Monthly Archives: June 2018

US$6 Billion Needed For Pro-Poor Agenda -Says Deputy Minister Flomo

Deputy Minister for Economic Management at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) Augustus J. Flomo says the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) government needs US$6 billion to achieve its Pro-Poor Agenda in the next five to six years. Flomo made the disclosure recently in Ganta at the start of a three-day national traditional leaders’ conference on the government’s

Read more

Chess Grandmaster Nigel Short Visits Liberia Chess Federation

For the first time, Liberia Chess Federation has received one of Chess’s greatest players, Grandmaster Nigel David Short who is ranked 65 among the top 100 World Chess Players. Nigel David Short arrived in Liberia Friday and was met on arrival by scores of Liberian Chess Players as well as officials of the Liberia Chess Federation. Speaking toTheMonrovia Times Nigel

Read more

“Lack of Fire Trucks Impedes Firefight” -LNFS Boss Alarms

The Director-General of the Liberia Fire Service Agency (LFSA) Col. Alex K. Dixon says the agency lacks fire trucks to fight fires and save lives and properties. Speaking recently at the Ministry of Information’s regular press briefing on Capitol Hill in Monrovia, Col. Dixon disclosed that he met two fire trucks at the entity which is not enough to carry

Read more