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Monrovia - Liberia's new president George Weah has bowed to intense pressure and replaced his choice for justice minister after local media reported lawyer Charles Gibson was stripped of his licence for embezzling a client. A statement withdrawing the nomination "with immediate effect" was issued late ...
Monrovia - The Liberia National police (LNP) Commissioner for Training and Man Power Development, Dao R. Freeman has called on Liberians to put their difference aside in this post elections era and come together to move the country forward.

On Thursday, the customs brokers association in Liberia staged a protest at the Freeport of Monrovia citing several issues as grievance including the "increment in port handling charges and tariff by APM Terminals, cancellation of BIVAC contracts and the implementation of outdated penalty on cargo ...
Monrovia - The Liberian Senate says it has confirmed 35 presidential nominees for their various offices, noting that the respective committees are working ... from a client, which led to his two-month suspension from the direct and indirect practice of law by the Supreme Court in the bailiwick of Liberia.
Monrovia - Liberia's First Lady, Mrs. Clar Marie Weah visited the Amazing Grace Orphanage home in 72nd Paynesville City on February 7, 2018 and lauded Pastor Edward Diggs, Director of the facility for the level of selflessness aimed at addressing the welfare and well-being of the needy. According to an ...
It's a relatively short six-hour flight on KLM's service to Monrovia from Amsterdam that launched last year (you can, of course connect to Amsterdam via 12 ... arrived between 1822 and 1867; because of their better education, arms, and resources, they went on to dominate the fledgling Liberian society.

Monrovia -- The first youngest City of Monrovia Mayor-designate in the city's history, Jefferson Koijee, said he will ensure that Monrovia is transformed. Koijee made the statement yesterday when he paid a visit at the Monrovia City Hall where he interacted with officials of the Council. He also held a brief ...
MONROVIA - Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women's rights, is stepping down after making history as ... "When Ellen came to power, the expectation of the Liberian people was high, so high that she could not meet up with such expectation," said political ...
Monrovia - Incoming Liberian president George Weah on Saturday sought to dispel accusations he is ill-prepared to take the reins of his fragile west African country, and said his priority would be maintaining peace. Former international footballer Weah played a friendly match against the Liberian Armed ...
Monrovia, Liberia -- Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has rejected her expulsion from the governing party as illegal, saying she will appeal the decision. The Unity Party's executive committee voted Saturday to expel the 79-year-old president, accusing her of violating the party's Constitution by ...
Monrovia - The Liberia National Hepatitis Foundation (LNHF) has concluded the vaccination of the graduating students of the A.M. Dogliotti Medical College of the University of Liberia (UL). The future medical doctors have received their last dose of three rounds of Hepatitis B vaccines from the LNHF ...
Dr. Belay Begashaw, Director General of the SDGC/A and Ambassador Marjon V. Kamara, Liberian Minister of Foreign Affairs sign the Host Country Agreement that will facilitate the establishment of the first West African SDGC/A Sub-regional Center in Monrovia, Liberia. (Courtesy) ...
... the U.S. Embassy, Monrovia, the University of Delaware Horn Entrepreneurship Program, the Ministry of youth & sports of Liberia, the Liberia Broadcasting System and the Starz College of science & technology. It is being implemented under the theme: "Creating Sustainable Future for Liberian Youth: ...
Monrovia - Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has rejected her expulsion from the governing party as illegal, saying she will appeal the decision. The Unity Party's executive committee voted on Saturday to expel the 79-year-old president, accusing her of violating the party's Constitution by refusing to ...
Monrovia - Three of Liberia's most powerful leaders of the incoming government are from the Southeast of the country where lack of development has deprived the people of the five counties all ... Roads are very important," said Alex Noah, a native of the region who is also a Staff of the Liberian senate.
Monrovia, Liberia -- Just days before the end of her 12-year tenure as Liberia's head of state, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been expelled by ... to question that narrative," said Ibrahim al-Bakri Nyei, a Liberian who is completing a Ph.D. at the school of Oriental and African Studies in London.
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. Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) experts say the dedication of the LWSC White Plains water facility that will ...

MONROVIA, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) -- Over 1,700 Liberians have been plagued by a skin disease suspected to be scabies, the health ministry said on Tuesday. Medical experts are working ... The Liberian government is yet to declare an outbreak, despite a surge in the number of cases recorded. Kateh said local ...
Over winter interim, 12 Dartmouth students traveled to Monrovia, Liberia, where they witnessed a historic Supreme Court ruling that preceded a runoff ... "We got to sit in on that Supreme Court hearing, and it was very cool to see real democracy taking place in Liberia and the Liberian people engaging with ...
Monrovia - China and Liberia will join hand-in-hand to foster their relations as the two nations enter a new era, says Ambassador Zhang Yue of the embassy ... competitions in China amongst 3,000 athletics from 67 countries, with the Liberian team winning one silver and two bronze medals, added Mr. Pratt.
Celebrations have taken over the Liberian capital, Monrovia, as the National elections Commission announced 98.1 percent of the total votes counted from the 26 December runoff presidential election with Coalition for Democratic Change Standard Bearer George Weah taking a comfortable lead of ...
Monrovia, Liberia -- For decades, Liberia has waited through war and strongmen for a peaceful democratic transfer of power. On Thursday, as ... The vice president went all the way to the Liberian Supreme Court with his charges and managed to delay the final runoff election by two months. Mr. Weah ...
Monrovia - The National Democratic Institute (NDI) is fielding an international election observation mission for Liberia's presidential run-off election, ... of the election process in Liberia and to demonstrate the support of the international community to Liberian efforts to strengthen democratic processes in ...
Monrovia - students at Liberia's main institution of higher learning, the University of Liberia have gone on the rampage, calling for the removal of the university's president, Dr. Ophelia Weeks. Burning tires and holding up banners in protests Friday, the students charged that administrators were preventing ...
Weah's running mate was senator Jewel Howard-Taylor. She is the ex-wife of former rebel leader and President Charles Taylor, who sparked Liberia's civil war in 1989 and is serving a 50-year prison sentence in Britain for his role in atrocities in Sierra Leone. Taylor still has supporters in Liberia, and his ...
The director general of the General Services Agency (GSA) Mary Broh told new Democrat that Monrovia is a village with too many cars without rules. She has being retrieving government owned vehicles from appointed public officials and staff based on President Sirleaf's Dec. 29 directive through the ...
Monrovia, Liberia (CMC) -- A Jamaican has become the first lady of Liberia following the election of her husband as the new president of this West African nation. Clar Weah's husband, George Weah, a former FIFA World Player of the Year, won the presidency in the Liberian electoral run-off on ...
Authorities Friday announced that four suspects have been arrested and three others are being sought in connection with a Monrovia shooting that left a man dead and two others wounded. Detectives planned a news conference this afternoon to release further details in the investigation into the shooting ...
... to become president of Liberia. With his dream now within touching distance, fans danced and sang in his honour at a Monrovia stadium on Saturday. ... Samuel Kanyon Doe stadium, named after the Liberian president killed by rebels in 1990, can welcome up to 35,000 people. By early afternoon it was ...
Monrovia - The Liberian government has clarified that contrary to the allegations contained in the Global Witness publication, the Forestry Industrial Development ... Liberia is focused on the socio-economic benefits and the environmental Sustainability of a profitable commercial logging sector. It is therefore ...
City dwellers as well as rural Liberian businessmen and women have expressed outrage, disgust, anger and frustration with the municipal heads of Monrovia and Paynesville because of the health hazard posed by the garbage that is usually left uncollected for weeks at a time. As a result shoppers and ...
Monrovia - The central bank of Liberia (CBL) has disclosed an increase of money sent from Liberia via local banks to foreign countries. ... market predictability and help to meet the Forex demand of importers and smaller Liberian businesses, despite the meager resources the Bank has at its disposal," Gov.
Last month, we flew from Monrovia, Liberia to Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire for Monrovia football Academy's first international youth football tournament. ... friend Mahmud Johnson's homegrown Liberian business, J-Palm, he genuinely could not believe that such innovation and inspiration could come from Liberia.
Monrovia - The central bank of Liberia (CBL) has set March 31st, 2018 as the deadline for all insurance companies to comply with the bank's new capital requirements for insurance companies operating in Liberia. The CBL said companies failing to meet the deadline would have their licenses revoked.
Monrovia, 10 December 2017: In August 2017, the first ever global pilot of the advanced infection prevention and control (IPC) training package, developed ... of Liberia Dr. Ngormbu Ballah, Director of the Quality Management Unit, lauded WHO and all partners for supporting the Liberian government, in the ...
We know that Africa World airlines direct service from Accra to Monrovia will further deepen the relationship between our two countries. ... to the bilateral tide between the two countries and pledged the Liberian government's commitment to creating an enabling environment for the investment to prosper.
Monrovia - Orange Liberia has announced a new promotional package that is expected to shake up the Liberian telecommunications landscape in a major way. The new package, which is called the infinity pack, was announced at a well-attended VIP event held the weekend at the Royal Grand Hotel in ...
The Africa World airlines (AWA), one of the newest to be launched in Monrovia yesterday, December 12, 2017 officially opened its door In Liberia for the ... For his part, the Chief Operation Officer of the RIA, Samuel Thompson lauded the Liberian government and people for allowing the airlines to extend its ...
Monrovia - The Liberia National Red Cross (LNRC) has donated several assorted items to authorities of the Monrovia Central prison (MCP). The items, which were given to the Bureau of Corrections and Rehabilitation (BCR), included 100 mats, bath soap, 100 blankets, laundry soap, chlorine and gloves.
Monrovia - The Liberia National Red Cross (LNRC) has donated several assorted items to authorities of the Monrovia Central prison (MCP). The items, which were given to the Bureau of Corrections and Rehabilitation (BCR), included 100 mats, bath soap, 100 blankets, laundry soap, chlorine and gloves.
Monrovia, Liberia - Liberia is in the thick of uncertainty after its Supreme Court ruled in November that a presidential run-off vote cannot proceed until a ... In rural Buutuo in Nimba County, where the former Liberian rebel leader-turned-president Charles Taylor led fighters over the border from Ivory Coast to ...
Monrovia - University of Liberia's 98th graduation ceremony slated for December 4, 2017 seems to be threatened by aggrieved students of the school. ... Reacting to the students' demand in an interview over the weekend, the president of the University of Liberia, Dr. Ophelia Inez Weeks, said there will be ...
(KABC) -- A 43-year-old man was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting overnight Friday that stemmed from an argument at a bar in Monrovia, according to authorities. The incident began shortly before midnight when the gunman and his companions entered the Gem City Grill in the 100 block ...
Monrovia - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has commenced engagement and consultations with national partners on the preparation and design of a New Country Programme Document (CPD) 2019-2023 for Liberia. The two-day exercise held in Monrovia 30, November-01 ...
"Nobody wants to buy, people are keeping their money," said Ruth Wollie, one of many female market traders who make up an important voting bloc for Liberian politicians. "For us to sell 1000 LD ($8) per day is very difficult," she added at her stall in Monrovia. Liberia has enjoyed 12 years of peace under ...
A Duarte man on Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges related to his fatal shooting of a deer with a bow and arrow in a Monrovia neighborhood. Michael Jackson Rodriguez, 33, entered his plea during his Thursday arraignment at Pasadena Superior Court. Greg Risling, spokesman for the Los Angeles ...
Liberia as a nation is still grappling with issues and the challenges faced by ordinary Liberians who do not have toilets in their various homes. According to statistics, only about 17 % of Liberians have toilets at their homes. In a bid to ascertain various conditions at Public Latrines in greater Monrovia and its ...
Dr. Yene Assegid will work directly with Monrovia football Academy's 17 staff members. (Photo credit: Oxford Africa.) The Monrovia Football ...
Monrovia - The Liberia National police (LNP) has been ranked the 16 best in Africa and 106 among 127 countries around the world.
In a war that was already turning Liberia into a byword for wanton brutality, ... rubber for ULIMO, taking a cut for himself once the trucks reached Monrovia. ... Philadelphia, where there is a sizable Liberian diaspora community.


 

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