The List – Meet Witnesses That Could Decide Fate of Liberian Officials Accused of Bribery

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The long-anticipated bribery scandal trial spurred by a 2016 report by the London-based watchdog group, Global Witness (GW) kicked off this week in Liberia, ending months of back-and-forth legal wrangles between government p…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The long-anticipated bribery scandal trial spurred by a 2016 report by the London-based watchdog group, Global Witness (GW) kicked off this week in Liberia, ending months of back-and-forth legal wrangles between government prosecutors and the accused officials named in the GW investigative findings.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Trump Immigration Policy Worries Liberian in U.S.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A Liberian educator based in the United States of America, Emmanuel Davies, has complained of illegal detention and interrogation by Homeland Security personnel at the John F. Kennedy Airport.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A Liberian educator based in the United States of America, Emmanuel Davies, has complained of illegal detention and interrogation by Homeland Security personnel at the John F. Kennedy Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sable Mining Corruption Case – Defense Waives Jury Trial

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The eight defendants in the Sable Mining bribery case at Criminal Court “C” ongoing at the Temple of Justice have agreed to go to trial without jury, following a plea of not guilty.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The eight defendants in the Sable Mining bribery case at Criminal Court "C" ongoing at the Temple of Justice have agreed to go to trial without jury, following a plea of not guilty.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dispute Erupts Over Reserved Forest Land in Nimba County

[FrontPageAfrica] Nimba County -Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are deeply divided over Blei Community Forest Reserved, 629 hectares of forest, set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

[FrontPageAfrica] Nimba County -Residents of several towns in three districts in Nimba County are deeply divided over Blei Community Forest Reserved, 629 hectares of forest, set aside by locals, with assistance from NGO for conservation purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sinoe County Senator Fleeing Indictment for Economic Crimes

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Sinoe County Senator Milton Teahjay continues to be on the run as sheriffs are in search of him to answer to crimes of economic sabotage, misapplication of entrusted property, criminal conspiracy, criminal facilitation, viol…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Sinoe County Senator Milton Teahjay continues to be on the run as sheriffs are in search of him to answer to crimes of economic sabotage, misapplication of entrusted property, criminal conspiracy, criminal facilitation, violation of Public Procurement Concession Commission (PPCC) Processes and procedures for awarding contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Legislature Orders Probe of Consistently Absent Lawmakers

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The plenary of the House of Representatives has instructed its secretary to review the records of lawmakers who are absent without a valid excuse.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The plenary of the House of Representatives has instructed its secretary to review the records of lawmakers who are absent without a valid excuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Diplomats Urged to Promote Agenda for Transformation

[FrontPageAfrica] Paynesville -As clock ticks towards the end of President Sirleaf’s tenure, the Liberian leader has called on heads of diplomatic mission to continue to promote Liberia’s agenda for transformation.

[FrontPageAfrica] Paynesville -As clock ticks towards the end of President Sirleaf's tenure, the Liberian leader has called on heads of diplomatic mission to continue to promote Liberia's agenda for transformation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Du Port Road Memorial Site Court Dedicated to Honor War Victims

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1989--up to August 11th, 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia