Author Archives: Lisa Diasay

Anti-Same Sex Marriage Bill Surfaces At Liberian Legislature

Monrovia: A bill to criminalize Same-Sex Marriage in Liberia has been resubmitted at the plenary of the House of Representatives for further action. The Bill was contained in a letter from Lofa County District #3 Representative Clarence Massaquoi which was read in the 5thday Sitting of the Extraordinary Session of the House of Representatives. Unlike the west where Homosexuality is

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Monrovia Faces Imminent Disaster If

Monrovia: Preliminary outcome of a study conducted on Monrovia Metropolitan areas has depicted scary pictures of imminent disaster if actions are not taken to immediately avert coastal erosion in several parts of Monrovia. The outcome of the ‘engineering and safeguards assessment’ on the coastal area of Monrovia Metropolitan areas released on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at the Ministry of Foreign

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Two Lawmakers Differ over House ‘Probe’ of Missing Billions

Monrovia: The alleged mission billions Liberian Dollars debate has surfaced at the House of Representatives with some lawmakers opposing a separate investigation by plenary on the matter. Rep. Mariamu Fofana and Clarence Massaquoi both of Lofa County have surmised that the plenary’s decision to probe the missing billion indicates ‘vindication of Oneself’ out of the entire missing money saga, noting

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‘Creeping Dictatorship’ – Open Liberia Terms Pres. Weah’s Proposal On Cancellation Of Tenured Positions

Monrovia: Open Liberia has termed Pres.George Weah’s recent proposal on the Cancelation of all tenured positions as an element to create, patronize and perpetuate a celebrated democratic dictator in the country’s governance system. President Weah’s proposal was contained in a letter submitted to the Legislature while he requested an extraordinary session to discuss key national issues pertinent amongst them is

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Liberia To Open Bid On Oil Sector

Monrovia: Amid huge economic woes in the country, Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah has announced the hosting of an oil exploration bid which will increase the country’s revenue in oil production and ways for investment. The Bid Round is expected to kick start in 2019 for several explorations including the Harper Basin exploration in which the government called on interested

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Neurosurgeons Pledge Partnership for Improved HealthCare Delivery

Monrovia- Several medical practitioners mainly Neurosurgeons, Nurses, and Technicians from the Korle-Bu Neuroscience Foundation (KBNF) have arrived in the country to carry out a three-week surgical operation with complicated cases in Liberia. The team is expected to provide care and treatment including operation to more than 1,000 children, elderly among others. The operation will kick off at the Jackson F.

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With Hike In Petroleum Price, EFF Liberia Calls For Audit Of LPRC MD

The Economic Freedom Fighters of Liberia (EFFL) has expressed dismay over the increase in petroleum price across the country. The revolutionary grassroots political institution wants the new LPRC Managing Director Nyemadi Pearson audited including all tanks thereof for spot verification of products amidst LPRC claims no shortage. The EFFL said it is regrettable that LPRC management and the government are

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