Monthly Archives: June 2019

National Cassava Producers Union Of Liberia To Export 1,000 metric-tons Of Dry Cassava To China

The expected exportation of chipped Cassava to China is based on the Union’s frantic desire to see Liberian Cassava farmers self-reliant and productive. It can be recalled that during the official launched of the National Cassava Producers Union of Liberia (NCPUL) on April 27, 2019 in Melekie Town, Electoral District #3 Bong County Mr. Emmanuel S. L. Tamba president of

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Dubai’s Council General To Liberia Pays Courtesy Visit To Speaker Chambers – Held Discussions Bordering On Trade And Investments

Amb. Arun Panchariya, Council-General of the Emirate of Dubai with extended representation for the UAE, has paid a courtesy visit to the Office of the Speaker of the 54th Legislature, Dr. Bhofal Chambers. The UAE’s envoy in a meeting with Dr. Chambers says his visit is countenance on the prospects of President Weah’s recent visit to the UAE and he

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Ministry of Justice Releases List Of Alleged Corrupt Officials And Institutions To Stand Trial

The Ministry of Justice has released a Partial official List of Individuals and institutions investigated and Audited by the LACC and the GAC who were found liable and are hereby mandated by the office of the State Prosecutor to unconditionally RESTITUTE the within stated amounts to the Government of Liberia to avert possible prosecution Listing of LACC reports received from

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Government Indicts Yekeh, Others

Five out of 21 persons have been indicted, including District #10 lawmaker, Yekeh Kolubah. Those who indicted are Oliver C. Konneh, Abu Keita, Mohammeh S. Keita, Joehnson Kpor, Mohammeh A. Kaba and Representative Yekeh Y. Kolubah. Representative Kolubah and others were charged with crimes of aggravated assault, criminal attempt to commit murder, kidnapping and criminal facilitation and solicitation. Representative Kolubah,

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Ellen Took US$100m Loan Without Legislative Ratification

In the wake of controversies over a US$100 million provided by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to the Government of Liberia during the regime of former Liberian President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, which the international body classified as loan to Liberia, the Government of Liberia has strongly argued that the fund to the government was a grant as it was not ratified

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NEC Sets July 8 For By-Elections – Receives Over US$600,000

The National Elections Commission (NEC) has set a new date for the conduct of the combined Montserrado Senatorial and Representative By-elections. Addressing a news conference yesterday, NEC Chairman, Cllr. Jerome Korkoya disclosed that the conduct of the by-elections in Montserrado is still on course, but with some adjustments. He said due to the financial constraints, the Commission has set July

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Liberia, Ghana, EU-NSA Project Share Perspectives

The European Union Non-State Actors (EU-NSA) Project teams in Ghana have concluded a meeting and shared perspectives on project implementation with an emphasis on progress, lesson learned and way forward in the two countries. The meeting was held in Monrovia recently when the Ghanaian team comprising of representatives from Nature and Development Foundation (NDF) and Tropenbos International Ghana paid a

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