Monthly Archives: June 2019

In Kingsville’s Shooting: Police Admits Use Of Live Bullets, Dismisses Death Report

The Liberia National Police has confirmed the discharge of live bullets by some officers of the LNP during a violent demonstration in Kingsville, District#1, Montserrado County, but dismissed reports that the shooting led to the death of a person. Police Spokesman, Moses Carter speaking on a local radio station yesterday denied reports that at least one person was killed by

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78 LEC Employees Trained By National Power Training Center Of Nigeria

The National Power Training Center of Nigeria (NAPTIN) through the Capacity Building Program of the West African Power Poll (WAPP) has completed the training and certification of 78 employees of the Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC). The certification ceremony, which was the climax of the capacity building program was held on Wednesday, June 19 at the Corina Hotel in Sinkor. The

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Editorial: Stabilizing The Nation’s Economy: Will The Weah’s Administration Adhere To The IMF’s Recommendations?

When President George M. Weah addressed the nation on several national issues, including the deepening economic situation, he informed the Liberian people that a team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was by then expected in the country soon to create an IMF program tailored for Liberia. He told Liberians that such a program will help us to take the

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To Resuscitate Economy: IMF Proposes Credible, Equitable Wage Restructuring

The visiting International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission to Liberia has concluded its visit with the advancement of several recommendations to the Government of Liberia(GOL) to help ease the country’s challenging economic problem. At the end of the IMF mission, led by Mika Saito, she noted that following a series of external shocks including a fall in key commodity prices, the

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DWF Blasts Baptist Prelate For Indulging Into Selective, Political Advocacy

The civil society group, Democratic Watch Forum (DWF) has blasted Baptist Preacher, Rev. Joseph Gardea Johnson for indulging into selective and politically driven advocacy since the inception of the George Weah Government. The civil society group said Rev. Johnson who can be remembered for speaking loudly against societal vices in the past no matter where they occurred, has surprisingly changed

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A Great Loss” Weah Describes Sen. Dagoseh’s Death; As He Signs Book Of Condolence

President Dr. George Manneh Weah has signed the book of condolence for fallen Grand Cape Mount County Senator, Edward B. Dagoseh, describing his passing as a great loss to the Liberian nation. The Liberian President and an array of government officials on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, arrived at the rotunda of the Capitol Building where they signed the book of

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