Monthly Archives: July 2018

Tanker Spill Caused Chaos In Slipway Community

Slipway in Central Monrovia was a scene of attention when residents who had gone on a rescue mission abandoned their mission for spilled fuel. They were attempting to save the life of a man yet to be properly identified, who almost got killed in a motor accident. A fuel tanker heading to an unknown destination experienced failure while climbing the

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Caf Hands Liberian Referee Jerry Yekeh And 10 Ghanaian Referees Provisional Ban

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has handed down a provisional ban for Liberia’s Deputy Chief Football referee Jerry Yekeh and ten Ghanaian referees following the release of a video by an undercover Ghanaian Journalist, Anas A. Anas. Jerry Yekeh and the ten Ghanaian Referees will have to make appearances before a Caf disciplinary board on 5th August to clear

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Special Presidential Taskforce Begins Engagement -Kick Starts ‘Vigorous’ Approach To Clean Monrovia, Paynesville

Ahead of Liberia’s Independence Day celebration, the newly constituted joint task force that was commissioned by President George M. Weah to clean Monrovia, Paynesville and its environs, has embarked on the implementation of the mandate. In a Monrovia City Corporation release issued in Monrovia over the weekend, the joint-taskforce began its operations on Saturday, July 7, 2018 from Freeport to

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Importance Of Girls Education Emphasized -As VP Taylor Intones At British Parliament

Liberia’s Vice President, Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor has stressed the significance of educating females in Sub-Saharan Africa. In her speech delivered recently, at the British House of Parliament in London, the Liberian Vice President named the change factors as eliminating extreme poverty on the African continent; working to change the biases against education for girls; showcasing and celebrating women of excellence

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IREED, Others Petition Legislature on Tax Reform

The Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD), Liberian Business Association (LIBA), Patriotic Entrepreneurs of Liberia (PATEL), National Customs Brokers Association of Liberia (NCBAL), and the Federation of Liberian Youth (FLY) has petitioned the Legislature, calling on the Lawmakers to institute a major tax reforms in the Country. In their petition submitted to the Legislature recently, the organizations stated a

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LFA To Hold Presidential Election In August. But…

At long last, football stakeholders could conclude the April 14, 2018 Football Election as Executives Committee of the Liberia Football Association (LFA) has set a tentative timetable for the election. LFA President, Musa Bility told State Radio Super Sports Program at the weekend that the much delay LFA Presidential Election will take place two weeks after the July 21, 2018

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