Monthly Archives: June 2019

Liberians Gear Up For June 7 Protest As Diaspora Liberians Feels The Brunt Of Protest

On Friday, thousands of Liberians will gather in Monrovia to protest against the George Weah led government for untold economic hardship facing the country that is according to a group of Liberians under the Banner “Council Of Patriots” organizers of the protest. As the day draws closer, Liberians around waterside, Duala, Gardnerville, and Paynesville were seen purchasing and stockpiling on

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My Mother Told Me Not To Forget Market Women,” Says President Weah – Dedicates New Market Building

Monrovia, Liberia: President George Manneh Weah has dedicated yet another modern market hall in Paynesville, describing Liberian marketers who are predominantly women as reliable engines of growth and strong pillars of national transformation. He said Liberian market women bear the brunt of family life in molding future leaders and contributing significantly to economic growth and therefore must be supported to

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COP Insists On Weah, Not Jewel To Receive Petition

The Council of Patriots (COP), organizers of the planned June 7 protest are demanding that their petition be received by President George Manneh Weah and not Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor, a member of the group, Sen. Oscar Cooper told reporters on Wednesday. Senator Cooper speaking at the residence of embattled Montserrado District #10 Representative Yekeh Kolubah at the Old Road,

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Liberian Government Execute Search Warrant At Representative Yekeh Kolubah’s Residence Following Court Orders

Monrovia: The Monrovia City Court on Wednesday granted a request by the Liberian government for a warrant to search the home of the Montserrado District # 10 lawmaker Yekeh Kolubah. Our reporter who witnessed the search said even though court sheriffs executing the search failed to present a copy of the warrant to have an understanding of what was being

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Education Ministry Warns Against Graduation Of 12th Graders Ahead of WASSCE Official Results, Urge Parents To Send Their Children To School On June 7

The Liberian Government says it will not hesitate to deal with any school found graduating 12th graders before the official release of the 2019 WASSCE results. Speaking at a news conference in Monrovia, Education Minister Professor Ansu Sonni said all secondary schools are to await the official results from WAEC before graduating any student, stating it won’t encourage anything termed

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SRC Employees Rubbished Green Advocate’s Sexual Harassment Claim

Liberia: In the wake of an alleged sexual harassment report published by Green Advocate in 2019 against the management of the Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC), several employees of the Company including men, women and students have rubbished the report. The employees at an elaborate meeting held in German Camp #4 on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 said at no time has

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