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Liberia’s Delegation To The 2018 IMF – World Bank Annual Meetings Score Big Gains

The Liberian Delegation to the 2018 IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings held in Bali, Indonesia returns to Liberia after scoring big successes at the Meetings. The Delegation was headed by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning and comprised the Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, the Minister of Public Works, the President of the Liberia Bank for Development and

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To Advance Women’s Leadership and Participation in Liberia Amb. Endee Calls for an Open Sheroes Liberian Chapter

Liberia’s Culture Ambassador Julie Endee has urged for an open Sheroes Foundation in the midst of promoting women’s participation at leadership levels in Liberia, African and the world. Madam Julie Endee statement comes in the wake of the grand opening of a three day Sheroes Forum in Monrovia, with several international Sheroes consisting Malawi’s former President Joyce Banda, Zimbabwe former

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Pres. Weah Terms Rape As An ‘Unacceptable Cancer’ – Pledges full Commitment To Fight The Menace

Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah has described crimes of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence against women and girls especially rape as unacceptable cancer. Pres. Weah made the assertion during the start of a three day 2018 Sheroes Forum in Monrovia. The International Sheroes Forum held under the theme “Advancing women participation in leadership” focuses on accessing gains made over the period

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Witchcraft Activities Under Legislative Mirror – As Lawmaker Vowed To Introduce Bill To End Impunity Against Wizards

“Sometimes you will hear a person confessing that they are cause of the road not being constructed, they are the one who caused the death of a person, but those people have not been punished by any law,” Nimba County District #8 Representative Larry Younquoi intoned when he appeared on a local radio talk show in Monrovia recently. According to

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“Security Sector Urged to Fast-Track Gender Policy

The need for gender to be enshrined in the security sector policies have been echoed at a one day dialogue organized by Medica Liberia on the Gender Mainstreaming in Monrovia recently. The dialogue held under the theme: “Mainstreaming Gender within the Security Sector, Taking stock of the gains and gaps identifying ways forward” focused on efforts to strengthen and support

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Weah Linked To Corruption? COCUBOMB Wants His Properties, Others Investigated

COCUBOMB, an umbrella group of Liberians, advocating for the return of the alleged missing Liberian L$16 Billion has called on the International Community through the United States Embassy near Monrovia to investigate the “rapid and suspicious acquisition of giant-sized properties” by President George Manneh Weah and some high-ranking public officials in just 8 months. The group also appealed to the

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Murder Case Takes Dramatic Turn – As Fake Lawyer ‘Extorts’ L$24,000 to Defend Accused Murderer

Police in Bong County has charged and sent to Court a man believed to be in his early 40s for alleged impersonation and theft of property. Suspect Emmanuel Tamba allegedly extorted about L$24,000 to provide legal services in a murder case involving Defendant Tegeh Ricks. Tegeh Ricks has been charged with murder in connection to the death of a woman.

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