Author Archives: The Monrovia Times

Pres. Weah Extends Sympathy to Fallen Police Commissioner’s Family

President George Weah herewith extends heartfelt condolence to the Gray family and the entire law enforcement community on the passing of their son and colleague, Police Commissioner Miekee Gray. Commissioner Gray’s death has created a deep void within the law enforcement community and his service to Nation has left an indelible mark in our hearts. He will forever be remembered

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West Point To Be Modernize As President Weah Signs Historic Deed

President George Manneh Weah has signed the historic Deed to the slum community of West Point, which paves way for the transformation of the Township into a modern community. The Deed otherwise referred to as the Development Grant was presented to the Liberian leader in June of this year for his signature following the conduct of multiple surveys involving the

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Liberian Jollof Rice Win 2018 Atlanta and Washington DC Jollof Festival

Liberia has won the 2nd annual Jollof Festival held by Afropolitan Insights at the historic Union Market in Washington, DC. Jollof otherwise known as Jollof Rice is an African cuisine popular in the West African Sub-region and cooked in different style depending on which country you visit. Recently, the topic has been trending on social media as to which country

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Breaking News: Liberia National Police Former Traffic Col. Director Mickey Gray Is Dead

Reports reaching The Monrovia Times indicates that former Traffic Director of the Liberian National Police Col. Mickey Gray is dead. Details surrounding the death of Col. Gray are sketchy but sources closer to the family says he died of Hypertension otherwise known as high blood pressure. Mickey Served the Liberian National Police with dedication and distinction for many years The

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President Weah Appoints New Executive Governor of Central Bank

Following the resignation of Liberia’s Central Bank Governor Milton Weeks, Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 appointed Mr. Nathaniel R. Patray as the New Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia. It can be recalled that during a general staff meeting on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, governor Weeks informed the Central Bank Staff that he

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Thomas Woewiyu Convicted Of Hiding Past As Liberian War Criminal

A Delaware County man accused of hiding his past as a top lieutenant to Liberian warlord Charles Taylor was convicted Tuesday on federal immigration fraud charges – the second historic verdict of its kind in Philadelphia and one that recharged calls for an end to impunity in the West African nation where war criminals have largely gone unpunished for decades.

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House Approves Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom

A law promoting free speech, expression, independence and the safety of the Liberian Press, known as Kamara Abdullah Kamara Act of Press Freedom, has been approved by the Honorable House of Representatives. The House amended (cancel) or modified the Liberian Codes Revised, Penal Law of 1978 of the Republic of Liberia, Chapter 11, by repealing section 11:11 on criminal libel

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