Senator Dillon Pushes for Vote of No Confidence in 'Nigerian' Head of Liberia Anti-Corruption Agency over His Nationality Crisis

MONROVIA, Jan. 22 -- The Liberian Senate will on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, deliberate on how to address issues surrounding the nationality of Cllr. A. Ndubuisi Nwabudike, head of the Liberian Anti-Corr... Read More

Liberia: Senate Leadership, Staffer Hold Dialogue After Strike Action Over Salary Arrears

MONROVIA, Jan. 21 -- Senate Pro-Tempore Albert Chie and other members of the Senate leadership on Wednesday met and had a meeting with staffers of the Liberian Senate on the way forward in settling th... Read More

Liberia: Research Shows Whooping Amount of Taxpayers' Dollars Allotted to Lawmaker's Salary And Benefits

MONROVIA, Jan. 19 -- A research done by the Legislative Information Service (LIS) shows that the Legislature has received US$288,088,392.00 for the fiscal period of 15 years - 2006 to 2021. This amou... Read More

Liberia: Sen. Sherman Laments Ruined Reputation after Economic Sanctions; Says He's Innocent of the Allegations

MONROVIA, Jan. 15 -- Senator Varney Sherman has told journalists that the recent sanction placed on him by the U.S. government has devastated his character as a lawyer and it's going to take him years... Read More

Liberia: Senator Nuquay Requests Rep. Jones and Education Minister Sonii to Reinstate Officials who were Dismissed over Support for Him

MONROVIA, Jan. 14 -- Margibi Senator J. Emmanuel Nuquay has pleaded with Education Minister Ansu Sonii and Margibi District 2 Representative Ivar Jones, to reinstate former Harbel Multilateral High Sc... Read More

Liberia: No Election for New Senate Pro-Tempore Until 2024 - Sen. Albert Chie Clarifies

MONROVIA, Jan. 12 -- Prior to Monday, January 11, 2021 resumption of legislative activities, there have been speculations about election for a new President Pro-Tempore of the Liberian Senate, though ... Read More

Liberia: Man Links Security Assigned to Deputy Inspector General Sediatu Reeves to Attempt to Kill Him

MONROVIA, Jan. 8 -- A man who identified himself as Daniel Davies, alias DMX, has accused one of the police officers assigned to the Deputy Inspector General of Police for Administration (101), Sediat... Read More

Liberia: Rep. Fonati Koffa Responds to Critics Citing Regional Politics in His Quest to Be Deputy Speaker; Says It's Not Unprecedented

MONROVIA, Jan. 8 -- Representative J. Fonati Koffa (CDC-District #2 Grand Kru County) is the current chairman of the House Committee on Judiciary who is vying to become the next Deputy Speaker of the ... Read More

Sinoe Citizens Resolve Long-Standing Dispute Over Forest Land

MONROVIA, Jan. 8 -- The long-standing conflict in the Tartweh-Drapoh Authorized Community Forest in Sinoe County over the forest leadership has finally been resolved by the Forest Development Authorit... Read More

Liberia: NEC Certificates Five of 15 Winners of The December 8 Special Senatorial Elections

MONROVIA, Jan. 7 -- The National Elections Commission (NEC) on Wednesday certificated five winners of the just ended December 8, Special Senatorial Elections in Liberia. The certification is in keepin... Read More