Monthly Archives: July 2018

House Approves Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom

A law promoting free speech, expression, independence and the safety of the Liberian Press, known as Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom, has been approved by the Honorable House of Representatives. The House amended (cancel) or modified the Liberian Codes Revised, Penal Law of 1978 of the Republic of Liberia, Chapter 11, by repealing section 11:11 on criminal libel

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Weah Accepts Executive Governor of Central Bank Milton Weeks Resignation

President George Manneh Weah has received and accepted the resignation of the Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, Hon. J. Milton Weeks. The President commended Hon. Weeks for his service to the nation and wished him well in his future endeavors. A successor to Governor Weeks will be announced shortly according to the Executive Mansion Website. In another

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LFA Sets July 21 For Extraordinary Congress To Amend Statutes

Stakeholders of Liberian Football will on July 21, 2018, conduct an another Extra-Ordinary Congress for the sole purpose of making an amendment to the December 2017 revised Liberia Football Association (LFA). This follows the recommendation from the World Parent body of football FIFA after disputes in the April 14 elections reached FIFA. Two sticky issues in the LFA statutes which

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Conqueror Wins 2018 LAF National Club Championship Title

Conquerors Athletics Club has won the 2018 National Club Athletics Championship on Saturday snatching seven gold medals. The male and female athletes of Conquerors amassed 63 points which put them on top of the log to shove Liberty Athletics Club of retaining the championship title. The 2017 winner of the Liberia Athletic Federation National Club Championship, Liberty, accrued 57 points,

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Oilers And Pointers In Basketball Final

Despite the rain, several boycotts and poor publicity of the Liberia Basketball Federation 2018 Championship race, the competition has entered its grand finale. The “clubs stayed away” from the competition did not halt the competition even though many matches happened without spectators. The season reached its final round with both LPRC Oilers and Harbel Pointers eliminating their respective opponents to

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“Liberia Is Ready For Business” Speaker Chambers Asserts; Welcomes New South African Ambassador

House Speaker Bhofal Chambers has reaffirmed Liberia’s commitment to improving its bilateral and multilateral international relationships with countries across the world. Speaking over the weekend at his Capitol Building Office, Speaker Chambers told the newly accredited South African Ambassador to Liberia, Vanapalan Punjanathan Moodley that the Government of Liberia remains committed to fostering the longstanding bilateral relationship between countries with

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