January 16, 2020-Monrovia: The President of the Republic, H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah, has nominated Ms. Jeanine Cooper as Liberia’s new Minister of Agriculture. Her nomination is subject to confirmation by the Liberian Senate. A release from the Executive Mansion stated that President Weah made the nomination Thursday, 16 January 2020, following months of a rigorous vetting process. Ms. CooperRead more
Monthly Archives: January 2020
January 16, 2020-Monrovia: Violent protest has erupted at the Capitol Hill with the throwing of stones from pro and anti-protesters against the alleged involvement of Rep. Hassan Kiazolu in a rape Scandal Earlier this morning, group of women from District 17 and parts adjacent gathered at the capitol building to demand a speedy investigation into the matter. They chanted anti-rapeRead more
Breaking: Rep. Hassan Kiazolu In Alleged Rape Scandal As District 17 Women Petitions House of Representatives’ Action
Monrovia-January 16, 2020: Scores of Women from District #17, Montserrado County and parts adjacent, are today Thursday January 16, 2020 gathering at the grounds of the Capitol to protest an alleged Rape incident involving their representative, Hon. Hassan Kiazolu. Rep. Kiazolu, Chair of the Unity Party Legislative Caucus, recently came under criticism over remarks made on plans to impeach PresidentRead more
“Henry Costa Over Will Not Be Turn Over To Liberian Government” Says Sierra Leone’s Information Minister.
Speaking to BBC Focus On Africa, Sierra Leonean Information Mohamed Swaray said Henry Costa will not be turned over to the Liberian government. The Minister said Mr.Costa is enjoying all of his privileges as contained in several human rights protocols and that Sierra Leone as a soverenign democracy will not take dictation from any government. Mr. Costa was prevented fromRead more
Liberia’s Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor has finally opened up against the Weah-led government. Vice President Howard-Taylor in a letter to Senate Protemp Albert Chie said she is yet to receive financial allotments stipulated in her 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 budgets. The Vice President complained about the lack of budgetary support to her office, something she said is hampering the smooth operationsRead more