Liberia: US$15k For Lawmakers' Legislative Projects amid Economic Meltdown Draws Massive Condemnations

MONROVIA, June 16 -- It's been a long week of criticism for the Legislature since the disclosure of US$15,000 given to each lawmaker for legislative projects. In the view of the public, dishing out su... Read More

Liberia: LIGIS Boss Backtracks on Comments that US$1 Million Given to UNFPA; Says It's a "Slip of Tongue"

MONROVIA, June 16 -- Prof. Francis Wreh, Director General of the Liberia Institute of Statistic and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS) has told the Senate that his earlier comments about transferring U... Read More

Liberia: House Summons Health Minister Wilhelmina Jallah, NPHIL Director-General Macauley over Covid-19 Spike

Monrovia, June 16 -- The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Health Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah and the Director General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL), Jane Ma... Read More

Liberia: Edwin Snowe Briefs Ghanaian President and Chair of the Heads of States and Governments of ECOWAS on State of Regional Security

MONROVIA, June 16 -- Senator Edwin Melvin Snowe of Bomi County has held a meeting with Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin to discuss issues conce... Read More

Liberia: Rev. Dr. Reeves Admonishes Oldest Baptist Congregation in Africa to Uphold the Spirit of God; Transform Society by Taking Steps of the Old Believers

MONROVIA, June 16 -- The Senior Pastor of the historic Providence Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. Samuel V. Reeves, has admonished members of Africa's oldest Baptist congregation, the Regent Road Baptist Chu... Read More

Letter to Senator Dr Henrique Tokpa

Liberia, June 16 -- Dear Senator Tokpa: Let me take this time to say thank you for the little you have done for the people of Bong County since your election as Senator in the 2018 by-election, repla... Read More

Liberia Deeply Concerned over Military Takeover in Mali - Foreign Minister Tells 49th Inter-Ministerial Conference

ACCRA, June 16 -- Liberia's Foreign Minister Dee-Maxwell Kemaya says the country is concerned about the 'unwelcomed' interruption in the civilian-led transitional process in Mali. Min. Kemaya called ... Read More

Government of Liberia losing Millions to Intellectual Property Theft, New Reports Unveils

Monrovia, June 16 -- The Copyright Society of Liberia (COSOL) says the government of Liberia is losing millions of dollars annually as a result of widespread abuse of the country's 2016 Intellectual P... Read More

Liberia: Rep. Snowe 'Stops' Second Reading of His Proposed Religious Holiday Bill - Sente Pro-Tempore Discloses

MONROVIA, June 16 -- Senate Pro-Tempore Albert Chie has told a group of clergymen that Senator Edwin Melvin of Snowe Bomi County has requested the Senate not to allow the second reading of his propose... Read More

Ministry of Agriculture and the Japan International Cooperation Agency Launch "LibRice" for Smallholder Farmers in Bong County

Monrovia, June 16 -- The Ministry of Agriculture and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has launched what they termed as LibRice in an attempt to improve rice production in Liberia. Th... Read More