands. This puts under grave threat, the much anticipated and heralded peaceful transition from one democratically elected government to another. "We will ensure that this pending inauguration will not go on as planned until our plights are addressed by the Ministry of Defense and President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf," the women who have been protesti

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UP Expels Pres. Sirleaf

[Observer] The UP is revoking the membership of its Standard Bearer Emeritus, President Sirleaf, on claims that she supported the opposition candidate, George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change. She has consistently denied the claim and still …

[Observer] The UP is revoking the membership of its Standard Bearer Emeritus, President Sirleaf, on claims that she supported the opposition candidate, George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change. She has consistently denied the claim and still considers herself a member of the Unity Party.

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Overcrowding, Lawlessness On the Rise At Red Light, Other Markets

[Observer] A Daily Observer survey has established that lawlessness is on the increase at the nation’s largest business hub in Red Light, Paynesville Community, involving commercial motorcyclists, petty traders and officers of the Liberia National Poli…

[Observer] A Daily Observer survey has established that lawlessness is on the increase at the nation's largest business hub in Red Light, Paynesville Community, involving commercial motorcyclists, petty traders and officers of the Liberia National Police (LNP). Overcrowding is also posing a serious challenge to shoppers and marketers alike.

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Dedicated Water Project Boosts Supply to Greater Monrovia

[Observer] A US$40.49 million Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) three-phase water project was recently dedicated by the outgoing Liberian Government in White Plains, Montserrado County.

[Observer] A US$40.49 million Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) three-phase water project was recently dedicated by the outgoing Liberian Government in White Plains, Montserrado County.

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Sowing Agriculture From the Root of Society

[Observer] Agriculture is man’s oldest profession. Apart from farming, early man also domesticated some animals for survival. However, several millennia later, the noble profession has limited youth participation; not enough to make agriculture as a pr…

[Observer] Agriculture is man's oldest profession. Apart from farming, early man also domesticated some animals for survival. However, several millennia later, the noble profession has limited youth participation; not enough to make agriculture as a profession and way of life last into the coming centuries.

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House in ‘White Ballot’ Election for Speaker Post

[Observer] Deputy Speaker Hans M. Barchue, one of the two major contenders in the election of the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the 54th Legislature, has withdrawn from the race.

[Observer] Deputy Speaker Hans M. Barchue, one of the two major contenders in the election of the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the 54th Legislature, has withdrawn from the race.

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